News Articles  

News Articles


News and Current Events in the Benelux States

News Articles
Real Estate
 • Alpine States
 • Balkan States
 • Baltic States
 • Benelux States
 • Caucasus Region
 • Eastern Europe
 • France
 • Germany
 • Greece
 • Iberian States
 • Ireland
 • Italy
 • Russia
 • Scandinavia
 • United Kingdom
North America
South America

  • Belgium Telecoms Market Report 2017 - Research and Markets
    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Belgium Telecoms Market Report 2017" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. ... ...
    Business Wire.  Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:08:00 UTC.
  • Separatist allies
    Dutch-speaking nationalists in Belgium show solidarity with the exiled Catalan leaders.
    BBC News.  Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:24:25 GMT.
  • Brexit: How the Netherlands is braced for 'no deal'
    With talks showing little sign of progress, the port of Rotterdam is already making adjustments for a "no deal", as the BBC's Paul Moss reports.
    BBC News.  Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:43:54 GMT.
  • The Lure of Luxembourg: A¬†Peek Behind the VW Tax Haven Curtain
    Volkswagen has established several companies in Luxembourg in recent years, worth a total of 17 billion euros. The structure has raised suspicions that the German carmaker is trying to sidestep the tax office back home.
    Spiegel Online.  Sat, 28 Oct 2017 11:14:01 +0200.
  • Audi E-tron Sportback to be Built in Brussels
    The production Audi E-tron Sportback, based on the concept that debuted in Shanghai this year, will be built at the automaker’s plant in Brussels, Belgium, starting in 2019. ...
    Alex Nishimoto.  Motor Trend.  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:45:06 +0000.
  • Protests Erupt Over Turkey Campaigning in the Netherlands
    The Netherlands barred Turkey's foreign minister from Rotterdam in a row over Ankara's political campaigning among Turkish emigres.
    Voice of America.  Sat, 11 Mar 2017 20:53:00 -0500.
  • Riot Police Break Up Pro-Turkey Demonstration In Rotterdam
    Dutch riot police in Rotterdam moved in on horseback to break up a gathering of hundreds of supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan near the Turkish consulate.
    Radio Liberty.  Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:13:47 +0000.
  • Holland's Trudeau? Youthful Green Party Leader Surges Before Vote
    A boyish 30-year-old who looks like Justin Trudeau and sounds like Barack Obama has emerged as a potential kingmaker in Dutch politics, riding a rare message of tolerance ahead of an election dominated by anti-immigrant rhetoric. ...
    Voice of America.  Fri, 10 Mar 2017 22:15:50 -0500.
  • Getting ready to grow greens on the Red Planet
    March 10, 2017 5:00 AMThe prospect of a Mars colony is a step closer to reality, with Dutch scientists having harvested more than a dozen crops grown in simulated Mars soil, right here on Earth.
    Straits Times.  Fri, 10 Mar 2017 05:00:00 +0800.
  • Israel Tops Netherlands To Sweep Pool A - 2017 World Baseball Classic
    Israel sweeps way through Pool A; Korea salvages win The post Israel Tops Netherlands To Sweep Pool A appeared first on
    Kyle Glaser.  Baseball America.  Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:33:26 +0000.
Benelux States map, showing Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg

Facts About the Benelux States

The Benelux States consist of Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg.  They are located in northwestern Europe, to the north of France and to the west of Germany.  Browse these government websites for news and information about the Benelux nations.

The Kingdom of Belgium is a constitutional monarchy.  Its capital city is Brussels, and its currency is the Euro.  Flemish (Dutch), French, and German are the primary languages used in Belgium, and in 2007, Belgium's estimated population was 10,392,000.

The Kingdom of the Netherlands, a.k.a. Holland, is a constitutional monarchy.  Its capital city is Amsterdam, and its currency is the Euro.  Dutch, English, and Frisian are the primary languages used in The Netherlands, and in 2007, the nation's estimated population was 16,571,000.

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a constitutional monarchy.  Its capital city is Luxembourg, and its currency is the Euro.  French, German, and Letzebuergesh are the primary languages used in Luxembourg, and in 2007, Luxembourg's estimated population was 480,000.

Copyright © 2008-2017  All rights reserved.
About Us.

News Articles about Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg