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First Chamber
By Edition On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Constitution change for islands now a fact

THE HAGUE - The amendment to the Dutch Constitution to provide a constitutional basis for Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba and to establish an Electoral College has become a fact with the consent of the First Chamber More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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Recovery Saba with Dutch pre-financing

THE HAGUE/SABA - The Government of Saba has received approval to start the reconstruction works following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. An amount of US $500,000 is being made available as a pre-financing. Preliminary More...

Maria
By Edition On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hurricane Maria’s damages limited on Dutch islands

PHILIPSBURG - Hurricane Maria pulled past Sint Maarten during the early hours of Wednesday morning, at first sight without causing much damage. Sint Eustatius and Saba got more wind and rain this time around, compared More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 7th, 2017
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Mark Rutte: A lot of uncertainty about the situation in Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE - Hurrican Irma has not left any fatalities in Saba and Sint Eustatius. Whether there are deaths in St. Maarten is still unclear, said the Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte. The material damage More...

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By Edition On Saturday, July 29th, 2017
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Camelia-Römer: “Release mosquitos in Curaçao more difficult than in Saba”

WILLEMSTAD - Release mosquitoes in Curaçao as they did in Saba is not just applicable to this island. The Leeward Island wants to release 15 million male tiger mosquitos to fight the Zika virus. The female Aedes More...

Stef-Blok
By Edition On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017
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More room for other languages in legal system on the islands

THE HAGUE - Current legislation allows for the use of other languages than Dutch in cases where crime suspects are not well-versed in the Dutch language, caretaker Minister of Security and Justice Stef Blok said More...

Age Bakker
By Edition On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
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Cft chairman Age Bakker: “Saba stays on track”

An unqualified accountant’s opinion for the third time in a row. THE BOTTOM - The Board of financial supervision of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba (Cft) concluded on June 28 that Saba still has its public finances More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Two Caribbean Islands among world’s most scenic airport approaches

Saba’s Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport has the shortest commercial runway in the world. PrivateFly, a booking platform for private jet charters, recently named the world’s top 10 most scenic airport approaches, More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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Saba airport wins global travel poll

SABA – Saba’s Juancho E. Yrausquin has topped a global travel poll of the world’s most scenic airport landings, conducted by the private jet booking service PrivateFly. The results were announced on Tuesday. More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Saba nominated as top scenic landing

Saba’s Juancho Yrausquin Airport and a large part of the island seen through the window of a Winair aircraft. (Photo by Cees Timmers) SABA--Saba’s Juancho Yrausquin Airport has been nominated on this year’s More...