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The Netherlands signs international treaty on the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships

On 20 February 2019, at a meeting of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), the Netherlands ratified the Hong Kong ...

News item | 20-02-2019 | 17:00

Minister Kaag: investing more in development in Niger

The Netherlands will be increasing its investment in sustainable development for Niger over the next several years. As part of ...

News item | 15-02-2019 | 09:28

More foreign companies invest in the Netherlands: 10,000 extra jobs

A total of 372 foreign companies such as Giant, Timberland and DAZN generated 9,847 additional jobs in the Netherlands in 2018. ...

News item | 09-02-2019 | 06:00

Thinking along with the judge

Under a proposal launched by Minister Dekker (Legal Protection), the most senior administrative judges in the country will be ...

News item | 08-02-2019 | 09:56

Fast train to Germany and national train subway system

By 2040, travellers will be able to use a subway-like train service on national urban rings, good connections to other routes via ...

News item | 07-02-2019 | 11:21

Some 9.2 million minor traffic offences recorded in 2018

In 2018, there were 9,182,573 minor traffic offences reported, which include speeding, running red lights, incorrect parking and ...

News item | 07-02-2019 | 09:51

New campaign: take action if you suspect domestic violence

A new national campaign begins today entitled Het houdt niet op, totdat je iets doet (It won't stop until you do something), ...

News item | 06-02-2019 | 14:49

Volunteers and artificial intelligence used in cold cases

The use of volunteers, access to old police data and artificial intelligence can help to solve cold cases. This is important, ...

News item | 04-02-2019 | 12:25

100+ Embassies in The Hague Briefed on GES 2019

“It is great to speak to over a hundred Embassies in The Hague to promote the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019. We look ...

News item | 01-02-2019 | 14:33

Transfer F-35: Defence milestone yields billions to Dutch economy

Today, State Secretary for Economic Affairs and Climate Policy Mona Keijzer received the first Dutch F-35 aircraft on behalf of ...

News item | 31-01-2019 | 16:45