WILLEMSTAD – NAGICO Insurances’ Supervisory Board of Directors has suspended its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Detlef Hooyboer on directive of the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten (CBCS). Verder lezen →
WILLEMSTAD – Curaçao-licensed online gambling operators could soon face a seriously reduced clientele as the government of the tiny island nation finally succumbed to pressure from the Netherlands to introduce new restrictions and rules for issuing licenses to interested online casino and betting companies. Verder lezen →
Tether.bet operates with the licence of GG Corporation N.V., Rooi Catootje 88, Curacao, by Odin Trust, which is licensed by the government of Curacao for the provision of sports betting and casino, according to the website
WILLEMSTAD – tether.bet, the world’s most exclusive sportsbook and casino, is pleased to confirm that it has accepted history’s biggest political bet. Verder lezen →
In the first trail, the OM showed a video in which Schob “is associated with criminals, men in fedora hats, drug trafficking, adulterated cocaine and washing machines that wash dollars.” An image that is incorrect but that haunts the accountant to this day.
WILLEMSTAD – It is the second disciplinary hearing against the accountant filed by the Public Prosecution Service (OM). The previous one was “disappointing for the complainant” and this second case is more or less the last push to get the accountant down, his lawyer suspects. Verder lezen →
The appointment of Mr. Doornbosch follows from the recommendation by the CBCS Board of Supervisory Directors to the Entitled Asset holders on March 11 this year, to nominate Mr. Doornbosch as president.
WILLEMSTAD – On August 7, 2020, Mr. R.A. (Richard) Doornbosch was sworn in as President of the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS), as he took the oath of office before the Acting Governors of Sint Maarten and Curaçao. Verder lezen →
CARACAS – Venezuela’s supreme court said on Friday it had approved a request to Italy for the extradition of Rafael Ramirez, a once powerful oil minister and former head of state oil company Petroleos de Venezuela, on corruption charges. Verder lezen →
In a short statement, Calmes indicated there is no support from his own party for his work in parliament, there is no respect for him | Extra
WILLEMSTAD – Rennox Calmes has resigned from the political party he founded, the PIN. He will continue now as an independent Member of Parliament. Calmes was the one-man faction that supported Minister Suzanne Camelia-Römer. Verder lezen →
Raymond Faneyte takes on the role of SOAB managing director | Extra
WILLEMSTAD – As of January 2021 Mr. Raymond Faneyte will take over the role of Managing Director of Government Accountants Bureau (SOAB). Mr. Raymond Faneyte will succeed Mr. Geomaly Martes, who previously led SOAB since its inception and who has played a key role in its impressive results over the past 25 years. Verder lezen →
Sweden’s Gaming Inspectorate gives a cease-desist directive to seven Curaçao-based unlicensed operators
STOCKHOLM, WILLEMSTAD – According to Spelinspektionen, Sweden’s Gaming Inspectorate, seven unlicensed operators registered in Curaçao are currently offering their services to customers without proper licensing. These companies must withdraw from the Swedish Market. Verder lezen →
Ex Finance minister George Jamaloodin’s defense team with one oif his lawyer’s ex- Justice minister mr. Rutsel Martha and his PI Elise Krielen
WILLEMSTAD – George Jamaloodin’s defense team is in full attack just before the appeal on June 9. Lawyer and private investigator Elise Krielen of criminal investigation agency A Fondo from Vught does not want certain reports about her involvement in the defense team of George Jamaloodin to remain online. Verder lezen →
Vlnr. Harry Canters, managing partner KPMG Meijburg & Co Caribbean, Paul Arets, tax manager KPMG Meijburg & Co Caribbean, Gouverneur Wout en Wendell Meriaan, tax partner KPMG Meijburg & Co Caribbean | Foto uit 2015
WILLEMSTAD – KPMG Meijburg Caribbean must pay an amount of 140,000. The KPMG employee who is involved in the case must also pay a hefty sum. Verder lezen →
Dr. Gerstenbluth says that the aim is not to ‘flatten the curve’, but to crush it. | Persbureau Curacao
WILLEMSTAD – Epidemiologist Dr. Izzy Gerstenbluth indicated today during the daily briefing that the confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 14 and there is still 1 inconclusive who will be tested again. 10 are safe now and 3 are still active (1 is in the hospital). Verder lezen →
Venezuelan President: Ship that is docked in Curaçao carries mercenaries to attack Venezuela | Foto Ariana Cubillos/AFP
CARACAS, WILLEMSTAD – An encounter between the Venezuelan patrol vessel GC-23 Naiguata and the ice-class expedition cruise ship RCGS Resolute resulted in the patrol vessel’s sinking, according to the government of Venezuela. Verder lezen →
Het virus wordt via de adem en aanraking overgebracht.
