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More external migration in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The number of immigrants was reduced by half as a result of the COVID-19 measures which were implemented last...

Retail turnover almost 10 percent up in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Retail turnover data have been adjusted for changes in the shopping-day pattern. Retail sales tend to vary from one...

Fewer asylum seekers and following relatives in Q2 2020 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Show datatableFirst-time asylum applicationsHide datatableFirst-time asylum applications First-time asylum applications 2013 Q1 2.11 2013 Q2 2.01 2013 Q3 2.53 2013 Q4 3.20 2014 Q1 3.26 2014 Q2 7.19 2014 Q3 6.99 2014 Q4 4.39 2015 Q1 2.44 2015 Q2 6.32 2015 Q3 14.75 2015 Q4 19.60 2016 Q1 5.58 2016 Q2 3.08 2016 Q3 5.19 2016 Q4 5.52 2017 Q1 4.03 2017 Q2 3.80 2017 Q3 4.37 2017 Q4 3.96 2018 Q1 4.16 2018 Q2 4.32 2018 Q3 6.21 2018 Q4 5.84 2019 Q1 5.38 2019 Q2 5.19 2019 Q3 5.87 2019 Q4 6.10 2020* Q1 4.51 2020* Q2 1.27 *Provisional figures Download CSV In Q2 2020, the Netherlands received 1,265 asylum applications, 3,240...

House prices 7.6 percent higher in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

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Uzbek authorities interrogate journalists, confiscate equipment over retracted COVID-19 report

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Since July 25, 2020, Uzbek police and representatives of the country’s public prosecutor’s office have interrogated at least six...

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ILO Goodwill Ambassador Wagner Moura says responsible reporting can help highlight the plight of those workers who face abusive...

Manufacturing output prices over 5 percent down in June | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Show datatableProducer pricesHide datatableProducer prices Producer prices Year Month change (year-on-year % change) 2016 July -4.2 2016 August -2.2 2016 September -0.7 2016 October 1.5 2016 November 1 2016 December 4.4 2017 January 7 2017 February 8.6 2017 March 7.7 2017 April 7.5 2017 May 4.9 2017 June 3 2017 July 3.1 2017 August 3.6 2017 September 4.1 2017 October 2.8 2017 November 3.8 2017 December 2.1 2018 January 1.5 2018 February 0.3 2018 March 0.6 2018 April 1 2018 May 3.7 2018 June 5 2018 July 5.4 2018 August 5.2 2018 September 4.8 2018 October 5.3 2018 November 2.7 2018 December 0.6 2019 January 1 2019 February 2.1 2019 March 2.6 2019 April 3.3 2019 May 2 2019 June 0.4 2019 July 0.1 2019 August -0.8 2019 September -0.7 2019 October -1.5 2019 November 0.2 2019 December 2.9 2020 January 2.2 2020 February 0.8 2020 March -3.8 2020 April -8.1 2020 May -7.9 2020 June -5.4 Download CSV Smaller decrease in crude oil price Output prices are strongly affected...

Producer confidence continues to rise in July | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The long-term average over the past two decades is 0.5. Producer confidence reached an all-time high (10.9) in February...

Media engagement on forced labour and fair recruitment – Playlist of Testimonies

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Media engagement on forced labour and fair recruitment - Playlist of Testimonies Source of original article: News from the...

37 bankruptcies in week 30 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Throughout the coronavirus crisis, CBS is providing weekly updates on the number of bankruptcies pronounced by Dutch courts. The...

Journalist from Dagestan, Russia threatened with death in a phone call

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York, July 27, 2020 – Authorities in the Russian republic of Dagestan should conduct a swift and thorough...

How will the EU’s Digital Services Act impact journalism?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The European Union is reviewing the legal framework for digital information, goods and services—a process with the potential to...

One-third of GDP is earned through exports | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Netherlands exported 653 billion euros worth of goods and services in 2018. Over 262 billion euros of this...

480 million euros spent in foreign EU webshops in Q1 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Turnover generated by EU webshops represents online purchases of goods by Dutch consumers from companies located within the European...

Consolidating employment in the sewing industry to fight COVID-19 in Mauritania

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). COVID-19: Stimulating employment and incomes To support small and medium-sized enterprises in...

Decline in road fatalities larger among motorists than cyclists | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The number of car accident deaths more than halved between 1999 and 2019 (from 587 to 237). In the...

Journalist Azimjon Askarov dies in prison in Kyrgyzstan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York, July 25, 2020 – In response to the death of award-winning journalist and human rights activist Azimjon...

480 billion euros spent in foreign EU webshops in Q1 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Turnover generated by EU webshops represents online purchases of goods by Dutch consumers from companies located within the European...

Russian journalist Dmitriy Nizovtsev beaten by unidentified men

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vilnius, Lithuania, July 23, 2020 — Russian authorities should conduct a swift and transparent investigation into the assault of journalist...

Turkey proposes social media law, threatening press freedom

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Istanbul, July 23, 2020—A draft bill to strengthen state control of social media platforms, as well as data about...

57 bankruptcies in week 29 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Throughout the coronavirus crisis, CBS is providing weekly updates on the number of bankruptcies pronounced by Dutch courts. The...

Work and family reunification main reasons for immigration | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Labour migration has become an increasingly important motivation for EU and EFTA citizens since the European Union enlargements in 2004...

COVID-19 and the World of Work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). From the 1st to the 9th of July, the ILO hosted...

Household spending almost 13 percent down in May | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As indicated by the CBS Household Consumption Radar, the circumstances for consumer spending in July are less unfavourable than they...