Martina: new CEO tourist office within two weeks


WILLEMSTAD - A new CEO for the Curacao Tourist Board, CTB, will be announced within two weeks. The Supervisory Board has nominated a candidate to the Council of Ministers. The More...

Curaçao government introduces risk profile


WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has recently developed a risk profile. This is a policy document in which some potential risks have been identified for disasters that Curaçao could be More...

Arkenbout appointed as Dutch representative in Curaçao, Leijtens to NATO


THE HAGUE - Former Director of Kingdom Relations of the Ministry of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations BZK Erwin Arkenbout is the new representative of the Dutch government in More...


Laser Airlines announces flights between Caracas and Curaçao starting on August 31

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Starting on August 31 this year, Laser Airlines will begin operations to the island of Curaçao from Caracas and thus expand its international connection More...

Air Canada unveils second flight to Curaçao from Montreal

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), Curaçao Airport Partners (CAP), Curaçao Airport Holding (CAH) and Curaçao Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHATA) are pleased More...

TO employee convicted

Court house

WILLEMSTAD - The Court of First Instance has sentenced Mrs. L.L.M.L. (Curaçao, 1969) yesterday morning, August 15, 2018, More...

OM: 3 house searches, 2 arrests and confiscation of weapons and cash

Public Prosecution

WILLEMSTAD - Under the direction of the Public Prosecution (OM) Curaçao, a total of three house searches took More...

Sunrise Airways

COCI Baker and Lint St. Maarten’s COCI seeks public discussion about the reduction of commercial interest rates

PHILIPSBURG - The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) is seeking a public discussion...

internet For Cuba’s transnational families, a little internet goes a long way

HAVANA - Gathered around a tablet at a public outdoor Wi-Fi hotspot in Cuba’s capital city,...

SXM-politie-police Dutch police to stay longer in St. Maarten

THE HAGUE - The Dutch government intends to continue the support the Dutch National Police Force...

Drone attack or no, Venezuela’s Maduro regime is probably here to stay


An alleged assassination attempt by drones. A thwarted coup attempt. Calls for an international military More...

Close the refinery, it’s enough!

Curaçao has approximately 52,000 employees. Approximately 2,000 of them find employment as long as the refinery is maintained. There are also..

Economic and policy Insight: ‘Possible implications of the restart of the St Croix refinery for the Caribbean’

In a marathon meeting that started last Wednesday and ended past midnight Thursday, the Senate of the USVI, voted in favor..

World Fuel shows off air elite FBOs


Miami based global fuel provider World Fuel Services is once again attending LABACE (Booth 2006) to highlight More...

KLM pilots threaten to strike due to deadlock labor agreement negotiations

SCHIPHOL - After Ryanair, KLM pilots are now also threatening to stop the work. Pilots are on a strike if KLM..

EZ Air mechanics wrap up training in Aruba

The training was necessary to prepare the mechanics for the 2 Beechcraft 1900D machines EZ Air expects to receive this months...

61 vacation days this new school year

School WILLEMSTAD - The holiday is over, the schools are open again. But students do not need to worry, the next holiday..

ARIN Elects First Board Member from the Caribbean

ARIN in the Caribbean PORT OF SPAIN - Regenie Fräser, the former Secretary General of a regional trade association, has been selected to serve a one-year term on the board..
Clean Up

Curaçao cleans during World Clean Up Day 2018

Government supports initiative on September 15, 2018 WILLEMSTAD - Together with more than 150 other countries, Curaçao will participate in World..

Risk of getting Zika in the Caribbean is now low

PORT OF SPAIN - The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) says the chance of anyone in the region contracting the mosquito-borne Zika..

Opening of first real estate office exclusively for commercial real estate in Curaçao and Aruba

WILLEMSTAD - RE/MAX BonBini is a well known real estate agency in Curacao with 20 affiliated brokers who work from 3 different..