breaking news

O3b Networks opens Operational Headquarters in The Hague

O3b Networks, developer of a new satellite-based network, opens headquarters in The Hague

O3b Networks  - the ‘Other 3 billion‘ - is a developer of a new satellite-based network, which will allow fast internet access in parts of the world where internet connectivity has either been limited thus far or not available at all. >>> read more

new at westholland

Ms. Annette Nijs joins Supervisory Board of Westholland

Ms. Nijs will be highlighting possible opportunities for international companies

Former State Secretary of Education, Ms. Annette Nijs, has joined the WFIA supervisory board.  With her extensive expertise, background and connections, Ms. Nijs will be able to assist WFIA by highlighting possible opportunities for international companies thinking of establishing in the Netherlands with the emphasis on WestHolland Region. >>> read more

a new company in the region

Namu & Green established its subsidiary in Bleiswijk, Lansingerland

Namu and Green developing, sourcing and importing unique potted plants from South Korea

Namu and Green, a horticulture company from the Republic of Korea, established its subsidiary in The Netherlands.  The new established company, Namu and Green Holland B.V. will focus on developing, sourcing and importing unique potted plants from South Korea and distributing the sustainable products throughout the European market from their trading hub in Bleiswijk. >>> read more

spotlight on

Dutch hydrogen car example for innovation and sustainable mobility

Minister Verhagen talks to the Forze IV driver Speed record

Students of the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) have broken the world speed record for hydrogen cars on Tuesday 16 August 2011 while covering 200 meters in 10.456 seconds. Minister Verhagen of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation... >>> read more

technology focus

Leiden Accelerator building opened by minister Verhagen

Minister Verhagen opens the Accelerator building, part of the BioPartner Center Leiden

Dutch minister of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation Maxime Verhagen and South Holland deputy for Economic Affairs Liesbeth Spies today officially opened the new Accelerator building at Leiden Bio Science Park.
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for the international community

6th edition of Feel at Home in The Hague fair great success

The fair provided the opportunity to meet with not only sports, social and community groups but also with government representatives

On Sunday, September 18th,  the Feel at Home in The Hague - The International Community Fair 2011 - had its 6th edition at The Hague City Hall. Over 2.500 expats and international visitors attended the fair to gather both cultural and practical information.. >>> read more

not just for business

Fourth edition of the Japanese The Hague club

Japanese The Hague Club is very casual and informal group. If you are Japanese and want to expand your network please join.

On Sunday, August 28, 2011,  The Japanese The Hague Club gathered at the beach club Oase in Scheveningen for its fourth social gathering of Japanese Expats.  The event included families of CEO´s, Employees, Researchers and Students.. >>> read more

other news

meet us at

25th - 29th Sept: Taiwan, Trademission NCH

7th Oct: China, Visits to Beijing, Hangzhou and Qingdao

11th - 15th Oct: USA, Baltimore, Maryland, visiting companies

19th - 20th Oct: Canada, Toronto, Security Canada Central 2011

26th Oct: The Hague, Netherlands, Telecom Network The Hague at the New Church (Nieuwe Kerk)


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