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News Netherlands » Government: Dossier lawsuit: Judge wants Dutch bankers to testify, granting Buzzfeed request

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/politics-government/article209628274.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

A federal judge in South Florida has asked the Dutch government for help in putting two bankers under oath in connection with a lawsuit involving the so-called Trump dossier. In a decision on Friday, which wasn’t available in court records until Monday ...

News Netherlands » Government: UPDATE 1-Dutch government wants power to vet telecoms deals

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/netherlands-telecoms/update-1-dutch-government-wants-power-to-vet-telecoms-deals-idUSL8N1RW0XI
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

AMSTERDAM, April 19 (Reuters) - The Dutch cabinet on Thursday proposed a law that would require any group wishing to try to take over a Netherlands-based telecommunications company to first seek government approval. The proposed “Law on Undesired Control ...

News Netherlands » Government: Netherlands urgently needs qualified workforce for solar and renewables

News channel or source: https://www.pv-magazine.com/2018/04/20/netherlands-urgently-needs-qualified-workforce-for-solar-and-renewables/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The Netherlands’ Social and Economic Council (Sociaal-Economische Raad – SER) has warned the Dutch government that the country has a very urgent need for a qualified workforce for the implementation of its energy transition. The SER said in its ...

News Netherlands » Government: The Netherlands is taking government action on loot boxes - here's what you need to know

News channel or source: https://www.gamesradar.com/the-netherlands-is-taking-government-action-on-loot-boxes-heres-what-you-need-to-know/
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The Netherlands today declared that, after conducting an investigation into the matter, it found several high-profile games' loot box systems to be illegal. If you're strongly against the randomized reward system so widely adopted in modern games, you ...

News Netherlands » Government: Dutch Energy Decisions May Impact Foreign Investment

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/brighammccown/2018/04/18/dutch-energy-decisions-may-impact-foreign-investment/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

expressed his concerns about Dutch government plans to introduce onerous tax rules exceeding those proposed by the EU. These new rules would represent an unprecedented break with decades of pro-trade, fiscal policies that have attracted billions in foreign ...

News Netherlands » Government: Dutch PM vows to release controversial tax plan memos

News channel or source: https://thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/23/04/2018/Dutch-PM-vows-to-release-controversial-tax-plan-memos
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Opposition parties are now seeking an explanation as to how the tax plan was discussed, and have demanded to see internal memos sent to the coalition parties during the government formation talks. Dutch news reports said the paperwork will be sent to the ...

News Netherlands » Government: Substance X furor rekindles Dutch debate on loosening euthanasia rules

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-netherlands-euthanasia/substance-x-furor-rekindles-dutch-debate-on-loosening-euthanasia-rules-idUSKBN1HP0VY
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

A change in the law is unlikely to happen under the current Dutch government, a coalition that includes the socially conservative Christian Union party. Carla Dik-Faber, a Christian Union member of parliament, said loosening the criteria would be a recipe ...

News Netherlands » Government: Netherlands Euthanasia

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/netherlands-euthanasia/article/feed/558615
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

FILE - In this April 10, 2001 file photo, thousands demonstrate outside Dutch government buildings as the Upper House of Parliament debates the legalization of euthanasia at The Hague, Netherlands. In 2018, the Netherlands is one of five countries that ...

News Netherlands » Government: Dutch government loot box study concludes four games contravene law

News channel or source: https://www.greenmangaming.com/newsroom/2018/04/20/dutch-government-loot-box-study-concludes-four-games-contravene-law/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Four out of ten games containing loot boxes examined by the Dutch Gaming Authority have been found to contravene the Netherlands’ Betting and Gaming Act, and Dutch authorities have called on their developers and publishers to adjust their models by mid-June.

News Netherlands » Government: Government to cut time limit for 30% tax break from next year

News channel or source: https://www.dutchnews.nl/news/2018/04/government-to-cut-time-limit-for-30-rule-from-next-year/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The change was included in the coalition agreement negotiated by the new government last November ... and must have lived at least 150 kilometres from a border with the Netherlands before moving here, effectively ruling out Germans and Belgians.