Martina: 2nd phase development of the coastal zone Marie Pampoen continues

Steven Martina

WILLEMSTAD - The second phase of the development of the coastal strip at Marie Pampoen continues. This is according to the Minister of Economic Development Steven Martina. Earlier it was reported in the media that the 4 million guilder project had been put on hold. Martina says he does not know where those rumors came from. The committed amount for More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018
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Former Central Bank President initiates another legal proceeding against former employer

WILLEMSTAD - The lawyer of the former President of the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten (CBCS) Emsley Tromp, Mirto Murray has initiated another legal proceeding related to the ruling on the case in the Court More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Prime Minister is convinced his government can turn economic challenges into a turning point

WILLEMSTAD - During his presentation at the Economic Recovery Program, the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath indicated that the island is at a crossroads where it is confronted with a couple of challenges, More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Prime Minister Ruggenaath with delegation to Brussels

WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath is going to Brussels today to lead the ministerial delegation to participate in the EU-OCT Forum and the OCT Ministerial Conference. The Ministerial meeting represented More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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Another initiative to jumpstart the economy: Micro enterprise can apply for micro loan

WILLEMSTAD - From now on, micro-enterprises can turn to the government development bank Korpodeko for a loan of up to five thousand guilders. In the neighborhoods, people with good ideas can qualify for such a microloan. Entrepreneurs More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Update: PDVSA’s Isla oil refinery operating normally after explosion

WILLEMSTAD - A fire at the Isla oil refinery operated by Venezuela's PDVSA has been extinguished without impacting operations, sources close to the facility indicated today. An explosion at the 335,000-barrel-per-day More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Young entrepreneurs encouraged to apply for the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

WILLEMSTAD - Residents from Curacao, Aruba, and Sint Maarten are eligible to participate in the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) and are encouraged to apply. In 2016 and 2017, a total of four young More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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KLM ends cooperation with InselAir

WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch aviation company KLM stops the cooperation with the local airline InselAir. As a result, travelers flying from the Netherlands to the ABC islands or Sint Maarten cannot travel on the same More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Explosion and fire erupt at oil refinery’s cat cracker

WILLEMSTAD - Last night, just before midnight, an explosion occurred at cat cracker on the oil refinery premises; this blast, felt up to several kilometers, was followed by a trail of fire coming down. Luckily no More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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OM: New auction aircraft “Challenger”

WILLEMSTAD - The Public Prosecutor’s Office (OM) Curaçao, in consultation with BVA Auctions, decided to auction the Canadair Ltd. airplane "Challenger 601-3A/ER" again. This is because of the default of the More...