The Netherlands, an outsider's view.

The Netherlands, an outsider's view.

Yannis Pleios


MH17: what we know now

Five years ago, on July 17th 2014, Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 plane departed from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. The flight was going well...


BlaBlacar turns bus: new competitor in sight for Flixbus

According to Bussiness Insider, BlaBlaCar, the French car-sharing platform, officially launched last month the BlaBlaBus network in the...


“Night Watch” restoration kickstarts today

According to Rijksmuseum website, the Amsterdam museum is starting the restoration of “Night Watch”. The painting will be...


Protect sex workers from tourists: Amsterdam mayor considers getting rid of the Red-Light District

According to ND, the first female mayor of Amsterdam, Femke Halsema, began plans to reconstruct the city’s red-light district and its...


Amsterdam, solidarity march for Sea Watch captain arrested in Italy

According to a press statement of Sea-Watch 3, this Thursday at 5PM at Spuistraat in Amsterdam, there will be a solidarity demonstration in...


Queen Maxima criticized after meeting with Saudi prince

According to rtl news, Queen Maxima was criticized by a United Nations official on Saturday when she joined Dutch lawmakers in a meeting...


Let’s talk about drugs: Poppi, the museum that Amsterdam was missing

by Steve Rickinson   With the highest concentration of museums in the world, Amsterdam offers no shortage of informative locations to...


Widespread exploitation of migrant workers in NL staffing agencies

According to Frank van Gool , chief executive of Otto Workforce, one of the biggest stafing agencies,who gave an interview on Friday in FD...