Month: March 2013

Crain’s Business Recognizes Dutch Opportunity

Crain’s Business Recognizes Dutch Opportunity

The Netherlands has the fifth-largest economy in the eurozone, even though its 2012 tax revenues dropped 9 percent and its GDP contracted.  Its estimated GDP is $770.2 billion, No. 24 in the world, according to the CIA World Factbook. In 2011, the U.S. imported $33 billion 

Dutch Caucus Meets With WMGI Members

Dutch Caucus Meets With WMGI Members

Key Michigan Legislators meet with group’s leadership, Dutch Consulate General Members of the Michigan Legislative Dutch Caucus, comprised of nine State Senators and seven State Representatives, met with key members of the WMGI Feb. 21, to discuss the group’s efforts and future events. The meeting 

WMGI Honored by State of Michigan

WMGI Honored by State of Michigan

Special Tribute given by Governor’s Office, State House & Senate The West Michigan Global Initiative was recently honored for its efforts to forge a business and cultural partnership between West Michigan and The Netherlands. The WMGI received an honorary Special Tribute from the State of