Prime Minister present at International Conference in Guadeloupe


WILLEMSTAD – During these days, the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Ivar Asjes, who is also the Vice President of the Association of the Overseas Countries and Territories of the More...

Goat thieves have free reign in Bándabou


WILLEMSTAD – The residents of Bándabou (western side of the island) complain bitterly about the theft of goats. “We have received some complaints from various residents More...

Gerrit Schotte before the court in January


WILLEMSTAD – The lawsuit against MFk leader and former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte will be treated on January 16, 2015. Schotte is suspected of fraud, money laundering and More...


New York Times: In Curacao, Helping Hands for Reefs

The nonprofit REEF (Reef Environmental Education Foundation) has opened registration for its 2015 field survey trip to Curaçao, where divers help eradicate invasive Pacific More...

Important place to visit in Curaçao – the Savonet Plantation House

WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao is rich in history. All over the island you can see evidences of a troubled past. If you live on the island or just visiting, it is truly a great idea More...

61 drivers ticketed

Curacao police

WILLEMSTAD – 61 motorists who have exceeded the speed limit have been fined. This happened yesterday between 08:50 More...

Fugitive Hato liquidation suspect arrested

AdrianMartha 01 (2)

WILLEMSTAD – The announcement came in this morning. Adrian Santhony Martha (24) alias ‘Venenu’ or More...

Kamla Shooting in Canada evokes memories of Trinidad coup attempt

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — In a statement on Wednesday, issued following the shootings at the...

SXM01 (2) Young people are our future; St. Maarten signs agreement with Dutch ‘Stichting Horizon’

PHILLIPSBURG – A delegation of professionals who care for the St. Maarten youth population participated in...

Suriname New Ebola travel bans by Suriname and Dominican Republic

PARAMARIBO, Suriname — Suriname and the Dominican Republic became the latest countries in the region that...

‘Suck you blows’ St. Maarten politicians

Sint Maarten

Ever since the Dutch Minister Of Overseas Affairs and Kingdom Relations, Mr. Ronald Plasterk, issued an instruction More...

Follow-the-money of Crude Cocktails

Nicolas Maduro, President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, urgently needs to make some more money. With oil prices dropping steadily,..

Silver Bullets

Politicians have all the answers. “Have confidence, give me your vote,” they bullhorn, drooping with charm and sex appeal. “Follow your..

More flights between Dominican Republic and Curaçao


WILLEMSTAD – The Dominican airline Aerolineas MAS will start its operations directly to Curaçao next More...

KLM cancels flights due to storm

AMSTERDAM – KLM has a number of flights canceled due to the possible autumn storm in the Netherlands. How many flights..

Curacao gets reconnected with Canada

WILLEMSTAD – As of December of this year, you can fly directly to and from Toronto, Canada. Also the route Montreal-Curaçao-Montreal..

Discover Hollywood’s best films this November on HBO in the Caribbean

MIAMI –  HBO brings viewers in the Caribbean the best of Hollywood’s feature films, with exclusive premieres each Saturday at 21:00hrs.* during..

This smoothie will trigger happy chemicals in the brain that can help reduce depression

The symptoms of depression range from mild to very serious, and while this recipe isn’t a solution that’s intended to replace..

Legendary Oscar De La Renta died age 82

The Dominican born couturier, the sultan of suave, spent half a century in haute couture and dressed every American first lady..