Just under two weeks ago the Nuon Solar Team announced that it would head to Egypt to participate in the Somabay Egyptian Solar Challenge, in collaboration with students of the University of Helwan in Cairo. The team did participate, but circumstances dictated that the event would be different than…

Nuon Solar Team | Racing in Egypt: Not quite as expected

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#somabayegyptiansolarchallenge Day 2
Official race is delayed today. This afternoon races will take place within the Soma Bay Area. Fingers crossed for tomorrow!
Fun facts about Nuna 8S: she weighs 160 kilograms, her average speed is 160 km/h and the driver can get out of the car within 15 seconds (and yes, we've seen it demonstrated!)
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Today the Dutch Nuon Solar Team, in cooperation with students from Helwan FS, is test driving Nuna 8 for the Somabay Egyptian Solar Challenge starting tomorrow. Nuna 8 is currently the World Solar Challenge Champion and has made over 20.000 km. Nuna 9 is being built in the Netherlands at the moment so the Somabay Challenge will be the last one for Nuna 8.
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Today the Dutch Nuon Solar Team, in cooperation with students from Helwan FS, is test driving Nuna 8 for the Somabay Egyptian Solar Challenge starting tomorrow. Nuna 8 is currently the World Solar Challenge Champion and has made over 20.000 km. Nuna 9 is being built in the Netherlands at the moment so the Somabay Challenge will be the last one for Nuna...
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Today we celebrate democracy in the Netherlands. We are choosing our new parliament. The polling station at the Embassy when we were counting votes cast by members of the Dutch community in Egypt.
The Dutch “Nuon Solar Team,” from Delft University, world champions of the World Solar Car Race for 6 times, including the past 2 championships, arrived in Cairo. From 17-21 March, they will compete in the Somabay Egyptian Solar Challenge (SESC) against teams from Egypt, Germany, Canada, France, Turkey, India, Morocco, the United States, and the United Arab Emirates.
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Today it is #InternationalWomensDay, the day we celebrate the social, economic, and political achievements of women. We also take the opportunity to call for action to improve women’s rights! Promoting gender equality and empowering women is a priority in foreign policy of the Netherlands. Therefore, the embassy of the Netherlands in Egypt proudly supports the local organization Ikhtyar for...
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On Zero Discrimination Day, we celebrate everyone's right to live a full life with dignity, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, nationality, or beliefs. The Netherlands is committed to halting the spread of HIV worldwide as part of the Sustainable Development Goals. Towards this end, we support good distribution systems, public awareness campaigns, and most importantly, working to achieve a...
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Last week H.E. Laurens Westhoff, Ambassador of the Netherlands in Cairo, visited H.E. Dr. Ahmed El-Tayyeb, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar. The discussion focused on possibilities to improve the bilateral cooperation between the Netherlands and Al-Azhar university, including on how to emphasize the importance of the concept of citizenship among Muslims living in Europe.
Vacature Management Assistent Landbouwafdeling

De Ambassade van het Koninkrijk der Nederlanden in Cairo, Egypte, is op zoek naar een Management Assistent (functieschaal 06) voor 37,5 uur per week (fulltime).

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Vacature Management Assistent Landbouwafdeling | Nederlandse Ambassade in Cairo, Egypte

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On Sunday 19 February 2017, H.E. Dr. Khaled El Enany, Minister of Antiquities, and H.E. Laurens Westhoff, Ambassador of the Netherlands in Cairo, traveled to Dakhleh Oasis for the official opening of Villa Serenus and of Qasr Dakhleh. The reconstruction of Villa Serenus and the documentation and restoration of Qasr Dakhleh were financed by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Cairo...
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CBI, Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries, continues to actively set up long term programs in Egypt. The CBI program is part of the development cooperation effort of the foreign relations of the Netherlands. The Dutch governmental agency assists small and medium-sized enterprises from Egypt to export to the European Union.

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CBI is the Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries | CBI - Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing countries

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This week, the annual Ambassadors Conference is taking place in The Hague. Ambassadors, Consuls-General and Permanent Representatives to international organizations from Dutch missions worldwide are participating, including the Dutch Ambassador to Egypt, Laurens Westhoff. The conference is full of meetings with politicians, the business community and civil society. Discussions on a wide range...
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Our Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Lilianne Ploumen announced yesterday the intention to establish an international fund financing projects supporting access to birth control, women’s health education and safe abortions, throughout developing countries. Her aim is to gather 600 mln. euros. Ms. Ploumen said the fund could be supported by governments, businesses and...
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Dutch Agri & Food exports hit record high in 2016. The Netherlands is top of the league in Europe and the second-largest agri-food exporter in the world. During the opening of International Green Week in Berlin, Minister of Agriculture Martijn van Dam announced that in 2016 Agri & Food exports totalled almost 94 billion euros. Agricultural products accounted for 85 billion euros and...
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Agri & food exports achieve record high in 2016

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Last week a delegation of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Dutch Parliament had a successful two-day visit to Egypt. The delegation was received by President Sisi, Speaker of Parliament Abdel Aal, members of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Egyptian Parliament and the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry. The delegation also met representatives of Egyptian NGOs, human rights...
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Minister of Infrastructure and Environment of the Netherlands Melanie Schultz has arrived in Egypt for a two-day visit with her counterpart, Minister for Water and Irrigation Mohamed Abd el-Aati. During the visit, the Ministers will discuss Dutch-Egyptian cooperation in coastal zone management, water and agriculture, rural sanitation and wastewater management. As part of the visit, the...
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Still tired from the New Year's Eve celebrations, tens of thousands Dutch men and women started 2017 with a dive into the cold sea! Proceeds of the traditional Dutch 'New Year Dive' are often donated to charity. The biggest event takes place at the beach in Scheveningen, where over 10.000 people participate, all dressed in traditional orange Unox-hats!
In solidarity with the victims of the recent terror attacks in Egypt, the Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Bert Koenders visited Pope Tawadros and the Saint Peter Church yesterday. Minister Koenders conveyed condolences on behalf of the Dutch government and people. The Minister promised that the Netherlands will continue to stand with all Egyptians in their struggle for stability and...
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