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Winair bans Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices


With immediate effect, Samsung Galaxy Note7 devices will not be permitted in checked or carry-on baggage and may not be carried on board any Winair flight, according to a statement from the airline on Tuesday. Customers travelling with this device will not be permitted to travel. The phones also cannot …

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Plasterk promises more attention to exploitation costs.


Minister Ronald Plasterk intends to give more attention to maintenance costs of projects in Caribbean Netherlands. He promised this during the discussion of the budget for Kingdom Relations. Questions about the tackling of poverty remained largely unanswered, because this is a responsibility of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment. CDA MP …

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Bosman and van Raak call for completion of independence trajectory

Member of the Second Chamber André Bosman of the VVD party. (File photo)

The trajectory to achieve full independence for Aruba, Curaçao and St. Maarten should be completed. The Dutch Government should approach the United Nations (UN) to discuss this. The liberal democratic VVD party and the Socialist Party (SP) made this call during the second day of the handling of the 2017 …

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Saba Health Care signs agreement with SLS

Signing of agreement on Saba.

A service level agreement was signed on Saba between St. Maarten Laboratory Services (SLS) and Saba Health Care Foundation (SHCF) on September 30 in presence of the Supervisory Board of SHCF. The service level agreement between the two organizations will enhance the SHCF’s laboratory quality and services provided to the …

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