The country’s 123,000 national government civil servants are better off if they cycle rather than drive to work, the Volkskrant reports on Thursday.
From July 1, civil servants have had a maximum cycling allowance of €282 a month. But the car allowance is just €45, the paper says. A civil servant who cycles 10 km a day to and from work is €60 a month better off than one who drives.
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