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Biggest defence procurement project ever is a lesson for the future

Netherlands Court of Audit bundles 20 years of auditing the JSF Lessons can be learnt from the Dutch government’s involvement in ...

News item | 06-03-2019 | 11:30

Clarify the Minister of Finance’s decision-making on DNB’s mitigation of risks

Conflicting interests as shareholder of DNB and guardian of the public purse An audit by the Netherlands Court of Audit has found ...

News item | 19-02-2019 | 18:30

Cooperation with SAIs in South-East Africa

At a formal Kick-Off Meeting in South Africa’s Pretoria Member of the Board of the Netherlands Court of Audit Mr Ewout Irrgang ...

News item | 04-02-2019 | 14:38

Many European countries fail to meet air quality standards

Many European countries are failing to comply with international and European standards on air quality. Moreover, many ...

News item | 30-01-2019 | 12:00

A year after the disaster, little aid actually spent on

Half of the Netherlands' € 550 million aid contribution allocated to projects The country of Sint-Maarten needs more than just ...

News item | 13-12-2018 | 12:45

No-deal Brexit would cost the Netherlands €2.3 billion

Customs not fully prepared on exit date 29 March 2019 If the United Kingdom leaves the European Union without reaching an ...

News item | 10-12-2018 | 07:00

Growth in cross-border e-commerce making great demands on Tax and Customs Administration

Rapid economic globalisation is making great demands on the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration’s efforts to ensure that VAT is ...

News item | 28-11-2018 | 00:00

Stricter checks of JSF invoices

Audit leads to supplementary agreement with the US The invoices the Netherlands receives from the United States for the ...

News item | 31-10-2018 | 00:00

Cooperation with Arab audit institutions deepened

Working relationship with parliament and implementation of UN sustainable development goals high on the agenda The presidents of ...

News item | 19-10-2018 | 11:39

Focus audit on the Dutch contribution to the reconstruction of Sint Maarten

In September 2017, the Caribbean island of Sint Maarten was hit by two hurricanes in rapid succession. Hurricanes Irma and Maria ...

News item | 04-10-2018 | 14:19