ORANJESTAD - On Monday the formal signing of the contract for the construction, addition and renovation of the Dr. Horacio Oduber Hospital took place.
ORANJESTAD - In the beginning of 2011, Milton Berlinski, Rene Kan and Justus Martens decided to set up a one-hundred million florin local investment fund, so that they could put their extensive international experience as businessmen, investors and financial specialists to good use and invest in Aruban companies with the goal of strengthening the Aruban economy.
ORANJESTAD - The time is approaching for the Aruba Hotel and Tourism Association (AHATA) Environmental Committee Annual Recycled Art Expo and Contest; organizers announced deadlines for registration and submission of art at the AHATA headquarters on Monday afternoon.
ORANJESTAD - UNICEF has recently presented the concept of the “State of the Aruban Child and Women” report. This report is expected to be completed and presented in the month of June.
ORANJESTAD - Several months ago, the Aruba Valero Refinery announced that they may close down their operations on Aruba on account of the exuberant price of crude which is making their operations here unprofitable.
ORANJESTAD - The government has recently approved a management note dealing with the adaptations for businesses in the Aruba Free Zone and for those interested in establishing in the Free Zone area.
ORANJESTAD - Last September 2011, the Aruba Dr. Horacio E. Oduber Hospital began offering a special educational course combining the Emergency Unit and the Intensive Care Unit. The purpose of the course is to educate 12 of their nurses to equip them professionally for work in the Emergency Unit and the ICU.
ORANJESTAD - THE MORNING NEWS is proud to announce that principal staff repor-ter/photographer Rosalie Klein has signed a contract with Avalon Travel, part of the Perseus Books Group of New York, to write the latest addition to their stable of popular guide books, The Moon Aruba Handbook.
ORANJESTAD - ATA officials, after conducting extensive surveys and examining the latest trends, have taken the next logical step in a digital presence for Aruba, and unveiled the Official Aruba Travel Guide app for smartphones during an informative evening at the Westin Aruba Resort this past Wednesday, February 22.
ORANJESTAD - The year 2012 began with several challenges for Aruba’s tourism, but…”with innovative ideas we will move forward and meet every challenge successfully,” according to CEO of ATA, Ronella Tjin Asjoe-Croes.