Tag archive for ‘Netherlands’
By The Publisher On Saturday, March 30th, 2024

Jorien Wuite appointed to Dutch Social Economic Council

PHILIPSBURG — Former member of the Dutch parliament Jorien Wuite has been appointed as a crown-member of the Social Economic Council (SER) in the Netherlands, dossierkoninkrijksrelaties.nl reports. Minister More...

By Online Editor On Wednesday, November 27th, 2019

Haviser in Netherlands National Archaeological Congress at Apeldoorn

Apeldoorn– From November 17-24, resident St. Maarten archaeologist, Dr. Jay Haviser, was in a National Congress session representing the Caribbean part of the Kingdom. The Netherlands National Archaeological More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Minister Plenipotentiary Wuite & Cabinet Welcomes Deputy Minister Somersall. Continues with Courtesy Calls

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — On Monday July 16, the Minister and Cabinet members welcomed the Deputy Minister Plenipotentiary, Michael Somersall at Schiphol Airport as he arrived to take up his More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

The Sint Maarten House: Re-brand, Revive and Reposition

THE HAGUE — THE NETHERLANDS –The recently appointed Minister and Deputy Minister Plenipotentiary of Sint Maarten in the Romeo-Marlin Cabinet II coming forth out of the United Democrats and Sint Maarten More...

By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Joint visit of the police chiefs of Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten and the BES to the Netherlands  

Last week the Board of Police Chiefs, consisting of the police chiefs of Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten and the BES islands, was on a working visit in the Netherlands. The visit of the police chiefs also included More...

By The Publisher On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Netherlands takes over in Statia

THE HAGUE – The Netherlands takes over the tasks of the island-government in Statia, State Secretary Raymond Knops (Kingdom Relations) announced on Monday. The island council will be dismantled and the commissioners More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016


The story about Antillean students who feel like outsiders in the Netherlands deserves some further thought. Obviously, we do not condone or support discrimination in any way. Yet we know that it exists, not only More...