Curaçao has the first smart LED street lighting


WILLEMSTAD - The street lighting in Julianadorp is working again. And that is special for more than one reason. The lampposts are equipped with smart LED lights, which can be operated remotely. Also, the neighborhood of Seri Domi will receive LEDs, which will cut down the cost of electricity drastically. These two neighborhoods will receive a total More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

100 local children received brand new bicycles

WILLEMSTAD - Bikes 4 Kids Curaçao Foundation donated 100 new bicycles, along with a lock and helmet, to underprivileged children during its Seventh Annual Bikes 4 Kids Bike Give Away on Sunday, December 16, 2018, More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Banco del Orinoco celebrates its end of the year

WILLEMSTAD – Employees of the Banco del Orinoco, part of the BOD Group, have celebrated their end of the year with an all-out dinner and dance at Brakkeput Mei Mei. The Vice President of the Bank Tamo Cohen has More...

By Edition On Monday, December 17th, 2018

Rules for next Fuikdag now stricter

WILLEMSTAD - Like every year, in 2019, Fuikdag is organized on the first Sunday of the year. According to police, fire brigade and Coast Guard, the rules have been tightened again this year, in cooperation with More...

By Edition On Monday, December 10th, 2018

10 must-dive destinations for 2019

WILLEMSTAD - That's Right... Curacao made the Forbes Top 10 List (and here we thought it was going to be a slow news day!) Its one thing to know and appreciate the wonders we have available on our beautiful Caribbean More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Opening Nos Naturalesa: Permanent exposition in the Savonet Museum

WILLEMSTAD - This past Sunday afternoon, the new permanent exposition “Nos Naturalesa” has officially been opened. Veterinarian and board member of Carmabi, Odette Doest together with her flamingo Bob and Warawara More...

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By Edition On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Scuba Lodge organizes successful cleaning dive

WILLEMSTAD - On Sunday, December 2, the diving instructors of Scuba Lodge Dive Center Pietermaai organized their last cleaning dive of the year. Since 2017 the diving school organizes a cleaning dive with Project More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 29th, 2018

United States Consulate General Staff and MLB Players host lunch for youth of Kinderoorden Brakkeput

WILLEMSTAD - On Thursday, the U.S. Consulate General Curaçao Community and Curacao’s professional Major League Baseball Players hosted a lunch and donated gifts to youth from Foundation Kinderoorden Brakkeput. More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 26th, 2018

Scuba Lodge Dive Center hosts last clean-up dive of the year

WILLEMSTAD - On Sunday, December 2nd, Scuba Lodge Dive Center Pietermaai will host its last clean-up dive of 2018. During the dive, certified divers will try to remove as much debris from the ocean as possible. More...

By Edition On Monday, November 19th, 2018

Sinterklaas and Black Petes are here

WILLEMSTAD - True to tradition, Sinterklaas and his Black Petes arrived in Curaçao 2.5 weeks before the celebration of Saint Nicolas. Thousands of children waited with a beating heart until they saw the boat coming More...