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 higher in September 2014 than in September 2013. This is the...

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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 fifth consecutive month in September. Unemployment declined by...

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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 charge of all taxi services departing from Amsterdam Airport...

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Cheap airline tickets push down Dutch inflation

Posted on Oct 11, 2014 in News | 0 comments

According to figures released by Statistics Netherlands today, inflation in the Netherlands fell to 0.9 percent in September. In August it...

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Dutch architects sees orders rise

Posted on Oct 3, 2014 in News | 1 comment

The building contract value of orders received by Dutch architects rose by just over 37 percent in the first half of 2014. These orders...

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Dutch Teenage Population Will Fall in Next 10 Years

Posted on Oct 2, 2014 in News | 0 comments

According to Statistics Netherlands’ population forecast, the number of teenagers in the Netherlands will decrease by 160 thousand in the...

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Markthal Rotterdam: The first covered market hall in the Netherlands officially opens

Posted on Oct 1, 2014 in News, photos | 0 comments

In an official ceremony on Wednesday afternoon 1 October, Her Majesty Queen Máxima will open Markthal Rotterdam, a project realized by...

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Netherlands in Top 10 Global Competitiveness Index

Posted on Sep 24, 2014 in Features, News | 0 comments

The Netherlands has been ranked 8th in the 2014 Global Competitiveness Index published by the World Economic Forum (WEF). The Netherlands...

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Growing number of Dutch young people are working in small jobs

Posted on Sep 24, 2014 in News | 0 comments

One in nine people employed in the Netherlands work less than twelve hours a week, according to recent figures released by Statistics...

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Dutch Girls Do Better Than Boys in School

Posted on Sep 24, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Generally, boys perform less well than expected in Dutch secondary education, girls perform better. Statistics Netherlands announced today...

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