Business CW 2024 - 06 | Page 4

Issue 6 / Business CW 4



Dear Visionary Entrepreneurs,

The entrepreneurial landscape is rapidly evolving, and I am thrilled to share the strides we've made together. As your Chairman, I am inspired by the dedication and collaboration displayed by our esteemed Board

and the entire Curaçao Chamber team.

This newsletter captures the fruits of our collective efforts—from exciting new initiatives already underway to opportunities awaiting your involvement. After some time of preparation the UBO registry legislation has been published and the Registry has been launched in Curaçao by the Chamber, designated as the entity to oversee the UBO Registry.

This launch is of paramount importance for enhancing the transparency and integrity of the

financial system, crucial for combating financial

Recently, we hosted an extremely interesting and dynamic Entrepreneurship Session where RDK outlined future developments for the refinery areas, providing a prime networking backdrop for fellow entrepreneurs. Moreover, our reach extends globally, facilitating business and networking prospectsacross Latin America, the Caribbean through CARICHAM, Central America, and Europe highlighted in this edition. Looking ahead, our network will grow even more robust, presenting

activities that span the Americas and the Caribbean region.

Upcoming sessions, including engagements with key international figures like the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Panama, promise to further expand our market insights and collaborative potential, while flights between the markets expand at the same time.

There is much to explore and accomplish together. Let us continue to drive economic growth and achieve collective success through innovation and unity. Join us in this exciting journey toward a prosperous future.


Raoul Behr

Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry

“Together, let's pave the way to greatness"

crimes, fraud, money laundering, and terrorism financing. The UBO register ensures compliance with international standards set by the Financial Action Task Force, strengthening Curaçao’s financial sector and international standing. Entities in Curaçao are mandated to disclose their ultimate beneficial owners, promoting accountability and fostering a trustworthy business environment.