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Selected Websites for this area

Business & Economy

Statistics Netherlands
This website is the national online resource for the key figures from the Dutch bureau of statistics. Statistics Netherlands is responsible for the collection and processing of national data for publication and utilization by research organizations and policymakers.

The Netherlands Competition Authority
The Netherlands Competition Authority (NMA) helps to oversee all industries within the Dutch economy and enforces compliance with legal regulations on competition and helps to monitor and regulate the competitive markets. The website offers information about current news and publications along with all legislation on the Dutch Competition Act.

Amsterdam Office Space
Webscout can help you find the perfect serviced office, managed office accommodation or traditional office suite in Amsterdam and throughout the Netherlands.


The National Institute for Public Health and the Environment offers information about current issues in environmental and health policies. With news articles, research resources, governmental initiatives and policy changes information.

National Park Schiermonnikoog
Schiermonnikoog is an island, a municipality, and a national park in the northern Netherlands and is part of the province of Friesland. This website offers information about the country’s history, nature and scenery and tourist activities.

Science & Education

University Of Amsterdam
The UvA is the largest university in the Netherlands with over 28000 students divided over nine major faculties. This website provides information and advice on the courses, careers and the alumni along with local news and education developments.

The National Research Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science in Amsterdam. On this website are resources for current events, new research advancements, scientific reports and much more.

Arts & Creative

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Amsterdam’s National Museum of Art and History aims to provide both the national and international public with a representative collection of historic culture and the arts in the Netherlands. The website has information on current exhibitions and collections along with cultural news articles and an online shop.

National Museum of Antiquities
The Museum of Antiquities opened in 1818, and over the years it has acquired an impressive collection of Egyptian, Near East, Greek, and Roman artifacts. The website contains information on opening hours, press releases, collection details and research on existing excavations.

Giftsware has a wide selection of promotional business gifts, with many unusual and unique offerings as well as the traditional pens and key chains.

Exploring the Region

English website of the Netherlands tourist office that contains a wealth of information on geographical regions, places to visit, Holland’s culture and special travel deals. Also with news articles, advice for tourists and inspirational holiday ideas.

Visit Holland
This website is built for tourists and contains information about destinations in Holland, including accommodation, maps, and current news. Also with transportation details and advice on what to do once you get to Holland.

Apartments Unlimited
An excellent selection of apartments, studios, houseboats, guest houses and bed and breakfasts in the old city centre of Amsterdam. Stay in a canal house with nice views or change your perspective and stay in a house boat.

Amsterdam Rental Apartments
Amsterdam Rental Apartments is a free portal for rental apartments, studios, flats and other housing in all neighbourhoods of Amsterdam. You can search through all apartments currently available in Amsterdam without obligation. The database is directly connected to multiple housing agencies and updated daily.

Living in the Netherlands

Pararius is the biggest website for all the rental properties in Holland. The database contains many rental properties such as apartments, family houses, villas, rooms and houseboats in big cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht.