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Climate agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by maritime shipping sector

On the final day of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) conference in London, far-reaching agreements were set down ...

News item | 13-04-2018 | 10:09

Inland shipping sector sets down agreement on reduction of greenhouse gas emissions

Today, the Declaration of Nijmegen was signed by the inland shipping sector, along with Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen ...

News item | 13-04-2018 | 09:54

China: promising trade partner in the field of New Energy Vehicles

Because of its substantial economic growth and considerable effort to get New Energy Vehicles off the ground, the Netherlands ...

News item | 13-04-2018 | 09:31

Legislative proposal for bearer shares sent to House of Representatives

Bearer shares are being discontinued for unlisted companies. Soon, it will only be possible to trade bearer shares via a ...

News item | 10-04-2018 | 14:52

Senate assents to compensation for emotional loss

Today, the Senate accepted a legislative proposal from Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker that will regulate ...

News item | 10-04-2018 | 14:47

Venezuela lifts border blockade after visit by Blok

After visiting St Maarten, Aruba, Curaçao and Colombia, foreign minister Stef Blok continued on to the of Venezuelan capital ...

News item | 08-04-2018 | 00:00

Blok visits peace project in Colombia

As part of his trip to the Caribbean and Colombia, foreign minister Stef Blok has visited a UN-administered reintegration camp ...

News item | 07-04-2018 | 00:00

The Netherlands continues contribution to stability in Lebanon

In the years ahead Lebanon can continue to count on Dutch support to increase stability in the fragile country. During a speech ...

News item | 06-04-2018 | 00:00

Foreign minister Blok to visit Moscow

Dutch foreign minister Stef Blok will meet with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on 13 April in Moscow, in an effort to keep ...

News item | 05-04-2018 | 15:42

Comprehensive Cabinet delegation on trade mission to China

From 8 to 13 April 2018, Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag, Minister ...

News item | 05-04-2018 | 11:30

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