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Freedom of Seas
By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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First visit Freedom of the Seas

WILLEMSTAD - On May 22nd, the cruise ship "Freedom of the Seas” of Royal Caribbean cruise lines visited Curaçao for the first time. During the inaugural visit representatives of the different stakeholders Ministry More...

Queen Emma Bridge
By Edition On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Emma Bridge gets new pontoon

WILLEMSTAD - This morning the pontoon bridge was closed. Curaçao Ports Authority indicated in press release that it had to replace one of the pontoons of the famous Emma Bridge or as it is called The Swinging Old More...

Floating docks Damen
By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Xin Guang Hua safe and secure in the port of Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The second largest cargo ship in the world, the Xin Guang Hua, was safely sailed into the port of Willemstad on Sunday, April 29th. This so-called 'heavy lift vessel' entered with two floating docks More...

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By Edition On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Diving once again allowed at Superior Producer

WILLEMSTAD - Diving in the vicinity of the two mega piers Jacky Voges and Tula and or the Superior Producer wreck when vessels are not moored, is at the diver’s own risk. Diving in the vicinity of the two piers More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Curaçao Cruise traffic boosted by new pier

WILLEMSTAD - Traffic is skyrocketing in Curaçao as the 2018 calendar year is set to see a 16 percent increase in passenger arrivals boosted by a second mega pier, which opened to ships in late 2017. Additional More...

Seatrade_CPA
By Edition On Monday, March 19th, 2018
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Strong Seatrade showing for Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - For more than a decade, Curaçao Ports Authority (CPA) has been continuously participating at the Seatrade Cruise Global conference to promote the cruise industry on Curaçao. Seatrade Cruise Global More...

Port
By Edition On Friday, March 16th, 2018
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Cargo port Curaçao outdated: investments and more competition are necessary

WILLEMSTAD - The cargo port of Curaçao is very outdated. The island relies on facilities that leave much to be desired, leaving the number of containers handled per hour (compared to the other Caribbean islands More...

Cruise
By Edition On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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Record number of cruise tourists in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Never before have there been so many cruise tourists in Curacao as in 2017. Over 634 thousand in total. Divided over 287 cruise ships. That is what the Port Authority CPA said yesterday in a press More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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Chinese Consul General visits Curaçao harbor

WILLEMSTAD - Recently the General Consul of The People's Republic of China, Mr. Zhang Weixin together with his Vice Consul, Mrs. Wang Qi and the Commercial Consul, Mrs. Ding Cuiyu paid a visit to the Curaçao Ports More...

HVI
By Edition On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Relocation Harbor Safety Inspection

WILLEMSTAD - The Harbor Safety Inspection (Havenveiligheidsinspectie HVI) on the Motet wharf, hereby informs that it will move on Monday, January 22nd (back) into its former property at the Motet wharf. For the More...