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Population of the Caribbean Netherlands up by over 900

On 1 January 2022, the population of the Caribbean Netherlands stood at 27,726. This is 921 more than one year previously. The ...

News item | 28-04-2022 | 00:00

Rising inflation in the Caribbean Netherlands

In Q1 2022, consumer goods and services on Bonaire were 9.9 percent more expensive than one year previously. The inflation rate ...

News item | 26-04-2022 | 00:00

IND office on Bonaire moves

The Immigration and Naturalization Service (Immigratie en Naturalisatiedienst, IND) unit CN on Bonaire will be moving on Friday ...

News item | 12-04-2022 | 18:31

Labour day to be celebrated on 2 May

This year, Labour Day falls on a Sunday. According to the Labour Law (Arbeidswet 2000 BES), this means that Labour Day is ...

News item | 11-04-2022 | 16:01

Deputy Secretary-General of VWS visits the Windward Islands

Deputy Secretary-General Abigail Norville of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS) paid a working visit to Saba and St. ...

News item | 06-04-2022 | 21:57

Successful discharge of fuel oil BOPEC

From the 17th  to the 19th of March 2022, more than 220,000 barrels of fuel oil were pumped from BOPEC to the tanker 'Altair', ...

News item | 04-04-2022 | 20:07

Second speed meet for local job seekers and employers in the tourism sector

Plenchi di Trabou, Tourism Corporation Bonaire (TCB) and Bonaire Hotel and Tourism Association (BONHATA) are joining forces to ...

News item | 04-04-2022 | 17:24

Two stowaways found on board of tanker

The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee (Koninklijke Marechaussee, KMar) on Bonaire, in cooperation with the Port and Pilotage ...

News item | 01-04-2022 | 19:20

FIOD visits Bonaire

A delegation of the FIOD visited Bonaire on the 24th of March. The delegation consisted of: general director FIOD Niels Obbink, ...

News item | 30-03-2022 | 19:10

The Dutch Government temporarily lowers excise duty on gasoline for the Caribbean Netherlands

The Dutch government announced that in addition to the Netherlands, the excise duty on petrol on Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba ...

News item | 29-03-2022 | 17:07