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Minister Dekker: It will soon be easier to claim compensation for large-scale damage or loss

Citizens and business owners who suffer large-scale damage or loss will soon find it easier to claim compensation. Currently, it ...

News item | 29-01-2019 | 15:55

Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen: dire necessity for worldwide policy to combat weather extremes and the impact of climate change

Increasing damage caused by extreme weather and not being prepared for changes in the climate: according to the new Global Risk ...

News item | 25-01-2019 | 11:05

State Secretary Van Veldhoven brings circular front runners to the Netherlands

The Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE) is relocating to the Netherlands. On the recommendation of State ...

News item | 25-01-2019 | 10:10

Visit to terrorist-controlled zones to be a punishable offence

Unauthorised stays in territories that are in the hands of terrorist organisations may become a criminal offence, punishable with ...

News item | 24-01-2019 | 16:34

Dutch export of agricultural products exceeds 90 billion euro in 2018

Agricultural goods to the tune of € 90.3 billion were exported in 2018, representing a slight rise of 0.2% on 2017 (€ 90.1 ...

News item | 18-01-2019 | 07:28

Maximum duration of conditional release reduced to two years

Perpetrators of serious crimes will no longer be released automatically after having served two-thirds of their sentence. In ...

News item | 17-01-2019 | 07:49

Minister Grapperhaus to augment independent position of WODC

It is necessary to augment the independent position of the WODC (Research and Documentation Centre) from the Ministry of Justice ...

News item | 15-01-2019 | 07:53

First reusable flyover in the Netherlands

Today saw the introduction of the first reusable concrete flyover in the Netherlands. The flyover bears dismantling without any ...

News item | 14-01-2019 | 10:50

Dutch tech companies strengthen cooperation with American partners

startups, CES, Vegas, Scalys, Audiolabs, Constantijn, Mona Keijzer, tech

News item | 12-01-2019 | 08:34

Free check of businesses' camera systems

Half of all images recorded by private camera systems in the Netherlands are unsuitable for tracking down suspects. Ferdinand ...

News item | 10-01-2019 | 07:59