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Over 86 000 people work in the Netherlands and live in Germany or Belgium

The Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek, CBS (Statistics Netherlands), together with its colleagues from Belgium, Nordrhein-Westfalen and Niedersachsen, has compiled new figures on cross-border…

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Assistance with work permits for talent from outside the Netherlands

Looking for international talent from outside the Netherlands or the European Union (EU)? If so, a werkvergunning (work permit) is required. The Landelijk Steunpunt Arbeidsmigratie, LSA (national…

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More and more English spoken at restaurants and shops

'Este mich versteis dan kal ich plat taege dich', (If you understand me, I'll speak dialect with you) was sung as far back as the 1970s. In the Maastricht horeca (hospitality) and detailhandel…

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How to stand out in the wealth of talent that is the Maastricht Region

Welcome to Maastricht Region (WTMR) co-hosted with SNS Expertisecentrum Maastricht a highly successful first ever “Internationals meet Recruiters” event in April. Of course Expat Centre Maastricht…

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Energy cost allowance for international students

Are you an international student and struggling financially due to high energy bills? Find out if you're eligible for the one-off Energy Cost Allowance for international students living in Maastricht.…

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Driving School Maastricht explains how to exchange your driving licence

Driving licences issued by non-EU/EFTA need to be exchanged within 6 months of registering in the Netherlands, if they are valid. Wilco van Es adviser and trainer at Driving School Maastricht will…