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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

New steps to tackle nitrogen pollution offer prospects for farmers

The government has announced new measures to tackle nitrogen pollution. All sectors, including farming, will have to contribute ...

News item | 07-02-2020 | 14:48

Government strengthens its independent position from bailiffs

To make sure that bailiffs can carry out their official duties independently and impartially, the government will adjust the ...

News item | 04-02-2020 | 16:05

Government to prevent fines stacking up for people in debt

In future, people willing to pay their fines, but who are unable to do so due to problematic debts, will be given more ...

News item | 04-02-2020 | 09:57

Quality of debt-collection agencies to rise thanks to licensing system

In order to improve the quality of debt-collection services, debt-collection agencies will need a licence in future to be allowed ...

News item | 04-02-2020 | 09:53