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Suspects to be prosecuted for the downing of flight MH17

Today, the next of kin of the victims of the downing of flight MH17 were informed that the prosecution of 4 suspects is to begin. ...

News item | 19-06-2019 | 13:41

New unit to check air passenger data

From today on, airlines are required to share the passenger data of all flights arriving in and departing from the Netherlands ...

News item | 18-06-2019 | 08:23

Ms Van Veldhoven aims to stop the export of plastic waste by western countries

State Secretary Stientje van Veldhoven (Infrastructure and Water Management) wants European and other western countries to stop ...

News item | 17-06-2019 | 14:28

Sector and governments joining forces to promote clean inland and sea shipping

The national government, provinces, port authorities, maritime sector organisations, shippers, transport companies, banks, and ...

News item | 14-06-2019 | 11:10

Small group avoiding VOG rob themselves of opportunities

An incorrect perception of the Certificate of Conduct (Verklaring Omtrent het Gedrag, VOG) is undesirable if it causes young ...

News item | 13-06-2019 | 08:21

Ankie Broekers-Knol appointed State Secretary for Justice and Security

On 11 June 2019 Ankie Broekers-Knol was appointed State Secretary for Justice and Security (Minister for Migration) by King ...

News item | 12-06-2019 | 13:08

Structural improvement in digital resilience

The digital resilience of the Netherlands is at risk of being outpaced by the ever-increasing digital threat. Moreover, the ...

News item | 12-06-2019 | 08:18

NCTV: Disruption of society is a danger

There is a permanent digital threat to national security. Nearly all vital processes and systems in the Netherlands are partly or ...

News item | 12-06-2019 | 08:11

Launch of contract award procedure for running the Dutch pavilion at EXPO 2020 Dubai

This contract award procedure represents an opportunity for a range of businesses active in the hospitality and facilities branch ...

News item | 11-06-2019 | 14:52

Screening within the Benelux to be reinforced

The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg have concluded more stringent agreements on exchanging judicial data. These agreements ...

News item | 06-06-2019 | 14:31