Tag archive for ‘curacao’
DC Aviation Meeting 01092019
By The Publisher On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Johnson attends DC-ANSP Shareholders meeting in Curacao

PHILIPSBURG — The Honourable Stuart Johnson Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunication (TEATT) returned to St. Maarten on Sunday following a meeting of the Dutch Caribbean Air Navigation More...

CBCS Central Bank Head Offce in St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019
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CBCS Annual Report review: Curaçao and Sint Maarten economies contract (Part 2)

Circumstances challenging in 2018 WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – “The economic circumstances in the monetary union remained challenging in 2018 with both Curaçao and Sint Maarten recording a contraction,” Centrale More...

School Bags photo SIGE (Curacao, Caribisch Netwerk)
By The Publisher On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Many children in Curacao without school supplies

WILLEMSTAD – Caribisch Netwerk writes that the new school year has started and again it appears that quite a few families can urgently use help with the purchase of school supplies. “My grandson is More...

StMaartenNews Opinion
By The Publisher On Friday, July 26th, 2019
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A thoughtful expose

By Hilbert Haar Running a country is not a profitable business. If the Netherlands, or St. Maarten or Curacao for that matter, had been private sector businesses they would have had to close their doors a long time More...

Tjarda Tazelaar - dealmaker voor VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 30th, 2019
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UTS takeover biggest privatization deal ever in Dutch Caribbean

WILLEMSTAD, CURACAO — Cable & Wireless Communications, part of the Liberty Latin America listed on NASDAQ Global Select Market, has acquired all shares in United Telecommunication Services held by the More...

Gerrit Schotte Youtube video
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019
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Schotte’s fundraiser gets the cold shoulder

WILLEMSTAD - Maria Ruiz, the mother of former Prime Minister of Curacao Gerrit Schotte has initiated a Gofundme-campaign in an attempt to collect the money Schotte has to pay back to the Public Prosecutor’s Office More...

Jetair Caribbean F70 aircraft
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
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JetAir Caribbean almost ready to fly

PHILIPSBURG — Insel Air may be bankrupt but its successor is almost ready to take to the skies. JetAir Caribbean a company owned by Antonio Ribeiro (Tony), who with his CEO Robert Maas, has already brought More...

Cargo Ship Midnight Stone
By The Publisher On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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Cargo ship Midnight Stone with humanitarian aid turned back from Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD — Venezuelan authorities turned back the cargo ship Midnight Stone filled with humanitarian aid, goods and foods when it sailed from Curacao via Bonaire to Venezuela this past weekend. Another More...

Gerrit Schotte Cicely van der Dijs - Photo CuracaoChronicle
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019
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Schotte loses appeal and is no longer MP

WILLEMSTAD – Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte is no longer a member of the parliament in Curacao and the parliament was within its rights when it stopped paying his salary. Schotte, who is currently serving More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Monday, January 28th, 2019
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A semblance of intervention

By Hilbert Haar How similar is St. Maarten to Curacao? That question becomes relevant after Curacao signed an agreement with the Netherlands about economic cooperation, improving its financial management and its More...