Tag archive for ‘curacao’
Tjarda Tazelaar - dealmaker voor VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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UTS takeover biggest privatization deal ever in Dutch Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD, CURACAO — Cable & Wireless Communications, part of the Liberty Latin America listed on NASDAQ Global Select Market, has acquired all shares in United Telecommunication Services held by the More...

Gerrit Schotte Youtube video
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...

Jetair Caribbean F70 aircraft
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
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JetAir Caribbean almost ready to fly

PHILIPSBURG — Insel Air may be bankrupt but its successor is almost ready to take to the skies. JetAir Caribbean a company owned by Antonio Ribeiro (Tony), who with his CEO Robert Maas, has already brought More...

Cargo Ship Midnight Stone
By The Publisher On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Cargo ship Midnight Stone with humanitarian aid turned back from Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD — Venezuelan authorities turned back the cargo ship Midnight Stone filled with humanitarian aid, goods and foods when it sailed from Curacao via Bonaire to Venezuela this past weekend. Another More...

Gerrit Schotte Cicely van der Dijs - Photo CuracaoChronicle
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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Schotte loses appeal and is no longer MP

WILLEMSTAD – Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte is no longer a member of the parliament in Curacao and the parliament was within its rights when it stopped paying his salary. Schotte, who is currently serving More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Monday, January 28th, 2019
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A semblance of intervention

By Hilbert Haar How similar is St. Maarten to Curacao? That question becomes relevant after Curacao signed an agreement with the Netherlands about economic cooperation, improving its financial management and its More...

Mark-Rutte-Rhuggenaath-Knops
By The Publisher On Monday, January 28th, 2019
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Curacao’s agreement with the Dutch: heaven or hell?

PHILIPSBURG — Last week Curacao’s Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath signed an agreement with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte. It’s rather optimistic title is ‘Samenwerkingsconvenant Groeistrategie Curacao’ More...

Bell statue and flag - 20180613 HH
By The Publisher On Friday, January 25th, 2019
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Bosman-law gives St. Maarten more control over independence

PHILIPSBURG — The Dutch parliamentary committee Kingdom Relations postponed handling a draft initiative kingdom law submitted by VVD parliamentarian André Bosman this week until there is an advice from the More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Financial supervision remains in place for another three years

PHILIPSBURG – St. Maarten and Curacao will remain under financial supervision until at least 2021. The committee that evaluated the countries’ level of compliance with the Kingdom law financial supervision More...

vromi minister giterson visit vvrp curacao
By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018
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Giterson Working To Improve Functionality of VROMI Departments

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI) Miklos Giterson recently returned from a working visit to the Ministry of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning More...