Curaçao names Industry veteran Paul Pennicook, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Tourism Development Foundation

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Foundation announces new leadership in preparation for future growth WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourism Development Foundation (CTDF) has announced the appointment of Paul Pennicook as Managing Director/CEO, effective immediately. A graduate of Cornel University, with a degree in Hotel Management and fluent in English and Spanish, Pennicook brings a More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Curaçao asks the Netherlands for expertise in getting public finances in order

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - The government of Curaçao called in the help of the Netherlands to get public finances in order. Due to an imminent financial shortage, an urgent measure from the Kingdom Council of Ministers More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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CTB in your neighborhood awareness project started

Interactive live show every Saturday on Radio Active! WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently launched a new awareness project called ‘CTB in Your Neighborhood’. The ‘CTB in Your Neighborhood’ More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 11th, 2018
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Prime Minister: ‘Day of Autonomy in the sphere of civil responsibility’

WILLEMSTAD - October 10 is Day of Autonomy. This year, the government paid attention to the responsibility that the concept of autonomy entails for the citizens of Curaçao and the importance of the celebration More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
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Statement by U.S. Secretary Pompeo: Curaçao Day

WASHINGTON - On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer congratulations to the people of Curacao on Curacao Day. This year marks 225 years since the United States opened a consulate in Curacao.  More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
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FNV complaint against oil company about tax avoidance

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - The Dutch Trade union FNV, together with the international trade union organizations ITF and PSI, is fighting against tax avoidance by American oil giant Chevron, owner of, among others, More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Utility company shuts off power at World Trade Center

WILLEMSTAD - After several attempts of getting their money and also warnings towards the management of the World Trade Center (WTC), the utility company has now shut off their electricity. This took place today. Now More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Former Prime Minister welcomes investigation into finances new hospital

WILLEMSTAD - The new hospital is a hot topic these days in the political arena. In recent weeks parliament has debated on the higher costs of construction and the main question remains how come this project has More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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417.7 million US dollars generated from Tourism in first eight months

19% more stayover arrivals in August 2018 WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) is reporting an overall 19% growth in visitor arrivals in August 2018. Precisely, in total 5,998 more visitors were registered More...

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By Edition On Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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Curaçao will have direct flights from Sao Paulo starting December

WILLEMSTAD, SAO PAOLO - December 16 will be the beginning of the new direct flight between São Paolo and Curaçao. The charter operation, in partnership with CVC, Orinter, Flytour MMT, Schultz, Anchorage and Travel More...