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Ministers Wopke Hoekstra, Bruno Le Maire and Olaf Scholz welcome the report of the High-Level Group and call for concrete EU action towards further developing the Capital Markets Union

Luxembourg (Wednesday 9 October 2019) Wopke Hoekstra, Minister of Finance of the Netherlands, Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Economy ...

News item | 09-10-2019 | 18:00

Countries want psychosocial support to be standard part of aid package in crisis situations

In Amsterdam 24 countries and 10 international aid organisations have agreed on the minimum requirements for emergency aid. Food ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 19:25

Minister Kaag opens MHPSS conference

On Monday, 7 October, the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Sigrid Kaag, opened the International ...

News item | 07-10-2019 | 12:04

The Netherlands: ISIS cannot go unpunished

At this year’s UN General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok will convene a meeting of 20 government ministers from ...

News item | 26-09-2019 | 14:35

International Cyber Conference: Keeping our Future Secure, Be Innovative, Stay Alert!

The One Conference 2019 will be opened by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus and closed by Mona Keijzer, ...

News item | 25-09-2019 | 13:55

Mr Ban Ki-Moon, Prime Minister Rutte, and Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen kick off Climate Commission Year of Action

At the UN Climate Summit in New York, prominent delegates such as former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, Dutch Prime Minister ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 21:07

JIT foreign ministers reflect on MH17 disaster in New York

Today foreign ministers Marise Payne of Australia, Dato' Saifuddin Abdullah of Malaysia, Vadym Prystaiko of Ukraine, Alexander de ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 20:36

New elections to be held next year on St Eustatius

In October 2020 the people of St Eustatius will again go to the polls to elect a new island council. These elections are the next ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 14:30

Grapperhaus: Several offences to receive higher maximum sentence

A legislative proposal submitted by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus to increase the effectiveness of ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 13:48

Response by State Secretary Snel to the ruling of the General Court of the European Union on Starbucks

It is good that we now have clarity about the European Commission’s state aid case against the Netherlands concerning Starbucks. ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 10:15