Report: Dutch budget talks with Wilders' party collapse

By REUTERS
April 21, 2012 16:53

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

AMSTERDAM - Budget talks between the Dutch minority coalition government and its key ally, Geert Wilders' Freedom Party, have collapsed, Dutch news agency ANP reported on Saturday, citing unnamed sources.

The political parties had been in talks for several weeks, trying to reach a deal to cut about 14 billion to 16 billion euros from the annual budget in order to bring down the state budget deficit to European Commission targets.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 20, 2018
Greece exits final bailout successfully

By REUTERS