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Giro Bank
By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018
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Central Bank: risks Giro Bank under control, but there will be layoffs

WILLEMSTAD - The risks of the Giro Bank are under control, but people have to be fired. This is according to the statements of Deputy Director Supervision Shelwyn Salesia of the Central Bank of Curacao and Sint More...

export
By Edition On Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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Additional significant changes to the Curaçao tax legislation

WILLEMSTAD - On June 14th the Minister of Finance presented the Ordinance reparation preferential tax regimes and subsequent amendments to the parliament of Curaçao The Ordinance and amendments were adopted by More...

Dutch Parliament
By Edition On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Dutch Parliament pushes for stringent financial supervision for islands

THE HAGUE - The Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament has again made clear that it wants the financial supervision on the countries Aruba, Curaçao and St. Maarten and on the public entities Bonaire and St. Eustatius, More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Chairman Raymond Gradus: ”Aruba has accomplished the CAft recommendations for the 2018 budget; important to shortly draw up a new legal standards framework aimed at sustainable finance”

ORANJESTAD - With the purpose to speedily reach the path towards sustainable public finance, the Board of financial supervisoion for Aruba (CAft) has made three recommendations. During its visit the CAft observed More...

gijsbertha
By Edition On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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Gijsbertha: Curaçao is not bankrupt

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Finance, Kenneth Gijsbertha, announced that Curaçao is not bankrupt. Several other politicians made this statement but the Minister denies it. The government is in serious financial More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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Aruba gets two years for balanced budget

THE HAGUE - The Aruba government has been granted a period of two years to get its finances in order. The Kingdom Council of Ministers took this decision on Friday. Aruba Prime Minister Evelyn Wever-Croes announced More...

RBC
By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018
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RBC becomes the first bank to launch contactless payment technology for merchants across the Caribbean

RBC contactless-enabled point-of-sale devices across the Caribbean will allow merchants to accept contactless-enabled payment cards, enhancing the overall point-of-sale experience for their customers. PORT OF SPAIN More...

UTS1
By Edition On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Government cannot have dividend UTS at its disposal

WILLEMSTAD - For the time being, the government will not be able to have the dividend from 2016 of the public company UTS at its disposal. This is according to the regulator SBTNO. Important documents are missing, More...

cibc
By Edition On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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It’s time to make the move with CIBC FirstCaribbean

WILLEMSTAD - Many people dream about acquiring their own home or upgrading their current home in accordance with their stage of life. It’s a big step but the time is right to do it with a CIBC FirstCaribbean mortgage.   More...

moneylaundering
By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018
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Big steps towards full compliance anti-money laundering regulations

WILLEMSTAD - Significant steps have been made in Curaçao’s efforts towards combatting money laundering and terrorism financing. Currently, the internet gaming laws are being revised and this year an Anti-Money More...