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WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The various banks on Curacao, including RBC are taking steps towards preventing persons from using cards issued by the bank in islands other than the former Netherlands Antilles.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The opening ceremony for the National Economic Summit was held on Friday morning.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Democratic Party of St. Maarten is now expecting to get information from the Minister of finance the Honorable Martin Hassink at the end of this month on the expenditures of Government.

BES Islands - For some time now Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao have been making an effort to perform as a corridor or hub function in trade activities between Europe and Latin America.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Taking the first step towards articulating Sint Maarten's national economic vision, the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication (TEATT) will be hosting a National Economic Summit to stimulate public engagement on Friday May 22nd at Sonesta Great Bay Beach Resort, Casino and Spa.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - It has been reported that the contract between the COO of GEBE Romelio Maduro will not be re-signed when it expires on May 31st 2015.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The government of St. Maarten regulates the prices of petroleum products by imposing a maximum price at which wholesalers and retailers can sell these products on St. Maarten.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Under the Inspectorate of Ministry Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT), the Multidisciplinary Control Team carried out a control of 13 businesses last week Friday during the evening hours.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The Prime Minister of Curacao Ivar Ashes will be traveling to China shortly.

HOLLAND - The Dutch economy grew 0.4% in the first quarter, the fourth successive quarter of growth, national statistics agency CBS said on Wednesday.

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