Growing number of people rely on social security in the Netherlands

Posted on Aug 29, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Statistics Netherlands announced today that the number of social security claimants has risen by 8 thousand to 434 thousand in the second...

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Netherlands Largest Supplier of Fries in Europe

Posted on Aug 20, 2014 in News | 0 comments

The Netherlands accounted for nearly one third of total European production (in euros) of frozen-potato products, making it the largest...

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Job vacancies in the Netherlands continue slight growth

Posted on Aug 15, 2014 in Business | 0 comments

Figures released by Statistics Netherlands today show that the number of job vacancies rose slightly in the second quarter of 2014: there...

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The Netherlands and Australia are united in grief

Posted on Aug 15, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has issued the following statement after meeting Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott, 11 August 2014. On...

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Netherlands Ranks First on EU Transport Scoreboard

Posted on Apr 12, 2014 in News | 0 comments

The Netherlands has been ranked number one in a new scoreboard on transport in the EU. The European Commission has published for the first...

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The Netherlands Ranks Among World’s Top 3 in Global Trade

Posted on Apr 2, 2014 in News | 4 comments

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has published the Global Enabling Trade Report 2014. At the top end of the rankings, the Index shows...

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Younger Educated Moms On Rise in the Netherlands

Posted on Mar 31, 2014 in News | 0 comments

New mothers in the Netherlands are increasingly younger and better educated than they were three decades ago, according to recent figures...

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Eindhoven / Brabant offers foreign investors value for money

Posted on Mar 26, 2014 in Business | 0 comments

The US firm KPMG today released the results of its independent investigation into global cost levels for business locations. Eindhoven...

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Obama’s first visit to the Netherlands has been truly gezellig

Posted on Mar 25, 2014 in News | 0 comments

President Obama spoke another Dutch word today. This happened during the closing press conference of the Nuclear Security Summit. Obama...

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The Netherlands among top 5 happiest countries in the world

Posted on Mar 23, 2014 in Entertainment | 0 comments

The Netherlands ranks among the top 5 happiest countries in the world. Dutch people enjoy a robust combination of higher life expectancy,...

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