The servers will be going down for emergency maintenance later on today. The maintenance should begin some time between 4:00 PM PDT (11:00PM GMT) and 7:00 PM PDT (1:00 AM GMT). We'll clarify more on this time as we get more information.
After the maintenance period is done, the Basic Veteran Package and Advanced Veteran Package should be available in the Bazaar. Also, Clan Leaders who's clans owned colonies will be receiving 24 White Gold Bars per colony owned.