International Blog

Views on developments in the international business

Opening Business Center on 6 november 2017

After a busy start-up period and the in-house renovation of the 'business wing' with office spaces for internationally operating companies, the new business center of the World Trade Center will be officially opened on Monday 6 November. The new accommodation of the...

POWER-GEN International, Las Vegas | 5 – 7 December 2017

The world's largest event in power generation The POWER-GEN International is the world's largest event in the field of productions, trends and technologies in energy generation. Over 1400 companies from all kinds of industrial sectors exhibit energy-generating...

SEMICON- Europe – Munich-14-17-November-2017

  The largest international trade fair for the semiconductor industry in Europe SEMICON Europe focuses on critical issues and challenges in the area of ​​microelectronics. The event takes place every year at a different location. This year it is Munich's turn....

POLAGRA PREMIERY, Poznań | 18 – 21 January 2018

  8 - 21 January 2018 location: Poznań, Poland For Dutch SME entrepreneurs from the east of the Netherlands interested in export opportunities in agricultural markets to Poland Polagra Premiery is a biennial returning trade fair that is organized for the 7th time in...

Italian Food Products – 6 November 2017

Unique opportunity to get acquainted with Italian food products and the advantages of a platform on which more than 13,000 products are offered. On 6 November, a representative from World Trade Center Trieste will visit Hengelo to draw attention to their digital...

World Trade Day!

Interesting workshops, info-points, international guest speakers, customized advice and matchmaking sessions with 15 embassies one afternoon! Welcome to our global network. Following the International Business Forum 2016 and to ensure that the official opening of our...

Civic entrepreneurs draaiende motor succesvolle clusters

Door: Freerk Faber, directeur World Trade Center Twente Het inzetten van civic entrepreneurs is één van de factoren die een cluster tot een succes maakt, dat blijkt uit een onderzoek van de Radboud Universiteit in samenwerking met de kennis- en netwerkorganisatie...

Minimumloon in Duitsland

Door: Freerk Faber (WTC Twente) en Marielle Kisfeld MB RB (KroeseWevers Accountants en Belastingadviseurs) Regelmatig krijgen we als WTC Twente vragen over nieuwe wetten en regelingen in het buitenland. Gezamenlijk met onze partners in binnen- en buitenland geven wij...

Nederlandse economie groeit dankzij export

Uit de eerste berekening van de economische groei, gebaseerd op de nu beschikbare gegevens, blijkt dat de Nederlandse economie in het vierde kwartaal van 2014 met 0,5 procent is gegroeid ten opzichte van een kwartaal eerder. Deze groei wordt breed gedragen....

Qatar – What if Qatar loses the World Cup?

After the start of the World Cup 2014 in Brasil there is an increasingly uncertainty over Qatar's hosting of the FIFA 2022 World Cup. Although the BMI’s baseline scenario assumes that the event will go ahead in Qatar as planned,there can be made an analyse on the...