All about Civil Servants

Minister van der Horst
By Edition On Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Negotiations between government and unions continue

WILLEMSTAD - Negotiations between the government and the unions on an austerity measures package for civil servants continue. That was decided by the Council of Ministers during their weekly meetings. Minister Etienne More...

Curacao Government Center
By Edition On Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Council of Ministers: ‘Measures against inactive civil servants’

WILLEMSTAD – The government is finally giving signals that it will not tolerate incorrect situations. It was recently announced that there are about 72 inactive civil servants, of which a group is chronically More...

Minister van der Horst
By Edition On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

No 4000 civil servants in central government building

WILLEMSTAD - In the new building there will be 1500 officials accommodated. This was confirmed by Minister Etienne van der Horst (Administration, Planning and Services). He was responding to publications in the More...

Meteo Services
By Edition On Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Meteo complaints about heavy workload

WILLEMSTAD – The Staff of the Meteorological Service (Meteo) is once again complaining about the heavy workload. They are also angry at the Ministry of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning for not taking the More...

By Edition On Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Non-active government officials cost 6.4 million

WILLEMSTAD - The government has decided to maintain the hiring freeze after the financial instructions were dismissed by the Kingdom Council of Ministers. At present, there are 73 civil servants who are non-active, More...

By Edition On Friday, January 24th, 2014

Government loses lawsuit against high official again

WILLEMSTAD - The government has once again lost a lawsuit against a senior official, which they had sent on mandatory leave. The Ministry of Social Affairs should Sector Director Donate Philbert-Nieveld has to be More...

Civil Registrar's Office
By Edition On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

Government services also accessible by e-mail

WILLEMSTAD - An appointment to apply for a new passport, identity card or a car inspection can also be made online starting today. This was announced by the Department of Administration, Planning and Services (BPD). For More...

Ivar Asjes
By Edition On Monday, January 6th, 2014

Asjes looks back on a turbulent year

WILLEMSTAD - Premier Ivar Asjes reiterated the main points of the coalition in his national speech yesterday on television. The Prime Minister spent a few words on the lack of safety on the island. He came back More...

By Edition On Monday, December 23rd, 2013

Government warns of potential crisis levy

WILLEMSTAD - If no measures are taken now to structurally reduce the personnel expenses of the government then the government will be forced to take other measures such as adjusting the salary system for civil servants More...

Government center
By Edition On Friday, December 20th, 2013

Fewer civil servants

WILLEMSTAD - Between the months of April and September of this year, the number of civil servants working for country Curaçao dropped from 3,635 to 3,611, a decrease of 24. Over the same period, the number of employees More...