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By Edition On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Curaçao decor for celebration 190 years of diplomatic relations with Mexico

THE HAGUE - Curaçao is the setting for the celebration of 190 years of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of the Netherlands and Mexico. According to Rene Zwart of ABC Online Media, that was agreed today More...

Dutch government
By Edition On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Rutte III can begin: cabinet was sworn in by King Willem-Alexander

THE HAGUE - The new Dutch government can finally start working now. Al Ministers and Undersecretaries were sworn in before King Willem-Alexander today. The longest government formation process has come to an end. At More...

Toekomstig kabinet-Rutte III presenteert regeerakkoord
By Edition On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

New Dutch coalition wants closer cooperation with the Caribbean islands in the kingdom

THE HAGUE - The government agreement between the Dutch political parties VVD, CDA, D66 and Christian Union was presented to the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament yesterday after seven months of negotiations. Among More...

Sint Maarten
By Edition On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

Rutte, Hennis and Rhuggenaath to visit St. Maarten

THE HAGUE - Dutch caretaker Minister of Defence Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert will visit St. Maarten early October and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will follow suit early November. This was announced by the Dutch More...

By Edition On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Two bodies wash ashore in St. Maarten

Long-term recovery plan to be drafted, THE HAGUE - Two bodies have washed ashore in Pointe Pirouette, St. Maarten, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte confirmed on Sunday. The nationality and identity of the victims More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

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...

By Edition On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Curaçao Prime Minister wants to do business with the Netherlands

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - The new government of Curaçao wants to work more closely with the Netherlands. That’s the message Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath gave to his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte in a meeting More...

By Edition On Thursday, June 29th, 2017

King and Prime Minister Rutte receive Prime Minister of Curaçao

THE HAGUE - His Majesty the King Willem-Alexander and the Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte will receive the Prime Minister of Curaçao Eugene Rhuggenaath for an official visit. The King receives Prime Minister Rhuggenaath More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Dutch election: PM Rutte sees off anti-EU Wilders challenge

THE HAGUE - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte's party has won the most seats in parliamentary elections, exit polls say. Early results confirmed the exit polls, with his centre-right VVD Party on course for 31 out More...

By Edition On Monday, June 6th, 2016

Rutte talks with President Castro during the first visit to Cuba

HAVANA – Premier Mark Rutte was the first Dutch Prime Minister to visit Cuba. The Prime Minister traveled to the island for a summit of the Association of Caribbean countries. Rutte’s visit also included a meeting More...