November prices rose slightly


WILLEMSTAD - The prices in November increased slightly compared to the previous months. This was mainly due to adjustments to the price for fuel, water and electricity. Compared to a year ago, prices have risen 3 percent. Measured over the long term, inflation is 1.1 percent.  More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Government to tighten supervision of online casinos

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao government will tighten the supervision of online casinos operating from the island. The already existing Gaming Control Board (GCB), which now oversees the physical casinos only, will More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Income tax must be online as of January 1

WILLEMSTAD – As of January 1, 2019, all taxpayers must file online income tax returns. There is a portal available at If you need help, you can contact a special helpdesk at the tax More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 17th, 2018

Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten announces a new bond issue on behalf of the government of the country of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - On Friday, January 11, 2019, there will be a bond issue on behalf of the country of Curaçao. The bond will have a semi-annual coupon as follows: NAf 69,100,000 bond with duration of 30 years. Interest More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Royal Mint sold

WILLEMSTAD - The Royal Mint has been sold to a Belgian company for 3.5 million euros. The coin maker also moves from Utrecht, the Netherlands. It has been there since the time of Napoleon. Now the Royal Mint goes More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 10th, 2018

12.5 million guilder vehicle tax still to be collected

WILLEMSTAD - The plan to collect vehicle taxes with new license plates next year is going to be put on hold for the moment. The tax authorities will not be ready on time. An additional 12.5 million Dutch guilders More...

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By Edition On Saturday, December 8th, 2018

CIBC FirstCaribbean takes the lead on key development discussions at major conference

Financial institution discusses trends related to monetary and climate resilient infrastructure. WILLEMSTAD - CIBC FirstCaribbean headed two key sessions at this year’s Caribbean Infrastructure Forum (CARIF 2018), More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Inspection closes restaurant again

WILLEMSTAD - The inspection of Economic Affairs has again closed a restaurant. That happened this week in the Paseata building at the Sta Rosaweg. The dilapidated restaurant was filthy and food stood uncovered in More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Truegame igaming platform acquires Curaçao licence

Truegame -a fully implemented blockchain-based iGaming platform announced obtaining of Gaming License of Curaçao. A smart contract based iGaming platform Truegame has proudly announced acquiring of its first license More...

By Edition On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Scotiabank to pull out of nine Caribbean countries in major regional shake-up

The Bank of Nova Scotia on Tuesday (November 27) announced that it has struck a deal to sell its banking assets in nine Caribbean countries – but not the TCI. This comes as the lender continues to narrow down More...