U.S. Consulate General Curaçao – Visa waiver list of countries NOT changed

U.S. Consulate Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - The U.S. Consulate General Curacao advises the public that, contrary to rumors, the list of countries participating in the U.S. Visa Waiver Program has NOT changed. Please click on the link to see the complete list of countries whose citizens are currently eligible to travel to the United States under the Visa Waiver Program. Link- https://travel.state.gov/content/visas/en/visit/visa-waiver-program.html  More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Alert: Portugese-man-of-war (type of stinging jellyfish) along Curacao’s leeward shore

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Change of leadership role within InselAir

WILLEMSTAD - Albert Kluyver, one of the founders and shareholders of InselAir International BV, will resign from his position after a transition period which has already started. Kluyver has led the organization More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Damen Shipyard and Curaçao Dry Dock start a new future together

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Statistics: “Unemployment rate rose to 13.3 percent”

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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InselAir delays spark disturbance

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
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Venezuela names new leaders at oil firm PDVSA to ‘defeat corruption’

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Curaçao well represented at New York Times travel show

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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AVA Airways takes Minister Camelia-Römer to court

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Government and InselAir reach agreement; 33 million guilders for the airline

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