Six out of ten Dutch people want to get rid of Curaçao


THE HAGUE – Six in ten Dutch people want to get rid of Curaçao, Aruba and St. Maarten. If it were up to them, all ties with the former West Indies will be broken because More...

Kingdom not set in stone


THE HAGUE – The Kingdom is not cast in concrete, but a new change every five years is also something too much of a good thing. This is according to the Minister of Kingdom More...

Anniversary, but no celebration (part 1)


WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao and Sint Maarten became autonomous countries five years ago. Better for them, better for the Netherlands, that was the idea. A political assassination, More...


Largest cruise conference in the Caribbean and Mexico officially opens with cruise line and country leaders’ powerful speeches

COZUMEL, Mexico – Today leaders from cruise lines and Mexico officially opened the FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show-the largest cruise conference in the Caribbean More...

CTB and Curaçao Extreme Foundation extends invitation to Curaçao Extreme Finals 2015

WILLEMSTAD - Recently the Curaçao Tourist Bureau (CTB) and Curaçao Extreme Foundation (CXF) held a get together with the media and drag race fanatics in Aruba. The objective More...

Goods seized by Afpakteam (Take Away Team)

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WILLEMSTAD – The Afpakteam confiscated this morning, during two searches at Sunset Heights and Rancho, five luxury More...

No deal between gambling boss and public prosecution


WILLEMSTAD – There will be no final deal between the embattled gambling boss, Robbie dos Santos and the Public More...

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royale_renaud Haitian and international actors sign agreement for reforestation project in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - On the sidelines of the 70th General Assembly of the United Nations, representatives of...

el_faro US Coast Guard continues search for missing container ship in Bahamas

MIAMI, USA — US Coast Guard aircrews resumed the search on Sunday for a missing container...

joaquin_san_salvador Hurricane Joaquin leaves path of destruction in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas – The powerful Hurricane Joaquin moved away from The Bahamas on Saturday, leaving a...

The criminal world colonizes the Antilles

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It isn’t really a festive celebration, the anniversary of the new countries Curaçao and St. Maarten, which More...


Cabalistic oracles and haruspicy are needed to decipher the 10-10-10/10-10-15 episode on the island of Curacao. In 2010, political fortune-tellers peeped..

Something to think about: “Obama has yielded to Putin global leadership”

“The baton was officially transferred on Monday to the new world’s only superpower” and Vladimir Putin received it, journalist Benny Avni..

InselAir stops its operations to Charlotte


WILLEMSTAD – The local aviation company InselAir stop its flights to Charlotte in the United States. Reason More...

Emirates, Norwegian Air, others show interest in service to SXM Airport

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten —Emirates, the flagship of the United Arab Emirates, and Norwegian Air are among a number of airlines..

Schiphol and KLM beg The Hague for action

THE HAGUE – Schiphol and KLM are begging politicians to take action to save the Dutch aviation sector of a possible..

HBO’s October line-up in the Caribbean

MIAMI – HBO brings an exciting month of content this October with the premiere of the second season of the enigmatic HBO original series, The..

7 foods nutritionists won’t eat

Everyone splurges once in a while, even nutritionists. But these healthy eaters won’t touch certain foods. We asked some of the..
Model Partner

Curaçao Open Call Model Casting! Fresh Faces Wanted!

WILLEMSTAD – The international global scouting and mother agency “Model Partner” is holding another open call casting on the beautiful island..