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The Netherlands: On a normal day

The Netherlands by numbers on a normal day: how many babies are born, how many people die, how many people get married or divorced, and how many move house?

Video by Statistics Netherlands. Enjoy! 

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Study in Holland

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    Hi everybody !

    I am a young graduate, 25 y-o, and I have been hired in Amsterdam as a business analyst in a multinational company.

    Currently in France, I am looking for a room(mate) / flat in Amsterdam, preferably in Amsterdam-zuid, by the end of July, for...
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    I work for an international company specialized in the distribution of ingredients for food supplements (among others). We are currently looking to hire a new sales assistant for our office located in The Hague. It's a junior position - no work experience needed. A technical background is...
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  • Break an employment contract
    Dear all,

    I signed an indefinite-term employment contract in the Netherlands recently, with a start date in July 2017. Unfortunately, I must decline this offer now. How can I notify the employer of my decision? Is there any legal mail to write? Is there anything specific to do?

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