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Nov 6 '14 10:26

The court in central Netherlands ruled on Wednesday that sports car builders Spyker must evacuate their factory in Zeewolde within 7 days and must pay over 152 thousand euro in rental arrears.

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Nov 5 '14 10:20

With only 8 weeks before the plug is pulled on the Chipknip, 12 million debit cards still have money on the chip. This amounts to an estimated 85 million euro.

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Nov 5 '14 09:50

ING announced today that they will repay the remaining 1.025 billion euro in State support on Friday.

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Nov 5 '14 09:04

A study done by the Social and Cultural Planning Bureau (SCP) shows that one in six self employed people are living below the poverty line.

Nov 4 '14 21:56

The crowd swelled on the Damrak in front of Amsterdam’s old stock exchange when the three low-riding choppers pulled up. Nobody complained about the noise from the bikes, because there was none.

Nov 4 '14 13:29

According to Statistics Netherlands, the interest rate in the Netherlands is at its lowest since the beginning of the time series of De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB) mid 1986.

Nov 4 '14 13:08

According to Brussels, the Dutch economy will grow with 0.9 percent this year. That is less growth than the European Commission expected earlier this year.

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Nov 4 '14 11:23

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima were received with applause by the parliament of South Korea.

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Nov 4 '14 11:03

ING employees will no longer receive a discount when they take out a new mortgage loan with the bank.

Nov 4 '14 09:26

Six of the top ten insurance groups in the Netherlands have made major improvements in terms of sustainable investments in the last half year.

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Nov 4 '14 08:45

State Secretary of Finance Eric Wiebes has set out his third plan for the additional tax for cars in a letter to the Second Chamber.

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Nov 3 '14 14:26

The official visitor numbers of Expatica's "i am not a tourist" Expat Fair 2014 yesterday have not been tallied yet, but some booth holders will tell you they’re sure they shook hundreds of hands and gave out hundreds of business cards.

Nov 3 '14 13:14

The Amsterdam trade mission in China has come to an end.

Nov 3 '14 11:15

Minister Lodewijk Asscher wants to make it more difficult to endlessly extend flex contracts from January 1st.

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Nov 3 '14 10:21

State Secretary of Finance Eric Wiebes (VVD) and the coalition parties PvdA and VVD have reached an agreement on an adjusted plan for car tax and lease cars.

Nov 3 '14 08:56

Nearly one million Dutch people are suffering from burnouts caused by stress.

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Nov 3 '14 08:28

Late last week the six suppliers, who provide over a million pieces of fruit to more than 350 thousand students every week, notified schools that they will no longer be delivering the Schoolfruit.

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Oct 31 '14 13:20

The debts of individuals must be bought on a large scale by a national investment fund.

Oct 31 '14 12:45

According to the Dutch Association Soft Drinks, Water, Juices (FWS), people in the Netherlands drank millions of liters more tap water in 2013.

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Oct 31 '14 12:26

State Secretary of Finance Eric Wiebes' plan to give an additional tax rate of 25 percent to virtually all lease car drivers, has been scrapped.

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Oct 31 '14 12:02

Not a single CEO of the Dutch AEX companies uses Twitter.

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Oct 31 '14 11:21

The Jumbo supermarkets are going to start selling edible insects.

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Oct 31 '14 10:15

5 to 6 million Dutch will receive an unpleasant surprise from the Tax authorities next year. According to State Secretary of Finance Eric Wiebes, they will get a substantial additional tax. AD reports that this involves amounts of between 300 and 700 euro.

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Oct 31 '14 08:55

To prevent experience getting unnecessarily lost, the Cabinet wants to make it easier to continue working after reaching retirement. Therefore they want to bring an end to the mandatory dismissal upon reaching retirement age.

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