WILLEMSTAD – Coronavirus measures will only be taken if the World Health Organization (WHO) proclaims an emergency situation. This is according to Melissa Arias, interim director of the Health Service in Curaçao. Verder lezen →
After constant irregularities committed by the Central Bank of Curaçao, Curacao Court does not admit an opposition filed by the shareholders and employees to the bankruptcy judgment of the bank, now employees and investors will appeal | AD
WILLEMSTAD – In early September, the shareholders of Banco del Orinoco NV agreed to a voluntary liquidation process of the bank. This natural liquidation process that aimed to prove the money deposited by the savers and the recovery of the investments of the shareholders, was interrupted because the Central Bank of Curaçao unexpectedly, to the detriment of savers, workers and shareholders, requested an emergency measure to the court in Curaçao. Verder lezen →
Ministeriële Regisseur en Toezichthouder (MRT) Stanley Betrian ontkent de in de Vigilante en alle andere media verschenen publicaties inzake zijn salaris en voorwaarden en hekelt journalistiek zonder hoor en wederhoor | Chronicle
WILLEMSTAD – Het is de zoveelste keer dat de pers alsook individuen op social media incorrecte informatie verstrekken over zowel de functie van de Ministeriële Regisseur en Toezichthouder (MRT) en hetgeen hij zogenaamd als salaris zou verdienen, wat niet met de realiteit strookt. Verder lezen →
The Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a coalition of countries from the United States to China, will tell countries to tighten oversight of cryptocurrency exchanges to stop digital coins being used to launder cash.
FRANKFURT, LONDON – Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin are set to be subjected to rules to prevent their abuse for money laundering, a global watchdog will announce on Friday, the first worldwide regulatory attempt to constrain the rapidly growing sector. Verder lezen →
Consulaat Venezuela op de Scharlooweg is gesloten sinds 20190228 | Extra
WILLEMSTAD – On Wednesday, local employees of the Consulate of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Curacao, expressed their dissatisfaction through an open letter sent to the spanish news site Noticias Curazao. Verder lezen →
Motion adopted in Dutch Parliament: Curacao must comply with international rules for the protection of refugees
THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD – A large majority in the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament is of the opinion that the Dutch Cabinet should strongly urge the Curacao government to adhere to international rules for the protection of migrants/refugees. Verder lezen →
Mr. Hans Slier, Owner & CEO of Papagayo Beach Hotel and Papagayo Beach Resort
WILLEMSTAD – Mr. Hans Slier, Owner & CEO of Papagayo Beach Hotel and Papagayo Beach Resort has been re-elected as the Chairman of the Curaçao Hospitality & Tourism Association. The CHATA Board elections took place on April 10, 2019 followed by a CHATA Board Retreat which took place on May 3, 2019. Verder lezen →
For these crimes, the STC directors both sentenced to conditional fines of NAf. 10,000 and 80 hours of community service, on two years’ probation | SoualigaNewsDay
PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD – STC Administration and Management Service NV and Foundation Escrow STC’s directors Corinne de Tullio-Stamm and Jodi Lynn Garner were found guilty by the Court of First Instance on Thursday of violation of the Ordinance on Unusual Transactions. Verder lezen →
Several illegal activities fromout Egaming datacenter Blue Nap Americas (UTS/ CTEX)
WILLEMSTAD – The Danish Gambling Authority Spillemyndigheden has blocked access to 25 sites, including several online casino sites, after petitioning the country’s telecommunications providers. Verder lezen →
CEO Liberty Latin America announces acquisition UTS
DENVER, WILLEMSTAD – In a press release, the President and CEO of Liberty Latin America, Balan Nair commented that his company is excited to welcome the Curaçao telecommunication company UTS. Verder lezen →
WILLEMSTAD – One hundred volunteers on Curaçao are expected to turn out on Good Deeds Day on Sunday April 7th, to do good for the benefit of others and the planet, putting into practice the simple idea that every single person can do a good deed, be it large or small, to improve the lives of others and positively impact the world. Verder lezen →
The captain of the boat says that they came through a navigation error near Curaçao, but the destination was Caracas | Foto archief
WILLEMSTAD – The Public Prosecution (OM) demands a prison sentence of 6 years against a group of four Venezuelans and one Dominican. They are accused of importing 350 kilos of cocaine on December 8 last year. Verder lezen →
WILLEMSTAD – The new hospital will not be completed in April this year. That is what Clifton Walle, responsible for strategic communication, indicated. Construction by Ballast Nedam has been delayed. Verder lezen →
The occasion took place in front of the Iconic Penha Building, which also happens to be KLM Delft Blue miniature traditional Dutch house #85, issued at the 70th anniversary of the air link between Amsterdam and Curacao.
WILLEMSTAD – Mr. Kevin Jonckheer, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Curacao Tourism Development Foundation (CTDF) and CEO of the Penha Duty Free Group, gave the symbolic starting shot for the official launch of the 6th edition of the KLM Curacao Marathon, in the presence of the press, partners and invited guests. Verder lezen →
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