Booking.com under fire with tax issues and competition concerns

Booking.com under fire with tax issues and competition concerns

The accumulation of setbacks for Booking.com illustrates the complex legal and financial environment in which international online travel organizations operate. Booking.com, the well-known online travel organization with headquarters in the Netherlands, is once again…

Military vehicles may be Born's new pride

Military vehicles may be Born's new pride

Geopolitical tensions may bring military production to Born as VDL Nedcar's new course. The future of the famous VDL Nedcar car factory in Born, known for the production of…

From practical test to perfection, ILT is taking big steps in…

From practical test to perfection, ILT is taking big steps in…

The evaluation of the Central Taxi Database practical test shows that ILT is taking major steps in taxi supervision, with the driver's license becoming the new standard instead of the BCT card. In a…

assylum

Crisis in reception now that half of asylum centers are at risk...

Due to the high influx of asylum seekers yesterday, the number of people staying in Ter Apel is 2.032. So, despite all efforts, we have not been able to meet the…

Rabobank not responsible for OAD bankruptcy

Rabobank not responsible for OAD bankruptcy

Ruling in appeal case Rabobank-Ter Haar/OAD: Rabobank not responsible for OAD bankruptcy. In 2013, tour operator and bus company OAD filed for bankruptcy after house bank Rabobank terminated the credit relationship with…

Young drivers behind the wheel of heavy vehicles…

Young drivers behind the wheel of heavy vehicles…

Experts are asking the EU to reconsider driving license changes and the risky plan to potentially allow 16-year-olds behind the wheel of 2,5-ton SUVs. The European Union is on the brink...

Van der Valk Best

Night terrors and false alarms at Van der Valk…

Do not follow rumors, but wait for official announcements from hotel management or emergency services. It is easier said than done, because there were no communications from hotel management. Waking…

platform workers

The power of the lobby: how Uber and Bolt…

EU legislation on platform workers has stalled for the time being. This should also have been the first legislation ever to protect workers against algorithmic management. In the European Union there is a growing…

ticket machine

Travelers sidelined in the new era of NS Samenreiskorting

Rover sees no point in creating even more obstacles for NS passengers. The Dutch Railways (NS) are making a change to the system for the Combined Travel Discount, which according to…

Khadija Arib

Khadija Arib takes over at the social council…

Outgoing Minister Harbers of Infrastructure and Water Management appointed Arib last week for a period of four years. Khadija Arib has been appointed as the new chairman of the Social Council…

cargo roo

Cargoroo halves prices and stands up for…

Cargo bike sharing provider Cargoroo immediately reduces subscription rates by 50%. In light of the recent crisis surrounding Babboe cargo bikes, shared cargo bike provider Cargoroo has taken a remarkable step to help affected families…

Babboe

Babboe must stop selling its cargo bikes

According to the NVWA, Babboe failed to adequately investigate the causes of these defects and the company failed to take the necessary measures to prevent further incidents...