The Netherlands is one of the 28 member states of the European Union (EU). We work with our fellow member states to ensure a strong Union. EU member states can join forces in a wide variety of areas, including trade, security, agriculture and fisheries, and the environment and climate. The Netherlands influences EU policy in all these areas.
Statement Prime Minister Rutte after the informal European Council in Salzburg
20-09-2018 | 15:30
Today, Prime Minister Rutte was present at an informal meeting of the European Council in Salzburg about internal security and ...
Prime Minister visits Romania
12-09-2018 | 19:30
Prime Minister Mark Rutte has had talks in Romania with President Klaus Iohannis and Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă. Following ...
Foreign Minister Blok: ‘I look back on a successful visit to France’
11-07-2018 | 09:18
Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok met in Paris with the French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Jean-Yves Le Drian, ...