New Board Aruba Bankers Association

ORANJESTAD - During Aruba Bankers’ Association’s general meeting held on April 30th, 2020 Sharon Fränkel-de Cuba, Managing Director of Aruba Bank N.V., was appointed President of the association for the coming two years.
 
Javier Wolter, General Managing Director of Caribbean Mercantile Bank N.V. has been appointed Vice President of the association, and Giovanni Atencio, Country Head of CIBC First Caribbean, has been selected Treasurer of the association.
 
The main goal of the Aruba Bankers Association is to represent the interests of the banks, contributing to a healthy development of the banking sector and the economy of Aruba as a whole.
 
Especially in these challenging times ABA is committed to continue working towards the wellbeing of our community and is well equipped to function as a sounding board for government and nongovernment entities.
 
In an effort to contribute to the development of a healthy economy, ABA will continue to extend information on economic and financial developments, which affect Aruba's community.

Overleg justitiƫle samenwerking tussen Nederland, Aruba, CuraƧao en Sint Maarten geslaagd

DEN HAAG - Juist in tijden van crisis is het van groot belang goed en constructief samen te blijven werken binnen het Koninkrijk. Vandaag vergaderden de ministers van Justitie Grapperhaus (Nederland inclusief Caribisch Nederland), Bikker (Aruba), Girigorie (Curaçao) en Richardson (Sint Maarten) met elkaar over de justitiële samenwerking.

Cannabis farming, animal cruelty laws among US Party focus points

PHILIPSBURG– A tolerance policy for the decriminalisation of possession, use and cultivation of cannabis, permitting cannabis farming for medicinal and recreational purposes, and pursuing a law on animal cruelty are amongst the many issues on which United St. Maarten Party (US Party) wants to focus this year.

Marinier krijgt drie maanden voor veroorzaken auto-ongeluk

PHILIPSBURG/ARNHEM – Meer dan een jaar na dato krijgt Patricia Lynch naar eigen zeggen eindelijk erkenning: de Nederlandse marinier die haar in de nacht van 4 mei 2019 meesleepte in een auto-ongeluk op Sint-Maarten, krijgt drie maanden militaire detentie.