Bar Association: situation in consultation rooms unacceptable

Court house

WILLEMSTAD – The Bar Association is very dissatisfied with the conditions in the consultation areas where criminal lawyers have to do their job. These areas are highly insecure, More...

Minister Balborda introduces new 30/70 arrangement to stimulate economic development


WILLEMSTAD – The Council of Ministers recently approved Minister Balborda’s 30/70 arrangement proposal for the tourism and permanent residential areas. The 30/70 arrangement More...

Whiteman: “Government not the one to rescue Taams Clinic”


WILLEMSTAD – According to the Minister of Public Health, Dr. Ben Whiteman, the government does not have the space nor the way to rescue the Taams Clinic at this moment. It More...


Target Cruise Executives and Tourism Stakeholders at the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show

PEMBROKE PINES – The 2014 FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show, the largest cruise and tourism conference and trade show in the Caribbean, will let delegates and exhibitors More...

New York Post: “4 reasons to Christmas nonstop in Curaçao”

A nice article about JetBlue’s new service to Curaçao appeared on the website of the popular New York Post. According to the New York Post if all you want for Christmas is More...

OM Update: “291 illegal firearms turned in”

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WILLEMSTAD – The number of turned in illegal firearms stands at 291. This is related to the campaign to disarm Curaçao. The More...

OM Update: “217 illegal firearms turned in”

Public Prosecutor's Office

WILLEMSTAD – The number of turned in illegal firearms stands at 217. This is related to the campaign to disarm More...

petrocaribe2 USA vis-à-vis Petrocaribe

Venezuela, one of the largest producers of crude oil and a founding member of (OPEC) launched...

jules_unicef2 OECS and UNICEF deepen cooperation to advance child and social development in the region

CASTRIES, St Lucia - The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the United Nations Children’s Fund...

ECLAC The Vulnerability of Caribbean SIDS to be discussed by a high level panel in Samoa

CARIBBEAN – The vulnerability of Caribbean Small Island Developing States (SIDS) will be a key topic...

Land grabbing on Curacao

Jacob Gelt Dekker

Over the last year, Nelson Navarro, Minister of Justice of Curacao, stated publicly and repeatedly, that the More...

Curacao small island, big problems (part 4) – ties between politics and the underworld

There are Indications that Helmin Wiels was misled by his own party members. There was a proposal from a group of..

Curaçao small island, big problems (part 3) War against drugs. . . or the Curacao connection?

It is known that DEA agents infiltrate legit business in all sectors, to control businessmen with lucrative deals, as compensation for..

Rutaca twice weekly to Hato


WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao gained a new flight connection with the Venezuelan aviation company Rutaca. Starting More...

InselAir’s second Fokker 70 arrived today

WILLEMSTAD – InselAir’s new addition to its fleet, the Fokker 70 registered as PJ-JCT has arrived at the Hato Airport in..

InselAir 8th year All Out Blow Out Sale

1 ANG per ticket donated to a good cause WILLEMSTAD – 8 years ago, on August 28th 2006, InselAir operated it..

USFOL volunteers donate school supplies to Goslinga School

FOL Sponsored Goslinga School Supply Drive (2) WILLEMSTAD – Volunteers from the U.S. Forward Operating Location (USFOL) sponsored a school supply collection campaign throughout Curacao. The project was..

Season one of HBO’s “The Leftovers” comes to an end

The season finale airs Sunday, September 7th in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States MIAMI – The HBO original drama series The Leftovers..

Creamy Pineapple Fennel Smoothie

Have fennel lying around but not sure what to do with it? Well, if you’re up for something new – try..

Presence with a purpose: Seven ways to create your style your way

Style is ultimately about knowing yourself and expressing who you are. It’s about being comfortable in your own skin. Despite the..