All about Sanctions Law

By Edition On Monday, July 27th, 2015

Designation of terrorist not without formal law

WILLEMSTAD - The Advisory Council (RvA) indicates to the government that the local designation of terrorists, as included in the Sanctions Act, must be based on a formal law and must be with the necessary guarantees More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

PS not convinced of the value amendment Sanctions Law

WILLEMSTAD - Coalition party Pueblo Soberano (PS) is not yet convinced of the usefulness of amending the Sanctions National Ordinance. This became clear during last Saturday’s weekly meeting of the party. During More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

The real reason behind the Sanction law

Right now Refineria Isla, a mainstay of Curaçao's economy, is refining Russian Crude. The acceptance of the Sanctions laws basically means closing of Isla Refinery. Case in point, they used Dutch born, Curaçao More...

Premier Asjes
By Edition On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Asjes defiant – “Government supports sanctions law”

WILLEMSTAD - "I'm in politics and I do not play baseball." This was declared by the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Ivar Asjes during the weekly press conference of the Council of Ministers (RVM). He responded to the More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Monday, February 2nd, 2015

Kingdom Sanctions Law delayed

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - The treatment of the Kingdom  Sanctions Lawis delayed until the last week of February. The controversial bill was initially for this week on the agenda of the Lower House of the Dutch Parliament. The More...

By Edition On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Curaçao MP: “Politicians in The Hague are terrorists”

WILLEMSTAD - Politicians in The Hague are terrorists who threaten the Curaçao society. This is according to Jaime Cordoba, MP for the ruling party Pueblo Soberano (PS). He made this declaration during the weekly More...