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Asylum influx stable, but high

During the week from Monday 16 to Sunday 22 November, around 1700 asylum seekers came to the Netherlands, just as the week ...

News item | 23-11-2015 | 15:11

Influx of asylum seekers last week 1700

In the past week -- from Monday 9 to Sunday 15 November -- approximately 1700 asylum seekers came to Netherlands. In the first ...

News item | 16-11-2015 | 14:08

Van der Steur and Dijkhoff meet Euro Commissioner Avramopoulos

Ministers Van der Steur and Dijkhoff and Commissioner Avramopoulos met in The Hague today to discuss the upcoming shared ...

News item | 05-11-2015 | 16:12

State Secretary Dijkhoff and his German colleagues discuss migration

State Secretary Klaas Dijkhoff today visited German Minister of the Interior Thomas de Maizière and State Secretary Stefanie ...

News item | 04-11-2015 | 13:23

Influx of 1700 asylum seekers last week

In the last week of October about 1700 asylum seekers came to the Netherlands. That is an increase of about one hundred people ...

News item | 02-11-2015 | 10:30

Influx of asylum seekers reduced to 1600 last week

During the week from 19 October to 25 October, around 1,600 asylum seekers came to the Netherlands.

News item | 26-10-2015 | 09:18

Reception of asylum seekers and accommodation for permit holders

Asylum seekers who come to the Netherlands to apply for asylum are accommodated in a reception centre. There are different types ...

News item | 21-10-2015 | 12:54

Last week's influx of asylum seekers amounted to 2,500

Approximately 2,500 asylum seekers applied for asylum in the Netherlands last week (5 October – 11 October). In the past weeks, ...

News item | 12-10-2015 | 19:31

Central government: more housing for asylum seekers with residence permits

New measures by central government will help local authorities create more housing in the short term for asylum seekers with ...

News item | 02-10-2015 | 17:15

Dijkhoff satisfied with outcome EU migration summit

The European Member States today reached an agreement on the resettlement of 120,000 asylum seekers within Europe. Last week, the ...

News item | 22-09-2015 | 11:30