008. Trade Delegations 3.0, small size increasingly does matter

Trade delegations are of all times, whether it were the VOC ships to the East in the 17th century, or the upcoming trade delegation by our minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation to Turkey in 2014. This blog is about the Dutch economy and the importance of trade delegations, including the growing number of […]


002. Turkish Entrepreneurship

Turkey, twenty times larger than the Netherlands, with 77 million inhabitants has many dimensions.  Two very pleasant aspects of Turkish society are the widespread, inspiring and vibrant entrepreneurship and unprecedented hospitality. I will write another blog on hospitality – this one is about my first experiences with Turkish entrepreneurship and the key role it played […]