The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in London, United Kingdom

Visit Dutch minister of Finance, and President of the Euro-group, Jeroen Dijsselbloem

Our Ambassador Simon Smits welcomed Dutch minister of Finance, and President of the Euro-group, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, this week in London.

The Dutch delegation arrived at the Centre for European Reform, a think-tank devoted to improve the European Union and strengthening its role in the world. During the dinner the Minister gave a speech titled: 'How the EU-27 should respond to Brexit'. In the evening Dijsselbloem became the top news story after he spoke to BBC’s News night!

The minister delivered another keynote speech at the annual European Conference at the United Bank of Switzerland (UBS). This time about the banking union, the results of the banking union project, and the future of the Eurozone economy.