Plasterk: “Curaçao is doing well”

Minister Plasterk

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao government takes its responsibility of tackling money laundering seriously. This is what the Dutch Minister of Kingdom Relations, Ronald Plasterk wrote More...

Navarro surprised about reactions MPs


WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Justice, Nelson Navarro reacted outraged during the weekly press conference of the Council of Minister on the complaints of the Members of Parliament More...

Immigration at Hato forces Venezuelans to take 500 dollars from ATM

Curacao Airport

WILLEMSTAD – Immigration at Hato airport is forcing Venezuelans to show 500 dollars in cash upon arrival in Curacao. If they don’t have this, the will be sent to an ATM More...

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Remember to vote for the best video blog about Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD –  Have you voted yet for your favorite vlogger? Well, here is your chance. The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) has organized a contest for video bloggers or ‘vloggers’. More...

Curacao’s newest museum showcases Punda

Punda, otherwise known as “The Point” has a long and interesting history in the formation of Willemstad. As the first settlement of the Dutch on Curaçao, and the first seat More...

Minor Winklaar escaped again


WILLEMSTAD – There are again two underage boys who escaped from the Curaçao Juvenile Detention Center. The notorious More...

Arrest in investigation theft 365,000 guilders

Public Prosecution

WILLEMSTAD – Commissioned by the Public Prosecutor (OM), the 43-year-old G.H.J.B. was arrested this morning. More...

Copa Airlines

Havana Cuba EU, Cuba to speed up talks to normalize ties

HAVANA – The European Union (EU) says it has agreed with Cuba to expedite the pace...

Chocolate Caribbean cocoa inspires the world’s chocolatiers

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica -- The popularity of dark chocolate throughout the world has surpassed just being...

un_slavery_memorial UN unveils permanent memorial to victims of transatlantic slave trade

NEW YORK, USA — United Nations officials on Wednesday welcomed the unveiling at the world body’s...

Lee Kuan-Yew’s Caribbean rescue in the Commonwealth

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

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

Venex Curaçao: Truths and lies about Barack Obama sanctions against Venezuelan officers

On March 9, president of the United States of America, Barack Obama, signed an executive order in which he classified Venezuela..

Schotte’s turning point

Former Prime Minister of Curaçao, Gerrit Schotte, and his partner are suspects in a case of money laundering and forgery, dubbed..

ALTA Member Airlines Passenger Traffic Increases 6.2% in January


The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) announced that its member airlines carried More...

SXM airport committed to success of Arke Fly service

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten -The Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, has expressed its commitment to the success of the new service..

JetBlue to begin offering ‘mint’ service on Caribbean flights

JetBlue Airways is continuing its Caribbean push with another big move: the addition of its Mint premium service on certain flights..

HBO’S ‘Veep’ steps into the oval office

The Emmy®-nominated comedy returns for its fouth season on April 12 in the Caribbean, simultaneously with the United States MIAMI – The Emmy®-nominated..
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45-minute power nap can boost memory five-fold

Provided you can remember to do it, a power nap of just 45 minutes could boost memory by five times. According..

Curaçao was the perfect setting for swimsuit fashion shows

It’s never too late to see beautiful women in swimsuits. WILLEMSTAD -   Curaçao was inundated by super models from all around..

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