KTK wants to dismiss part of its staff

KTK

WILLEMSTAD - Towing Company KTK offers a part of the staff the opportunity to leave voluntarily. Those who submit their resignation will receive a golden handshake. Due to the crisis at oil company PDVSA, the activities of KTK decreased by 80 percent. How many of the 136 employees have to leave, the KTK did not say. This shows again how dependent Curaçao More...

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Airport
By Edition On Monday, November 26th, 2018
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Flights from Curaçao slightly more expensive starting next year

WILLEMSTAD - Passengers flying from Curaçao will have to pay more for their ticket starting January 1, 2019. The airport tax will be increased for both departing and transferring passengers as of next year. The More...

SXM stakeholders pres 2
By Edition On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018
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CBCS presents Strategic Plan in Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - Recently, the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) presented its Strategic Plan to the stakeholders in Sint Maarten. The Governor of Sint Maarten, as well as the government, More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018
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Hotel plans with pool Benny Leito

WILLEMSTAD - The Rif area is in the spotlight. The development of this has caused a lot of discussion in the past few days. Gold Investment Curacao keeps that discussion going with the launch of a plan for a hotel More...

IMF
By Edition On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
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IMF: Weak growth, vulnerabilities persist in St. Maarten and Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - Weak growth and underlying structural vulnerabilities persist in both Curaçao and St. Maarten, magnified further by large negative external shocks, including spill-overs from one of Curaçao’s More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 12th, 2018
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Cinex has been busy for months with the sale of Plaza Hotel

WILLEMSTAD - Cinex had already spent nine months arranging the purchase of the Plaza Hotel. This was announced by Ramon Koffijberg, Director of the Curaçao Investment & Export Promotion Agency (Cinex). The More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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FTAC and Consumer Organization to start working together

WILLEMSTAD - The Fair Trade Authority Curaçao (FTAC) and the Fundashon pa Konsumidó (FpK), the Consumer Organization, have entered into a partnership. Thanks to the collaboration, the organization can forward More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Each year 16 billion euros laundered in the Netherlands

THE HAGUE - According to researchers, about 16 billion euros are laundered every year. The money would be 90 percent of drug trafficking and fraud. The researchers at Utrecht University (UU) warned on Monday in More...

Martina
By Edition On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Minister of Economic Development: “All focus is now on investment climate”

WILLEMSTAD - The Ministry of Economic Development (MEO) has focused its efforts on improving the investment climate in Curaçao. The slow-acting administrative mill is being tackled and at the same time, it is being More...

CEO CIBC
By Edition On Thursday, November 1st, 2018
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CIBC FirstCaribbean’s to deliver a modern digital banking experience for clients

New CEO on board from today BRIDGETOWN - CIBC FirstCaribbean has a new CEO from today. Colette Delaney, the first female to occupy the CEO’s chair at the bank, spent her first day on the job visiting two important More...