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Breakthrough in sharing electric cars in housing projects

Within the next three years, seven cities will see the completion of innovative housing projects in which electric shared-use ...

News item | 07-02-2018 | 15:00

`Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen commits to major overhaul of old bridges and tunnels

Minister Van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) will be revamping and renovating old bridges and tunnels. In ...

News item | 18-01-2018 | 12:22

The Netherlands to receive European grant for infrastructure

The Netherlands will receive an 82.8 million euro grant from Brussels to support infrastructure projects. A sum of 32 million ...

News item | 13-12-2017 | 14:49

Problem-free electric driving in the Benelux

Dutch drivers of electric vehicles will soon have fewer problems when driving in Belgium and Luxembourg. State Secretary Van ...

News item | 07-12-2017 | 13:15

The Netherlands re-elected to Council of IMO International Maritime Organisation

In London on Friday, 1 December 2017 the Netherlands was re-elected as a council member of the International Maritime ...

News item | 05-12-2017 | 15:10

Smart Shipping Challenge: step towards smart and safe inland shipping

Inland shipping is an indispensable link in the logistics chain. Some 40 per cent of all freight is already being transported by ...

News item | 05-12-2017 | 09:24

New legislation allows for the testing of cars with remote drivers

The Netherlands has moved a step closer to the introduction of self-driving vehicles on public roads. The House of ...

News item | 24-11-2017 | 16:30

UN Climate Summit: wide support for new climate centre set up in the Netherlands

At the international climate summit in Bonn, Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen (Infrastructure and Water Management) called for ...

News item | 14-11-2017 | 15:30

Study: hyperloop opens up opportunities for the Netherlands

Today, Minister Schultz van Haegen (Infrastructure and the Environment) presented a feasibility study into hyperloops to the ...

News item | 09-10-2017 | 11:30

Delta Programme 2018, Measures to reduce the impact of extreme weather

In order to minimise the impact of waterlogging, heat, drought, and urban flooding, this year’s Delta Programme is the first to ...

News item | 19-09-2017 | 15:30