Prime Minister and Minister of Finance to attend Energy Summit in Washington


WILLEMSTAD – U.S. Vice President Joe Biden invited the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Ivar Asjes and Minister of Finance, who is also in charge of the energy sectors on the island, Dr. Jose Jardim to attend More...

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Motion research approach Chikungunya adopted

Omayra Leeflang

WILLEMSTAD – An efficiency research on the Ministry of Public Health’s approach regarding the Chikungunya virus will be initiated. This initiative is a proposal of the More...

Plasterk looks at regional role hospital Otrobanda


WILLEMSTAD – Minister Plasterk of Kingdom Relations hopes that the new hospital in Otrobanda will get a regional function. He indicated this during his short visit to Curaçao. More...

Greentown satisfied with response parliament


WILLEMSTAD – The organization of Greentown is satisfied with the response of the parliament in its presentation on an alternative solution to the refinery after the contract More...

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Curaçao’s Seaquarium Beach competing for Best Caribbean Beach

WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao has been selected, once more, to compete in the 10 Best Readers Choice Travel Award, this time in the category Best Caribbean Beach. Curaçao’s popular More...

How Curacao Changed My Life

By Susan Campbell Pictured here, I am riding an underwater scooter supplied by Aquafari at Piscaderaweg. It allows you to explore the marine world at 30 ft. below without having More...

Pre-trial review Babel case

Public Prosecution

WILLEMSTAD – The Babel case involving former Prime Minister of Curaçao and current Member of Parliament and leader More...

Large amount of drugs destroyed by OM


WILLEMSTAD – The Public Prosecutor (OM) destroyed a large amount of narcotics yesterday. Saturday the drugs More...

roberta-jacobson US and Cuba discuss restoration of diplomatic relations

HAVANA, Cuba - The US and Cuba delegations both agreed on Thursday that the round of talks...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Guyana and Suriname, both members of Caribbean Community (CARICOM), will go to the...

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CARACAS – Venezuela faces its worst economic crisis in a generation. The price of oil, which...

Sanders: Does Caribbean integration have practical value? Astute reflections of Owen Arthur

Sir Ronald Sanders is a Consultant and Senior Research Fellow at London University. Reponses to:

By Sir Ronald Sanders Sir Ronald Sanders is a Consultant and Senior Research Fellow at London University. Reponses More...

What happened?

Q.: Why did Europe get 20 million Muslim immigrants? A.: The ‘ 60-70’s Flower-power revolution in Europe did away with many..

Terrorism is not a Western problem only

There are many victims of terrorism carried out in the name of Allah and the prophet Muhammad, but none more so..

Avianca is voted the best airline in Latin America in 2014


The Colombian aviation company, Avianca was recognized by the magazine Business Traveler. Avianca has been operating More...

Caribbean Airlines pilots suspended pending investigation of near miss at JFK

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — The two Caribbean Airlines pilots involved in a near collision on Saturday night at New York’s..

United Airlines ready to fly to Cuba if authorized

HAVANA, Cuba - United Airlines has announced its plans to fly to Cuba from Houston, Texas, and Newark, New Jersey, if it..

FDDK’s swimming lessons start at Lagun Beach

FDDK WILLEMSTAD – The new sports organization, Fundashon Desaroyo Deporte Korsou started with swimming lessons for schoolchildren at the beach of Lagun (papiamento..

HBO announces exclusive movie premieres in February

MIAMI – HBO brings viewers in the Caribbean an exclusive movie premiere each Saturday at 21:00 AST* during the month of February,..

Why you should be cooking with coconut oil instead of olive oil

This may surprise you but not all oils are for cooking. People are under the misconception that as long as oil..

International Swim and Fashion Week in Curacao This February

The Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, located on the Dutch-Caribbean island of Curaçao, will be hosting the first ever International Swim..