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Nearly 3 million traffic infringements in the second four-month period of 2019

In the second four-month period of 2019 (May–August), there were 2,974,497 traffic infringements under the Traffic Regulations ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 11:53

EU ministers join forces against spike in online dissemination of child sexual abuse material

The dissemination of online child sexual abuse material has seen a rapid rise in recent years. Combating this phenomenon poses an ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 11:48

Socially responsible fine collection paying off

The benefits of the government measures to ensure a careful and socially responsible collection of people's fines are starting to ...

News item | 08-10-2019 | 11:44

Minister Kaag opens MHPSS conference

On Monday, 7 October, the Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Sigrid Kaag, opened the International ...

News item | 07-10-2019 | 12:04

Government to tackle nitrogen problem fast but with care

The government is taking measures to reduce nitrogen emissions, repair damage to the natural environment and resume licensing. ...

News item | 04-10-2019 | 08:57

The Netherlands: ISIS cannot go unpunished

At this year’s UN General Assembly, Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok will convene a meeting of 20 government ministers from ...

News item | 26-09-2019 | 14:35

International Cyber Conference: Keeping our Future Secure, Be Innovative, Stay Alert!

The One Conference 2019 will be opened by Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus and closed by Mona Keijzer, ...

News item | 25-09-2019 | 13:55

Mr Ban Ki-Moon, Prime Minister Rutte, and Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen kick off Climate Commission Year of Action

At the UN Climate Summit in New York, prominent delegates such as former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon, Dutch Prime Minister ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 21:07

JIT foreign ministers reflect on MH17 disaster in New York

Today foreign ministers Marise Payne of Australia, Dato' Saifuddin Abdullah of Malaysia, Vadym Prystaiko of Ukraine, Alexander de ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 20:36

New elections to be held next year on St Eustatius

In October 2020 the people of St Eustatius will again go to the polls to elect a new island council. These elections are the next ...

News item | 24-09-2019 | 14:30