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Government takes action against forced marriage

The government is taking action to prevent forced marriage and help the victims, many of whom are young women. From now on, ...

News item | 14-06-2013 | 15:06

Committee to study position of domestic workers

The Cabinet has approved the proposal by Lodewijk Asscher, Minister of Social Affairs and Employment, to estabish a ‘Services at ...

News item | 17-05-2013 | 15:45

Candidates for the Civic Integration Examination Abroad can now purchase preparation assistance

As of 24 April 2013, candidates for the Civic Integration Examination Abroad will be able to purchase individual support for ...

News item | 24-04-2013 | 15:18

Government and social partners agree social agenda for the 21st century

The Dutch government and social partners have reached agreement on a package of short-term measures to stimulate economic ...

News item | 11-04-2013 | 19:37

Government postpones free movement of labour from Croatia

Croatia will accede to the European Union on 1 July 2013. But the freedom of Croatian nationals to work in the Netherlands is ...

News item | 15-03-2013 | 16:07

Government makes €50 million extra available to fight youth unemployment

The Government is making €50 million extra available to fight youth unemployment in 2013 and 2014. Half the money will go to the ...

News item | 05-03-2013 | 12:17

Foreign self-employed persons on Dutch Continental Shelf insured under Dutch national social security legislation

Foreign self-employed persons on Dutch Continental Shelf insured under Dutch national social security legislation

News item | 08-01-2013 | 10:22

Permit for foreign employee still only valid for one year

As from next year it will become less easy for employers to hire employees from outside the European Union. 

News item | 26-10-2012 | 00:00

Cabinet opts for balanced approach to pension problems

pressrelease on government.nl Cabinet opts for balanced approach to pension problems

News item | 24-09-2012 | 13:26

Senate approves changes to the Civic Integration Act

From 2013, migrants with regular residence permits who are obliged to sit the civic integration exam will have to pay for the ...

News item | 12-09-2012 | 11:08

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