Dutch Prime Minister Rutte will visit Japan for an economic trade mission on the 9th and 10th of November 2015. He will be accompanied by the Minister of Economic Affairs, Mr. Henk Kamp. He is scheduled to stay in Japan until the 11th of November. Also, a delegation of more than 120 Dutch firms and knowledge institutions will accompany the Prime Minister and Minister on their visit to Japan. Coinciding with this mission, a delegation from Amsterdam will also visit Japan, including Mayor Van der Laan.
32 On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty: Joint Declaration by the European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe
Joint Declaration by the European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, and the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland, on the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, 10 October 2015.
Marking the 70 year anniversary of the end of World War 2, the former President of the International Criminal Court (ICC) Judge Sang-Hyun Song joins Sebastian von Einsiedel, Director of the UNU Centre for Policy Research, to discuss the significance of international criminal justice to the larger human rights movement, its potential to foster conflict resolution and ensure the prevention of mass human rights abuses, and the challenges faced by the ICC today.
During March 2016 the international food and beverage exhibition ‘Foodex Japan 2016’ will be held in the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo, Japan. The tradeshow will be conducted from Tuesday March 8 until Friday March 11, during these four days there will be an expected 75,000 trade professionals visiting the event. Foodex Japan is as such the perfect opportunity to start doing business on the Asian market by exhibiting on one of the largest food and beverage trade shows in all of Asia.
The World Bonsai Convention is set to return to its roots in Saitama Japan on April the 27th, 2017. The 8th iteration of the World Bonsai Convention, which is held every four years in different locations around the world, will come back to Japan after 28 years.
Earlier this month in the Dutch city of Naaldwijk both Japanese company Mitsubishi and a Dutch consortium existing of: Red Star,VEK adviesgroep, DLV/GreenQ, and Vijverberg Advies Japan, declared that they would conduct a feasibility study to see if it possible to build glasshouses in Fukui prefecture, Japan.
Tokyo2020: plenty of opportunities for Dutch companies in the run-up to the Olympic Games.
38 MADE IN HOLLAND – AGRI FOOD, a publication focusing on the latest trends in the Dutch agro food sector, is now available online.
The strong agriculture and horticulture sector of the Netherlands, a small country but the second largest agro-food exporter in the world, only surpassed by the U.S., has increasingly been drawn into the limelight recently.
The Kingdom of the Netherlands has a longstanding commitment to the UN. We strongly believe in our partnership for peace, justice and development with the UN and its Member States. We work with our partners towards a better common future. By seeking election to the UN Security Council for the 2017-2018 period, we aim to make an even bigger contribution to building a more secure, just and prosperous world.
The Dutch Rabobank and the Japanese Norinchukin Bank Announced their Strategic Alliance On May the 27th Dutch Rabobank and the Japanese Norinchukin Bank declared the signing of a memorandum of understanding for a strategic alliance.