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Getting the low-down on living in the Netherlands

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, March 17, 2017

The Netherlands has been so much in the news this past month with the elections and the on-going diplomatic tussle with Turkey, so we thought we would have a browse… Read more…

The Netherlands are the champions

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, March 16, 2017

On Wednesday, 15 March, Dutch nationals, including 77,500 Dutch expats living around the world, voted for Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s centre-right party. Rutte’s centre-right party (VVD) won the most… Read more…

7 reasons to love living in Amsterdam

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, February 28, 2017

“Ah, Amsterdam. What a city! My expat life here is just the start of what I expect to be a life-long love affair with the city. Is that feeling of… Read more…

The Dutch vote: a bellwether for the rest of Europe?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 17, 2017

Campaigning for the Dutch election began on Wednesday, 15 February. Political leaders in the Netherlands have until polling day on 15 March to shape the electorates’ minds. It’s a fast-paced… Read more…

World’s first hangover bar opens in Amsterdam

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, October 28, 2016

The quirky new bar is only open at weekends and promises a relaxing environment to ease the after effects of a big night out.     Claiming to be the… Read more…

Air France announce more Paris to Cancun flights

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, October 21, 2016

Four weekly flights between the cities will now take place during the 2016/17 winter season.     The demand for holidays in the Yucatan shows no sign of diminishing from… Read more…

Amsterdam Eurostar services set for go ahead in 2017

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, October 13, 2016

The twice daily service will operate between London and Amsterdam at the end of 2017.     The service will look to capitalize on the strong appetite for business and… Read more…

Netherlands announces rail link between Rotterdam and China

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, October 5, 2016

The Port of Rotterdam announces new rail service which will see door-to-door destination times of 15 days.     The brand new service is set to run on a weekly… Read more…

Switzerland remains top of global competitiveness league

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, September 29, 2016

The country tops the annual competitiveness ranking for the eighth year in a row.     The World Economic Forum’s list ranked 138 different economies on a variety of factors… Read more…

Amsterdam set to trial self-driving boats

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

While the rest of the world focuses on self-driving cars, Amsterdam looks to floating robots for its transportation needs.     With nearly a quarter of the city covered by… Read more…

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