News - Latest

5,308 news items

Enter search criteria

Fill in keyword(s) to narrow your search.

Period from
to

Enter a start and/or end date here, using the following format: DD-MM-YYYY.

Sort by: Date / Relevance

Can deposit system becomes fact

With effect from 31 December 2022, a can deposit scheme will be introduced, according to a memorandum by State Secretary Stientje ...

News item | 03-02-2021 | 12:21

Coronavirus situation remains serious, lockdown extended

The number of new positive cases per day is declining and the pressure on hospitals is gradually easing. But new variants of the ...

News item | 02-02-2021 | 21:21

Committee of inquiry: Poch case did not involve de facto extradition

The fact that the Netherlands provided information in September 2009 on the air traffic movements of an Argentinian-Dutch pilot, ...

News item | 01-02-2021 | 15:19

Government: Redressing an injustice by returning cultural heritage objects to their country of origin

The indigenous populations of colonial territories were served an injustice through the involuntary loss of objects that formed ...

News item | 29-01-2021 | 15:07

Dutch test robot analysing 20,000 coronavirus tests per day

On Wednesday 27 January, Hugo de Jonge, Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport, visited the PAMM medical microbiology laboratory ...

News item | 28-01-2021 | 10:30

Strategy to resolve and monitor organisational problems within the Dutch Police Force

The organisation of the Central Unit of the Dutch Police Force is in urgent need of improvement, and Minister Grapperhaus has ...

News item | 28-01-2021 | 08:50

World leaders embrace climate adaptation action at Climate Adaptation Summit 2021

More than 30 world leaders expressed their firm support for climate adaptation action at the international online Climate ...

News item | 25-01-2021 | 17:34

Chinese Deputy Prime Minister Han Zheng and US climate envoy John Kerry to speak at Climate Adaptation Summit in the Netherlands

The Hague – 24th January 2021 - The Deputy Prime Minister of China, Han Zheng, will speak at the opening session of the Climate ...

News item | 22-01-2021 | 17:16

Night-time curfew as of Saturday 23 January

On Saturday 23 January a night-time curfew will come into force throughout the Netherlands. The House of Representatives ...

News item | 22-01-2021 | 13:50

Climate resilience: sunflowers for a better life

‘Solutions for climate adaptation come from people, not from protocols’, says Dr Mithika Mwenda, Executive Director of the Pan ...

News item | 22-01-2021 | 09:01