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today-newspaper-opinion
By webadmin On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Risky business

Doing business with the government is not without risk. One would think that, if there is one solid creditor, it would be the country. But it isn’t, and it does not even have anything to do with the question whether More...

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By webadmin On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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What is Insel Air hiding?

Dear Editor, My question is what are Insel Air and its shareholders hiding? Why are Korpodeko, the government, and the Ministry of Transport accomplices in this mystery? First of all remember that the government, More...

nelson-ramiz
By webadmin On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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A very sick airline

The Government of Curaçao should not continue throwing the people’s money in a private company. An airline of which its management has proven their incompetence to run it. They have no viable plan and the More...

today_editorial
By webadmin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Interesting dilemma

Insel Air’s financial troubles pose an interesting dilemma for the government in Curacao. It does not want the airline to go bust because it is considered too important for the island in terms of the economy, More...

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By webadmin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Braam keeps his seat

WILLEMSTAD – Independent MP and general practitioner Eduard Braam will not surrender his seat to the PAR for the time being, Dick Drayer reports on Caribisch Netwerk. He will assess per topic whether he is going More...

insel-air
By webadmin On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
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Insel Air in financially dire straits

WILLEMSTAD – Insel Air has received financial support from the government of Curacao for the past six months, Dick Drayer reports on Caribisch Netwerk. Outgoing Minister of Economic Affairs Eugène Rhuggenaath More...

today_editorial
By webadmin On Thursday, October 20th, 2016
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Controversial

The governor of Curacao has sent the controversial 80-20 labor law back to the cabinet because she considers it discriminatory – and rightly so. There is however more to this archaic law that deserves our attention. More...

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By webadmin On Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
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Elections Curacao postponed

WILLEMSTAD – The elections that were scheduled to take place today in Curacao have been postponed until Wednesday October 5 because of Tropical Storm Matthew that passes close by Curacao today, Elisa Koek reports More...

today-newspaper-opinion
By webadmin On Thursday, September 29th, 2016
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Bosman-law

VVD-MP André Bosman has been at it for a long time with his initiative-law to restrict access to the Netherlands for citizens from St. Maarten, Aruba and Curacao. Yesterday his initiative law stranded in the Second More...

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By webadmin On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Local economy expands, contraction in Curacao

CBCS Headquarters in St. Maarten – Photo by SMN-News.com GREAT BAY – According to the Quarterly Bulletin of the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten, economic developments in the monetary union were More...