Update: PDVSA’s Isla oil refinery operating normally after explosion


WILLEMSTAD - A fire at the Isla oil refinery operated by Venezuela's PDVSA has been extinguished without impacting operations, sources close to the facility indicated today. An explosion at the 335,000-barrel-per-day More...

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Curacao seeks Chinese lifeline for PdV-run refinery

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WILLEMSTAD - More Venezuelan refugees than crude cargoes are coming ashore in Dutch-controlled Curacao these days, a symptom of the Opec country's economic and political maelstrom More...

Pre-trial former Prime Minister postponed


WILLEMSTAD - The pre-trial in the case against the former Prime Minister of Curaçao Gerrit Schotte and his life partner Cicely van der Dijs for the expropriation of illegally More...

Consultation on border closure without result


THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - At various levels there has been contact between the Kingdom and Venezuelan authorities over the continuing border blockade against the ABC islands over More...

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Curaçao and its Tourism Industry Partners gathered in San Juan for the Caribbean’s largest Travel Conference

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board together with Curaçao Airport Partners and CHATA gathered for the Caribbean’s largest travel conference during the Caribbean Hotel & More...

Curaçao showcased the Island at the best attended New York Times Travel Show ever

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) kicked off the 2018 New York Times Travel Show on Friday January 26th with The New York Times Travel Industry Conference which offered More...

Several tips, still no arrests suspects in shooting case at Saliña


WILLEMSTAD - Releasing the photos of two shooters in the incident that took place in Saliña in front of Club Spoons on Thursday, More...

Public Prosecution releases photos of fugitive suspects and ask for help


WILLEMSTAD - This morning the Public Prosecution (OM) distributed pictures of the camera images of the two still More...

Joesph-Poliszuk-Venezuela-journalist ‘I am still in shock’: Journalists flee Venezuela to publish ongoing investigation, amid legal threats

It sounded like another grim chapter in the repression that has gripped Venezuela during the rule...

Leona-Marlin-Williams-Mark-Rutte-Michael-Ferrier St. Maarten Prime Minister Leona Marlin meets Rutte, seeks clarity on recovery fund

THE HAGUE - St. Maarten looks forward to clarity about the funds that are destined to...

maduro Venezuela’s president says oil output up 250000 bpd at start of year

CARACAS - Venezuela’s president, Nicolas Maduro, said on Thursday the country’s oil output was up 250,000...

Three strikes and you are out

Jacob Gelt Dekker

My lymphoma that developed  in June 2014, has relapsed for the third time, and this time with a fury. A 10x20 More...

British invasion on Statia

Statia’s delusional political leader, Clyde van Putten, insists that St. Eustatius is an easy prey to be ransacked by Dutch Marines...

Clean up

Six months after the van Putten-Statia incident, financial mismanagement, abuse of power, fraud, theft, embezzlement of public funds, widespread corruption and..

Curacao’s Divi Divi Air launches Aruba ops


WILLEMSTAD - Divi Divi Air has announced it launched flights out of Curacao to Aruba on February 15 and will More...

IDAC threatens property embargo on PAWA Dominicana

SANTO DOMINGO - The Dominican Institute of Civil Aviation (IDAC), warned that it will be supported by all legal means available..

InterCaribbean accelerates introduction of St Maarten services

TORTOLA - InterCaribbean , celebrating its 26th year of continuous services, is accelerating its start date of services from St Maarten..

DJ Chuckie on J Balvin’s ‘Machika’ & Bubbling his way to the Billboard Latin Charts

The Suriname native who made his name on the Dutch club scene co-produced the J Balvin hit featuring Jeon & Anitta...

PAHO urges Member States to remain vigilant

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported in a recent epidemiological report about malaria in the Americas, PAHO takes note that..
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