PHILIPSBURG – United Democrats Member of Parliament (MP) Chanel Brownbill was sentenced Tuesday by the Court of First Instance to eighteen months, fifteen of which were suspended, on three years’ probation, with 240 hours of community service, in the “Emerald” case. The Court found it proven that Brownbill had deliberately failed to declare income and […]Read More »
WILLEMSTAD – The Coast Guard Caribbean (KWCARIB) held a vessel with twenty undocumented migrants south of Curaçao in a joint action on Wednesday morning April 18. On Wednesday morning the radar operator of the Rescue and Coordination Center of the Coast Guard detected a suspicious contact on the radar south of Fuikbaai, Curaçao. The Dash-8 […]Read More »
WILLEMSTAD – Parke Tropikal (Tropical Park) will be guarded 24/7. The Willemstad zoo suffers continuously from vandalism. Yesterday it was vandalized again. Two strangers came in and took the harvest of bananas, which is grown there. The measure is very costly, but the zoo sees no other solution. In the coming weeks, the management will […]Read More »
THE HAGUE – Aruba, Curaçao and Sint-Maarten are not yet given the opportunity to appeal to an independent judge if they disagree with decisions from The Hague. The Dutch cabinet is putting the plan for a so-called dispute regulation on hold. Undersecretary of the Interior and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops says he has other priorities, […]Read More »
THE HAGUE – Dutch police officers will continue working in St. Maarten until at least September 1 and their number will be increased to 34. Dutch State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops announced this in an interview with The Daily Herald early this week. An average of 20 officers of the […]Read More »
BRIEF-Fitch Affirms Aruba’s IDR at ‘BBB-‘, Revises Outlook To Negative Reuters Full coverageRead More »
BRIEF-Fitch Affirms Aruba's IDR at 'BBB-', Revises Outlook To Negative
April 18 (Reuters) - Fitch: * FITCH AFFIRMS ARUBA'S IDR AT 'BBB-'; REVISES OUTLOOK TO NEGATIVE. * FITCH ON ARUBA SAYS RATING OUTLOOK HAS BEEN REVISED TO NEGATIVE FROM STABLE. * FITCH ON ARUBA SAYS NEGATIVE OUTLOOK REFLECTS SUBSTANTIAL DEVIATION FROM ...
WILLEMSTAD – Construction Company Ballast Nedam, which was rescued at the end of 2015 by the Turkish entrepreneur and billionaire Erman Ilicak, is back in the danger zone. With the current cash flow, the company can finance its activities until the fourth quarter of this year. To be able to continue after that, a new financing […]Read More »
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