Many children in Curacao without school supplies

School Bags photo SIGE (Curacao, Caribisch Netwerk)

WILLEMSTAD – Caribisch Netwerk writes that the new school year has started and again it appears that quite a few families can urgently use help with the purchase of school supplies. “My grandson is not going to school yet because he has no pens, pencils, folders and no sneakers,” says grandma C. who takes care of two grandchildren. She More...

by The Publisher | Published 2 days ago
Pictures by © Berber van Beek    https://www.facebook.com/studiorootzphotography/ or www.studiorootz.com
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
0 Comments

CBCS Traa during VBC luncheon: Supply side of the economy requires more attention

WILLEMSTAD — During a luncheon of the Curaçao Business Association (“Vereniging Bedrijfsleven Curaçao”), Mr. Bob Traa, acting president of the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS), sparked More...

Go Pay cartoon
By The Publisher On Monday, August 19th, 2019
0 Comments

MOTION SAYS “GO PAY”

PHILIPSBURG – On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, during a continuation meeting with the minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI), Miklos Gitterson, a motion was presented More...

MP Rolando Brison in Parliament
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 18th, 2019
0 Comments

MP Rolando Brison refutes legal review of his inquiry-proposal by Dutch attorney

PHILIPSBURG – In response to the criticism expressed by Dutch attorney Wim van Sambeek in an article titled “Mullet Bay Parliamentary Inquiry-proposal fully misses the point”, member of Parliament Rolando More...

Wim van Sambeek - Dutch civil attorney
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 18th, 2019
0 Comments

“Inquiry-proposal fully misses the point” says Dutch civil law attorney

PHILIPSBURG – There is no justification for spending half a million guilders on a parliamentary inquiry into Mullet Bay of which the outcome will be that the beach is public. That is the opinion of civil law More...

MP Rolando Brison submits proposal
By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
0 Comments

Mullet Bay parliamentary inquiry-proposal to parliament

PHILIPSBURG – United St. Maarten Party (USp) Member of Parliament Rolando Brison submitted his proposal for a parliamentary inquiry into the status of the Mullet Bay property to parliament today, Tuesday, August More...

Screenshot Late Night with Andrew Dick - 1 Aug 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, August 2nd, 2019
0 Comments

A racist rant

By Hilbert Haar The clip of the July 31 episode of Late Night with Andrew Dick is nowhere to be found anymore on the internet. The amateur-hour so-called comedy show – did you ever notice that Dick is unable More...

KPSM Presentation Progress Committee SXM - 30 Jul 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, August 1st, 2019
0 Comments

Police Force receives work-visit from Progress Committee

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday July 30th the Police Chief Carl John and Management team received a scheduled work-visit from the Progress Committee. During this visit Chief John gave the committee an extensive More...

Cargo Plane at SXM Airport
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
0 Comments

Venezuelan gold bars confiscated

AIRPORT — On Sunday, July 14th at approximately 04.45 p.m., a routine joint control was carried out at the Princess Juliana International Airport between the Customs Department and the Alpha Team on board More...

truck
By Online Editor On Tuesday, July 30th, 2019
0 Comments

Irresponsible transportation of garbage

Government must be held responsible for the reckless transportation of garbage by individuals and garbage haulers. Flat bed trucks and garbage containers can be seen with garbage or garbage bags falling onto the More...