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By Edition On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Today Velas 2018 ends

WILLEMSTAD - The large tall ships that are still in St. Anna Bay left for Cartagena in Colombia this morning. This brings an end to the Velas Latinoamérica Curaçao 2018. The ships first sail to the Caracas Bay More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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DMO wants to take over parking management

WILLEMSTAD - The retailers' association of Punda wants to take over the parking management in the city center. The money from the parking revenues would then be invested to keep the inner city livable. Punda has, More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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AMAK is going to campaign against government for live music in downtown

WILLEMSTAD - AMAK, the interest group of musicians and artists will hold a manifestation against the government on Wednesday, July 18. The organization does not agree with the way that the government prohibits live More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Curaçao’s harbor decorated with tall ships

WILLEMSTAD - It was an amazing sight to behold. Early in the morning on July 15, the first tall ship enters the harbor of Curaçao. Spectators were already lined up on both sides of the harbor in the early hours More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Senior & Co. opens ‘The Blue Experience’ in Punda

First phase ready next week! WILLEMSTAD - Visitors to the inner city can enjoy a café in the short term, combined with a new concept that will stimulate all the senses of tourists and give a new experience. One More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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Popular store to leave main street Punda

WILLEMSTAD - For years the popular store Boolchands has been part of main street Punda. Now, according to the company, they have made the difficult decision to leave Breedestraat 50. Since 1930 and throughout its More...

Pietermaai Proeft
By Edition On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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Restaurants present themselves at Pietermaai Proeft

WILLEMSTAD - For the fifth year in a row Evento Curaçao organizes Pietermaai Proeft. On June 22 and 23, the new location, the Marichi area, opposite Pietermaai Parking & Mall, in Pietermaai District will be More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 13th, 2018
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Trade union: Inner city turns into a ghost town

WILLEMSTAD - Punda and Otrobanda are turning into a ghost town. This is according to Erwin Koenze of the BONECO union. In recent months more than 40 stores have closed their doors in the inner city. Some have moved More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 9th, 2018
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Downtown full of prostitutes

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao has at least 200 brothels in the city center. This is what the Famia Plania Foundation (Planned Family) reports. Around 2500 so-called trago girls (drinking girls or prostitutes) work in these More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Six months before new face Plaza Bieu (Old Plaza)

WILLEMSTAD - With the relocation of Plaza Bieu to Plaza Nobo, the renovation of the old market can begin. This will take six months, but then Plaza Bieu has a new face. The costs are taken care of by the Ministry More...