Dutch Defense continues to measure air quality in Curaçao

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WILLEMSTAD - The GGD Amsterdam (Public Health Department) continues to measure air quality in, for example, Julianadorp in Curaçao, where many Defense personnel live. This is More...

Meeting between Venezuelan and ABC Islands canceled


WILLEMSTAD - The meeting that was supposed to take place between Venezuela and the ABC Islands today did not continue. That was the message from the Prime Minister of Aruba, More...

The case of the refinery

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WILLEMSTAD - The hundred-year-old oil refinery in Curaҫao is one of the most complex cases in terms of its corporate governance, relationship with the public, and its NGO status. More...


Curaçao Sail Foundation announces Velas Latinoamerica 2018

WILLEMSTAD - During a press conference at Hotel Otrabanda, the Curaçao Sail Foundation announced that Curaçao will be part of the Velas Latinoamérica 2018. The Saint Anna Bay More...

Curaçao Ports Authority welcomes Disney Wonder

WILLEMSTAD - Disney Cruise cruise ship Disney Wonder Line has visited Curaçao for the first time today. A delegation, existing of representatives of the Ministry of Economic More...

Dead Venezuelans found on north coast are victims of human trafficking


WILLEMSTAD - The police officers have arrested two Venezuelans suspected of human trafficking. They are suspected of being More...

Supreme Court is still waiting for ‘Babel’ file


THE HAGUE - Since the pronouncement of the verdict in the Babel case in appeal in July 2017, the file of Gerrit More...

MSC Cruises PR piece MSC to Return to St. Maarten in March and confirms approximately 115,000 passengers for 2018

PORT ST. MAARTEN - Based on one-on-one meetings that Port St. Maarten Cruise Business Unit has...

SXM-new-governement-Leona-Marlin St. Maarten gets sixth prime minister in 8 yrs

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten now has its sixth prime minister in under eight years as a country-within-the-Dutch-Kingdom....

lgbt-flag Caribbean activists welcome Inter-American Court opinion on LGBT rights

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Forum for Liberation and Acceptance of Genders and Sexualities (CariFLAGS) celebrates the recent...

Gelt Dekker: “People ask me what to do to improve Curaçao’s economy”


My recommendations are: Since top-down government for the last 50 years, does not work, I propose to start a More...

The future of Curacao

From Emily Saïdy de Jongh-Elhage to Eugene Rhuggenaath, Curacao has not improved in ten years! All of them tried, nationalists, populists,..

The Caribbean thinks of climate resilience

As time and age advance, and with it one’s private and professional life progresses, one might come to the conclusion that..

Caribbean Airlines begins Guyana/Cuba flights but airfares remain exorbitant


PORT OF SPAIN -  Caribbean Airlines (CAL) now flies twice weekly to Cuba from its Port of Spain (POS) hub on More...

Fly All Ways cancels all flights

PARAMARIBO - Fly All Ways has canceled all flights between Paramaribo and Curaçao. Between January 17 and 31, their only aircraft..

Winair updates post-hurricane progress

PHILIPSBURG - Regional air carrier Winair’s facilities in St Maarten were completely destroyed by hurricanes Irma and Maria resulting in the..
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First names CNSJ18: Jason Derulo, Carlos Vives and Sean Paul to Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The organizers of the biggest event on the island are proud to announce that none other than Jason Derulo,..

Yellow Fever: PAHO urges member states to remain vigilant

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO) in its recent epidemiological report about yellow fever in the Americas, encourages..
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For sale: villa on golf resort – great price!

GREAT PRICE for this spacious 6 bedroom villa in a gated golf community in Curacao! This villa has a private pool..