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Government apologises for the Netherlands’ role in the history of slavery
In a speech this afternoon, Prime Minister Mark Rutte apologised for the past actions of the Dutch State: to enslaved people in ...
Fourth Rutte government sworn in
This morning, the fourth Rutte government was sworn in at Noordeinde Palace. The new government is a coalition made up of the ...
2022 Tax Plan: a better tax system
This year, the 2022 Tax Plan package mainly contains minor changes aimed at improving the tax system. In particular, improvements ...
2022 Budget Memorandum: Resilience and further steps forward
With expected economic growth of 3.5% in 2022, the Dutch economy is recovering remarkably quickly from the COVID-19 pandemic. The ...
Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs Sigrid Kaag steps down
Declaration of Dutch minister of Foreign Affairs Sigrid Kaag on September 16th in the Dutch House of Representatives.
Prime Minister Rutte tenders resignation of the government
On 15 January 2021, Prime Minister Mark Rutte tendered to the King the resignation of all the government ministers and state ...
Partial lockdown to continue
This news item was published on 17 November. Read more about the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the Netherlands. ...
2019: a substantial surplus, investment and lower taxes
We are currently in the midst of a crisis, with government borrowing hitting historic highs in an effort to support the economy. ...
MH17: The Netherlands and Australia hold Russia responsible
The Netherlands and Australia hold Russia responsible for its part in the downing of flight MH17. The government took a decision ...