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By Edition On Friday, November 16th, 2018

Chinese telecom giant ZTE ‘helped Venezuela develop social credit system’ …

CARACAS - Chinese telecom giant ZTE assisted Venezuela in the development of a new smart card as part of a program similar to China’s controversial social credit system, according to a Reuters report. Key points: In More...

By Edition On Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Jonckheer: “Bilateral ties between China and the Netherlands also positive for Curaçao”

WILLEMSTAD - Recently, the Chinese Premier Li Keqiang was in the Netherlands for a historic visit. It was the first time in 14 years that a visit like this took place in the Kingdom. Premier Li Keqiang was in the More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 22nd, 2018

Former Google engineer says China search engine would be ‘stain’ on company’s reputation

Google CEO Sundar Pichai isn’t backing away from the company’s work on a new search engine for China. On Monday, Pichai told the Wired 25 Summit that the search engine, code-named Project Dragonfly, is still More...

By Edition On Monday, October 15th, 2018

Chinese premier urges protection of free trade as US spat grows

THE HAGUE - Chinese premier Li Keqiang on Monday called for free trade to be protected, as political tensions and a trade war with the United States escalated. "We want to jointly reaffirm our commitment to free More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 15th, 2018

Chinese premier pledges access for Dutch companies

THE HAGUE - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang reaffirmed pledges Monday to open up his country to foreign investment as a way of promoting commerce between his country and the Netherlands. However, Li said nothing about More...

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By Edition On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Chinese Consulate General celebrates the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China

WILLEMSTAD - It is becoming a tradition since the inauguration of the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China. The celebration of the founding of that great nation now takes place in Curaçao in a More...

By Edition On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

China foreign minister to visit Guyana and Suriname

GEORGETOWN - Georgetown is once again re-emerging as the diplomatic capital of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and will welcome a high level visit from the foreign minister of China, Wang Yi and a large delegation More...

By Edition On Monday, September 17th, 2018

China to lend Venezuela $5 billion

BEIJING - China has agreed to extend a $5 billion credit line to cash-strapped Venezuela, as President Nicolas Maduro headed to Beijing, Bloomberg News reported. Venezuelan finance minister, Simon Zerpa, told Bloomberg More...

Chinese President Xi Jinping Meets Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro
By Edition On Monday, September 17th, 2018

Venezuela hands China more oil presence, but no mention of new funds

CARACAS, BEIJING - Venezuela gave China another stake in the OPEC member’s oil industry and signed several other deals in the energy sector, but Beijing made no mention of new funds for Caracas during President More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

Chinese Consul is positive about the future relations between China and Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - In a recent exclusive interview with the Chinese Consulate-General, Consul Xue Shan spoke about several topics of importance for the relation between the Dutch Kingdom primarily and particularly Curaçao More...