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By Edition On Monday, September 24th, 2018

World Tourism Day 2018 to be celebrated with National Tourism Conference

Presented by CTB and its partners WILLEMSTAD - Each year on September 27, World Tourism Day is celebrated with the goal of promoting awareness of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural and economic value. More...

Tula Monument
By Edition On Monday, August 20th, 2018

‘Little known about Tula day activities’

WILLEMSTAD - The communication between Plataforma Sklabitut (Slavery Platform) and Herensia di Sklabitut (Slavery Heritage) and the Minister of Culture Marilyn Alcala-Wallé is not going very well. The minister More...

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By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018

Curaçao government strongly regrets Minister Blok’s statements

WILLEMSTAD - The government of Curaçao deeply regrets the statements of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and in that capacity also Kingdom Minister, Mr. Blok, on multicultural societies. The government absolutely More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Minister Blok: ‘I do not know a multicultural society that is peaceful’

THE HAGUE - The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Dutch Kingdom Stef Blok made statements in a private meeting about ethnicity and multicultural societies. For example, the minister said that he does not know a More...

Art Rules
By Edition On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Art Rules Curaçao 5 years strong

WILLEMSTAD - International Summer Arts program Art Rules Curaçao KICKS OFF Monday! ARC5 is back STRONGER than ever bringing once again artist educators from all over the world. Let the countdown begin! International More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

Haiti hotel promotes “urban mural” culture

PORT-AU-PRINCE - A historic Caribbean hotel is beautifying the streets of downtown Port-au-Prince with a stunning mural of Haitian art. The mural, commissioned last summer by the hotel’s management team and created More...

Cross of Merit
By Edition On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Seven nominees for Cross of Merit

WILLEMSTAD - From a list of 40 names that were presented this week, seven residents of Curaçao were nominated for the Cross of Merit. This will be presented for the 15th time this year, on the Day of the Flag. One More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

St. Maarten Carnival Grand Parade fills streets with fun and splendour

PHILIPSBURG - Rain or shine, revellers gathered in St. John’s on Sunday for the annual Grand Carnival Parade set to start at 10:00am. Musical trailers lined up and colour galore of mas players organised themselves More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Government gets rid of Sentro Pro Arte

WILLEMSTAD - The Cultural Centre Sentro Pro Arte is no longer be renovated. At least not by the government. The government, therefore, transferred it to the General Pension Fund Curaçao. The Sentro closed its doors More...

Persfoto Izaline Calister E (MED) Photocredit to Hester Doove
By Edition On Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Izaline Calister receives royal honor

Persfoto Izaline Calister E (MED) Photo credit to Hester Doove THE HAGUE - Curaçao born singer Izaline Calister (49) knew nothing of course, but today she was named Knight in the Order of Orange-Nassau. The Royal More...