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‘Regulate too powerful large digital platforms with access and behavioural measures’

An EU authority must be able to regulate entrenched market positions of large digital platforms with the possibility of imposing ...

News item | 15-10-2020 | 07:00

Minister Dekker: further improvement of TBS system is possible

The TBS system will be further improved by enhancing the capacity and quality of forensic care, through better management of TBS ...

News item | 14-10-2020 | 08:28

Partial lockdown needed to bring down infections

Please note: this news item was published on 13 October. Read more about the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...

News item | 13-10-2020 | 19:30

Final three nominees Human Rights Tulip 2020

The Government of the Netherlands is honoured to announce the final three nominees for the Human Rights Tulip of 2020. After ...

News item | 13-10-2020 | 16:16

Expansion of Victims' Rights Act passed by Lower House of Parliament

Suspects of serious sexual offences and violent crimes will now be obliged to attend their court hearing and verdict. This will ...

News item | 13-10-2020 | 10:46

ICT companies should do more to remove child sexual abuse from the Internet

ICT companies need to do more to remove online child sexual abuse from the Internet. Delft University of Technology’s monitoring ...

News item | 08-10-2020 | 10:26

Collaboration Between the United States and the Netherlands Focuses on Hydrogen Technology

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) and the Dutch Ministry of ...

News item | 06-10-2020 | 15:00

Some 2.7 million minor traffic offences recorded in the second four-month period of 2020

In the second four-month period of 2020 (May–August), 2,679,310 minor traffic offences were imposed under the Traffic Regulations ...

News item | 06-10-2020 | 10:21

New law helps avert bankruptcies

As many companies are now no longer able to conduct their business in the usual manner due to the coronavirus pandemic, more ...

News item | 06-10-2020 | 10:17

Wearing of face masks strongly advised

Following a parliamentary debate on Wednesday 30 September, there is broad support for issuing clear national advice on the ...

News item | 02-10-2020 | 18:00