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Russia again hit hard by coronavirus

Mesal HikmetJanuary 3 2021

During the first wave of Covid-19, the capital and Saint Petersburg were mainly affected. The second affects the provinces, where hospitals are severely under-resourced, such as in Petrozavodsk, Karelia. A winter without snow in the region 700 kilometers…

Tesla

Tesla benefits again from the sale of emission rights

EditorsJanuary 3 2021

More than 180.000 cars were delivered in the last quarter, breaking the record of the third quarter (139.000). The cheaper variants, the Tesla 3 and Tesla Y, are especially popular. Musk responded enthusiastically to the sales figures on Twitter. Tesla benefits…

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Border control should keep the Dutch away from sales

Carlo ScheirJanuary 2 2021

Due to the measures against the coronavirus, the 2021 winter sales in Flanders will not start until Monday, January 4, 2021. This sale takes place to implement the seasonal renewal of the seller's range. It is done through…

Payment app Tikkie for use in the taxi has grown rapidly in 2020

Payment app Tikkie for use in the taxi has grown rapidly in 2020

Mesal HikmetJanuary 1 2021

Tikkie is normally mainly used for social activities, but its use in taxis has also grown rapidly last year. With the free app, private individuals and entrepreneurs can send payment requests via WhatsApp and other services, text messages and QR codes. There played…

2021

New Year celebrated worldwide with all hopes for better times

EditorsJanuary 1 2021

The first countries to celebrate New Year are Samoa, Tonga and part of Kiribati. On the islands in the Pacific Ocean they are the first in the world to ring in 2021. This is followed by the residents of New Zealand. In Sydney, fireworks exploded above…

Traveling and holidays in the new year remains quite difficult

Traveling and holidays in the new year remains quite difficult

Mesal HikmetDecember 31 2020

The coronavirus is spreading rapidly in the Netherlands and many other countries. Do not travel abroad unless strictly necessary. Do not book any trips and do not forget that holidays and family visits are not necessary trips. Don't be surprised and…

BER Airport receives 2 certificates for hygiene

BER Airport receives 2 certificates for hygiene

EditorsDecember 31 2020

Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt has received two important certificates for strict compliance with hygiene measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. BER is now the first German airport to receive Airport Health Accreditation from the international airport association Airports Council International (ACI). …

Brexit

Lean Brexit agreement, big losers are already known

Gerrit SayyDecember 30 2020

It took 1246 pages to put a meager agreement on paper. Many sectors will sense Brexit and ultimately experience it as a hard Brexit. The most visible will be the long waiting times at the border crossing...

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Obtaining a negative corona test is more difficult than expected

Mesal HikmetDecember 30 2020

Travelers arriving at the airport must show a negative corona test, which for many causes the necessary stress in the preceding period. Every day we receive messages from desperate…

Pythagoras Avenue Utrecht

Smart traffic light recognizes approaching cyclists with help radar

EditorsDecember 29 2020

Cyclists can cycle faster and safer through the green light at the Pythagoraslaan-Archimedeslaan intersection in the Utrecht Rijnsweerd office park. A bicycle radar recognizes approaching cyclists and measures the number of cyclists and their speed. The radar forwards the received information to the smart traffic light that…

MOBILITY AND TOURISM

Beach tents Scheveningen can open earlier than 1 June

Beach tents Scheveningen can open earlier than 1 June

EditorsMay 18, 20202 min read

[responsivevoice_button voice=”Dutch Female” buttontext=”read out”] According to Laurens Meyer, there is no reason to keep the beach bars in Scheveningen closed, on the contrary, that is possible with the nice weather...

Borders open again in June between Austria and Germany

Borders open again in June between Austria and Germany

Marlene de BoerMay 14, 20202 min read

[responsivevoice_button voice=”Dutch Female” buttontext=”read out”] Fortunately, the corona measures in the Netherlands were relaxed by the government last Monday. This after many weeks of contact restrictions and living in a kind of quarantine.…