All about Border closure

Floating market
By Edition On Monday, February 5th, 2018
0 Comments

Curaçao finds other fruit and vegetable suppliers

WILLEMSTAD, THE HAGUE - Fruit and vegetable suppliers from Colombia and the Dominican Republic supply Curaçao, Aruba and Bonaire. The product streams have been diverted to these countries because the regular trade More...

Curacao (1)
By Edition On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
0 Comments

Overview of the supermarket sector on the ABC islands

WILLEMSTAD - In Curaçao, it seems that less and less fruit is available. However, the shelves are not completely empty. Recently, Freshplaza published an article, in which it was reported that boats with fruit More...

dutch-kingdom
By Edition On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
0 Comments

Declaration Kingdom of the Netherlands concerning the bilateral relationship with Venezuela

THE HAGUE - The Governments of the Kingdom of the Netherlands deeply regret the unilateral decision of the Venezuelan government to close its borders with Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire on January 5. Venezuela has More...

Parliament3
By Edition On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
0 Comments

Curaçao Parliament calls on Venezuela to end trade and travel ban

WILLEMSTAD - The parliament of Curaçao adopted a motion on Tuesday evening after a long meeting calling on Venezuela to lift the border blockade. On January 5, Venezuela closed the border with Curaçao, Aruba and More...

zijlstra
By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
0 Comments

Illegally received goods from Venezuela will be returned

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The countries of the Kingdom are willing to return goods illegally imported from Venezuela to Curaçao, Aruba and Bonaire. This is what the Dutch Minister Halbe Zijlstra of Foreign Affairs More...

Rhuggenaath1
By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
0 Comments

Premier Rhuggenaath: “It’s time to ask ourselves why Venezuela took measures against the islands”

WILLEMSTAD - Now that Venezuela still does not allow any maritime or air traffic to the ABC islands, according to the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath it is time to ask the question again why the South More...

Aruba
By Edition On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
0 Comments

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, Evelyn Wever-Croes. This was reported More...

maduro
By Edition On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
0 Comments

Venezuelan President now extends border closure for an indefinite period of time

CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela has extended the border closure Aruba and Bonaire and Curaçao again, and now for an indefinite period. There is a draft agreement between the parties involved, but the Venezuelan More...

Venezuela delegation
By Edition On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
0 Comments

Proposals to lead to reopening of border

ORANJESTAD - The Dutch Kingdom and Venezuela agreed on Friday to evaluate "new approaches that emerged after the debate" on halting the flow of contraband from the South American country to the neighbouring, so-called More...

maiquetiaairport
By Edition On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
0 Comments

Travelers from Curaçao returning back to the island after being stranded in Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD, CARACAS - One of the main concerns from the government of Curaçao was that there are several people from the island stranded in Venezuela. Many of them tried several times to contact airlines at the More...