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residential development plans pose 'huge threat' to amsterdam's port




amsterdam port from the air. photo: voventurestm via wikimedia commonscompanies operating in the amsterdam port are up in arms about plans for a massive new housing project in the busy western port region. the city council has given the green light for haven-stad which will add between 40,000 and 70...



north sea canal ports throughput hits record 100 million tonnes




amsterdam port from the air. photo: voventurestm via wikimedia commonsthe positive economy led to a 2.5% increase in the transhipment of goods at  amsterdam port to 81.3 million tonnes in 2017.together with the other seaports in the north sea canal area – zaanstad, beverwijk and velsen-ijmuiden, ...



new sea lock access to amsterdam port coming in well below budget




tata steel overlooks the beach in ijmuiden. photo: dutchnews.nlthe new sea lock being built in ijmuiden which will improve access to the port of amsterdam will be delivered well below budget, it was revealed in the paroolon wednesday.the lock, which will be the largest in the world when it is comple...



amsterdam's two teaching hospitals amc and vumc cleared to merge




amsterdam’s vu medical centre. photo: vumc.comthe dutch competition authority acm said on tuesday it has no objections to the merger of amsterdam’s two teaching hospitals, amsterdam university’s amc and the vu university’s medical centre, into a single hospital group.the two hospitals, which...



presstv-watch: light festival in amsterdam




light art installations on a canal in amsterdam.the annual amsterdam light festival kicked off on thursday night, with a water exhibition of 21 light art installations on and around the canals of the city's historical center.



us trading platform to open amsterdam operation post brexit




photo: dutchnews.nlan american bond and derivatives trader has become the second financial services company to start operations in amsterdam in the wake of the brexit uncertainty.tradeweb said on thursday it would open an office in amsterdam and last friday made a formal request for a trading licenc...



amsterdam tourist numbers are anyone's guess: think tank




photo: depositphotos.comofficial figures on how many tourists visit amsterdam are unreliable because they are based on biased research, according to tourism expert stephen hodes in the parool.hodes, who is a member of the independent think tank amsterdam in progress, says a report on the economic im...



shortage of office space in amsterdam, broker claims




building on both offices and homes in amsterdam’s zuidas district. photo: dutchnews.nlthere is a shortage of available office space in amsterdam for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis, according to a report by dynamis brokers. the company noted that available office space fell by 11% i...



amsterdam's marketing chief attacks ryanair, airbnb over tourist quality




the chief of amsterdam city council’s marketing department has attacked budget airlines and holiday rental site airbnb and accused them of making cities less liveable.amsterdam marketing’s ceo frans van der avert told a tourism conference in lucerne, switzerland that ‘a lot of smaller historic...



amsterdam airbnb rules widely flouted, agency use widespread




photo: dutchnews.nlfour in ten dutch people who rent out their homes via airbnb do so for more than 60 days a year, trouw reported on friday.joint research with de tijd, the suddeutsche zeitung and le monde using scrape sites to check data also show the average cost of a night’s stay in amsterdam ...



amsterdam airbnb rules widely flouted, agency use widespread




photo: dutchnews.nlfour in ten dutch people who rent out their homes via airbnb do so for more than 60 days a year, trouw reported on friday.joint research with de tijd, the süddeutsche zeitung and le monde using scrape sites to check data also show the average cost of a night’s stay in amsterdam...



amsterdam sweetens the pill with new building offer for european medicines agenc




amsterdam has made its official pitch to persuade the european medicines agency (ema) to relocate from london to amsterdam. among the sweeteners was the promise of a new purpose-built office building in the city’s zuidas business district, the volkskrant reported on wednesday.the competition to la...



amsterdam 'pee in public protest' cancelled, too many women want to attend




a ‘curl’ urinal in amsterdam. photo: bma via wikimedia commonsa protest in amsterdam about the lack of female public toilet facilities, prompted by a judge telling a woman she should have used a men’s urinal, has been cancelled – because too many women want to take part.cathelijne hornstra p...



indians, brits and americans boost the population of amsterdam




amsterdam is a big draw among people in their 20sthe population of amsterdam has grown by an average of 11,000 people a year over the past five years, and half the increase is due to new arrivals moving in, the national statistics office cbs said on tuesday.the net increase in the number of new peop...



