Find out more about starting a business in Amsterdam or elsewhere in the Netherlands.
Amsterdam is a great place for finding independence in your career, whether you want to go it alone as a freelancer, establish an innovative startup or build a company from the ground up. Below, find our guide to starting up your own business in the Netherlands. There are lots of support and services available: for example, amsterdam inbusiness can help you start a business, and StartupAmsterdam offers an unparalleled network of support and resources, as well as access to Amsterdam’s thriving startup ecosystem. Other useful resources include a guide to going freelance, information on the startup visa scheme and a handy overview of co-working spaces.
The US-based real estate investment trust CyrusOne has announced plans to develop a 3.3-hectare data centre at PolanenPark near Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
A new report has shown that Amsterdam Area is the third-largest city region in Europe for professional developers after a record-breaking year for its tech sector in 2018.
Renault has announced that it will launch an electric car-sharing service in Amsterdam in January 2019.