The Netherlands, also known as Holland, is a delta country in Western Europe, where 17 million people speak the Dutch language. The capital is Amsterdam and the government is seated in The Hague. The Dutch have water in their DNA and have an entrepreneurial mind-set.
Holland has a centuries-old tradition of doing business globally. Dutch society is based on building bridges, seeking consensus and ensuring alignment between the political, business and social arenas. Holland has a vibrant economy with a strong knowledge base and expertise in a range of sectors.