So what's cooking in Curaçao?

On What’s Cooking in Curaçao we like to highlight all of the lucrative investment opportunities taking shape on the island of Curaçao. But we must not forget another important benchmark for positive development on the island: social initiatives for the community. On this page we place a spotlight on companies, organizations and institutions that are actively contributing to social causes in the Curaçaoan community through a variety of planned public events and programs.

Business Development


December 22, 2021

Curaçao’s Hotel Occupancy Is Once Again The Best In The Region

In November, hotels in Curaçao had a 77.8 percent occupancy rate. This represents a 38 percent increase over the same period last year (39.8 percent). And […]
December 13, 2021

Another International Resort Brand Comes To Curaçao

The luxurious boutique resort Zoëtry Curaçao Resort & Spa has opened its doors. This is yet another excellent accommodation option for the island’s growing number of […]
December 9, 2021

There Are Exciting Plans To Revitalize Historic Downtown Willemstad

The Curaçao business community, various organizations, and the government are going to work together to breathe new life into Punda. The parties symbolically signed the ‘Pact […]
December 5, 2021

A Solar Park Will Be Constructed On The Site Of Curaçao’s Oil Refinery

Five of Curaçao’s government stock corporations that operate in the port and energy sectors are planning the construction of a solar park on the western side […]
December 4, 2021

The Renowned Dutch Airline TUI Opens Its New Office In Curaçao

The airline TUI’s office at Schottegatweg Oost has officially opened. Arjan Kers, managing director in the Netherlands, and Rick van der Pluim, TUI Dutch Caribbean and […]
December 2, 2021

Curaçao Will Soon Be Getting A New Airline

There will soon be a new airline in Curaçao called Dutch Caribbean Islandhopper (DCI). According to the initiator, it is a “unique Caribbean airline” for the […]
November 25, 2021

Courtyard By Marriott Signs Agreement With C&W Business

C&W Business has added another Mariott hotel in the Caribbean to its portfolio. It was namely announced that C&W Business, the B2B (business to business) division […]
November 23, 2021

The Local Perception Of The Investment Climate Has Improved

Every six months, Curaçao’s Central Bureau of Statistics (CBS) conducts a business cycle survey, in which they contact local companies of all sizes on the island. […]