Netherlands Antilles

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a group of islands in the Lesser Antilles just to the north of Venezuela that are administered by The Netherlands

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Modified with surveillance radars and additional fuel capacity, the aircraft provided coastguard cover for the Dutch Antilles between 2005 and their retirement 2007.
The Telegraph quoted child care authorities as saying the teenage sailor would be returned to The Netherlands from Saint Martin, in the Dutch Antilles near the Virgin Islands, as soon as possible.
Itineraries [ETH] all eight days long [ETH] include: The Bahamas [ETH] the Abaco Islands, including Great Guana Cay and Man-O-War Cay, and quaint towns such as Treasure Cay and Hope Town; French West Indies and Dutch Antilles [ETH] St.
Robert Mansell, from Knowle, near Solihull, ditched his small plane in the ocean off the island of Bonaire in the Dutch Antilles when its right engine failed on October 22.
CRUISE BERMUDA & CARIBBEAN: Cruise Thomas Cook (0800 916 6070) offers 12 nights on Celebrity Constellation, ex-Heathrow Oct 29 and sailing to New York, Bermuda, Leeward islands, Dutch Antilles, Haiti and Florida from pounds 1,049, incl return flights.
Territories including the Cayman Islands, Gibraltar, Aruba and the Dutch Antilles are all still on an OECD gray list' of regions that have committed to but have still to implement standards on tax information sharing.
Al Humaidan added that the funds were generated by cheating the Income and Customs Departments in the UK and the Dutch Antilles Islands where the suspects were trading in merchandise through fictitious contracts in order to raise the products' market value and then re-export the same merchandise.
The Dutch Antilles cap, a product of Ajax's youth system, had spells at Aberdeen, Dundee and St Johnstone before moving to the lower Spanish leagues with Fuenlabrada last year.
The Dutch Antilles international bagged the winner in 73 minutes as Wilson's Queens suffered.
Churandy Martina, of the Dutch Antilles, and American Wallace Spearmon were initially credited with silver and bronze, only to both be disqualified for running outside their lanes.
C[yen]Churandy Martina of the Dutch Antilles claimed silver in 19.
Mittal's LNM steel company, registered in the Dutch Antilles and maintaining less than 1 percent of its 100,000 plus workforce in the UK, sought Blair's aid in its bid to purchase Romania's state steel industry.
The company said the Fokker 100 aircraft, serial numbers 11310 and 11331, were purchased from an affiliate of Pembroke Group Ltd and the company subsequently assumed the existing leases with a new customer, Dutch Antilles Express BV.
Pickering powered away in the final 30 metres of the race to finish well clear of Churandy Martina - from the Dutch Antilles - who clocked 10.
Pullman Gaming, registered in the Dutch Antilles, owns and operates Gold Club Casino, Gold Club Games and Total Poker with some 60,000 players, mainly in Europe and Asia.