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Problem-free electric driving in the Benelux

Dutch drivers of electric vehicles will soon have fewer problems when driving in Belgium and Luxembourg. State Secretary Van ...

News item | 07-12-2017 | 13:15

Emergency goods arrive in St Maarten

On Monday 4 December the ship Augusta Sun unloaded its cargo of emergency goods on St Maarten. The ship left the port of ...

News item | 06-12-2017 | 12:00

The Netherlands re-elected to Council of IMO International Maritime Organisation

In London on Friday, 1 December 2017 the Netherlands was re-elected as a council member of the International Maritime ...

News item | 05-12-2017 | 15:10

Smart Shipping Challenge: step towards smart and safe inland shipping

Inland shipping is an indispensable link in the logistics chain. Some 40 per cent of all freight is already being transported by ...

News item | 05-12-2017 | 09:24

Government provides extra funding to evacuate migrants from Libya

The Dutch government is providing extra funding to give African migrants in Libya and other North African countries the chance to ...

News item | 04-12-2017 | 15:15

Nationwide NL-Alert verification message on Monday 4 December

Today Minister Grapperhaus (Security and Justice) issued a nationwide NL-Alert verification message. The verification message ...

News item | 04-12-2017 | 14:21

Progress towards the European Open Science Cloud

Germany and the Netherlands establish office for the GO FAIR Initiative / France joins 

News item | 01-12-2017 | 18:00

Dutch embassy opens in Côte d’Ivoire

Today, foreign minister Halbe Zijlstra opened a new Dutch embassy in Côte d’Ivoire. The opening of the embassy in Abidjan, Côte ...

News item | 29-11-2017 | 16:24

Extra €2 million for Saba

State Secretary for the Interior and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops has allocated Saba’s executive council a one-off ...

News item | 29-11-2017 | 00:00

Prison staff covenant: 100 million euros for professionalism

The trade unions, the Custodial Institutions Agency (DJI) Works Council and the General Director of the Custodial Institutions ...

News item | 28-11-2017 | 14:14

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