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The Dutch retail umbrella organization will stop at the end of this year

Detailhandel Nederland will stop on December 31, 2020, the trade association announced Monday afternoon.

It was vintage Sunday with Lubach: “Only together we get corona”

Han Lips writes about what he noticed on TV every day. Today: Sunday with Lubach.

Groningen mayor writes a letter because of infections among students

Mayor Koen Schuiling of Groningen wrote a letter to students in Groningen on Monday, because of the increase in the number of infections among young people.

Police remove blockade of Extinction Rebellion from busy road in Amsterdam

The police have started to take away protesters from activist group Extinction Rebellion who block the busy Europaboulevard in Amsterdam on Monday morning. After the 250 or so protesters failed to respond to a repeated call to leave, police took action to remove them.

Dutch shareholders Unilever agree to move

Unilever has cleared a significant hurdle to become a wholly British company. A majority voted in favor of 'unification' at the Dutch shareholders' meeting.
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The Dutch retail umbrella organization will stop at the end of this year

Detailhandel Nederland will stop on December 31, 2020, the trade association announced Monday afternoon.

It was vintage Sunday with Lubach: “Only together we get corona”

Han Lips writes about what he noticed on TV every day. Today: Sunday with Lubach.

Groningen mayor writes a letter because of infections among students

Mayor Koen Schuiling of Groningen wrote a letter to students in Groningen on Monday, because of the increase in the number of infections among young people.

Police remove blockade of Extinction Rebellion from busy road in Amsterdam

The police have started to take away protesters from activist group Extinction Rebellion who block the busy Europaboulevard in Amsterdam on Monday morning. After the 250 or so protesters failed to respond to a repeated call to leave, police took action to remove them.

Man drives scooter into canal while parking

A man has already ended up in a canal while performing a parking maneuver with his scooter. Bystanders helped him out of the water and called emergency services.

More GGDs let people who have tested positive call their own contacts

More GGDs place part of the source and contact investigation in the hands of the people who have tested positive, umbrella organization GGD GHOR reports Saturday. If possible, they should call their contacts themselves. This was decided because the GGDs are already conducting many more investigations than initially expected.

EU is working on legislation to put more pressure on tech giants

The European Commission is working on a proposal for new legislation that will allow the EU to put more pressure on tech giants. EU Commissioner Thierry Breton tells the Financial Times that the big tech companies are too big and that more supervision is needed. In addition, Europe must be able to do more against tech companies that abuse their power.

Bomb under renting out rooms through Airbnb after Supreme Court ruling

Are you renting out part of your house through Airbnb? Please note: in the future you may have to pay a much larger part of the rental income to the tax authorities. This is the result of a decision by the Supreme Court. The ruling may put a bomb under the temporary rental of rooms or gazebos.

Man loses consciousness in violent robbery on Ermelostraat

A man was forcibly robbed on Friday evening on the Ermelostraat, in the Oostbroek district of The Hague. The victim was hit on the head with a weapon so hard that he lost consciousness for a short time. The suspects are on the run.

Scarcity did play a role in the face masks guideline for elderly care

The initial guideline from the Dutch government that employees in elderly care should not wear a mouth mask was not only based on medical advice and safety. Nieuwsuur's questions show that scarcity did play a role.

Chamber of Commerce: Entrepreneurs are positive about company despite corona crisis

Despite the corona crisis, entrepreneurs in the Netherlands are positive about the current business situation, according to the Chamber of Commerce (KVK) on Thursday based on its own research. Most of them give the condition of their company a good score, although half of the entrepreneurs have seen a decrease in turnover.

Local measures such as ‘IJssellanders’ do not comply with corona rules

Safety chairman Peter Snijders calls on residents of IJsselland to better adhere to the corona rules. If they don't, local measures are imminent. There has been a "worrying growth" of corona infections in IJsselland last week.
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The Dutch retail umbrella organization will stop at the end of this year

Detailhandel Nederland will stop on December 31, 2020, the trade association announced Monday afternoon.

It was vintage Sunday with Lubach: “Only together we get corona”

Han Lips writes about what he noticed on TV every day. Today: Sunday with Lubach.

Groningen mayor writes a letter because of infections among students

Mayor Koen Schuiling of Groningen wrote a letter to students in Groningen on Monday, because of the increase in the number of infections among young people.
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