Contents - Enterprise and innovation
11 pages on Enterprise and innovation
The government supports entrepreneurs
Entrepreneurs are good for the economy and employment. The government supports innovative startups and helps them grow.
Supporting ambitious entrepreneurs and startups
The government wants to help ambitious startups and other entrepreneurs to grow quickly. Startups are new businesses that have...
Support for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
The government is encouraging innovative SMEs through tax benefits, innovation loans and grants.
The government supports companies that develop innovative products through tax benefits, innovation credit and grants. There...
Closing the gap between education and industry
Entrepreneurs are vital for economic growth. This should be reflected in an education system that teaches entrepreneurial skills.
Many Dutch entrepreneurs and researchers work abroad and invest abroad, and many foreign companies also invest in the Dutch...
Foreign company investment
Foreign investors are responsible for some 780,000 jobs in the Netherlands.
Business climate for the financial sector
A strong financial sector is important for the Dutch economy. The Ministry of Finance works to make the Netherlands a world ...
Export Credit Insurance (ECI)
Dutch businesses export billions of Euros in goods and services annually. With export credit insurance, exporting companies...
Development Cooperation Matchmaking Facility
Companies in developing countries are often looking for reliable business partners abroad. The Development Cooperation...