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Central Bank emits coin for Queen's Visit 2011

Published on: Nov 03, 2011

Category: General

The Central Bank of Aruba has emitted a commemorative coin in connection with Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands visit to Aruba. This is the first time in history that a coin has been printed in color. Aruba’s currency is quite impressive and creative.

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Aruba In Style welcomes production manager Ainsley Connell

Published on: Nov 02, 2011

Category: General

Island fashionistas and glitterati are counting down the days until ARUBA IN STYLE Fashion week officially opens for a weekend of famous designers parading their new collections on the runways and around pool decks for an exotic event boasting a number of celebrity models and observers.

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Aruba Green Energy Conference 2011 closes with address from HRH Prince of Orange

Published on: Nov 02, 2011

Category: General

Prime Minister Mike Eman was proud to introduce HRH Prince of Orange as the final speaker for the closing of the Aruba Green Energy Confe­rence 2011 on Saturday afternoon, October 29.

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Divi Links Awards Breast Cancer Support Group a Generous Donation

Published on: Nov 01, 2011

Category: Accommodations

Recently, The Divine Nine at Divi Links hosted the annual Pink Ribbon Golf Tournament, demonstrating Divi’s commitment to the local cancer awareness & support organizations.

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Holiday shopping is on the horizon, and MAMBO reminds all: Don't be daunted by the roadwork in Oranjestad

Published on: Nov 01, 2011

Category: General

Improvements and the beautification of Oranjestad is taking a toll on several of the 133 vendors populating the storefronts on the Caya Betico Croes, popularly referred to as “Mainstreet” and the key word in the name of the town’s merchant association, MAMBO. In times past, before the proli­feration of shopping malls on the island, it was THE place to stroll and shop, and it is the current administration’s plan to see it again become the center of fashion and commerce it once was.

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Oranjestad will turn into a Ghost Town for Halloween

Published on: Oct 29, 2011

Category: General

Aruba Trading Company, agents for Presidente Beer from the Dominican Republic, has partnered with the extraordinary events group I Love Musica and fun miles to stage the ultimate Halloween party on Saturday, October 29.

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Aruba is vibrating with excitement, so much is happening this week!

Published on: Oct 28, 2011

Category: General

Aruba has embarked on week when several very significant events are scheduled to take place.

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Garufa Ultra Lounge Opening on Wednesday Following a Refresh

Published on: Oct 28, 2011

Category: General

The Island’s favorite cocktail lounge is reopening Wednesday following a few weeks of refresh, offering patrons an updated presentation and décor, with the same popular spirit of service and hospitality.

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Aruban Javier Sint Jago wins Silver with his fantastic Nuna6 in World Solar Challenge

Published on: Oct 27, 2011

Category: General

The government of Aruba is elated and very proud of young  Aruban Javier Sint Jago, who recently came in second in the World Solar Challenge with his Nuna6 solar powered streetwise vehicle. This race was held in Australia.

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The first day of our Halloween contest kicked off with some great costumes!

Published on: Oct 26, 2011

Category: General

The VisitAruba Halloween Costume Contest was launched this morning and we already received a lot of pictures.

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