Enterprises are worried about cyberrisks more and more. Cyber attacks like the Sony attack have created awareness of IT risks. This research was done by insurance company Aon, which interviewed 1400 people worldwide.
Sales prices in industry droped 6,9% compaired to the same month last year. The research was done by Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek (CBS).
After a growth of 6% 4,8 million housholds buy fairtrade groceries. The research was done by GfK under assignment of Max Havelaar association, Fair Trade Original and the national association of “Wereldwinkels”.
Theft and burglary are the most commen forms of company crime according to the bank ING. Especially companies in retail and catering.
About halve of the Municipal governments don’t conform to the norm, in which 90% of the invoices should be paid within 30 days. The research was done by Dun & Bradstreet under assignment of MKB-Nederland and VNO-NCW.
About two third of the largest Dutch webshops are lagging security. In 38% of the cases a serious security leak was discovered. The research was done by Consumentenbond and Onvio.
According to the report go the Dutch association of purchasing managers (Nevi) the industry will grow. The index grew from 52,5 in March to 54 in APril. A level above 50 indicates growth.
According to bank ING all economic sectors will grow this year. Only healthcare will shrink. Business services in construction will grow the most.
The BENELUX countries aim to start the joined trade mission in the first month of 2016. The three prime-ministers also signed an actionplan for growth and jobs. Prime-minister Rutte spoke of improving the regulatory environment for companies in retail, simplifying tax rules for international trade and selling online.
Political Leader Samson wants a delta-plan for the manufacturing industry. A revival of this industrie is needed because it holds green and lasting technology and it offers chances to everyone.
By putting flex-workers on payroll again, the government hopes to be an example for companies.
According to the ministry of defense the IT project Speer has cost over € 433 million, according to the “Algemene Rekenkamer” it has cost double.
According to the Dutch minister of Defense Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert and the German minister of defense Ursula von der Leyen, German soldiers will fall under Dutch command.
Memorial day 4th of May Each year on the 4th of May at 20.00 al the Dutch remain silent for 2 minutes and remember the fallen casualties and liberators who set us free. Since 1961 not only the fallen of WWII but all war casualties since WWII are remembered. At the monument in Amsterdam our … Read more
Multiscope had done a research involving over 1000 Nederlanders. The Dutch are not that enthusiastic about online networks like AirBnB and services for sharing products.
Amazon want to support the fast growth in cloudservices in the Netherlands.
According to Hans de Boer, Chairman of anemployers federations, the economy is leaping.
The build of a new pier and terminal at Schiphol airport will take longer than expected. Its aim was 2018.
Eindhoven airport is going to improve its accessibility by car and public transportation with an investment of € 80 million.
Accountants firm Deloitte has shown its 3 monthly research result regarding the expectation of CFO’s of large companies.