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By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018

Amending Constitution is not a priority

WILLEMSTAD - Foreigners who have lived in Curaçao for more than 10 years will not be able to vote in the parliamentary elections for the time being. The proposal of the opposition party MFK of the former Prime More...

SXM Parliament
By Edition On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

St. Maarten: MP Brison to Minister of Finance: Respect our Constitution Follow your own advice

PHILIPSBURG - Member of Parliament MP Rolando Brison for the USP faction, has expressed disappointment in the Minister of Finance for his handling thus far of the country’s 2019 budget. The budget, which as per More...

By Edition On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Cuba modernizes 42-year-old constitution

HAVANA - Cuba is going to adjust its constitution. The current constitution of the communist country dates from 1976 when the Cold War was still in full swing. A number of modernizations will be implemented, but More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Process to amend Constitution resumes, despite protest Statia

THE HAGUE – The Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament has started the process of the second reading to amend the Dutch Constitution to embed the constitutional basis of Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba and to More...

Prime Ministers Office
By Edition On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Extra meeting Kingdom Government on Friday

THE HAGUE – The Kingdom Council of Ministers may very well decide this Friday to annul the National Decree of the new Curaçao Government to postpone the April 28 elections. Curaçao Governor Lucille George-Wout More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Minister Camelia-Römer: “It’s a shame that MPs do not know the Constitution!”

WILLEMSTAD – Minister Suzanne Camelia-Römer believes that it is a shame that those who are supposed to know better are acting the way they do, referring to the Members of Parliament that know that they are acting More...

By Edition On Monday, January 16th, 2017

Suspension Member of Parliament not possible yet

WILLEMSTAD – According to the Council of Advice (RvA) it is not possible to suspend a suspicious Member of Parliament who has not yet been finally convicted. This cannot be done simply by adopting a Country Ordinance, More...

Armin Konket
By Edition On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Konket: “Minister Balborda is violating his oath”

WILLEMSTAD – The opposition party PAR, through Armin Konket MP, has noted that the Member of Parliament for the coalition party PNP, Humphrey Davelaar gave Minister Earl Balborda till Wednesday, March 4, 12:30 More...

By Edition On Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Grenadians to vote on constitutional changes in February 2015

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada - February 10 next year is the date announced for Grenadians to vote in a referendum on changes to the country’s constitution. Deputy Prime Minister Elvin Nimrod announced during Tuesday’s More...