Noord-Holland economy grows fastest

The economy of Noord-Holland province, which includes Amsterdam and Alkmaar, grew most last year, the national statistics office CBS said on Thursday.

There was also significant growth in Noord-Brabant. However, Utrecht and Friesland trailed the other 10 provinces, the CBS said.
The Dutch economy grew 1.8% last year, but in Noord-Holland the increase was over 2%.

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