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The Netherlands has over 2000 centenarians

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in News | 0 comments

On 1 October 2014, there were nearly 2.2 thousand people in the Netherlands aged 100 years or older, i.e. more than twice as many as on 1 January 2000. Statistics Netherlands announced today that the number of...

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The Netherlands: transit port for Japanese products to Europe

Posted on Oct 29, 2014 in Business | 0 comments

According to a recent study by Statistics Netherlands, goods imports from Japan amounted to 8.4 billion euros in 2013. Three-quarters of these goods were almost immediately re-exported again. The Netherlands is...

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8.7 million Dutch have WhatsApp installed

Posted on Oct 27, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Over 8.73 million Dutch had the messaging app WhatsApp installed on their...

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Horizons travels to the Netherlands to meet the people making the sea their home

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Entertainment | 0 comments

Approximately 70% of the world is covered in water and over half the world’s...

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Dutch house prices continue to rise

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Prices of own homes, excluding new construction, were on average 1.7 percent...

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Foreign owned companies in the Netherlands pay higher salaries

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Business | 0 comments

International trade provided over 2.2 million jobs in the Netherlands in 2012....

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Number of Dutch people who find new jobs continues to grow

Posted on Oct 19, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Statistics Netherlands announced today that unemployment has fallen for the...

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Record number of electrically powered taxis at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Posted on Oct 19, 2014 in Business | 0 comments

Passengers at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol can opt for electrically powered...

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All taxi journeys from Amsterdam Schiphol in electric cars

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Starting today, taxi organisations BIOS-groep and BBF SchipholTaxi will take...

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