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Stricter measures to control coronavirus

Please note: this news item was published on March 23rd.  Read the news item published on March 24th: Additional measures ...

News item | 23-03-2020 | 22:10

Acting Minister for Medical Care appointed

The King’s Office has announced that His Majesty will appoint Martin van Rijn as acting Minister for Medical Care on Friday 20 ...

News item | 20-03-2020 | 13:00

Minister for Medical Care resigns

On Thursday 19 March 2020 the Minister for Medical Care, Bruno Bruins, asked His Majesty the King to accept his resignation.

News item | 19-03-2020 | 17:15

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

King, Queen and Prime Minister to attend the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly

His Majesty King Willem-Alexander, Her Majesty Queen Máxima and Prime Minister Mark Rutte are to attend the 74th Session of the ...

News item | 09-09-2019 | 14:20

Prime Minister Rutte speaks at MH17 commemoration

Today Prime Minister Mark Rutte gave a speech at the commemoration at the MH17 National Monument in Vijfhuizen. His message can ...

News item | 17-07-2019 | 15:51

Statement by Prime Minister Rutte on shooting in Utrecht

Statement by Prime Minister Mark Rutte earlier this evening  on shooting in Utrecht.

News item | 18-03-2019 | 20:13

Press conference by Rutte and Grapperhaus on shooting in Utrecht

Press conference by Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Minister of Justice and Security Ferdinand Grapperhaus on shooting in Utrecht.

News item | 18-03-2019 | 17:05

Prime Minister Mark Rutte to receive German Chancellor Angela Merkel

On Wednesday 10 October 2018 Prime Minister Mark Rutte will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at his office in The Hague. ...

News item | 05-10-2018 | 14:01

Joint statement by Prime Minister May and Prime Minister Rutte on cyber activities of the Russian military intelligence service, the GRU

We have, with the operations exposed today, further shone a light on the unacceptable cyber activities of the Russian military ...

News item | 04-10-2018 | 12:30