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Departure from Defence

 By Johannes Visser “I have to step up, stepping down won’t fix anything.” These were the words of Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, fi ve days before…

Expat pensions in Holland

Pensions matter as they provide capital for later in life and cover risks. Due to diverse legal/tax/actuarial/product issues, expats are not always paying real…

The Beguiled (movie)

By James Luxford In an unexpected turn, Oscar winner Sofi a Coppola directs a remake of a reasonably obscure 1971 fi lm. Set during…

Charity boom

By Sagar Harinarayan Over the past two years, the Dutch economy has fl ourished. According to RaboResearch, the gross domestic product (GDP) of the…

Holland Festival 2017

Edition 18 May 2017 The Holland Festival, since 1947 the leading international performing arts festival in the Netherlands, offers music, theatre, dance, opera, film…

The Promise (movie)

Edition 18 May 2017, by James Luxford Often a film’s release is preceeded with a degree of controversy that is difficult for the final…

The Wall (movie)

Edition 20 June 2017, by James Luxford This Iraq war-set thriller sees its director and stars taking a much more considered, low-fi approach than…