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CC | Venezuelan election: Ruling party wins but low turnout

CARACAS - The National Electoral Council (CNE) awarded victory to the ruling Venezuelan Socialist party in 20 governorships and three to the opposition parties in an initial announcement on...

CC | Venezuela gearing up for regional election overseen by European observers

CARACAS - Reporters from Curaçao Chronicle are currently in Venezuela to cover the elections of November 21. For several days now, our reporters have been talking to their Venezuelan...

CC | Knops refuses to publish documents: Harmful for relations between the Netherlands and Curaçao and Aruba

THE HAGUE - Undersecretary of Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops refuses to make documents public because their content is harmful to the relations of the Netherlands with Curaçao and Aruba. This...

CC | 50 travel agents visiting Curaçao from Bogotá, Medellin, and Cali

WILLEMSTAD - The Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB) recently organized an educational familiarization trip for travel agents hailing from three Colombian cities: Bogotá, Medellin and Cali. The aim of this visit...

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CC | Follow The Money: Curaçao is a paradise for illegal online casinos

WILLEMSTAD - Many online casinos are active in Curaçao. The island has over 12,000 sports betting and casino gaming websites. This is forty percent of the global unregulated supply....

CC | Gijsbertha defends daughter against accusations from current minister of finance

WILLEMSTAD - Former Minister of Finance, Kenneth Gijsbertha, reacts furiously to the statements and insinuations of the current minister, Javier Silvania, who said that Gijsbertha's daughter was involved at...

CC | 10 positive COVID-19 cases; 1105 tested

WILLEMSTAD - The epidemiology department reports that out of 1105 people that were tested today for the COVID-19 virus, 10 of them were positive. 7 cases were taken out...

CC | Pisas meets with Interpol Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Premier and Minister of Justice Gilmar 'Pik' Pisas held a meeting on Thursday with the NAPB police union and Interpol Curaçao. The legal position of Interpol has...

CC | The Netherlands will “make life miserable” for Curaçao gambling mafia

THE HAGUE - The Netherlands will "make life miserable" for the gambling mafia on Curaçao. This was announced by chairman René Jansen of the Board of Directors of the...

CC | Judge suspends detention notary Kleinmoedig

WILLEMSTAD - The detention of notary Johnny Kleinmoedig has been suspended with immediate effect after the judge's ruling. On September 10, Kleinmoedig was sentenced to eighteen months in prison...

CC | Resistance to controversial dispute law has surprised Knops

THE HAGUE - The resistance of the parliaments of Curacao, Aruba and Sint Maarten against the draft Consensus Kingdom Act on Kingdom Disputes has surprised Undersecretary Raymond Knops of...

CC | Minister stops FKP financial director appointment

WILLEMSTAD - Minister Charles Cooper of Traffic, Transport and Spatial Planning is blocking the appointment of the new financial director of Social Housing Foundation (FKP). The housing association has...

CC | Response to Parman International’s press release on the sale of Banco di Caribe

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - In light of the press release issued by Parman International B.V. (Parman) on September 16, 2021, the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) deems...

CC | Banco di Caribe committed to further growth as part of United Group Holdings

Voor Nederlandse versie zie onder WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - Banco di Caribe N.V. ("Banco di Caribe") is being sold to United Group Holdings B.V. ("United"). The sale will include all of...

CC | Court of Justice: “No justification for refusing same-sex marriage”

WILLEMSTAD - The civil code of Curaçao stipulates that a marriage can only be concluded between a man and a woman. By judgment of September 13, 2021, the court...

CC | 19 new COVID-19 cases; 1744 tested

WILLEMSTAD - The epidemiology department reports that out of 1744 people who were tested today for the COVID-19 virus, 19 of them resulted positive. 38 cases were taken out...

CC | 40 new COVID-19 cases; 1 more death reported

WILLEMSTAD - The epidemiology department reports that out of 1817 people who were tested today for the COVID-19 virus, 40 of them resulted positive. 40 cases were taken out...

CC | Curaçao government does not agree with amended COHO bill

WILLEMSTAD - The government of Curaçao will not agree to the amended proposal of the Kingdom Act for the establishment of COHO. Minister of Finance Javier Silvania flew to The...

CC | PDVSA lost appeal and is obliged to cancel outstanding debts for refinery operation in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - The common court of Aruba, Curaçao, Sint Maarten and Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba dismissed the appeal made by Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) and its subsidiaries Isla...

CC | St. Maarten Minister welcomes expertise from Curaçao to improve Justice Ministry

PHILIPSBURG - On Monday, August 23rd, 2021, the Honorable Minister of Justice, Anna E. Richardson visited the Princess Juliana International Airport to welcome the arrival of Mr. Alvin Daal...

CC | Complaint filed against Cyberluck for fraudulent online gambling

WILLEMSTAD - The Foundation for the Protection of the Interest of Victims Online Gambling has filed a complaint against Cyberluck on Curaçao. According to the foundation, Cyberluck is partly...

CC | Notary accused of taking funds from escrow account for private use

WILLEMSTAD - On Friday, August 20, 2021, a notary was on trial in the Court of First Instance in Curaçao. He is suspected of having transferred funds from his...

CC | Statement CEO Curaçao Tourist Board Paul Pennicook

WILLEMSTAD - Over the last few days, my name has been appearing in the print and electronic media as well as on social media with varying comments about my...

CC | Doornbosch: “Curaçao economy for 80 percent of foreign exchange reserves and Sint Maarten 20 percent”

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - The economy of Sint Maarten is not big enough to support its own central bank.” This is according to the president of the Central Bank of...

CC | Kroll: “Bitcoin becoming a global reserve currency like gold”

WILLEMSTAD - Peter Kroll has been calling Curaçao his home for more than 14 years now. He is active in the world of cryptocurrency, especially Bitcoin. In an exclusive...

CC | Still uncertainty among coalition MPs about COHO

WILLEMSTAD - After the agreement between the governments of the Netherlands and the Caribbean countries about the Caribbean Agency for Reform and Development (COHO), the coalition factions MFK and...

CC | 40 new COVID-19 cases; 2031 tested

WILLEMSTAD - The epidemiology department reports that out of 2031 people who were tested today for the COVID-19 virus, 40 of them resulted positive. 49 cases were taken out...

CC | FTAC imposes fine on taxi association

WILLEMSTAD - On July 29, 2021, the Fair Trade Authority Curacao (FTAC) has adopted the “Decision regarding violation of the DCTA obligation to cooperate”, case number: A.0003.21. In the decision,...

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