InselAir pursues its stabilization plan


WILLEMSTAD - As the stabilization plan is unfolding, InselAir is happy to report an important improvement on its on-time performance on routes between the ABC-islands and St. Maarten as well as a great More...

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President of Central Bank Emsley Tromp failed screening

Tromp (1)

WILLEMSTAD, PHILLIPSBURG - The President of the Central Bank Emsley Tromp failed the screening process. This was announced by the Minister of Finance of Sint Maarten, Richard Gibson More...

Pisas to be sworn in as Prime Minister of Curaçao


WILLEMSTAD – Gilmar Pisa's, the current President of Parliament, will be sworn in as Prime Minister of Curaçao tomorrow afternoon. This will only be temporary. There are currently More...

State Bank Fortis involved in bribery Italian politicians

Ronal van Raak

There's no control on the criminal activities of mafia boss Francesco Corallo Prime Minister Berlusconi came up with a remarkable plan, after the ancient town of L'Aquila was More...


CTO launches digital tourism education learning series for Caribbean primary schools

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (21 MARCH, 2017) – The teaching of tourism education in Caribbean primary school just got easier with the launch this week of creative teaching tools by More...

Caribbean Tourism officials undertake high-level mission to Brussels in a bid to strengthen relations with European partners

BRIDGETOWN – With the United Kingdom scheduled to officially advise the European Union next Wednesday of its intention to leave the EU, triggering two years of Brexit negotiations, More...

OM: “Jamaloodin still in custody”

George Jamaloodin

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS - The Public Prosecutor Curaçao (OM) confirms that the former Minister of Finance George Jamaloodin More...

Mauritsz de Kort appointed Joint Court of Justice VP

Court of Justice

THE HAGUE - Judge Mauritsz de Kort (43) will become the new vice-president of the Joint Court of Justice for the More...

Former president of Haiti Jean-Bertrand Was there an attempt on a former Haitian president’s life?

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Associates of former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide say he survived an assassination attempt on...

sea-ice Sea ice levels lowest on record as earth experiences second hottest February ever

COLORADO – Last month saw the extent of sea ice in the Arctic and Antarctic slip...

happy Trinis are the happiest islanders in the Caribbean, says UN report

NEW YORK – The United Nations annual World Happiness Report was published on Monday (World Happiness...

Caribbean Generational Poverty

Jacob Gelt Dekker

Last year, the World Bank published a report on chronic poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean. One out More...


A strange man insists that his dog has learned to play poker. Teachìng the animal was a long process. First, Rover..

Wooly mammoth

Baleen whale and wooly mammoth fossil bones, dredges from the bottom of the Wester Schelde, the Netherlands, are radioactive.   Supposedly, leaks..

They’ve only just begun, but two airlines are already saying adios to Cuba


HAVANA – It appears to be a case of too many cooks spoiling the broth – at least for two US airlines which More...

InselAir’s new inter-island time table

WILLEMSTAD – As the local airline InselAir announced recently, they have introduced per March 8 this year their new inter-island timetable..

Southwest Airlines boosts service to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN  – Southwest Airlines will extend its itinerary of flights to Puerto Rico beginning June 4. It will begin a..

Rihanna snags major R&B titles at Iheartradio Music Awards

CALIFORNIA – Barbados’ pop princess Rihanna is continuing her reign, adding more jewels to her crown following the staging of the 2017..
Patient Hands With Glucometer

Fasting could fix diabetes, new study claims

CALIFORNIA – With diabetes so prevalent across the Caribbean, a claim by US researchers that the pancreas can be triggered to..
Plus size model

Latina plus model makes history in the fashion world

Jennifer Barreto-Leyva the very first Latina plus model worldwide breaks a record in the fashion world, as being the star of..