Action committee fights for the preservation of Hoogwoud’s landscape and is against the solar park

In Hoogwoud, there has been discussion and opposition about the plans for the construction of a solar park along the Koningspaden. In order to prevent unnecessary loss of landscape and very fertile agricultural land, the action committee has started a petition. It has now been signed by 750 people. NH News LTO Noord – the … Read more

‘Our trip to America costs 12,000 euros’

How much money is in your savings account? We ask a different Dutch person every week. Because although we talk more and more about money, we never talk about exactly how much we earn and save. This week: Milou (31), who has the money in his savings account for big expenses, like a trip to … Read more

Could this inflation be prevented?

What is inflation? Inflation is the average price increase of goods and services. Think about groceries, clothes, rent or a visit to the hairdresser. Certain categories count more heavily because they make up a larger proportion of average consumption, such as energy and food. And what is much scarcer and therefore more expensive thanks to … Read more

Urban farming in Singapore: ‘The Netherlands must also embrace agricultural innovations such as vertical farming’

This is a shortened version of the interview with Vos, which will soon be published in the trade magazine BT. The pursuit of economic growth propelled Singaporean industrial estates into the air. Because the island state will now also be strategically independent, the government prioritizes the use of the space. This means that heavy offshore … Read more

Diving pound has consequences, also for Dutch companies

International•26 Sep ’22 08:39•Updated on 26 September ’22 at 10:17 a.mAuthor: Mark van Harreveld The value of the British pound has fallen by almost 5 percent to a value of $1,035 at the opening of the Asian markets. The reason for the drop is the new controversial package of tax cuts from British Chancellor of … Read more