'some 6,000 amsterdam airbnb rental flats break the city's rules'




photo: depositphotos.comalmost 5,000 amsterdam apartments, houses and houseboats are permanently rented out to tourists and a further 1,000 owners break other rules, such as allowing more than four guests at one time, trouw reported on thursday.the paper bases its claim on work by amsterdam data ana...



amsterdam goes groenlinks, vvd wins in other big cities




in amsterdam, the election hoardings have been pre-printed. photo: dutchnews.nlthe decline of the labour party is particularly marked in its stronghold big cities. in amsterdam, for example, groenlinks is now the biggest party, followed by d66 and the vvd.denk, the new party formed by two ex labour ...



eight injured as car hits crowd outside amsterdam station




dutch police arrest a man after his car strikes a crowd outside amsterdam's central station before crashing into a wall. a car ploughed into a crowd outside amsterdam central station late saturday, injuring eight people - two of them seriously, dutch police said, adding it appeared to have been an a...



fast-growing tech sector generates 11% of jobs in amsterdam




booking.com was founded in amsterdam in 1996the technology sector in amsterdam is responsible for roughly 60,000 jobs, or 11% of the total, according to a survey by corporate analysis bureau dealroom, and commissioned by the city’s startup amsterdam organisation.of the 1,000 plus companies represe...



gay pride changes name to more inclusive pride amsterdam




photo: politie helicopterthe annual gay pride celebrations in amsterdam every july and august are being rebranded pride amsterdam to become more inclusive, the organisers said at the weekend.the nine-day festival began as a gay event but has since expanded in scope to cover transgenders, bisexuals a...



amsterdam: 5 injured after car hits pedestrians




(brussels) — amsterdam police say that a car has struck pedestrians outside the city's main railway station, injuring five people. the driver has been arrested.police tweeted that two of the injured have been hospitalized and three others have been treated at the scene. police also said that the d...



we are eyeing one million passengers from india in 2018, says klm ceo




klm  and its partner jet airways are targeting one million passengers between india and amsterdam in 2018, with the launch of new services and enhanced co-operation,  the dutch airline’s chief executive officer pieter elbers said on monday.  klm which is part of the air france-klm group resumed...



amsterdam steps up campaign to bag medicines agency in brexit carve-up




former finance minister wouter bos is to head the campaign to move the european medicines agency (ema) from london to amsterdam when britain leaves the eu in 2019.the netherlands is stepping up its bid to capture the ema, which with its 900 staff is one of the jewels in the brexit crown. eu leader...



cheese shop boom in amsterdam, 80% increase in 10 years




buying cheese at the noordermarkt in amsterdam. photo: dutchnews.nlthe number of cheese shops in amsterdam has soared by 80% over the past 10 years and by over 27% nationwide, the national statistics office cbs said on wednesday.there are now 605 specialist cheese shops in the netherlands, compared ...



amsterdam electric scooter start-up raises €3m via crowdfunding




many scooters will be banned from amsterdam next year. photo: depositphotos.coman amsterdam-based start-up developing electric city scooters, has managed to attract €3.1m in crowdfunding, the financieele dagblad reported on wednesday.more than 2,500 investors from several european countries took p...



court says 'yes, yes' to amsterdam advertising leaflet plan




amsterdam households will no longer have to deal with unwanted advertising leaflets in their letterboxes from next year, thanks to a court decision.from january 1, delivery firms will only be allowed to put advertising material through letter boxes with a ‘ja, ja’ sticker on them. currently hous...