New geological map of the Kingdom

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WILLEMSTAD - The entire Kingdom of the Netherlands including Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba has been brought into geological mapping. On 5 October it was unveiled in honor of the centenary of mapping in the Netherlands. Traditionally, the state of knowledge of the Dutch subsurface by the Geological Survey of the Netherlands, More...

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Ride for the roses in Otrabanda
By Edition On Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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Hotel Otrabanda to be auctioned

WILLEMSTAD - Another hotel in the downtown area will be auctioned. This time the Hotel Otrabanda. This as a result of the financial situation of the hotel. The auction will take place on November 7 this year. Notary More...

Esther-Cheri-Valencia-Eldon-‘Peppie’-Sulvaran-FOTO-JEU-OLIMPIO
By Edition On Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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Head of Admissions Organization: “I just followed orders!”

WILLEMSTAD - Esther Cheri did what she was told by her boss. This is according to lawyer Eldon Sulvaran during the defense of his client in Court. It was the second trial day against the Head of Admissions Organization. Cheri More...

Money
By Edition On Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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New cases of counterfeit banknotes in circulation

WILLEMSTAD - The Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) has once again received various counterfeit NAf. 100 banknotes via some commercial banks, as well as a couple of counterfeit NAf. 5 coins. This More...

KTK
By Edition On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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KTK is going through some tough times

WILLEMSTAD - Towing company KTK needs financing to survive. Due to the lack of tankers and other shipping, many tugs are not operating in the harbor. The number of vessels dropped by 30 percent in the past three More...

hospital
By Edition On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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Half of budget health care goes to medicines, specialists, laboratories and international medical services

WILLEMSTAD - Half of the healthcare budget in Curaçao is allocated for medicines, specialists, laboratories and international medical services meaning when a patient goes abroad for healthcare. 20 cents of each More...

hospital
By Edition On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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Completion of new hospital planned on March 31, 2019

WILLEMSTAD - The new hospital will be delivered functionally on 31 March next year. Whether this actually succeeds depends on the training and accommodation. The general director of the New Hospital Otrabanda (HNO) More...

Alcala Walle
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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No extra money for cleaning schools

WILLEMSTAD - There are no extra funds for the cleaning of public schools. This can be deducted from the words of the Minister of Education Marilyn Alcala-Wallé. Teachers and parents complained recently that the More...

University
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Accountancy training UoC again positively assessed by N

WILLEMSTAD - The Faculty of Social and Economic Sciences (FdSEW) of the University of Curaçao (UoC) is proud to announce that its degree programs Bachelor's degree in Accountancy & Controlling and WO master's More...

Refineria di Korsou
By Edition On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Search for a strategic partner for oil refinery progressing according to plan

WILLEMSTAD - All the efforts of the public company Refineria di Korsou (RdK), the Curaçao Refinery is concentrated on finding a strategic partner for the refinery after the current contract with the Venezuelan More...