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Clarinda
By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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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
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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...

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By Edition On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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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...

Insel
By Edition On Friday, May 27th, 2016
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Insel Air becomes first airline to reconnect Guyana and Brazil

WILLEMSTAD - As of July 4, 2016, Insel Air of Curacao will connect Guyana and Brazil by air after a five-year void of no direct air services between the two countries that share a vast frontier. This long awaited More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016
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Brazil joins the Caribbean Development Bank

BRIDGETOWN – Brazil is the newest member country of the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB). It has become the CDB’s 28th member, and the fourth non-borrowing regional member, joining Colombia, More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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Juliana Alves; the face of Curaçao in Brazil

WILLEMSTAD - What the actress Juliana Alves, the face of Curaçao in Brazil, likes the most about the island is the diversity in union that one can experience in Curaçao. This yeas her presence as host in the Curaçao More...

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By Edition On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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Promotion for Curaçao during Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

WILLEMSTAD – As is widely known, the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro carries the name the World’s Largest Show. Curaçao, through a promotion done by the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), was able to catch the attention More...

Zika
By Edition On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
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Zika virus linked to birth defects in Brazil as first deaths recorded

SAO PAULO, Brazil - The Brazilian health ministry has confirmed a link between Zika, the mosquito-borne virus from Africa that has spread to the Caribbean, and a high incidence of birth defects. According to officials, More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 23rd, 2015
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Curaçao attended the STEP Latin America Conference 2015

WILLEMSTAD - A 20-member delegation from Curaçao participated in the STEP Latin America Conference (STEPLatAm) 2015, which was held on the 22nd and 23rdof October at the Renaissance Hotel in Sao Paulo, Brazil. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 28th, 2015
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Curaçao roadshow in Manaus, Brazil

WILLEMSTAD – Recently, the Curaçao Tourism Board (CTB) together with InselAir and representatives of the private sector were in Brazil to launch the new InselAir’s flight from Manaus. This direct flight will More...