Dutch Daily News https://dutchdailynews.com Daily Dutch News in English Fri, 20 Mar 2020 08:28:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 Why The Netherlands dominates the World Happiness Report rankings https://dutchdailynews.com/why-the-netherlands-dominates-the-world-happiness-report-rankings/ https://dutchdailynews.com/why-the-netherlands-dominates-the-world-happiness-report-rankings/#respond Fri, 20 Mar 2020 08:28:18 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18211 This year’s World Happiness Report again ranks The Netherlands among the top ten happiest of 155 countries surveyed. The U.S., on the other hand, ranked 18th this year, a four-spot drop from last year’s report. The Netherlands scores well when it comes to social trust and support. Due to the situation surrounding the corona virus, […]

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More British people moving to the Netherlands https://dutchdailynews.com/more-british-people-moving-to-the-netherlands/ https://dutchdailynews.com/more-british-people-moving-to-the-netherlands/#respond Mon, 03 Feb 2020 20:44:25 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18207 The number of British citizens moving from the UK to the Netherlands increased further in 2019.

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Number of new homes built in the Netherlands soars to a decade high https://dutchdailynews.com/number-of-new-homes-built-in-the-netherlands-soars-to-a-decade-high/ https://dutchdailynews.com/number-of-new-homes-built-in-the-netherlands-soars-to-a-decade-high/#respond Wed, 29 Jan 2020 18:11:33 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18206 Last year, almost 71 thousand new-build completions were reported in the Netherlands.

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More Dutch seniors active on social media https://dutchdailynews.com/more-dutch-seniors-active-on-social-media/ https://dutchdailynews.com/more-dutch-seniors-active-on-social-media/#respond Mon, 20 Jan 2020 18:33:17 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18199 Social media usage among the elderly in the Netherlands has soared in recent years.

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Virtual Influencers Taking over the Internet https://dutchdailynews.com/virtual-influencers-taking-over-the-internet/ https://dutchdailynews.com/virtual-influencers-taking-over-the-internet/#respond Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:58:15 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18134 According to a new report, Virtual Influencers on Instagram have almost three times more engagement than real influencers. That means that followers are more engaged with virtual influencers content. Are you curious about next year trends? Join us Saturday, 14 December 2019 and get a front-row seat to the exclusive Online Masterclass “2020 Marketing Trends […]

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FreshBooks Announces Plans to Open First International Office in Amsterdam https://dutchdailynews.com/freshbooks-announces-plans-to-open-first-international-office-in-amsterdam/ https://dutchdailynews.com/freshbooks-announces-plans-to-open-first-international-office-in-amsterdam/#respond Tue, 29 Oct 2019 18:01:46 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18126 FreshBooks, the #2 small business accounting software in America, today announced it is opening its first international office in Amsterdam.

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Homeless People in The Netherlands Have More Than Doubled Since 2009 https://dutchdailynews.com/homeless-people-netherlands-more-than-doubled/ https://dutchdailynews.com/homeless-people-netherlands-more-than-doubled/#respond Sat, 24 Aug 2019 08:32:45 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18120 The number of homeless people 18 to 64-year-olds in the Netherlands increased from 17.8 thousand in 2009 (first estimation) to 39.3 thousand in 2018. Homelessness among 18 to 29-year-olds tripled over this period. The number of homeless with non-western migration backgrounds tripled as well. Statistics Netherlands (CBS) reports this on the basis of new figures. […]

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The Netherlands becomes World’s Biggest Importer of Chocolate https://dutchdailynews.com/the-netherlands-becomes-worlds-biggest-importer-of-chocolate/ https://dutchdailynews.com/the-netherlands-becomes-worlds-biggest-importer-of-chocolate/#respond Sun, 11 Aug 2019 09:06:22 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18118 The Netherlands is a major importer of some important agricultural commodities such as cocoa beans, palm oil, soybeans and coffee.

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The Netherlands Ranks Among Top 5 countries in The Global Innovation Index https://dutchdailynews.com/netherlands-ranks-among-top-5-countries-global-innovation-index/ https://dutchdailynews.com/netherlands-ranks-among-top-5-countries-global-innovation-index/#respond Fri, 02 Aug 2019 12:03:04 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18116 The Global Innovation Index 2019, has ranked the Netherlands amongst the global leaders in innovation.

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1.2 million Dutch cybercrime victims https://dutchdailynews.com/1-2-million-dutch-cybercrime-victims/ https://dutchdailynews.com/1-2-million-dutch-cybercrime-victims/#respond Mon, 29 Jul 2019 19:03:38 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18114 In 2018, 8.5 percent of Dutch internet users aged 12 and over indicated they had fallen victim to computer-oriented crime.

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EU webshops generate €390 million in the Netherlands https://dutchdailynews.com/eu-webshops-generate-e390-million-in-the-netherlands/ https://dutchdailynews.com/eu-webshops-generate-e390-million-in-the-netherlands/#respond Mon, 29 Jul 2019 18:58:56 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18113 Online purchases from EU webshops have increased by over 150 percent in the span of five years.

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Join the Storytelling Masterclass in Rotterdam! https://dutchdailynews.com/join-the-storytelling-masterclass-in-rotterdam/ Sun, 14 Jul 2019 14:31:27 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18109 Storytelling is one of the most powerful ways to engage and connect with your audience because stories move us and help us relate to people and brands better. Whether it’s building your brand story, marketing your products or making an impression at professional networking events, storytelling is a powerful tool that can help you differentiate […]

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100 years of jazz in Rotterdam https://dutchdailynews.com/100-years-of-jazz-in-rotterdam/ https://dutchdailynews.com/100-years-of-jazz-in-rotterdam/#respond Sun, 07 Jul 2019 13:32:11 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18107 Ahoy Rotterdam is hosting the biggest indoor jazz festival in the world: NN North Sea Jazz. Several big names have been announced, including Grammy winner Anita Baker, Young Gun Silver Fox, Rag’n’Bone Man, Toto, Janelle Monáe, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Burt Bacharach, Diana Krall, Jamie Cullum, Joe Jackson, Chance the Rapper, Jonathan Jeremiah and Marc Broussard. […]

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Dutch population hits record 17.2 million https://dutchdailynews.com/dutch-population-hits-17-2-million/ https://dutchdailynews.com/dutch-population-hits-17-2-million/#respond Thu, 04 Jan 2018 21:55:28 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18089 The total population of the Netherlands is 17,182,462, according to recent figures by the Dutch Central Bureau of Statistics. The population of the Netherlands once again saw relatively substantial growth in 2017. Just as in 2016, approximately 100 thousand new residents were added on balance, mainly as a result of foreign migration. This has brought […]

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The Netherlands ranked 3rd in Forbes Best Countries for Business 2018 https://dutchdailynews.com/netherlands-ranked-3rd-forbes-best-countries-business/ https://dutchdailynews.com/netherlands-ranked-3rd-forbes-best-countries-business/#respond Wed, 27 Dec 2017 12:00:07 +0000 https://dutchdailynews.com/?p=18086 The Netherlands is crowned as the world’s third best country for business in 2018. Forbes annual ranking placed the Netherlands above other European countries including Ireland, Germany and France. This year, the UK moved up to the top and New Zealand ranks second overall for the third straight year. Ireland takes the eighth place, United […]

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