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Dutch ice skaters amass string of medals at world championships

Dutch skaters swept the board at the world speed skating championships 2017 in Gangneug, South Korea. Medals aplenty. In total,...

News item | 14-02-2017 | 14:26

‘The Dutch Start-up Climate’

During an economic mission to the USA in January 2017, Dutch minister for Economic Affairs, Henk Kamp, delivered an...

News item | 09-02-2017 | 17:35

Paul Verhoeven’s film Elle could win Best Actress Oscar

Dutch director Paul Verhoeven’s film “Elle” has won a slew of awards this movie award season. "Elle” is now up for an Academy...

News item | 07-02-2017 | 17:14

Holland and Canada launch Resilient Cities partnership

On 3 February 2017, the Dutch ambassador in Ottawa, Henk van der Zwan, and the Canadian ambassador in Holland, Sabine Nölke,...

News item | 03-02-2017 | 17:15

TU Delft students win prize for best Hyperloop pod

A team of engineering students from Delft University of Technology have won the top prize in a US competition inspired by...

News item | 01-02-2017 | 17:31

Seaweed farms - the next logical step in food security

As countries try to reduce their carbon emissions one of the worst polluters is cattle farming. So alternative sources of...

News item | 14-12-2016 | 09:23

Dutch railway stations are ready for the future

This week Utrecht opened its brand new central station. It is the sixth in a row of eight main Dutch stations which have...

News item | 08-12-2016 | 13:11

Google opens sustainable data centre in the Netherlands

Internet giant Google has opened a data center in the northern Dutch town  of Eemshaven to accommodate the growth in digital...

News item | 07-12-2016 | 11:48

Dutch engineers perform mammoth task of shifting structure to cover Chernobyl

Thirty years ago the world was shaken by the largest nuclear accident ever. The explosion released 100 times more radiation...

News item | 30-11-2016 | 11:25

Government fund helps innovative Dutch entrepreneurs set up shop abroad

Ten innovative Dutch firms have been selected for the Oranje Handelsmissiefonds 2016 (which translates as Orange Trade Mission...

News item | 28-11-2016 | 11:53

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