Category Archives: Chamber of Commerce

HOLLAND HOUSE

The Holland House concept emerged as traditional embassies began to trim back their activities in the commercial sector to focus on their diplomatic and consular work. The idea for a more business-orienta­ted organization turned into something more concrete with the opening of a Holland House in Colombia. It merged the in-depth knowledge of a locally […]

TRADE MISSIONS: STRONGER LINKS CREATE TRADE OPPORTUNITIES

The Curaçao Chamber of Commerce and Industry has been involved over the past year with establishing the supportive structures to help local companies be successful in expanding their business beyond the island’s borders. In discussions with representatives of other countries and business leaders who are interested in finding new markets, the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce […]

Curaçao and the Caribbean Basin Trade Partnership Act

In cooperation with the Curaçao Chamber of Commerce and the Ministry of Economical Development, the U.S. Consulate General in Curaçao organized an information session on September 12th, 2019 regarding the U.S. Trade Preference Program. The presentation was given by Magaly Garcia, Regional Director of the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative. She visited Curaçao on […]

LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

EXCITING TIMESThis edition ignites a vibrant and positive morale of the business community while being in relatively challenging times. New players in important institutions give an additional boost to the exciting times ahead, which leads to innovation plus results in new and encouraging outcomes. For us to be successful in challenging times, we need to […]

Curaçao Chamber of Commerce Highlights

August 2016 11 + 18 August – Fair Trade Authority Curaçao, (FTCA): A lecture about the upcoming FTAC introduction was presented to association leadership and stakeholders in Curaçao. 25 August 2016 – CaribConnect The Chamber launched the website CaribConnect to entice companies looking for funding for their projects in Curaçao by using the website as […]

Curaçao, better business

Welcome to the first edition of Curaçao Business, a business magazine that is geared towards small and medium business owners. It’s our goal to keep you informed on what’s happening on the island that would be of interest to you and your business. Business is a regional magazine across Holland and other parts of Western […]

The Chamber’s Export Platform: Curaçao Business Point

Are you a Curaçao company that is looking to increase your online presence? If you own a business in Curaçao, big or small, whether you have a website or not, you can get FREE EXPOSURE on the Chamber’s export website, the Curaçao Business Point, (www.curacaobusinesspoint.com). Listing your company on the website gives you the free […]

130 Years serving the community

How time flies. We are already at our 3rd edition of Curacao Business Magazine but it also a special edition. Not only are there very interesting articles about businesses, organization and business people in our community, but in this edition we are looking back at 130 years of the Curacao Chamber of Commerce and Industry […]

TRADE AND INVESTMENT AGREEMENT SIGNED BETWEEN CURAÇAO AND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Earlier this year, the Consulate of the Dominican Republic, here in Curaçao, hosted the signing of an agreement between Asosiashon Di Empresarionan Chiki Di Korsou, (ADECK), the association of small and medium businesses in Curaçao and the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in the Dominican Republic. This agreement facilitates business communities interested in conducting business and […]

Curaçao Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Events

3rd Quarter 2017 SeptemberSeptember 18 – 19 – The Curaçao Business Point Conference will be held at the Renaissance Curaçao Resort. The theme of the event will be Innovation, Quality and Patent, and will feature in-depth workshops that will allow you to deepen your knowledge about the different aspects of innovation, quality management and the […]