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By Edition On Friday, May 5th, 2017

CTB Deploying Marketing Campaign in Brazil with Launch of Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+

Caribbean Destination, Curaçao Pioneering Cross Promotion with Korean Tech Giant WILLEMSTAD – In April, Curaçao kicked off a creative and pioneering marketing campaign in the Brazilian market, at the launch More...

By Edition On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Corned beef ban in Caribbean amid rotten meat scandal

KINGSTON – Several Caribbean countries have ordered the immediate ban on the sale and importation of corned beef from Brazil, following reports that several major meat processors in the South American nation have More...

By Edition On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Top plus size model Fluvia Lacerda poses for bikini shoot in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - On vacation in Curaçao, top-size Brazilian model Fluvia Lacerda took advantage of the paradisiacal setting last Sunday. In a bikini, the model threw herself into the sea and displayed her lush curves More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Most Dominican Citizens distrust their officials

SANTO DOMINGO - 87.7 percent of Dominicans considers today that government officials of Leonel Fernández, Hipólito Mejía and Danilo Medina benefited from bribes paid by Brazilian construction company Odebrecht. The More...

By Edition On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Brazilian news media lashes out against InselAir

WILLEMSTAD – One of the most read news media in Manaus, Brazil lashed out today against the Curaçao airline InselAir, with the article heading: “Voo da Insel Air Curaçao-Manaus é cancelado e passageiros buscam More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016

CTB recognized industry partners in the Brazilian market

WILLEMSTAD – December 26, 2016 – Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently recognized partners and organizations of the industry including travel agencies, airlines and tour operators who gave their support and More...

By Edition On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Brazil Chapecoense football team in Colombia plane crash

MEDELLIN - A plane carrying 81 people, including a top Brazilian football team, has crashed on its approach to the city of Medellin in Colombia. Police say five people survived the crash but the rest of those on More...

By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016

CTB: More and more Brazilians choose Curaçao as their vacation destination

WILLEMSTAD - According to interim director of the Curaçao Tourist Board, Hugo Clarinda, there is, since a few months, a strong increase in the number of Brazilian tourists coming to the island. Clarinda tells the More...

Men load boxes of food onto the back of a pick-up truck, after arriving from Brazil, in front of the bus terminal in Santa Elena de Uairen
By Edition On Thursday, August 11th, 2016

Venezuelans flood Brazil border in 36-hour grocery run

CARACAS - Government employee Jose Lara this month used some vacation days to take a long scenic bus ride through the verdant plateaus and sweeping savannas of southern Venezuela, but the trip was anything but More...

By Edition On Friday, August 5th, 2016

Sales techniques workshop for travel agents of New Age in Brazil

WILLEMSTAD – The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently participated in an interesting Road Show for travel agents of New Age. The ‘New Age Road Show’ consisted of several workshops, giving opportunity to CTB More...