NYT: “Curacao’s unpredictable fields producing Major League Baseball middle infield stars”

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WILLEMSTAD – This tiny island off the coast of Venezuela we like to call home, has become an unexpected pool for talent in Major League Baseball. This is according to a report from The New York Times. Due More...

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Airport stakeholders meet to improve service

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WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao Airport Holding (CAH) and the Minister of Justice, Nelson Navarro held a meeting at the offices of KPMG with the airport stakeholders to discuss the first More...

Increase minimum wage

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WILLEMSTAD – The minimum wage will be increased effective January 1, 2015 to 8.15 guilders per hour. This is an increase of 22 cents. This was announced by the Minister More...

Sint Maarten approves aviation regulations, Curaçao none yet

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WILLEMSTAD – In 2011 a safety assessment audit was completed in the civil aviation authority of Curaçao by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to assess the safety More...

Chikungunya

CTB Europe informs tour operators about Chikungunya

WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), Chata, the Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Health have informed tour operators in the Netherlands about chikungunya. This More...

CAP opens Christmas season at the airport with Aguinaldo music

Tourists react delighted with the ‘Holiday Season’ decoration and music at the airport WILLEMSTAD – As of this week travellers and visitors of Curaçao International Airport More...

Police looking for runaway teen

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WILLEMSTAD – The sixteen year old Thysainy Pieternella ran away from her home last Monday. After a discussion with More...

ABC Islands participated in large Interpol operation

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WILLEMSTAD – Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire have participated in an Interpol-led operation, involving more than More...


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We have witnessed with enormous optimism the unveiling of good tidings. Signals that we had hoped...

hms_severn British navy starts new deployment to Caribbean

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — British warship HMS Severn is visiting Bridgetown, Barbados this week at the beginning...

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ST JOHN’S, Antigua — Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and prime minister of Antigua and...

The reason oil could drop as low as $20 per barrel

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How low can it go — and how long will it last? The 50 percent slump in oil prices raises both those questions More...

Cuba-US relations: Good news for Cuban tourism – and the moment the rest of the Caribbean has been dreading

President Obama is the US leader who has kissed and made up with Cuba. The historic changes he announced at noon,..

More Christmas Presents from Santa Obama

After the President of the USA doled out an executive order/pardon for 8 million undocumented immigrants in the USA, the jolly..

Second Dreamliner landed at Hato

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WILLEMSTAD – The second Boeing 787 Dreamliner of the aviation company Arke landed at Hato around 14:12 More...

Caribbean Airlines to charge US$25 for second bag

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — Caribbean Airlines has announced that it will be charging some of its customers for their second..

Canadian aircraft attracts a lot of attention at airport

WILLEMSTAD – An aircraft of the Canadian airline WestJet drew a lot of attention at Hato Airport yesterday. This because of..

CAP gives out 700 presents to children during Christmas season

IMG_7856 (1024x683) WILLEMSTAD – One of the year-end traditions of Curaçao Airport Partners dedicated to the children of Curaçao is the project ‘Presents..

Build or Lease? The Economics of Datacenter Facilities

CTEXdata Recent research shows that for most companies leasing a datacenter facility is more economical than building and operating one. WILLEMSTAD – In..
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Start the New Year with HBO’s exclusive January movie lineup in the Caribbean

MIAMI – HBO announces its exclusive movie premieres for the month of January, each premiering on Saturdays at 21:00hrs. AST* in..
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35 awesome ways to use apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is an ingredient I believe everyone can benefit from having in their homes at all times. It is..
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Dyeing the armpit, a new beauty craze!

The notion do whatever the heck you want with your body as long as you feel fabulous makes sense no matter..