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Find more information about refuse collection in Amsterdam on King's Day, Ascension Day and Whit Monday 2016.
Amsterdam has been named the European Capital of Innovation 2016 by the European Commission. The award was presented on 8 April in Brussels.
A new network aims to ‘close the gap’ between internationals living in the Netherlands and the Dutch healthcare system.