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UN declaration on better product information

Conscious citizens and companies wish to know what is in their food, how sustainable products are and how they are made. This ...

News item | 02-07-2014 | 17:15

Schultz advocates large-scale testing of self-driving cars on Dutch roads

Minister Schultz van Haegen (Infrastructure and the Environment) wants to make it possible to perform large-scale testing of ...

News item | 16-06-2014 | 15:36

Minister Schultz: the Netherlands and Myanmar are making progress in water management

The Netherlands and Myanmar are making good progress in their partnership in the field of  water management. So said Minister ...

News item | 11-06-2014 | 09:12

Schultz in Singapore: the Netherlands is ready to start worldwide water initiative

The Netherlands, with its excellent reputation in the area of water management and flood protection, is ready to start a ...

News item | 02-06-2014 | 14:27

Minister Schultz advocates for more attention for water-related disaster prevention

At the meeting of the High Level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP), Minister Schultz van Haegen ...

News item | 02-06-2014 | 10:55

Government to tackle nuisance caused by fireworks

In the Netherlands, many people usher in the New Year with fireworks. The Minister of Security and Justice, Ivo Opstelten, and ...

News item | 23-05-2014 | 18:04

Better maritime safety and working conditions

Safety and working conditions at sea will be improved In the near future.  As of 1 May 2014, the education and training ...

News item | 02-05-2014 | 09:44

Drinking water quality requires additional attention

The quality of drinking water in the Netherlands is very high and the manufacturing price of drinking water is low. Production is ...

News item | 25-04-2014 | 09:01

Significant fall in road deaths in 2013

In the Netherlands, 570 people lost their lives in road traffic accidents in 2013. That is 80 fewer than in the previous year, ...

News item | 24-04-2014 | 09:42

Government opts for European train safety system

Dutch railways tracks and trains will be equipped for safety purposes with the European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS), ...

News item | 11-04-2014 | 15:48