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By Edition On Friday, October 9th, 2015
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US tourism to Cuba focus of Caribbean hospitality industry forum

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Cuba: Opportunity or Threat? was the final general session at the Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) in Puerto Rico over the weekend and the general consensus appeared More...

US Students
By Edition On Saturday, August 8th, 2015
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Concerns about costs for Curaçao students in US

WILLEMSTAD – The Independent Member of Parliament, Omayra Leeflang and the President of the Chamber of Commerce, Billy Jonkheer expressed their concern about the cost of education for the local students heading More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 31st, 2013
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FAA to allow airlines to expand use of personal electronics

WASHINGTON, DC, - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta today announced that the FAA has determined that airlines can safely expand passenger More...

Visas
By Edition On Monday, October 21st, 2013
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USVI moving toward visa-free travel for CARICOM nationals

FORT DE FRANCE, Martinique – United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Governor John de Jongh said he would seek to encourage visitors from the English speaking Caribbean to his country and is moving to get Caribbean More...

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By Edition On Thursday, October 3rd, 2013
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US Coast Guard repatriates 63 Cuban migrants

MIAMI, USA -- Crewmembers aboard the US Coast Guard Cutter Margaret Norvell repatriated 63 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, on Wednesday. This repatriation was a result of five separate migrant interdictions More...

Jardim
By Edition On Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
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Curacao opts for the IGA Model 1 with the U.S.

WILLEMSTAD – The Minister of Finance, Dr. Jose Jardim announced that Curacao will continue negotiating with the United States tax services to reach an agreement for the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) More...

U.S. Consulate Curacao
By Edition On Friday, August 16th, 2013
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CONSULATE GENERAL OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

WILLEMSTAD - The Vice Consul of the United States for the Dutch Caribbean will be in St. Maarten for American Citizen Services on: Thursday, August 29th, 2013 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Parliament Building in More...

Offshore Betting
By Edition On Thursday, August 15th, 2013
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Five Billion Dollar Sports Gambling Ring Busted In North Texas – Company registered in Curacao

PLANO, WILLEMSTAD – Law enforcement officials have busted a major sports gambling ring that originated in North Texas and generated more than $5.4 billion in bets.  The 12-year investigation has resulted in More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
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Steven Suduth sentenced to 60 years in prison (U.S.A.)

WILLEMSTAD -  The former Curacao International School teacher, Stephen Wayne Sudduth was sentenced to 60 years in prison for the possession and distribution of infant pornography. The first reaction in Curacao More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
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Smithsonian Institution’s Deep Reef Observation Project Supports Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Kirk Johnson, the Director of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, DC arrived on Curacao August 13 to support Curacao’s inclusion in the Smithsonian’s planned global More...