Curaçao present during ABAV International Tourism Expo in Brazil

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WILLEMSTAD- From September 24 till the 28th, a Curaçao team consisting of representatives of the Curacao Tourism Bureau (CTB), Lions Dive and Beach Resort, Sunscape Curaçao Resort, Spa & Casino and More...

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Garbage on Wilhelmina Plaza is (inter) national disgrace


WILLEMSTAD – According to the member of the political party PAIS, Elsa Rozendal, the garbage, which was left in the Wilhelmina Plaza is a disgrace to Curaçao. “It’s More...

Problems within coalition party PNP

Maria Liberia Peters

WILLEMSTAD – There are serious problems within the coalition party Partido Nashonal di Pueblo (PNP). These internal conflicts have painfully come up during a recent party conference More...

MFK preparing for elections

MFK's press conference

WILLEMSTAD – In a recent press release, the opposition party MFK announced that they will start their preparations for the parliamentary elections. During the party’s weekly More...

Renaissance Curacao aerial

Curaçao is one of USA Today’s great girlfriend getaways in the Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD – It seems like our island is one of USA Today’s favorite places in the Caribbean. After being selected as the second favorite island, now our island is one of the More...

Curaçao North Sea Jazz stay over arrivals reflecting in August 2014 figures

4% more stay over visitors registered WILLEMSTAD – The preliminary visitor statistics collected by the CTB show that 40.496 stay over visitors arrived in Curaçao in August More...

Six arrested in airport shooting incident


WILLEMSTAD - G.A.G. (24) and JCP (23) were arrested on August 5 and 7 of this year. Both are suspected of involvement in More...

71 tickets at road checks

police checkpoints

WILLEMSTAD – The police force in Curaçao has been conducting roadside checks on a regular basis lately. During More...

ECLAC ECLAC regional workshop on the development of REDATAM applications for the dissemination of census data

ECLAC – The REDATAM (REtrieval of DATa for small Areas by Microcomputer) software developed by the...

Michel Martelly Haiti calls for a reformed, strengthened United Nations

NEW YORK, USA - President Michel Martelly of Haiti, which United Nations missions have helped overcome natural...

Patricia-Scotland-Baroness-Scotland-of-Asthal Dominica confuses and embarrasses CARICOM

NEW YORK, USA — The insistence by the government of Dominica to sponsor the candidacy of...

Curacao’s aurora

Jacob Gelt Dekker

At the dawn of a new hospitality industry sunshine day, many are stretching their necks to catch the first glimpses More...

Ebola in the Caribbean

“Ebola could solve America’s problems with atheism, homosexuality, sexual promiscuity, pornography, and abortion,” blasted hateful broadcaster Rick Wiles euphorically on his..

Treasure island trouble

International economic developments indicated that the Caribbean region grew by an average of 1.5% in 2013, up slightly from a revised..

Why countries should reduce barriers to travel


The facts are clear: Travel and tourism are on the rise. The industry sector accounts for more than 9.5% of More...

Seabury Group Joins ALTA as 41st Affiliate

MIAMI - The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) announced today that Seabury Group, a Global Advisory and Financing organization..

Pilot warned bosses of overloaded planes days before fatal Caribbean crash

BIRMINGHAM, England, WILLEMSTAD, Curaçao – Just days before he died in a crash landing in the Caribbean Sea, a young British pilot..

Fun filled afternoon at HATO for ‘KLM Cockpit Kids’

KLM_CAP WILLEMSTAD – KLM and Curaçao Airport Partners joined forces to offer the children residing at the local children’s convalescent sanctuary Siloam..

.AN disappears after October 1

domain-name-extensions WILLEMSTAD – Those who still have a website or an e-mail address with an .AN extension will have problems on October..

Curacao Pride 2014 a big success

WILLEMSTAD – Last week in Curacao was dominated by the Pride. Several parties, including a dinner show with 10 different artists..

Thailand hospital has developed an Ebola vaccine, says state news agency

THAILAND – According to the Strait Times, Thailand’s Siriraj Hospital has developed a vaccine for the deadly Ebola virus, its state..

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..