State visits to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania
04-04-2018 | 10:36
Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima will pay state visits to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania consecutively...
Resignation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs
15-02-2018 | 09:38
On Tuesday 13 February 2018 the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Halbe Zijlstra, requested King Willem-Alexander to discharge him...
Foreign ministry welcomes new ministers Zijlstra and Kaag
26-10-2017 | 15:30
On 26 October, Minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra and Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid...
Rutte III government sworn in
26-10-2017 | 15:00
On October 26th, King Willem-Alexander has sworn in the third government headed by Prime Minister Mark Rutte.
Supporting opportunities for the Dutch Creative Industries sector in Latvia
14-06-2017 | 13:06
The Creative Industries sector in the Netherlands leads the way in providing innovative solutions to societal challenges. The...
Support of smart and sustainable urban planning and mobility in Latvia
24-05-2017 | 16:43
The Netherlands is expert in the area of smart and sustainable urban planning and mobility. On May 26-27, 2017, the Embassy of...
Register for the new 24/7 Foreign Affairs Information Service!
26-04-2017 | 14:17
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has developed a new information service through which Dutch citizens can easily register...
Response Dutch PM Rutte on first results criminal investigation MH17
28-09-2016 | 00:00
This morning the families of the victims of the MH17 disaster were briefed by the Joint Investigation Team on the initial...
#DutchTouch: Example Entry
20-09-2016 | 09:43
The Von Dannenstern House, Mārstaļu ielā 21, Old Town Riga.
Social media contest: Find the #DutchTouch
14-09-2016 | 11:16
The Embassy of the Netherlands in Latvia challenges you to find the Dutch Touch in Latvia and win amazing Dutch prizes!
The Kingdom of the Netherlands and Italy plan to share seat on UN Security Council
22-07-2016 | 10:06
The Kingdom of the Netherlands and Italy have agreed to share a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council for the coming...
Regional innovation ecosystems main focus at WIRE 2016
07-06-2016 | 14:26
The Week of Innovative Regions in Europe (WIRE) 2016 will open on 8 June in Eindhoven. This year the conference, organised...
Advisory referendum – reaction Dutch government
07-04-2016 | 12:13
On 6 april 2016 an advisory referendum was held in the Netherlands on the EU-association agreement with Ukraine. The...
Minister Hennis: ‘Europe has to grow up’
15-03-2016 | 11:13
Defence minister Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert believes the European Union needs to have a new Global Strategy by June. It must...
Statement by Prime Minister Mark Rutte after EU-Turkey summit
08-03-2016 | 13:42
On Monday 7 March, Prime Minister Mark Rutte attended the EU summit with Turkey to discuss the migration crisis.