Insufficient evidence against Robbie dos Santos

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PHILIPSBURG/WILLEMSTAD – Lottery king Robbie dos Santos has been released from prison today. This morning the Court of Appeal in Curaçao ruled that the Public Prosecutor’s Office has not provided sufficient evidence to detain Dos Santos any longer on suspicion of involvement in the murder of politician Helmin Wiels in Curaçao. At a quarter More...

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By Online Editor On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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The National Ombudsman will visit Bonaire, Saba and Statia in November

CARIBBEAN –This November, the National Ombudsman’s team will be visiting the Caribbean Netherlands. Three times a year, the researchers come to Bonaire, Saba, and Statia to assist residents with their More...

investigation
By Online Editor On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Arrest made in Maximus investigation

In connection to the ongoing Maximus investigation, suspect R.A.d.S. of Curaçao was arrested this morning, November 18th, 2019, on Sint Maarten. The Public Prosecution Service had filed a request with the supervisory More...

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By Online Editor On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
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DCNA convention 2019: Youth participation, nature management and science organizations united at a lively gathering in Bonaire

Kralendijk – The DCNA convention on Bonaire was recently the backdrop for the start of a new phase of international nature management in the Dutch Caribbean, with a special focus on the future. The recently More...

The unique nature of the Dutch Caribbean - sea - fish - water
By Online Editor On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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The Upcoming Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance Convention to be a Symposium for and by Nature Experts, Researchers, Managers and the Youth

Kralendijk – The upcoming convention of the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) will be taking place on Bonaire this year and will focus on youth participation, marine park management, coral restoration, More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
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RFHL one step closer to closing Scotia transaction

Port of Spain, Trinidad – Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) is now one step closer to expanding its reach within the Caribbean region. The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has approved the application More...

Republic Bank logo on building
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
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Republic Bank close to taking over Scotiabank

Port of Spain, Trinidad – Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) is now one step closer to expanding its reach within the Caribbean region. The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has approved the application More...

StMaartenNews Opinion
By The Publisher On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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A thoughtful expose

By Hilbert Haar Running a country is not a profitable business. If the Netherlands, or St. Maarten or Curacao for that matter, had been private sector businesses they would have had to close their doors a long time More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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Schotte’s fundraiser gets the cold shoulder

WILLEMSTAD - Maria Ruiz, the mother of former Prime Minister of Curacao Gerrit Schotte has initiated a Gofundme-campaign in an attempt to collect the money Schotte has to pay back to the Public Prosecutor’s Office More...