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The abandoned yachts on St. Maarten

Ten months after the disaster with Hurricane Irma, St. Maarten is still in ruins. Between the rubble of broken houses, roads and cars, lay expensive yachts that have been thrown onto the land by the hurricane and left behind by the owners. Many of those boats were bought with illegal money, experts told me. The […]

Fonseca in cassation after conviction on appeal

Fonseca WILLEMSTAD – Lawyer Marije Vaders goes with the convicted Burney “Nini” Fonseca to the Court of Cassation following the verdict of the court in the Maximus case. She does not agree with the ruling that the Court has made and no longer has any confidence in the case-law on the island. According to her, […]

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 and then leave in a column about an hour or so along the south coast towards Westpunt. […]

Bankruptcy Veneto unclear

WILLEMSTAD – It is still unclear whether the staff of Veneto and Denny’s will continue with the bankruptcy request of their employer. Two weeks ago they went on strike because they still had not received their salary. Restaurant Denny’s is now open again after some of the staff members had received their salary. Some of […]

CHATA: Product Update Q2 – 2018

WILLEMSTAD – The Curaçao Hotel and Tourism Association (CHATA) wants everyone to get to know Curaçao a little bit better. This can be possible with CHATA’s Quarterly Product Update. This platform is to keep everyone informed about new products and services from CHATA members as well as partner updates. Click here for the Product Update […]

Curaçao Tourist Board signs ‘Official Destination Sponsorship Agreement’ with Major League Baseball

For the territory of Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean WILLEMSTAD – The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) signed a two-year sponsorship agreement with Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. The agreement includes promotion for the brand Curaçao as ‘Official Destination of Major League Baseball’ for the territory of Latin America, Canada and the Caribbean. Minister of […]

Constructive consultation between ministers of Justice Netherlands, Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE – Today, the Ministers of Justice Grapperhaus (Netherlands), Bikker (Aruba), Girigorie (Curaçao) and De Weever (Sint Maarten) came together for the semi-annual Justice Four-Party Consultation (JVO). This time in Bonaire, under the chairmanship of the Netherlands. “My colleagues Bikker, Grigorie, De Weever and I can look back on an intensive and constructive consultation […]

Constructive consultation between ministers of Justice Netherlands, Aruba, Curacao and Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE – Today, the Ministers of Justice Grapperhaus (Netherlands), Bikker (Aruba), Girigorie (Curaçao) and De Weever (Sint Maarten) came together for the semi-annual Justice Four-Party Consultation (JVO). This time in Bonaire, under the chairmanship of the Netherlands. “My colleagues Bikker, Grigorie, De Weever and I can look back on an intensive and constructive consultation […]

COPA Airlines expands to daily Curaçao flights

WILLEMSTAD – As of July 17, Copa Airlines started its daily service from Panama to Curaçao. COPA has been flying 4 times a week to Curaçao since 2012. COPA operates the route with either an E190 or a Boeing 737-700/800. The first flight of the daily service was welcomed at Curaçao International Airport with a water […]