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By Edition On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Four Caribbean countries on new EU tax haven blacklist

BRUSSELS - The European Union (EU) has released a blacklist of 17 countries which it says are tax havens, and four Caribbean countries are included. Barbados, Grenada, St Lucia, and Trinidad and Tobago are on the More...

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By Edition On Thursday, November 16th, 2017
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European and Caribbean Banks commit millions to reconstruction in hurricane-ravaged islands

BONN - The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) have set up an emergency post-disaster reconstruction financing initiative to help the region recover from recent hurricanes. The More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017
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“Discover Curaçao” on the Dutch RTL 4 Channel

Getting viewers in the Netherlands to fall in love with Curaçao … WILLEMSTAD - White sand, blue water, sunshine and plenty of nature as you relax on a terrace or dance, feeling free … It’s the ideal vacation More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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Curaçao promoted in Germany and the Netherlands

WILLEMSTAD - The KLM and the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently organized the KLM Curaçao Roadshow in Germany. The show made stops in Munich, Frankfurt, Hamburg and Berlin, with approximately 160 travel agents More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
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D66 wants European sanctions against Venezuela

THE HAGUE - The Dutch political party D66 wants European sanctions for "wrong" officials in Venezuela, the South American country where President Nicolas Maduro has been involved in a fierce power struggle with More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 27th, 2017
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Less business class to Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The number of booked business trips to Curacao is decreasing. This is according to a report from market leader BCD-travel that keeps the sale of business tickets. Curaçao falls into a fifth place. More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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President Trump’s Climate Change stance spells doom for small islands, experts warn

WASHINGTON - Acclaimed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking believes that Donald Trump has taken “the most serious and wrong decision on climate change this world has seen”, and top scientists agree, especially More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Europe stands by Caribbean on climate funding

BRIDGETOWN - A senior European Union (EU) official in the Caribbean said Europe is ready to continue the global leadership on the fight against climate change, including helping the poor and vulnerable countries More...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Eleven Caribbean projects selected for European funding

GOSIER - The second selection committee for the Interreg Caribbean Program 2014-2020 has made public the list of the 11 regional projects eligible for European funding. Many countries in the Caribbean will benefit More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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US issues travel warning for Europe

WASHINGTON - On Monday, the Department of State issued a travel advisory alerting US citizens to the continued threat of terrorist attacks throughout Europe. This travel alert expires on September 1, 2017. According More...