On Friday, April 9th, 2021, the government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines declared a state of emergency and an order for the evacuation of residents in the high-risk areas, described as the red and orange zones, as the island was threatened by intensified volcanic activity at La Soufriere. Republic Bank immediately activated a local […]
People in the Overseas Territories are accustomed to the challenges of handling natural disasters and living in relative isolation, but the COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in the way it has impacted even the remotest communities around the globe. My experience of the Overseas Territories is that they are welcoming and close knit communities, so it was h […]
Het onbemande prototype Marsraket van het Amerikaanse ruimtevaartbedrijf SpaceX is in de nacht van woensdag op donderdag succesvol geland na een testvlucht. Tot nu toe lukte het maar niet om de raket veilig te laten landen of die in één stuk te houden na de landing, maar het prototype ‘SN15' landde veilig en ontplofte niet.
This year’s World Happiness Report again ranks The Netherlands among the top ten happiest of 155 countries surveyed. The U.S., on the other hand, ranked 18th this year, a four-spot drop from last year’s report. The Netherlands scores well when it comes to social trust and support. Due to the situation surrounding the corona virus, […] The post Why The Nether […]