Friday 14 August 2020

DutchNews podcast – The Unfortunate Train Name Edition – Week 44

This week’s podcast has a transport theme as a judge calls time on Amsterdam’s beer bikes, the Anne Frank Foundation cries foul on Germany’s national rail operator and Russia has a hissy fit over air cargo slots at Schiphol. We also tackle the mystery of the cat that travelled 150km to a Belgian town with an appropriate name. In our discussion we analyse the two-day debate in Parliament to welcome the new Dutch government.

Top story

Government ‘will ignore result of Big Brother referendum’


Russia threatens to close airspace in Schiphol row

Sint Maarten agrees to Dutch conditions for reconstructing

Amsterdam wins long-running war on beer bikes

Migrants from Europe and America boost Dutch population

Anne Frank Foundation objects to name of German train

Max Verstappen triumphs in Mexican Grand Prix

Missing cat turns up in Belgian town called Muizen

And if you want an expat insight into what goes on in Dutch neighbourhood meetings…

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