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By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Brawl between ‘NRC,’ Aruba Prime Minister

THE HAGUE - Aruba Prime Minister Evelyn Wever-Croes is not planning to take back her words to the Dutch newspaper NRC about being misinterpreted in a recent article. Wever-Croes informed the media on Wednesday that More...

By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Ultimo Notisia is now really bankrupt

WILLEMSTAD - Ultimo Notisia is now really bankrupt. The judge has appointed a curator to settle the matter with creditors. The bankruptcy has been requested by a daughter of the former owner, Chicho Jonkheer. He More...

La Prensa
By Edition On Friday, December 1st, 2017

As announced before; La Prensa newspaper files for bankruptcy

WILLEMSTAD - La Prensa started in 1957 as a Papiamento newspaper. 60 years later, the newspaper files for bankruptcy. This news does not come as a surprise. In the beginning of November, editor-in-chief, Mariano More...

Arthur Donker
By Edition On Monday, November 13th, 2017

The Curaçao Media

Years ago some minister took a popular decision to approve, in one clean sweep, all petitions for radio stations that were lying in the popular drawer for years. I said then that it would start a war and that it More...

By Edition On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

End of the two local newspapers La Prensa and Ultimo Noticia is near

WILLEMSTAD - Chances are that the two popular local newspaper La Prensa and Ultimo Noticia will not make it to the end of the year. Both Papiamento language newspapers are going through some difficult financial More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Monday, December 12th, 2016

Fake news

When fake news hit the global stage of politics, and the results were undesirable, political leaders went up in arms. “When you open FB or Twitter, fake news is so-well packaged that it looks, and sounds like More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 1st, 2016

International Press starts arriving for the 7th edition of the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival

WILLEMSTAD – The Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival (CNSJF) has once more positioned itself as the largest musical event in the Caribbean. Just as in previous years, the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) helped with More...

Venezuelan Consulate
By Edition On Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Venezuelan Consulate reports media terrorism

WILLEMSTAD – In a press release emitted recently, the Venezuelan Consulate in Curaçao stated that the news media is spreading false rumors about Venezuelans who travel from their country and are not allowed to More...

By Edition On Friday, May 13th, 2016

Many recommendations UNESCO for the media in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD – In their research into the quality of the press in Curaçao, UNESCO has pointed out many flaws in the media sector on the island. The international organization also made many recommendations for More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

MP: “Media in Curaçao in the hands of politics and commerce”

WILLEMSTAD – The media in Curaçao is being bribed to brainwash the people. This is according to the Independent Member of Parliament Glenn Sulvaran in the debate on convicted MPs. “Consciously decide who you More...