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NACCSE participated in UGA Seminar

NACCSE participated in two seminars on April 6, in collaboration with Jan Zantinga of the Terry School of Business at UGA. NACCSE Vice-President, Manori de Silva, former NACCSE President, Jan-Willem Smeulers, and Jim Blair of the Belgian-American Chamber spoke to around 70 UGA students. The purpose of the seminars was to show students the importance

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Information about Referendum on 21 March 2018

On the 21st of March 2018, Dutch voters outside the Netherlands, can vote again. You can cast your vote during the advisory referendum on the new law on intelligence and security services (Wet op de inlichtingen- en veiligheidsdiensten (Wiv)). You can vote by postal vote or voters pass. It is also possible to authorize someone

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Agricultural exports worth nearly €92 billion in 2017

In 2017 the Netherlands exported €91.7 billion in agricultural goods. This marked another new record, up 7% on 2016 when exports totalled €85.5 billion. Last year the Netherlands also exported agriculture-related goods such as farm machinery, chemical fertilisers and plant protection products worth €9.1 billion. These provisional figures (produced by Statistics Netherlands and Wageningen Economic

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Dutch designer Joris Laarman at the High museum Feb 18-May 13 2018

Joris Laarman Lab: Design in the Digital Age will present work spanning the career of innovative Dutch designer Joris Laarman. Laarman and his Lab are design pioneers and idea detonators whose intellectual and thoughtful approach to design is marked by combining science, technology, restless curiosity, and creativity with lyrical aesthetics. Laarman’s experimental methods of fabrication

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Payout Of AOW Pensions In The U.S., Online Information Session

Dutch people living in the US who have built up a small or larger pension under the Algemene Ouderdomswet (AOW) when they lived in the Netherlands are confronted with the complexities of having this pension paid out in the United States. The Netherlands has a Social Security Agreement with the United States, which stipulates that

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MOU signed between Metro Atlanta and the Netherlands

Atlanta, Sept 27th 2017 – We were thrilled to celebrate the bilateral partnership between Metro Atlanta and the Netherlands yesterday afternoon! Holland Logistics Network signed a memorandum of understanding with the Metro Atlanta Chamber – from left to right : David Balos, Chairman Global Cities Initiative & @Arthur Van Dijk, Chairman Holland Logistics Network 

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Dutch logistics executives to tour Hartsfield-Jackson, Port of Savannah

A delegation of Dutch logistics executives will be in Georgia this week to get a look at the world’s busiest airport and the Port of Savannah. The trip coincides with the annual conference of the Council of Supply Chain Management, which is being held in Atlanta through Wednesday. “The Netherlands and Georgia are both pushing

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Formation of a new government

You can find the latest news on the formation of a new government at www.kabinetsformatie2017.nl (in Dutch).

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Dutch lessons for adults at the Molenwiek

NEW! Dutch lessons for adults (NT2) at the Molenwiek. Don’t miss this chance to learn Dutch! Starting the 2017-2018 school year, (in addition to education in Dutch language and culture to students age 2-18), de Molenwiek will be offering Dutch language courses for adults. Taught by a native speaker with experience in adult education as

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Invest Atlanta’s Small Business Seminar

INVEST ATLANTA’S SMALL BUSINESS SEMINAR  Invest Atlanta provides gap financing through various loan programs to small, minority and female-owned businesses to expand and/or relocate in the City of Atlanta. The purpose of these loans is to revitalize targeted commercial neighborhood areas, promote business development projects and stimulate job creation within the City. Want to learn more?

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