News - Coronavirus Covid-19
233 news items on Coronavirus Covid-19
Rapid antigen tests soon to be available for use as self-test
Rapid antigen tests soon to be available for use as self-test.
More breathing space in lockdown, but caution remains
Please note: this news item was published on 23 February. Read more about the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...
Hans Schikan becomes vaccine special envoy
Health minister Hugo de Jonge has informed the House of Representatives that Hans Schikan has today taken on the role of special ...
Curfew extended due to possible new wave of infections
The night-time curfew currently in place has now been extended until 04.30 on Wednesday 3 March. This is necessary because new, ...
Coronavirus situation remains serious, lockdown extended
The number of new positive cases per day is declining and the pressure on hospitals is gradually easing. But new variants of the ...
Dutch test robot analysing 20,000 coronavirus tests per day
On Wednesday 27 January, Hugo de Jonge, Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport, visited the PAMM medical microbiology laboratory ...
Night-time curfew as of Saturday 23 January
On Saturday 23 January a night-time curfew will come into force throughout the Netherlands. The House of Representatives ...
Support and recovery package substantially expanded
The government is substantially expanding its support package for jobs and the economy. Vaccination has begun, opening up ...
Lockdown measures tightened in response to concerns about new variants of virus
Please note: this news item was published on 20 January. Read more about the current approach to tackling coronavirus in the ...
Rapid test compulsory for people entering the Netherlands from the UK, Ireland and South Africa
Please note: the date of this news item is the 13th of January 2021. Read more about the current mandatory test results and ...