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By Edition On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

Fakes worth USD 60 million seized in operations across Americas and Caribbean, including Curaçao

LYON, France - Car parts, fuel, food, detergent, cigars, shampoo and steel were among fake goods worth nearly USD 60 million seized in a two-week operation across the Americas and the Caribbean. Codenamed Maya II, More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Haiti’s president to discuss slavery debt with French leader during visit

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haiti's President Michel Martelly and his visiting French counterpart, Francois Hollande, on Tuesday planned to discuss, among other things, the issue of the French moral debt toward the More...

By Edition On Monday, January 12th, 2015

French community in Curacao holds minute of silence

WILLEMSTAD - A minute of silence was held at the French Consulate in Curacao last Friday because of the terrorist attacks in France, where several people were killed. Anyone can sign the book of condolence at the More...

By Edition On Monday, October 27th, 2014

France threatens the Netherlands with closing border

PHILLIPSBURG - The French part of the Caribbean island of Sint Maarten is impoverished; the Dutch part is just getting richer. French politicians are mad. “This cannot continue, we have to do something.” According More...

By Edition On Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Conviasa’s Airbus 340-200 held in France due to debt

PARIS, CARACAS - Conviasa has now wet-leased an AirAsia X A340-300 to cover an operational deficit on its long-haul routes. ch-aviation research shows 9M-XAC (cn 278) was recently in service on Conviasa's Caracas More...

France's Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius attends a news conference after a bilateral meeting at San Carlos Palace in Bogota
By Edition On Thursday, June 5th, 2014

France’s foreign minister rejects US fine on French bank for alleged violation of Cuba sanctions

HAVANA, Cuba - French foreign minister Laurent Fabius described as unfair, unilateral and irrational a $10 billion fine that Washington intends to impose on BNP Paribas bank for alleged violations of US economic More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

The brief history of the tanker with narco-torpedos who passed through Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - The French and Dutch police have dismantled a trafficking ring that used to transport cocaine torpedoes. The torpedoes were hidden in cargo coming from South America which docked in the largest European More...