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By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

EZ Air mechanics wrap up training in Aruba

The training was necessary to prepare the mechanics for the 2 Beechcraft 1900D machines EZ Air expects to receive this months. Currently, both aircraft are undergoing an avionics upgrade at a specialized facility More...

By Edition On Friday, July 20th, 2018

Flights added to Curaçao, Aruba

WILLEMSTAD - Turks and Caicos-based interCaribbean Airways is introducing new routes from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to Aruba and between Curaçao and Kingston, Jamaica. These new services add to the airline’s More...

By Edition On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Dutch Senate discusses Venezuela with Minister and Undersecretary

THE HAGUE - The crisis in Venezuela and the illegal migration to Aruba, Curaçao and Bonaire was the topic of a meeting that the First Chamber of the Dutch Parliament had with Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok More...

By Edition On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018

Mrs. Hellen van der Wal appointed as member of the Board of financial supervision Aruba

ORANJESTAD - The current secretary of the Advisory Council of Aruba, Ms. Hellen van der Wal will become a member of the Board of financial supervision Aruba (CAft) as per August 1st, 2018. She has been nominated More...

Ferry Service
By Edition On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

‘Agreement Aruba – Curaçao about ferry service within a few months’

WILLEMSTAD, ORANJESTAD - Within one to two months Aruba and Curaçao will have the agreement about the fast ferry between the islands. And before the end of the year the second agreement with the operator. This More...

By Edition On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Citgo Petroleum appoints executives to positions at Aruba refinery

ORANJESTAD - Citgo Petroleum, the U.S. refining arm of Venezuela’s state-run oil company PDVSA, said on Thursday it appointed two senior executives to new positions as it works to refurbish an idled Aruba refinery. Luis More...

By Edition On Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Parliaments’ cooperation on waste management and elections lauded

THE HAGUE - Dutch State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops welcomed the initiative of the four Parliaments of the Kingdom for more cooperation to tackle the urgent waste-management issue More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Chairman Raymond Gradus: ”Aruba has accomplished the CAft recommendations for the 2018 budget; important to shortly draw up a new legal standards framework aimed at sustainable finance”

ORANJESTAD - With the purpose to speedily reach the path towards sustainable public finance, the Board of financial supervisoion for Aruba (CAft) has made three recommendations. During its visit the CAft observed More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Second Bilateral Technical Meeting between Venezuela and the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao are the closest gateway to the European Union for Venezuela CARACAS - As part of the bilateral agreements undertaken by the Venezuelan Government to promote trade, on Monday Governor More...

By Edition On Monday, June 4th, 2018

Aruba gets two years for balanced budget

THE HAGUE - The Aruba government has been granted a period of two years to get its finances in order. The Kingdom Council of Ministers took this decision on Friday. Aruba Prime Minister Evelyn Wever-Croes announced More...