The Dutch energy companies have reduced their CO2 emissions last year. By making less use of coal to generate electricity, greenhouse gas emissions decreased by 6.6 percent, the Dutch Emission Authority reports.
Anyone who has removed the protective film after an online purchase of a mattress may still cancel the purchase. As with clothing, the seller can clean or disinfect the product and put it on the market again.
Economic growth in the United States rose less sharply in the fourth quarter of 2018 compared to a year earlier. Experts generally took into account that the growth would be less strong. Nevertheless, the percentage of the US Department of Commerce was even lower than anticipated.
The economy of France grew slightly stronger in 2018 than previously thought. According to new figures from the French statistical office, the growth was 1.6 percent, while previously it was expected to be 1.5 percent.
The growth in passenger numbers at Dutch airports is continuing. In the fourth quarter of last year, 18.8 million travelers flew to and from the Netherlands, an increase of 4.1 percent compared to a year earlier, reports Central Bureau of Statistics in the Aviation Quarterly Monitor.