Netherlands sees record 14 million tourist visits in 2014

Posted on Jan 25, 2015 in News | 0 comments

NBTC Holland Marketing estimates that close to 14 million international tourists visited the Netherlands in 2014. This is a 10 percent...

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Exports much more important for Dutch economy

Posted on Jan 25, 2015 in News | 0 comments

In the period 2010-2013, the contribution of exports to the GDP has grown considerably. In 2013, exports contributed 32.4 percent to the...

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Amsterdam keen to secure position as one of Europe’s most important start-up cities

Posted on Jan 15, 2015 in News | 0 comments

The City of Amsterdam, knowledge institutions and the trade and industry sector are keen to dramatically boost the opportunities for...

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Dutch population to reach 18 million by 2060

Posted on Dec 22, 2014 in News | 0 comments

According to the population forecast published today by Statistics Netherlands, the Dutch population will continue to grow in the coming...

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Good month for Dutch chemists and consumer electronics shops

Posted on Dec 15, 2014 in News | 1 comment

According to figures released by Statistics Netherlands today, the Dutch retail sector climbed out of its recent slump in October. Retail...

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Number of suicides reach highest level ever in the Netherlands

Posted on Dec 10, 2014 in News | 0 comments

According to figures released this week by Statistics Netherlands, 1,854 people in the Netherlands ended their own lives in 2013, 101 more...

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W Hotels Worldwide Amplifies Dutch Debut

Posted on Dec 10, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Announces Major Extension to Highly Anticipated W Amsterdam, Slated to Open in Autumn 2015 Starwood Hotels...

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Dutch economy is increasingly growing under its own steam

Posted on Dec 8, 2014 in News | 0 comments

In the years ahead, the Dutch economy is increasingly growing under its own steam, owing to increasing domestic spending. After two years...

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Dutch house prices up for more than six months

Posted on Nov 23, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Prices of own homes, excluding new constructions, were on average 2.2 percent higher in October 2014 than in October 2013. The price...

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Dutch windmills to power Google’s Dutch data center

Posted on Nov 19, 2014 in News | 0 comments

The Netherlands is famous for its windmills, which over the years have been used to saw wood, mill corn, pump water and much more. Now, a...

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