CPA organized its World Maritime Day 2017


WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) held is World Maritime Day 2017 press conference in cooperation with the Minister of Economic Development Steven Martina. CPA will be celebrating the contribution of the maritime sector to the economy of the island during the maritime days on September 28 and 29 at the Kleine Werf from 5 pm till 10 pm. CPA More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Spectacular Relay Race during Dia di Waaigat

WILLEMSTAD - The Curacao Athletics Association organized for the second time this year the “Relevo di Waaigat” (Waaigat Relay Race). The Waaigat was fully transformed into an event location with athletics, boats, More...

By Edition On Monday, September 18th, 2017

RBC commits $300,000 USD to relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma

WILLEMSTAD - RBC Bank announced earlier this week a commitment of $300,000 USD to support relief efforts in the wake of hurricane Irma. The Caribbean relief effort will receive $200,000 USD of the total amount, More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

UTS Curacao hosts benefit concert for Irma victims Sept. 17

WILLEMSTAD - United Telecommunications Services (UTS) Curaçao and the Curaçao Media Organization are organizing a media-thon and benefit concert called “One Love SXM” to help raise funds for persons affected More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

CHATA launches Silent Auction 2017

WILLEMSTAD - In celebration of upcoming World Tourism Day, CHATA launches its annual Silent Auction. Through this auction, the local community has the opportunity to purchase amazing deals such as hotel accommodations More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

RBC makes initial donation to Hurricane Irma Community Relief in St Maarten and Antigua & Barbuda

WILLEMSTAD - RBC today announced an initial commitment of US $40,000 to Red Cross agencies in St Maarten and Antigua/Barbuda to assist with relief efforts in these countries in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. “The More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Rojer, Tecau win US Open Men’s Doubles title

The reigning Australian Open champions and top seeds have bowed out with a 1-6 7-6 (7-5) 7-5 loss to Jean-Julien Rojer of the Netherlands and Romania's Horia Tecau. Perhaps the most poignant social commentary has More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Sixth Annual CIBC FirstCaribbean walk for the cure raises over USD quarter million so far

WILLEMSTAD - Fundraising for one of the region’s largest cancer care and awareness events has kicked off across the Dutch and English-speaking Caribbean with over USD$ $267,119 being raised so far from over 160 More...

By Edition On Friday, September 1st, 2017

Avila Beach Hotel gives a helping hand

WILLEMSTAD - Avila Beach Hotel wished Oranjeschool a happy start of the new school year with 15 computer screens, 200 donuts and a huge amount of school supplies brought by their hotel guests with the project More...

By Edition On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Exhibition features Curaçao slave child at royal court

THE HAGUE - Historical Museum of The Hague will dedicate special attention to a Curaçao slave child who, together with a second male slave child from Ginea, served at the court of Stadtholder Willem V in the 1800s More...