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Parliament1
By Edition On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
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Curaçao will exchange financial data with the US

WILLEMSTAD – The Parliament of Curaçao has adopted the bill “Ordinance international assistance in the field of taxation” yesterday with 11 votes in favor and 3 against. The opposition party MFK voted against More...

Alex Rosaria
By Edition On Monday, September 14th, 2015
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Rosaria: “Curaçao still a tax haven”

WILLEMSTAD – The leader of the PAIS faction in Parliament, Alex Rosaria is upset about an American document which mentions Curaçao as a tax haven. The PAIS MP believes that the Minister of Finance, Jose Jardim More...

Obama
By Edition On Monday, September 14th, 2015
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Obama renews Cuba’s listing under Trading with the Enemy Act in order to extend ties

HAVANA, Cuba - The recent reauthorization by US President Barack Obama of Cuba’s listing under the Trading with the Enemy Act allows him to keep using executive powers to extend ties with the Caribbean nation. According More...

esta
By Edition On Friday, September 11th, 2015
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Redesigned website launched for US visa waiver program visitors

WASHINGTON, USA -- US Customs and Border Protection has launched the redesigned website for visa waiver program (VWP) visitors to apply for an electronic system for travel authorization (ESTA) prior to traveling More...

Havana Cuba
By Edition On Thursday, September 10th, 2015
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Cuban and US universities to start exchanges

HAVANA, Cuba - Staff members of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) met this week with officials of the University of Havana to consider ways for bilateral collaboration. Havana University More...

FOL Base
By Edition On Thursday, September 10th, 2015
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The Netherlands wants to extend FOL-treaty

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - The Dutch Prime Minister, Mark Rutte wants to extend the so called FOL treaty again for five years. The treaty entered into force in 2001 and allows the United States to use the facilities More...

Foto PALIG  - 3
By Edition On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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Pan-American Life shares FATCA Best Practices with local insurance association members

WILLEMSTAD - Pan-American Life Insurance Company of Curaçao and Sint Maarten, a member of Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG), facilitated a discussion yesterday with other members of the local insurance More...

illarramendi
By Edition On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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Convicted Venezuelan Ponzi schemer seeks release to review loss documents

MIAMI, USA -- Francisco Illarramendi, the Venezuelan businessman whose unlicensed hedge funds turned into a $723 million Ponzi scheme, for which he was sentenced to 13 years in federal prison, is seeking to be released More...

hillary-clinton
By Edition On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015
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Clinton emails reveal ‘incompetent’ relief efforts in Haiti

WASHINGTON, USA -- Chelsea Clinton warned her parents, Bill and Hillary Clinton, that international relief efforts in Haiti were a disaster and that major changes were needed in a memo released on Monday by the More...

Haitians
By Edition On Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
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US extends temporary protected status for Haiti

WASHINGTON, USA -- US Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson has extended Haiti’s designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for an additional 18 months. The extended designation is effective January More...