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19/09/2014 Cabinet's spending plans pass through parliament unscathed

Two days of debate on the government’s 2015 spending plans resulted in very few changes, even though this is traditionally a time when opposition...

19/09/2014 Police figures show 4 pc drop in recorded crime, more bikes stolen

The latest police crime statistics show a 4 percent drop in recorded crime in the Netherlands, with fewer armed robberies, burglaries and muggings...

19/09/2014 Luxury accommodation 'too expensive' for ordinary students

A plethora of new initiatives are under way in Amsterdam to provide housing for students, but most are too expensive for the average student, the...

19/09/2014 Amsterdam wants to house fewer refugees

Amsterdam city council has made a plea to be allowed to house fewer refugees with residency permits because of the acute shortage of housing in the...

18/09/2014 Greg Shapiro Presents: Desiree Burch Netherlands comedy tour!

Greg Shapiro Presents: Desiree Burch Netherlands Comedytour! Three times a year, Greg Shapiro invites his favourite US & UK comedians to tour the Netherlands with him. In October 2014, it’s US female...

18/09/2014 Housing market recovery continues, sales up 24 pc in August

The number of homes changing hands in August was up almost 24 percent on a year ago, providing further evidence of recovery on the housing market.

18/09/2014 Radicalisation, spending on defence and pensioners: budget debate

The first of two days of formal debate on the cabinet's 2015 spending plans took place on Wednesday, with opposition MPs queuing up to accuse...

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