More people are finding work in the Netherlands, a new statistic released by Statistics Netherlands shows. The unemployment rate has been decreasing for the fifth month in a row, managing to record its lowest value in September. The Dutch workforce remains one of the greatest assets of the country and a reason foreign investors choose to open businesses here.
The Netherlands is leading a global effort that aims to improve agricultural methods and reduce world hunger. The Dutch have launched and will lead a global alliance for greater food security. The method proposed by the Netherlands, and adopted by many other countries that support the cause, is called climate-smart agriculture.
The Netherlands is an important business destination in Europe. The relatively small country has huge business potential and is located near some of the most important countries in Europe with which the Dutch have strong trade relations. The Netherlands was recently ranked eighth in the Global Competitiveness Index published by the World Economic Forum.