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Two contacts of existing patient test positive for COVID-19

Last night, two direct contacts of an already confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) patient, a woman currently in isolation in Diemen, ...

News item | 29-02-2020 | 12:55

COVID-19 confirmed in second person in the Netherland

Last night a second person in the Netherlands was confirmed as having COVID-19. The initial diagnosis was made following ...

News item | 28-02-2020 | 11:20

Man diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Netherlands

A man has been diagnosed with coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Netherlands and is receiving hospital care at the ...

News item | 27-02-2020 | 21:43

18th-century Ethiopian crown returns home after decades

Today the Dutch government returned an important religious crown, the property of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, to Ethiopia. ...

News item | 20-02-2020 | 11:27

Record number of foreign companies choose the Netherlands

In internationally challenging times, the Netherlands continues to be a place of choice for foreign companies. In 2019, 397 ...

News item | 19-02-2020 | 06:00

Dutch Ambassador Appointed as Diplomatic Representative of European-led Maritime Mission EMASoH

At its meeting in Brussels today, 17 February 2020, the Political-Military Contact Group (PCG) of the European-led Mission for ...

News item | 17-02-2020 | 19:33

Cleaner water and free passage for migratory fish in the river Rhine

New agreements between the Rhine basin countries will boost the riverbanks’ resilience against waterlogging and further improve ...

News item | 14-02-2020 | 15:45

Council of State judgment on former Dutch nationals’ EU rights

On 12 February 2020 the Council of State issued a judgment on the case centring on whether loss of Dutch nationality, as laid ...

News item | 13-02-2020 | 13:46

Facility management and hospitality partners for Dutch Expo 2020 Pavilion announced

Dutch participation in Expo 2020 Dubai is rapidly taking shape. This week the Netherlands Enterprise Agency ( issued two ...

News item | 12-02-2020 | 08:16

Some 8.4 million minor traffic offences recorded in 2019

In 2019, there were 8,369,480 traffic infringements under the Traffic Regulations (Administrative Enforcement) Act (Wet ...

News item | 11-02-2020 | 10:16