Happy King’s Day


Today we celebrate King Willem-Alexander’s birthday. Koningsdag (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈkoːnɪŋsˌdɑx] or King’s Day is a national holiday in the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Celebrated on 27 More...

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Royal Honor 2015

Government Center

WILLEMSTAD – Fifteen people in Curaçao have today received a royal honor. Two persons have been awarded the title Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau, namely cultural anthropologist More...

Ministers are not obligated to use official email address

Premier Asjes

WILLEMSTAD – The government has no policy on the use of email addresses by officials. That says Prime Minister Ivar Asjes in response to questions from the media. According More...

Asjes: “No access to document investigation on Marvelyne Wiels”

Wiels and Asjes

WILLEMSTAD – The Prime Minister of Curaçao, Ivar Asjes does not want to say anything about the outcome of the investigation done by the Ombudsman on the functioning of Minister More...


The Kura Hulanda Museum – History right before your eyes

From the origin of man to West African empire…… Through the middle passage to the Americas I’m standing right in the middle of the historic neighborhood of Willemstad called More...

KLM Curaçao Sales Run launched

Campaign to stimulate the sales of tickets from the Netherlands to Curaçao THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD – The incentive campaign Curacao Sales Run was launched last Tuesday in More...

More than one hundred fines during traffic checkpoint

police checkpoints

WILLEMSTAD – The police fined 119 motorists yesterday during their traffic checkpoints. In the morning they were present More...

Josefa: “Politur not enough manpower”


WILLEMSTAD – Tourist Police Politur has a shortage of officers. There are currently 22 officers working, More...

Copa Airlines

Inter-American_Development_Bank Jamaica launches first angel investor network, supported by international partners

KINGSTON, Jamaica — First Angels Jamaica, a new Jamaican angel investor network, supported by the Inter-American...

omar_davies Jamaica signs MOU for integrated development of logistics hub

KINGSTON, Jamaica – On Wednesday, the government of Jamaica signed of a non-binding memorandum of understanding...

RBC RBC Bahamas subsidiary faces allegations of complicity in tax fraud in France

TORONTO, Canada — The Royal Bank of Canada said on Wednesday that a French judge has...

Cain slew Abel, the sons of Adam


In the battle fields of Aden, Yemen, flowed blood, a lot of blood. The battle arena was full of fearless warriors, More...


Recently, the Prime Minister of the autonomous Island State of Curacao received a hefty report, supposedly doubling as a script on..

Orphans of Obama’s legacy?

Undoubtedly both Presidents Raul Castro of Cuba and Barack Obama warrant credit for breaking the 54-year old barrier to the establishment..

Possible aircraft wreckage spotted off Tobago


SCARBOROUGH, Tobago — There have been reports of the sighting of possible plane crash debris in waters More...

The new Eastern is planning to start operations on May 30 with an Honor Flight to Washington area

Eastern Air Lines (2nd) (Miami) is tentatively planning to commence revenue passenger charter operations on May 30 with a Boeing 737-800..

Panama’s Copa Airlines just paid 6.6 billion dollars for new planes

PANAMA CITY – One of the Caribbean Basin’s leading carriers is getting bigger. Panama-based Copa Airlines recently agreed with Boeing on the..

HBO renews ‘Veep’ for a fifth season and ‘Silicon Valley’ for a third season

Both original comedies premiered new seasons last Sunday in the Caribbean MIAMI – After premiering new seasons this past Sunday, April..

This beet melon smoothie recipe is loaded with nutrients to give your skin a clear and healthy glow

Beets and melon, say what! That’s right, this is a dynamic duo. This smoothie is different but very tasty. There’s a..

Curaçao was the perfect setting for swimsuit fashion shows

It’s never too late to see beautiful women in swimsuits. WILLEMSTAD -   Curaçao was inundated by super models from all around..

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