Still unclear whether health inspector gets opportunity to defend himself verbally


WILLEMSTAD - Whether the suspended Inspector General of Health Care Jan Huurman gets the opportunity to defend himself verbally is unclear. Huurman was suspended in early December More...

Rema Uni: yes, to signatures but no petition recognition


WILLEMSTAD - Rema Uni has started a signature action. The stakeholder organization for parent committees was recently informed by the Minister of Education by means of a letter More...

Disciplinary measures against Schotte


WILLEMSTAD – The prison has taken disciplinary measures against Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte. Yesterday he gave a radio interview and spoke to other news media from More...


The CTB Launching “You’re Tourism Too”

WILLEMSTAD - The Curacao Tourist Board (CTB) recently launched a new Papiamento-language series of tourism-themed educational shorts titled “Abo tambe Ta Turismo” (You’re More...

Brazilian Travel Agents impressed with Curaçao’s Tourism Product

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently invited a group of 67 Brazilian travel agents on the first direct flight from Brazil to Curaçao. The group stays in Curaçao More...

Management SDKK: Prisoners are treated humanely


WILLEMSTAD - The prison management announced this week that every detainee in Sentro di Detenshon di Korekshon Kòrsou (SDKK More...

OM in cassation case Tromp


WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecutor goes against the recent ruling of the Court of Appeals in the case against Emsley More...

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ILO Labour Overview 2018: Unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean down slightly in 2018

After three years on the rise, unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean dipped slightly in...

cryptocurrency2 The global increase in cryptocurrency investment

This year has seen the biggest surge in the amount of people investing in cryptocurrencytrading. The concept...

roulette Everything you need to know about gambling in the Caribbean

White sand beaches, sparkling blue beaches and gorgeous sunshine are just a few of the draws...

Denying protections for asylum seekers denies them opportunities to seek safety

Venezuelan refugees

I’ll never forget the day Pedro and Sandra Ramírez (names changed) first came to my office. Soft-spoken and More...

Building blocks for the up rise of a new creative class in Curacao

The local government promotes possibilities for creation of smart nation Curacao and it becoming as an attractive destination for digital nomads...

Cinelandia is still there!

I work in downtown Punda right next to the ugliest building in town. I don't mean the design. That is not..

EZ Air obtains a permit and starts with flight operations


WILLEMSTAD - After months of intensive preparations, the purchase of two new aircraft and the execution of various More...

D-Day for InselAir

WILLEMSTAD - InterCaribbean Airways did not comply with the with was agreed upon last month. The airline had to present the required..

TUI flight to the Netherlands stranded after bomb alert

WILLEMSTAD - A TUI plane that was scheduled to fly from Aruba to the Netherlands early this morning has remained on..
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Upcoming events in Curaçao

• Every Thursday / Punda Thursday Vibes / Willemstad-Punda • Dec 22 / Curaçao Santa Run / Downtown Willemstad • Dec 22 / Kaya Kaya Street..

Great interest in lecture on medicinal cannabis

WILLEMSTAD - Minister of Public Health, Nature and Environment Suzanne Camelia-Römer gave a lecture at the University of Curacao last night..

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..