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By Edition On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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UN Food Relief Agency seeks urgent funds to help Venezuelan migrants

BOGOTÁ - The United Nations emergency food relief agency has issued an urgent appeal for nearly US$46 million to feed some 350,000 impoverished migrants who crossed the border from Venezuela into Colombia, as More...

tajani
By Edition On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
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European Parliament wants more help for the Caribbean islands

BRUSSELS - The President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, wants the European Commission to give more support to Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao. The islands are currently being flooded with refugees from More...

SBO students
By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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SBO students on a study trip Colombia

WILLEMSTAD - Nilda Pinto SBO students are on a study trip to Medellin in Colombia. There they will visit various healthcare institutions. These are students who, after graduating, will start working as a starting More...

Catatumbo
By Edition On Monday, March 12th, 2018
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Colombian former rebels shunned as critics of peace deal dominate election

Farc took a meagre 0.33% of the vote in their first foray into electoral politics – but that might not necessarily be bad for the peace process BOGOTA - Pablo Catatumbo was once one of the most feared men in Colombia. More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Avianca Colombia transfers its ATR fleet to a subsidiary airline

BOGOTA - It seems that after a strike of more than two months in which a significant percentage of the pilots of Avianca in Colombia ceased operations and based on a statement by Hernán Rincón president of Avianca More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
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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 Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Curaçao and Medellin sign Memorandum of Understanding

WILLEMSTAD, MEDELLIN - In the framework of Anato, the mayor of Medellín, Federico Gutiérrez and the minister of economic development of Curaçao, Steven Martina, announced this memorandum that will strengthen More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Successful start of the 37th edition of the ANATO Tourism Showcase

Curaçao Honor Guest WILLEMSTAD - This year, as back in 2011, Curaçao will be present as an honor guest at the 37th edition of the ANATO Tourism Showcase. The annual fair takes place in Bogotá, Colombia, from More...

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By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Colombian group will not take over Kura Hulanda Hotel

WILLEMSTAD - The Colombian group On Vacation will not take over the two hotels Kura Hulanda in Otrabanda and Kura Hulanda Lodge in Westpoint. This is according to the Minister of Economic Development, Steven Martina. For More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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UN chief offers Colombia help with Venezuela migration crisis

Colombia's president has warned of an unfolding "humanitarian crisis" on the border with Venezuela. Nearly half a million Venezuelans have fled to Colombia to escape economic deprivation and a crackdown on dissent. BOGOTA More...