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Saba airport before repairs took place. Photo by INS

WORLD’S SMALLEST COMMERCIAL RUNWAY REBUILT – IN SABA, DUTCH CARIBBEAN

The runway spans just 400 metres overlooking steep cliffs serving an island which is a dormant volcano with few stretches of flat land. The operator, Saba’s island government, has said…

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GROWTH IN ECO-PAINTS BRIGHTEN SLUGGISH PERFORMANCE BY GERMAN PAINT SECTOR IN 2018

…as the Dutch AkzoNobel or the American PPG are bigger. In 1985, DAW created its first solvent and emissions free paints. DAW also sources energy for its German production from…

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MAJOR REPORT RELEASES BLUEPRINT FOR PROMOTING EUROPEAN CARPET SECTOR SUSTAINABILITY

…leading companies including Belgium’s Associated Weavers, Balta, and the Beaulieu International Group; Britain’s Brintons; the Netherlands’ Forbo; and France’s Tarkett, along with its Dutch subsidiary Desso. *See http://www.eunomia.co.uk/reports-tools/policy-toolkit-for-carpet-circularity-in-eu-member-states/   ENDS…

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EU EYES SANCTIONS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES AND GRAFT

THE EUROPEAN Union (EU) is considering introducing a Global Human Rights Sanction Regime to freeze assets and ban travel of individuals involved in rights abuses and corruption. Dutch Foreign Minister…

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DUTCH CARIBBEAN UNDER SPOTLIGHT OVER MONEY LAUNDERING CONTROL WEAKNESSES

THE DUTCH Caribbean continues to have a weak reputation for fighting money laundering, and to a lesser extent terror financing, with the US 2017 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (INCSR)…

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INTERNATIONAL REGULATORY ROUND UP – CHINA KNITTED FABRIC EXPORTS HIT BY AMERICAN DUTIES

…in a statement that it will “take time for the industry to rebuild”. *The Haitian government has increased this Caribbean knitwear manufacturing centre’s minimum wage with earnings in export-oriented assembly…

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GASEP TIMELINES SHOULD BE REVIEWED, SUGGESTS SENIOR ICAO OFFICIAL

…the Caribbean (along with the Americas) having been released only in July, it was possible 50% of small island states departments responsible for aviation security had even read the document….

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OIL DEAL IN GRAFT COURT BATTLE COULD COST NIGERIA USD6 BILLION, PROSECUTORS CLAIM

…is not overturned, according to a report from Global Witness. Quoting claims made in the case, ‘Take the Future’ alleges that Italy’s partly state-owned Eni and Anglo-Dutch Shell knew that…

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AUTO INDUSTRY CONTESTS EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT PUSH FOR TOUGH TRUCK EMISSIONS GOALS

…(EU)’s directly-elected legislative body – on November 14 in at the Strasbourg plenary session. Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) voted in favour of Dutch Green MEP Bas Eickhout’s proposals,…

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MIDDLE EAST PAINT MARKET MIXED BAG – AS ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION PROJECTS BOOST SALES WITHIN WEAK MARKETS

…with international manufacturing licences, such as Sipes and Chemipaint (Dutch Boy), and smaller players Kassa’a and Noula. Manufacturers export to the rest of the region as well as Africa, while…

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