Jonas

Jacob Gelt Dekker

Jonas---the Prophet who spent three days and nights in the belly of a giant fish--- set up shelter on a hill slope overlooking the city of Nineveh. Jonas waited for the obliteration of the wicked city by God’s wrath, as he had prophesized. The city of Nineveh repented, and God suspended His destruction. But three thousand years later, the ultimate More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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InselAir’s new inter-island time table

WILLEMSTAD – As the local airline InselAir announced recently, they have introduced per March 8 this year their new inter-island timetable for Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao and Sint Maarten. The airline now offers More...

Titanium-Explorer
By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Order for Venezuela to pay Exxon $1.4 bln in damages overturned

CARACAS - A World Bank tribunal’s order for Venezuela to pay $1.4 billion in damages to Exxon Mobil Corp over nationalizations has been annulled, a lawyer for the Venezuelan government said on Thursday. The case More...

Kranshi
By Edition On Monday, March 13th, 2017
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Serious business

Friday was Nomination Day in Curaçao (see related story) and it’s interesting to see how many candidates are on lists of different parties than the ones with which they ran only five months ago. This should remove More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Truthiness

“Truthiness (Stephen Colbert, 2005) comes from the gut,” not from facts—“the truth we want to exist,” that feels right. Truthiness is alternative facts, fake news. “Pizzagate,” was such a fake news More...

driver1
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Honda to offer free airbag inflator recall repairs at local repair-a-thon

Recalled Takata airbag inflators have injured and killed vehicle occupants, Fast, free repairs will take place in Curaçao on March 16 - 18, 2017, No appointment necessary. WILLEMSTAD – Honda is going to great More...

Oil
By Edition On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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Oil slumps to lowest this year as traders focus on record supply

HOUSTON - Investors are finally taking record U.S. oil stockpiles seriously. Oil slumped the most in more than a year after government data showed production cuts from OPEC and other exporters have not been enough More...

Pride 2017 Ambassadors
By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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DJ Maarten Schakel and RO1 Curaçao Pride Ambassadors 2017

WILLEMSTAD - The Curacao Pride is this year represented by two ambassadors, Maarten Schakel and Reginald Offerman aka DJ RO1. Both are well-known DJs and radio producers in Curaçao and speak to a wide audience. More...

Kranshi
By Edition On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Is election fraud already happening in Curaçao?

The Supreme Electoral Council (KSE) Commissioner, Mr. Pacheco Romer and his Vice-Chairman Charles doRego apparently seemed to intentionally ensure that The Eu-NeoClassical Liberal Leader Josefina Josepha would not More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Political turmoil

Curaçao’s Parliament has passed a motion asking the government of caretaker Prime Minister Hensley Koeiman (MAN) to withdraw today, Monday, at the latest its national decree dissolving the legislature and calling More...