This morning the families of the victims of the MH17 disaster were briefed by the Joint Investigation Team on the initial findings of the criminal investigation into the downing of flight MH17. These findings concern the weapon used to down flight MH17, the location from which it was fired and the Buk missile system’s route of transport.
Foreign minister Bert Koenders and travel expert Floortje Dessing have launched a new central helpline for travellers. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs can now be reached 24 hours a day, seven days a week at +31 247 247 247 for practical travel tips and assistance. Travellers abroad can also contact the Ministry online and via Twitter. It is estimated that about 3,000 people per day will use the new services.
The Netherlands Embassy hosted yesterday evening a cocktail on the occasion of IDAHOT 2016, the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. IDAHOT in many countries also marks the start of the Pride Season.
Voor ondernemers die zaken (willen gaan) doen in Denemarken, Finland, Noorwegen, Zweden, Estland, Letland en Litouwen, organiseert de Rijksdienst voor Ondernemend Nederland (RvO.nl) bijeenkomsten op woensdag 25 mei in Eindhoven en op donderdag 26 mei in Rotterdam.
Following a number of attacks in Brussels on Tuesday morning, Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Minister of Foreign Affairs Bert Koenders have been in contact with their Belgian colleagues. Both sent their condolences, expressed the Netherlands’ solidarity with Belgium and offered practical support.
Enterprise Europe Network(EEN) invites you to the first matchmaking at Modefabriek during the Amsterdam Fashion Week, the leading innovative and distinctive B2B tradeshow for fashion in the Benelux region.