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Joining forces to help stranded Dutch travellers; Reporting centre bijzonderebijstandbuitenland.nl

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Dutch Association of Insurers, the Dutch Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators ...

News item | 23-03-2020 | 14:00

No King’s Day at Dutch Embassies

Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok has decided to cancel King’s Day at all of the more than 150 Dutch embassies and other ...

News item | 18-03-2020 | 15:27

Travel advice: only travel abroad if essential

Many countries are taking drastic measures to combat the further spread of coronavirus. Further steps cannot be ruled out and the ...

News item | 17-03-2020 | 23:13

Global conference on press freedom postponed due to COVID-19

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, in close consultation with UNESCO, has ...

News item | 12-03-2020 | 16:35

Dutch companies do good business during trade mission to Indonesia

The state visit to Indonesia is beneficial for Dutch businesses. In fact, it will generate an estimated 1.2 billion euros in ...

News item | 10-03-2020 | 15:02

Government informs UN Security Council on MH17 trial

The criminal trial of four individuals suspected of downing flight MH17 begins on 9 March 2020. This is an important milestone ...

News item | 06-03-2020 | 17:01

Minister Blok: stop humanitarian catastrophe with a no-fly zone over Idlib

The scale of the humanitarian catastrophe in the Syrian province of Idlib is scarcely imaginable. A million people, most of them ...

News item | 04-03-2020 | 11:11

18th-century Ethiopian crown returns home after decades

Today the Dutch government returned an important religious crown, the property of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church, to Ethiopia. ...

News item | 20-02-2020 | 11:27

Record number of foreign companies choose the Netherlands

In internationally challenging times, the Netherlands continues to be a place of choice for foreign companies. In 2019, 397 ...

News item | 19-02-2020 | 06:00

Dutch Ambassador Appointed as Diplomatic Representative of European-led Maritime Mission EMASoH

At its meeting in Brussels today, 17 February 2020, the Political-Military Contact Group (PCG) of the European-led Mission for ...

News item | 17-02-2020 | 19:33