Project ‘Touristic development Waaigat’ starts


WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) begins with the ‘Touristic development Waaigat’ project. The implementation of the project is possible with the support of the Ministry of Economic More...

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Prime Minister meets new Colombian Consul

Colombian consul

WILLEMSTAD – Last week, the Prime Minister of Curaçao had the opportunity to meet with the new Consul General of Colombia, Mrs. Astrid Valladares Martinez. Their meeting was More...

Campaign to promote Curaçao in the U.S. giving good results


WILLEMSTAD, NEW YORK – A Curaçao delegation headed by the Minister of Economic Development, Stanley Palm together with the Curaçao Tourism Bureau (CTB) and representatives More...

Gerrit Schotte strikes back

Gerrit Schotte

WILLEMSTAD – The leader of the opposition party and former Prime Minister of Curaçao, Gerrit Schotte wants to take Premier Ivar Asjes, Minister of Finance, Dr. Jose Jardim More...


Curaçao hosts its 2nd Annual Pride Celebration

WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao is hosting its very own Pride event. The island is set to host its 2nd annual Curaçao PRIDE Festival from September 24-28, 2014. The island will More...

Curaçao to host 2015 CTO State of the Industry Conference

WILLEMSTAD – Curacao will be hosting the 2015 Caribbean Tourism Organization State of the Industry Conference, it was announced Friday. The conference comes as the Dutch More...

Why me? Let the Public Prosecution answer this

Public Prosecution

WILLEMSTAD – You have just been signaled by the police to stop. You are searched and your car and luggage were probably More...

Cause explosion of explosives storage magazine unclear

Firework warehouse

WILLEMSTAD – On December 15, 2012 around 14:50 pm an explosion occurred in the explosives storage magazine More...

cuba_venezuela_contracts Cuba and Venezuela sign two new cooperation agreements

CARACAS, Venezuela - Two new cooperation agreements between Cuba and Venezuela to exchange supplies between the Labiofam...

commonwealth-logo Commonwealth heads of government, foreign ministers to meet in New York

NEW YORK, USA — The 13th annual meeting of commonwealth foreign affairs ministers will take place...

Chikungunya Chikungunya death toll in the Caribbean passes 100 mark

WILLEMSTAD – The death toll from the mosquito-borne viral disease Chikungunya continues to rise in the...

“Bought and sold by British Gold”

Jacob Gelt Dekker

Economic welfare trumped nationalism, when a democratic vote decided in favor of the United Kingdom of Great More...

Curacao journalists’ lonely and dangerous battle against corruption

It’s a Wednesday morning in May 2014, around 3am and still dark outside. Radio journalist Richeron Balentien, his girlfriend and their 2-year-old..

Scotland’s September 18 Referendum: its consequences (for the Caribbean)

LONDON, England — If the people of Scotland vote for independence from the United Kingdom on September 18, they will be..

Phoenix Airways offering special Barbados flights as part of low-cost Caribbean service


BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Phoenix Airways, the new Inter Caribbean Airline, flight services to Dominican Republic More...

Venezuela airline crisis makes travelers ever more inventive

CARACAS - Buses across jungle borders, boats through Caribbean waters and private flights from small airfields have become a new norm..

Dutch Airport test cameras that detect suspicious behavior

AMSTERDAM – Authorities at the Schiphol International Airport in the Netherlands are testing smart cameras that can detect suspicious behavior of..

HBO Latin America and Disney Media Distribution Latin America extend exclusive film deal

The multi-year feature film agreement grants HBO pay television and extended rights to Disney content in Spanish speaking countries and the..

How to recover from Chikungunya

Seeing the major problem we have with the Cikungunya virus, we decided to consult the internet for information about how to..

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..