Smoking in public areas not allowed


WILLEMSTAD – It’s not allowed to smoke in public areas anymore. Also, all cigarette packs must now bear the warning label “Humamentu ta mortal”, “Roken is dodelijk” More...

Fierce discussion between PAIS and MFK on economy

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WILLEMSTAD – The treatment of a proposal to raise the rates for passports in parliament degenerated into a discussion about the current state of the economy on the island. More...

’Positive result of 2014 good basis for execution of measures regarding social funds and governmental companies‘

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WILLEMSTAD – During the first two months of 2015 Curaçao has worked on reducing the deficits in the social funds and the governmental companies. “2014 is expected to More...


Go Deep Without Diving!

By Susan Campbell for Curaçao Nights Publications “I’d like to be under the sea in an octopus’s garden in the shade…” That was The Beatles’ song I found myself More...

InselAir suggests other policy to stimulate regional traffic

Tax-reduction for short ‘regional’ flights WILLEMSTAD – Airlines and passengers are currently taxed and charged disproportionately by governments which cause More...

20,514 traffic fines issued in 2014

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WILLEMSTAD – In the year 2014, the police and other authorities have issued a total of 20,514 traffic tickets, according More...

Official guidelines Criminal Prosecution

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WILLEMSTAD – It is the desire of the Attorney-General that the prosecution policy in and between the Prosecutor’s More...

Copa Airlines

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President intends to limit number of diplomats allowed to work in Venezuela and require US tourists...

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WASHINGTON, USA - A Cuban delegation, headed by Josefina Vidal, director of the United States division of...

Caribbean Ranking the Caribbean by life expectancy

Continuing our series examining the World Bank’s data on the Caribbean, we take a look this...

The debt of promises


There is an institution of promise-keeping in our society; therefore one ought to keep promises. But in many More...


In the 15-year period, 1985-1999, the world experienced at least 23 wars at the expense of 11 million human lives. The..

Venezuela puts its war planes in airspace over sovereign Caribbean islands

Dear Sir: In a speech on national television, Venezuela’s President Maduro reports that the air defence areas of the country have..

My experience with AVA Airways


When the new aviation company AVA Airways announced their intention and desire to enter into the commercial More...

Bonaire wants Copa Airlines from Panama

KRALENDIJK – Bonaire is in talks with Copa Airlines to get a weekly flight to the island. A delegation is in..

6th Pan American Aviation Safety Summit

Registrations is now open for the 6th Pan American Aviation Safety Summit, which will be held this year in Medellin, Colombia...
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HBO saves Saturday with the exclusive premiere of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”

MIAMI – HBO presents the exclusive premiere of Captain America: The Winer Soldier<>, this Saturday, February 28th at 21:00hrs AST* in the Caribbean...

Detox your liver with this tropical turmeric cleanser green smoothie

Where do I start with this green smoothie?! It’s such a good one! Our bodies do a pretty great job of..

First ever International Swim Fashion Week comes to Curaçao

World class Runway Models are ready to hit the beach and walk the runways of International Swim Week MIAMI, WILLEMSTAD - The..