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Cabinet tackles 22 billion euro in tax avoidance using withholding tax

As of 2021, the Cabinet will apply withholding tax on interest and royalties in a highly targeted approach to tackle money flows ...

News item | 06-11-2018 | 11:46

UN Security Council imposes sanctions to combat sexual violence in Libya

Following a proposal by the Netherlands, the UN can now more easily impose sanctions on the perpetrators and facilitators of ...

News item | 05-11-2018 | 17:20

Commemorative Medals for Peacekeeping Operations awarded during anniversary ceremony

In recognition of their contribution to peacekeeping operations across the globe, 36 police officers, members of the Royal ...

News item | 01-11-2018 | 17:00

New police collective labour agreement signed

Over the next few years, police officers are set to receive a salary increase of 8% and two gross payments of €400. These ...

News item | 01-11-2018 | 10:01

Reliable Investigations Report presented by the WODC I Committee

Today, the WODC I Committee, under the chairmanship of J.A.C.A. Overgaauw, LL.M, presented its report titled Reliable ...

News item | 31-10-2018 | 15:42

Peter Glas appointed as the new Delta Programme Commissioner

Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) has appointed Peter Glas as the Delta Programme ...

News item | 30-10-2018 | 11:35

Appointments to Joint Court of Justice

Ms A.J.M. van Gink, LLM and Mr S.M. van Lieshout, LLM have been appointed new members of the Joint Court of Justice of Aruba, ...

News item | 19-10-2018 | 13:49

Greater shareholder engagement in listed companies

Shareholders of listed companies are to have more influence over the remuneration of the executive and supervisory board members. ...

News item | 17-10-2018 | 11:34

EXPO Live Fund: $100 million for innovation

The World Expo 2020 Dubai has allocated 100 million dollar in an innovation and partnership programme called: Expo Live ...

News item | 12-10-2018 | 11:04

Official Cabinet response on the outcome of the Urgenda procedure

For the Dutch government the Urgenda procedure is not about climate policy. Instead it is about the basic question whether it is ...

News item | 09-10-2018 | 15:18