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Dutch museums up online content also special for kids

Museums all around the Netherlands have begun offering content online to give patrons a taste of culture while facilities remain closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Several others have added a variety of children’s content to entertain and educate young students forced to stay at home while school doors stay …

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Winair suspends office and flight operations

Windward Islands Airways International Winair announced on Monday that it has suspended flights until April 6, and its main office will be closed until further notice. Winair has discontinued all scheduled flights until April 6. However, the airline said it still “has the ability to perform char­ter services seven days …

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Amazing: Statia education stakeholders agree to keep schools open

On Friday March 20th education stakeholders met with the Public Entity of St. Eustatius to discuss the situation with regards the coronavirus and in particular the opening of schools. The local authorities, the Department of Compulsory Education, management/schoolboards of the secondary and primary schools, Buzzy Bees Daycare Center and Happy …

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Repatriation of ZVK insured patients from Colombia

On Friday March 20th, several charter flights from Sarpa and EZ Air will arrive from Colombia with residents of the Caribbean Netherlands who were on medical referral there. In collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport (VWS), the Health Insurance Office of the Caribbean Netherlands (ZVK) has arranged …

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