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OECD report on the job market for older workers sent to Parliament

On 16 April Minister of Social Affairs and Employment Asscher presented the report ‘Ageing and Employment Policies: Netherlands ...

News item | 16-04-2014 | 14:26

Government obliges companies to involve works councils in executive pay

Large companies with 50 or more employees will soon be obliged to disclose what their senior managers earn relative to ordinary ...

News item | 07-03-2014 | 15:02

Phased disclosure of inspection data

The Cabinet has approved a proposal by Minister of Social Affairs and Employment Lodewijk Asscher to release reliable and ...

News item | 21-02-2014 | 15:40

Municipalities to pilot ‘participation statements’ for newcomers to the Netherlands

Municipalities are to start pilot projects with 'participation statements' for newcomers to the Netherlands. The statements will ...

News item | 19-12-2013 | 19:37

Polish and Dutch labour inspectorates sign agreement on cooperation

The Dutch Social Affairs and Employment Inspectorate and the Polish National Labour Inspectorate have concluded an agreement on ...

News item | 18-12-2013 | 18:51

Bussemaker wants strong ties between international students and the Netherlands

Bussemaker international students nuffic

News item | 25-11-2013 | 16:44

Parliament considers bill introducing combined residence and work permit

Today the Single Residence and Work Permit Bill was presented to the House of Representatives. The single permit (GVVA) will give ...

News item | 02-10-2013 | 14:41

New to the Netherlands?

Are you from the European Union, and do you want to live and work in the Netherlands? Then this brochure is for you!

News item | 30-08-2013 | 14:51

EU provides €450 million to help job-seekers

Over the next seven years (2014-2020) the Netherlands will receive some €450 million from the European Social Fund (ESF) to help ...

News item | 12-07-2013 | 14:43

More feedback for candidates who fail Spoken Dutch Test

From 1 July 2013, civic integration candidates who fail the Spoken Dutch Test (TGN) will be given more feedback to help them ...

News item | 01-07-2013 | 14:32

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