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By Edition On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Confiscated gold costs owner in Dubai $20-30,000 per day

ORANJESTAD, WILLEMSTAD - Last Friday, an interesting case was treated in the Court of Justice in Aruba. This concerned a case related to the detention of the man who was arrested at Aruba airport with 50 kilos of More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Curaçao strengthens ties with Aruba and St. Maarten; Prime Ministers of these three islands meet

WILLEMSTAD - Prime Minister Eugene Rhuggenaath has the honor to welcome the government leaders of St. Maarten Mrs. Leona Marlin-Romero and Aruba, Mrs. Evelyn Wever-Croes here in Curaçao to conduct high-level discussions More...

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By Edition On Friday, March 9th, 2018

Announcement: U.S. Consular Officer to hold appointments in Aruba on April 12, 2018

WILLEMSTAD - The U.S. Consulate General Curaçao is pleased to announce that a Consular Officer will visit Aruba onApril 12, 2018. Appointments will be held at Aruba Department of Foreign Affairs, Wayaca 33-E. The More...

By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018

CTB organizes the first edition of Curaçao Explosion in Aruba

WILLEMSTAD - A delegation of the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) and tourism-industry partners were recently in Aruba promoting their events and products at the Curaçao Explosion in Aruba 2018 (CEA). At the CEA, the More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Venezuela’s neighbors can’t wait for Uncle Sam

WASHINGTON - Venezuela’s refugee crisis is metastasizing. According to the United Nations, 5,000 Venezuelans have fled to Curacao, 20,000 to Aruba, 30,000 to Brazil, 40,000 to Trinidad and Tobago, and more than More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Governor of Aruba visits the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten

WILLEMSTAD - The Governor of Aruba, Mr. J.A Boekhoudt, visited the Central Bank of Curaçao and Sint Maarten last week. The Governor was received by acting financial-economic director Mr. Dr. Jose Jardim and the More...

By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Citgo Petroleum slows Aruba refinery revamp due to US sanctions

HOUSTON - Houston-based Citgo Petroleum has slowed work on an overhaul of its 235,000-barrel-per-day Aruba refinery due to a lack of financing stemming from U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA, the refining More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Kingdom coordination meeting 4 countries: NL / BES – Curaçao – Aruba – St. Maarten

BRUSSELS - The Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath is on an official visit in Brussels this week. On Monday, February 19, 2018, the Kingdom delegation met at the office of the Permanent Representative More...

Sint Maarten
By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Curaçao sends observers to St. Maarten elections

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - Election observers from Curaçao together with delegates from Aruba and the Netherlands will oversee the snap parliamentary elections held in Sint Maarten this coming Monday. The Undersecretary More...

By Edition On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Curacao’s Divi Divi Air launches Aruba ops

WILLEMSTAD - Divi Divi Air has announced it launched flights out of Curacao to Aruba on February 15 and will launch operations to Aruba out of Bonaire on February 17. The expansion signals that Divi Divi Air has More...