Innovatieve bedrijven strijden om plek op Nederlands paviljoen op Dubai Expo 2020 (DUTCH)

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:56:11 am

Voor Nederlandse bedrijven zijn drie plekken te winnen op de Dubai Expo 2020. Door deel te nemen aan de NBC 2020 Awards maken bedrijven uit de innovatieve voedsel-, water- en energiesector kans om te exposeren in het Nederlandse paviljoen op de 35e wereldexpo die in oktober 2020 in Dubai van start gaat. Tijdens de thematische read more…

Dutch Sustainability Group to help UAE achieve its Sustainability Goals

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:03:01 am

Abu Dhabi, UAE 14 January 2020 – The newly formed Dutch Sustainability Group (DSG) signed a Memorandum of Understanding Tuesday to jointly help the UAE achieve its Sustainable Development Goals. The Memorandum was signed at the backdrop of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) in the presence of His Excellency Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi read more…

Press Releases NBC 2020 Awards

Sunday, December 15, 2019 10:17:03 am

We sent out our press release in English and Dutch to many media outlets in the Netherlands and the Middle East. Find the English press release here. Find the Dutch press release here.

Netherlands Business Council in Dutch Newspaper

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 10:49:11 am

The Netherlands Business Council has been interviewed and was mentioned in the Dutch newspaper “NRC”. It is a very interesting read about the recent economy in the UAE and what the expectations are for the future economy in the UAE. The news article is in Dutch. Read it here

Do you want to exhibit your innovation on the world’s greatest and most anticipated show?

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 9:24:13 am

Then this is your chance! The Netherlands Business Council, in cooperation with the Dutch participation at the Expo 2020 and NLinBusiness, calls out all Dutch companies around the world in the fields of Food, Water, and Energy to join the NBC 2020 Awards. By filling out the form in the link, you can tell us read more…

Vacancy Business Development Director

Thursday, July 11, 2019 11:16:49 am

The Netherlands Business Council UAE (NBC) is a not for profit organization servicing companies and individuals with a clear business connection to the Netherlands. NBC’s objective is to promote the interests of the Dutch business community in the UAE and to encourage mutual awareness, exchange of information and cultural cooperation between the Netherlands and the read more…


Seminar on Construction Industry

Sunday, June 23, 2019 10:40:46 am

The Spanish Business Council in collaboration with the Netherlands Business Council held a seminar on Construction Industry at Dukes The Palm. While welcomed all members and friends, the guests had the opportunity to network before the event started. The seminar was aimed to bring different perspectives of knowledge on the sector where the speakers displayed read more…



Sunday, March 24, 2019 2:03:13 pm

Since its introduction on 1st January 2018, VAT has transformed the way businesses are managed in the UAE. The FTA has issued guidelines and public clarifications to support companies in being in compliant with these laws and regulations. Despite of this effort and as in any other jurisdictions with VAT, there are still unclarities of read more…

Contract for the Dubai EXPO 2020 Dutch Pavilion won by Witteveen+Bos

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 6:58:17 am

A consortium comprising Expomobilia, V8 Architects, Kossmann.dejong and Witteveen+Bos has been selected to design and construct the Dutch Pavilion at EXPO 2020 in Dubai. The award was made following a European tender procedure with a total of eleven consortiums participating. Witteveen+Bos is responsible for the integral engineering (for the structural, geotechnical and installation technical design), read more…

KLM announces its second flight between Amsterdam and Dubai effective 23rd January 2019

Thursday, November 1, 2018 1:02:30 pm

Effective January 23rd, 2019 KLM will commence a second frequency, twice weekly, from Amsterdam to Dubai responding to the growing passenger traffic on the popular route. This service is in addition to the current daily departure from Dubai to Amsterdam. The second flight (KL429) will depart from Amsterdam on Sunday and Wednesday at 1710 hours read more…