Illegally received goods from Venezuela will be returned


THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The countries of the Kingdom are willing to return goods illegally imported from Venezuela to Curaçao, Aruba and Bonaire. This is what the Dutch Minister More...

Premier Rhuggenaath: “It’s time to ask ourselves why Venezuela took measures against the islands”


WILLEMSTAD - Now that Venezuela still does not allow any maritime or air traffic to the ABC islands, according to the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath it is time More...

Hospital: “Surgeon may only perform surgeries under supervision”


WILLEMSTAD - Medical director Franke Scheper of the Saint Elizabeth Hospital (SEHOS) confirms that one of the surgeons in the hospital has not been allowed to perform surgeries More...


Curaçao’s Carnival has a new queen; more information about Carnival 2018

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has a new Carnival queen: Christine Dania. She was elected to become this year’s Reina di Karnaval last Saturday. Little by little this year’s carnival More...

Curaçao Sail Foundation announces Velas Latinoamerica 2018

WILLEMSTAD - During a press conference at Hotel Otrabanda, the Curaçao Sail Foundation announced that Curaçao will be part of the Velas Latinoamérica 2018. The Saint Anna More...

Public Prosecution: Increase in human trafficking cases in 2017”

human trafficking

WILLEMSTAD - The human trafficking cases in Curaçao have increased enormously in 2017 in comparison with previous years. More...

Dead Venezuelans found on north coast are victims of human trafficking


WILLEMSTAD - The police officers have arrested two Venezuelans suspected of human trafficking. They are suspected More...

Le Plaza Le Plaza Hotel welcomes visitors to Carnival in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE - One of Haiti's historic hotels is encouraging travelers to visit the Caribbean destination to...

DAMEN-STAN-TUG-2608-ACUARIO Five Damen tugs delivered to Empresa de Navegación Caribe, Cuba

HAVANA - Damen Shipyards Gorinchem has delivered five new harbour tugs to Empresa de Navegación Caribe,...

Two cargo ships post Irma Port SXM Port St. Maarten to discuss rebound and experiences at Caribbean Port Management Workshop

PHILIPSBURG - Port St. Maarten Management and Operations representatives will be attending the three-day Caribbean Port...

Hub-spoke airlift in the Caribbean


A hub-spoke distribution network is a system of connections arranged like a wheel in which all traffic moves More...

Gelt Dekker: “People ask me what to do to improve Curaçao’s economy”

My recommendations are: Since top-down government for the last 50 years, does not work, I propose to start a bottom-up regime...

The future of Curacao

From Emily Saïdy de Jongh-Elhage to Eugene Rhuggenaath, Curacao has not improved in ten years! All of them tried, nationalists, populists,..

Puerto Rico’s Seaborne Airlines being sold to US carrier


SAN JUAN - Seaborne Airlines will soon belong to US carrier Silver Airways. The Puerto-Rico based airline has More...

Caribbean Airlines begins Guyana/Cuba flights but airfares remain exorbitant

PORT OF SPAIN -  Caribbean Airlines (CAL) now flies twice weekly to Cuba from its Port of Spain (POS) hub on..

Fly All Ways cancels all flights

PARAMARIBO - Fly All Ways has canceled all flights between Paramaribo and Curaçao. Between January 17 and 31, their only aircraft..
North Sea Jazz

First names CNSJ18: Jason Derulo, Carlos Vives and Sean Paul to Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The organizers of the biggest event on the island are proud to announce that none other than Jason Derulo,..

Breastfeeding: Maintaining a nutritious diet

A breastfeeding diet is much the same as during pregnancy, with a few differences. It's important to have a variety of..
House with six bedrooms

For sale: villa on golf resort – great price!

GREAT PRICE for this spacious 6 bedroom villa in a gated golf community in Curacao! This villa has a private pool..