No price differences allowed for free-range eggs

free range eggs

WILLEMSTAD - Supermarkets cannot sell their free-range eggs for a higher price. This is according to the Inspectorate of the Ministry of Economic Development. The law knows no difference between free-range eggs and eggs from the battery cage. And because eggs are part of the basic food package, both species are tied to a maximum price. 41 cents for More...

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MCB
By Edition On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Banking costs more money

WILLEMSTAD - Banking costs more and more money. In 2017 the costs for Maduro & Curiel’s Bank (MCB) increased by 12 percent, about 37 million guilders. Especially because of higher salaries and writing off More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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FirstCaribbean scraps plan to list shares on New York Stock Exchange

WILLEMSTAD - FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited (FCIB) has withdrawn its recent public offering in the United States and is no longer pursuing a listing of its shares on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The More...

Qredits
By Edition On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Qredits now also provides microcredits in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Qredits’ fourth branch in the Caribbean is a fact! Today the first establishment is officially opened by the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath. At the office in Willemstad, entrepreneurs More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 16th, 2018
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ECLAC says economic activity in Latin America and the Caribbean will grow 2.2% this year

SANTIAGO - The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) updated its economic activity growth projections for the region’s countries during 2018 and kept its estimate for average regional More...

floating docks
By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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New docks on the way

WILLEMSTAD - They have to arrive at the end of April and they are ready for use in August. That is according to the planning of Damen Shipyards for the activities of what used to be called the Curacao Dokmaatschappij. Two More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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33 years contribution Korpodeko

WILLEMSTAD - On April 23, the Corporation for Economic Development of Curaçao ‘Korpodeko’ celebrates 33 years of a tripartite commitment to the contribution to a sustainable economy for Curaçao with a conference More...

SER
By Edition On Thursday, April 5th, 2018
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SER St. Maarten and Curaçao reps talk working relationship

SER Secretaries-General Gerard Richardson (St. Maarten) and Raul Henriquez (Curaçao) with St. Maarten SER Chairman Delano Damien Richardson.  PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - Secretary-General of Curaçao’s Social More...

Premium Trading
By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Premium Tradings partners up with Orbit Exchange

WILLEMSTAD - Sports bettors recently got wind of an exciting new partnership between PremiumTradings and Orbit Exchange. The new deal has cemented a partnership between two titans of the betting industry. Now, punters More...

Willemstad
By Edition On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Curaçao February hotel performance analysis

WILLEMSTAD - The following are the preliminary February hotel performance data compiled by the Curaçao Hospitality & Tourism Association. The following data is based on 10 properties reporting to STR representing 1446 rooms. What More...