Jun 29

Emergency regulation SZW extended by three months

The emergency regulation for wage costs and income support from the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment (SZW) will be extended from the 13th of July until the 12th of October, 2021. Although tourism is …

May 21

Allowance ‘ALIVIO’ open for registration

From today it is possible to register for the ‘Alivio’ Allowance The Public Entity of Bonaire (OLB) has an arrangement for entrepreneurs and employees who have a serious drop in income due to the COVID-19 …

May 12

The Chamber of commerce will like to see back

Normal opening times The Chamber of Commerce will be open again at normal hours from Friday, May 14, 2021. During working days, the office is open from 8:00 to 12:00 and from 13:00 to 16:00 …

May 03

Fifth EZK compensation for affected entrepreneurs

For the fifth time, entrepreneurs in the Caribbean Netherlands can receive a fixed-cost compensation from the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate (EZK). The amount of support can range from $500 to $400.000 and is …

Apr 26


  The Chamber of Commerce will conduct a research among entrepreneurs for the Openbaar Lichaam Bonaire about a new support measure from the local government for necessary housing costs. The compensation ‘Alivio’ (literally translated; relief) …

Apr 09

The Island Government of Bonaire launches the Tourism Recovery Plan

The Bonaire island government, together with various stakeholders launches the Tourism Recovery Plan. The plan includes a variation of activities which promotes the long-desired transition to “quality tourism”. This type of tourism generates more income …