X

Curaçao, as of 10-10-2010, is an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Locals have Dutch nationality and carry European Union passports.

The form of government is a parliamentary democracy, based on underlying premises such as freedom of association, the right to form political parties, freedom of the press, and freedom of speech.

The Central Government’s jurisdiction covers mostly state affairs (legislation) and include police, communications, taxation, public health, education, economic control, the establishment of enterprises, labor legislation, money and banking, and foreign currency.

Holidays:
Jan 01 New Year’s Day
(Dates Vary) Carnival day
(Dates Vary) Good Friday
(Dates Vary) Easter
April 27 King’s Day
May 01 Labor Day
(Dates Vary) Ascension Day
July 02 Flag Day
Oct 10 Curaçao Day
Dec 25 Christmas Day
Dec 26 Second Day of Christmas