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Perfect conditions to watch the Perseids meteor shower ahead

Perfect conditions to watch the Perseids meteor shower ahead

4 August 2015 | 0 comments

The coming days will offer great conditions to watch the Perseids meteor shower, the Dutch astronomers’ association said on Monday.

Police start new round of industrial action in support of pay claim

Police start new round of industrial action in support of pay claim

4 August 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch police unions on Monday began a new round of industrial action in support of their pay claim, this time by only dealing with emergency calls.

Dutch beaches are declared safe after red algae bloom disappears

Dutch beaches are declared safe after red algae bloom disappears

4 August 2015 | 0 comments

Red flags along some of the Netherlands most popular North Sea beaches were taken down on Monday afternoon after government officials said the algae bloom had disappeared.

Tens of thousands turn out for Amsterdam Gay Pride boat parade

Tens of thousands turn out for Amsterdam Gay Pride boat parade

3 August 2015 | 0 comments

The 20th edition of Amsterdam’s Gay Pride boat parade is taking place in the capital on Saturday afternoon, attended by tens of thousands of people.

EUR, GBP, USD exchange rate developments to watch this week

EUR, GBP, USD exchange rate developments to watch this week

3 August 2015 | 0 comments

Follow the top exchange rate developments this week to get the best deal on your international money transfers and payments. [Contributed by TorFX]

Nijmegen is seen as the safest Dutch student city

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Nijmegen is the safest of the Netherlands main seven student cities, according to online research involving 1,000 students who are studying at a university away from home.

From bees to barbecues: Amsterdam maps show city’s many faces

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Amsterdam city council is publishing a series of online maps giving fascinating information about the Dutch capital, from the location of waste containers to the habitat of the oak processionary caterpillar.

Nyenrode MBA Road Show: Experience the impact of a Nyenrode MBA in your own city

Nyenrode MBA Road Show: Experience the impact of a Nyenrode MBA in your own...

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Get insight into how Nyrenrode's MBA can impact your career with MBA-style workshops, networking and course information at the MBA Road Show. [Contribute by Nyrenrode]

Mortgage rate falls faster than interest on savings

Mortgage rate falls faster than interest on savings

28 July 2015 | 0 comments

Over the past 12 months, mortgage interest rates in the Netherlands have fallen faster than the interest paid on savings, the Dutch central bank said on Monday.

3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week – UK GDP, Eurozone CPI and FOMC rate decision

3 exchange rate moving developments to watch out for this week – UK GDP, Eu...

27 July 2015 | 0 comments

In yet another week of fairly notable currency market movement, the pound has experienced both highs and lows. [Contributed by TorFX]

Eight additional EU countries open labour market for Croatians

Eight additional EU countries open labour market for Croatians

27 July 2015 | 0 comments

From 1 July 2015 until 30 June 2018, eight EU countries will lift their work restrictions for Croatians. [Contributed by Pro-Link GLOBAL]

Multinationals are responsible for 1.9 million Dutch jobs

Multinationals are responsible for 1.9 million Dutch jobs

24 July 2015 | 0 comments

Multinational companies in the Netherlands are boosting employment opportunities.

Officials collect fines and unpaid taxes at Schiphol

Officials collect fines and unpaid taxes at Schiphol

24 July 2015 | 0 comments

Every year some 5,000 people are stopped from travelling out of the Netherlands via Schiphol airport because they have outstanding fines.

Many Dutch hospitals refuse fertility treatment to single women

Many Dutch hospitals refuse fertility treatment to single women

23 July 2015 | 0 comments

Many hospitals in the Netherlands refuse to give fertility treatment to single women, the Volkskrant reports on Wednesday, quoting feminist magazine Opzij.

Dutch robots lose football Robocup to China

Dutch robots lose football Robocup to China

23 July 2015 | 0 comments

Football playing robots built by researchers at Eindhoven University have lost the final of the Robocup World Cup 4-1 to a Chinese team.

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