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Statutory target again for gender balance on company boards

The government intends to maintain the statutory target for the ratio of men to women on the executive and supervisory boards...

News item | 15-01-2016 | 14:30

Greater scope for specialist secondary school teachers to teach at primary schools

Teachers with a secondary school teaching qualification will also be able to teach their specialist subject at primary school....

News item | 04-12-2015 | 17:32

Joint statement on the purchase of 2 Rembrandts

Ministers of Culture Jet Bussemaker and Fleur Pellerin are happy to announce that The Netherlands and France will jointly...

News item | 30-09-2015 | 13:03

Changes in higher education legislation

The cabinet has approved a Bill introduced by the Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Jet Bussemaker, making changes to...

News item | 11-09-2015 | 15:00

Education professionals and government collaborate on Register of Teachers

New proposed legislation will make it mandatory for all teachers to be enrolled in the Register of Teachers, starting in 2017....

News item | 04-09-2015 | 16:35

Studying abroad to become more attractive

The government is removing a number of obstacles encountered by students who wish to study abroad. It has approved a Bill...

News item | 03-07-2015 | 10:44

New radio station licences – longer validity, fewer rules

Commercial radio stations need to be better able to respond to the rapidly evolving media market and the changing needs of...

News item | 26-06-2015 | 16:00

Distinction for top achievers at secondary school

Starting in the 2015-2016 school year, secondary school pupils in the Netherlands will be given a distinction ('judicium cum...

News item | 12-06-2015 | 18:54

Benelux countries agree on mutual recognition of higher education diplomas

Education minister Jet Bussemaker and her Benelux counterparts have approved a decision whereby Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees...

News item | 18-05-2015 | 00:00

Obstacles to studying abroad removed

Studying abroad will become more attractive. Dutch universities will be able to reduce or even waive tuition fees for students...

News item | 15-05-2015 | 00:00

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