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By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Citgo Petroleum slows Aruba refinery revamp due to US sanctions

HOUSTON - Houston-based Citgo Petroleum has slowed work on an overhaul of its 235,000-barrel-per-day Aruba refinery due to a lack of financing stemming from U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA, the refining More...

TravMedia IMM (3)L
By Edition On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Curaçao “speed dates” its way through North American Travel Media

WILLEMSTAD - Recently, Curaçao participated in the TravMedia's International Media Marketplace in New York City. Ms. Gianina Atalita (CTB) and Ms. Michelle George (Diamond PR) met with 24 top-tier journalists in More...

By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Jamaica calls for democracy to return to Venezuela

KINGSTON - Prime Minister Andrew Holness says his Government is concerned about the political and economic crisis in Venezuela, and wants to see citizens of that Spanish-speaking nation again enjoying their democracy. “This More...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a gathering in support of him and his proposal for the National Constituent Assembly in Caracas
By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Venezuela election could trigger deeper sanctions, exiles

CARACAS - The Venezuelan government’s decision to plow ahead with early presidential elections over the objections of the opposition risks spurring more international sanctions and exacerbating an economic and More...

By Edition On Monday, January 15th, 2018

CARICOM responds to Trumps “shithole” comments

GEORGETOWN - The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) said it is deeply disturbed by reports about the use of derogatory and repulsive language by the president of the United States in relation to CARICOM member state, More...

Haiti Port au Prince
By Edition On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

No more oil from Venezuela for Haiti because of Trump

PORT AU PRINCE - Jude Alix Patrick Salomon, the minister of the economy and finance, has revealed that the financial sanctions imposed by the Trump administration against Venezuela, including limiting banking transactions, More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

PAE awarded CN&GT task order for FOB support in Curaçao and Aruba

ARLINGTON - PAE was recently awarded a $79M task order under the Department of Defense (DoD) Counternarcotics and Global Threats (CN&GT) IDIQ, to provide base operating support for Forward Operating Locations More...

American Airlines
By Edition On Monday, December 18th, 2017

American Airlines also in Bonaire

WILLEMSTAD - American Airlines will start operating flights between Miami and Bonaire. As of June next year, American Airlines will fly back and forth on this route every Saturday. This flight will be done with More...

CTB - New York Bus Promotion (1)L
By Edition On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Curaçao graces the streets of New York City with Double Decker Bus Promotions

WILLEMSTAD -With a continued focus on boosting awareness for Curaçao in partnership with one of our strongest airline partners, JetBlue, the Curaçao Tourist Board with the cooperation of the Curaçao Airport Partners More...

By Edition On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Exports from Latin America and the Caribbean back on growth path

WASHINGTON - Following 25 months of uninterrupted contraction, exports of goods from Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) are back on the path to growth. After shrinking by 3.3 percent in 2016, the year-on-year More...