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Preventive search action and traffic checks in cooperation between the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee and KPCN

The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee (Koninklijke Marechaussee (KMar)) and the Dutch Caribbean Police Force (Korps Politie ...

News item | 22-06-2021 | 17:54

Leniency regulation if overstaying free period ends on first of July

Due to the travel restrictions that were introduced on the 14th of March, 2020 in connection with the COVID-19 crisis, there are ...

News item | 21-06-2021 | 21:11

Renewed procedure for establishing a new school in the Caribbean Netherlands

The recently introduced law ‘Meer Ruimte voor Nieuwe Scholen’ (More Room for New Schools) has been in force in the Caribbean ...

News item | 15-06-2021 | 22:47

State secretary Paul Blokhuis visits Curacao and Bonaire

State Secretary Paul Blokhuis of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS) will pay a working visit to Curacao and Bonaire  from June 12th ...

News item | 11-06-2021 | 20:39

More buying power for Caribbean Dutch residents in 2019

In 2019, the purchasing power of the Caribbean Dutch population increased compared to the previous year. This was mainly due to ...

News item | 08-06-2021 | 22:37

NWO organises Dutch Caribbean research week

In the week of June 14th 2021 NWO (Dutch Research Council) will be organising the first edition of the Dutch Caribbean Research ...

News item | 04-06-2021 | 22:26

Parental contribution for childcare will be reduced for many parents

As of July 1, 2021, childcare organizations on Bonaire and St. Eustatius will receive more subsidy from the Central Government so ...

News item | 04-06-2021 | 16:52

Start application allowance for school supplies SZW

In the Caribbean Netherlands, parents of school-going children can qualify again for a contribution towards the costs of school ...

News item | 03-06-2021 | 19:15

Boys happier than girls on Bonaire and Saba

Both on Bonaire and on Saba, boys between the age of 11 and 18 are on average more likely to report being happy than girls. The ...

News item | 01-06-2021 | 19:39

Drug smuggling identified at Bonaire International Airport

On Sunday the 23rd of May, 2021, two persons were arrested at Flamingo International Airport on suspicion of possession or ...

News item | 25-05-2021 | 12:44