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  • Wind gusts advisory on Aruba


    ORANJESTAD – The Meteorological Department Aruba issued a wind advisory that will stay in effect from 12.00pm on Tuesday,  October 17, 2017 until further notice.

  • Maximum Prices October 14, 2017


    ORANJESTAD - Department of Economic Affairs announces the maximum prices for the coming period.

  • New telephone number Department of Economic Affairs, Commerce & Industry


    ORANJESTAD - The Department of Economic Affairs, Trade & Industry announces that their phone number will change incoming November 1, 2017.

  • New prices for petroleum products


    ORANJESTAD – The Minister of Economic Affairs and Communication herewith announces the adjusted prices for petroleum products based on the average postings as per the Platts US Market scan (Gulf Coast) for the period of September 1st through September 30th, 2017. 
    Accompanied by some graphics commencing October 11, 2017 the prices are as follows:

  • Announcement regarding the import of gasoline and gasoil (diesel)


    ORANJESTAD - Given the alarming recent increase in gasoline and gas oil (diesel) imports, other than in bulk, from countries in our region and the risk of such imports, the government announces that through a ministerial decree of October 3, 2017 (AB 2017 no. 65), the import of gasoline and gas oil (diesel), other than bulk, is prohibited and therefore punishable by law. 

  • Job vacancy Social worker at Bureau Sostenemi


    ORANJESTAD - At the Bureau Sostenemi a vacancy is available for the position of social worker.

  • Price comparison September 30, 2017


    ORANJESTAD - The Department of Economic Affairs regularly carries out price comparison in various supermarkets on Aruba and publishes this information in the local newspapers.

  • National holidays Aruba 2018


    ORANJESTAD – The Department of Labor and Investigation did establish the national holidays or observances for Aruba for 2018.

  • Last week assistance by the Tax Office in the filing of income tax forms 2016


    ORANJESTAD – Departamento di Impuesto (Tax office) informs its clients that this is the last week of the campaign to get assistance with the filing of their income tax forms for 2016.

  • Registration National Exam 2018


    ORANJESTAD –The Department of Education wants to remind those interested that the last day to register for the National exam 2018 for the types of school VWO / HAVO / MAVO is Friday, September 29, 2017.

  • Correction election results forms on the government website


    ORANJESTAD - An error has been found in one of the formulas of the digital election results forms (A3 and A4 format) on the webpage Election 2017 – Election night.

  • DTI is closed on September 22, 2017


    ORANJESTAD - The Department of Technical Inspection announces that their office will be closed to the public on September 22, 2017. 

  • Election results live on www.overheid.aw, www.gobierno.aw and www.government.aw


    ORANJESTAD - Follow during the election evening an unique broadcast of the preliminary election results on the home page of our website www.overheid.aw, www.gobierno.aw and www.government.aw.