Tag archive for ‘st. eustatius’
By The Publisher On Friday, January 12th, 2018

StatiaNews: Letter from Koos Sneek, Picture of the Day

Dear Editor, Through this medium I would like to comment on the article in The Daily Herald on Wednesday Jan 10th on the visit of the presidents of the first and second chamber, Mrs. Ankie-Broekers-Knol and Mrs. More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

Van Putten calls Knops “a modern Napoleon”

KRALENDIJK – Clyde van Putten calls the new State Secretary of Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops “arrogant” and “a modern Napoleon,” Ronald Muyden reports on Caribisch Netwerk. Van Putten made the statements More...

By The Publisher On Friday, November 10th, 2017

UTS presents Travel Voucher to Statia winner

Photo caption: UTS recently picked a well-deserved winner for their Summer Travel Voucher campaign held over the summer on the island of St. Eustatius as a promotion. This offer was valid for all St. Eustatius More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Van Putten’s statements are unacceptable, Statians say

ORANJESTAD – The remarks island council member Clyde van Putten made during a congress in Curacao whereby he said that Dutch soldiers would be burned and killed in the streets, have met with criticism in Statia More...

By The Publisher On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Van Putten’s death threats upset Dutch politicians

THE HAGUE – Members of the Dutch parliament are astonished about threats made by Island Council member Clyde van Putten towards Dutch military personnel on Statia, John Samson reports on Caribisch Netwerk. Van More...

By The Publisher On Friday, September 29th, 2017

Cooperating Foundations donate half a million

GREAT BAY – The Cooperating Foundations for the Caribbean of the Dutch Kingdom donate an amount of Euro 500,000 for emergency relief  to the Red Cross for the by hurricane Irma affected Dutch Caribbean islands More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Statia gets ferry service to St. Maarten

Wagendorp Passenger Services Director Ger van Langen. Photo Caribisch Netwerk GREAT BAY – Statia will get a daily ferry service to St. Maarten next year, Caribisch Netwerk reports. Currently there is no maritime More...