Ministers of Curaçao and Aruba sign MoU for fast ferry service

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ORANJESTAD, WILLEMSTAD – The Aruban Minister of Transport Chris Romero and the Curaçao Minister of Economy Dr. Steven Martina signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Friday in San Nicolas, Aruba. According to an article in NoticiaCla.com, this is the next step to formalize this project for transportation between Curaçao and Aruba. Minister Martina More...

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Oil Refinery
By Edition On Monday, December 24th, 2018
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Refinery’s new operator faces major challenges

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By Edition On Friday, December 21st, 2018
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Legal recognition of ENNIA’s emergency regulations granted in the US

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PDVSA hopes to retain Bullen Bay terminal, not refinery

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By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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Dutch First Chamber wants the Netherlands to aid with the reception of Venezuelans

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By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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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...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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The status of InselAir

WILLEMSTAD – During the court session yesterday, the approval of the agreement accepted by InselAir’s creditors was discussed. The management of InselAir and the superintendent have informed the court that the More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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Great interest in lecture on medicinal cannabis

WILLEMSTAD - Minister of Public Health, Nature and Environment Suzanne Camelia-Römer gave a lecture at the University of Curacao last night about the government's policy regarding medicinal cannabis. This meeting More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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Caribbean islands can expect greater influx of Venezuelans

WILLEMSTAD - Aruba and Curaçao must be prepared for even more refugees from Venezuela. In Aruba, Curaçao, the Dominican Republic, Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago together there are now an estimated 147,000 Venezuelan More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
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D-Day for InselAir

WILLEMSTAD - InterCaribbean Airways did not comply with the with was agreed upon last month. The airline had to present the required bank guarantee in connection with the acquisition of InselAir International. Yesterday More...