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Global air routes are cutoff as the Netherlands imposes one of the strictest travel requirements worldwide to combat new COVID-19 variants

The Netherlands just announced new travel restrictions in response to new COVID-19 variants. Travellers from non-European countries must take a rapid test within four hours of their flight. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, in response, cancelled all of its long-haul flights. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Netherlands government […]
Global air routes are cutoff as the Netherlands imposes one of the strictest travel requirements worldwide to combat new COVID-19 variants
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Dutch civil servants now get $2 a day to cover coffee and toilet paper while remote working — and you should ask your boss for the same, a financial institution says

Everyone should get 2 euros ($US2.36) extra per day to cover working-from-home expenses like coffee, toilet paper, and energy bills, according to research from Dutch finance institution NIBUD. Trade unions in the country have lobbied for the change, and civil servants now get an extra 363 euros ($US428) a year […]
Dutch civil servants now get $2 a day to cover coffee and toilet paper while remote working — and you should ask your boss for the same, a financial institution says
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Dutch police are ready to deploy their anti-drone eagles

The Dutch National Police force has finished training its drone-hunting eagles. In January, a private company, Guard From Above, began training bald eagles to take down drones which posed a threat to crowds or VIPs. The programme has been so successful, the police force says its eagles are ready to […]
Dutch police are ready to deploy their anti-drone eagles