De balans opgemaakt na Harvey 

Wat kunnen we doen?

6 december 2017 | Een bericht van Houston Chronical, David Hunn and Ryan Maye Handy

Nadat orkaan Harvey de regio van Houston letterlijk heeft overstroomd, kwamen de vragen: wat kunnen we doen om dit in de toekomst te voorkomen? Hoe kunnen we onze regio beter beschermen?

De Houston Chronicle organiseerde een open forum dat bezocht werd door ruim 500 betrokken mensen. In deze bijeenkomst zijn vele opties geopperd. De twee meest van belang zijnde oplossingen die naar voren kwamen zijn:‚Äč

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December 29, 2017 Categories: Texas Water

Agriculture in Texas 

Some stats

Juni 2017 | Agriculture in Texas

Texas, known for its steak, longhorns and in the Netherlands for Boer Olke, has a lot to offer when it comes to agricultural businesses. Since the '80's a lot of Dutch farmers has established themselves in Texas to build their farms.

A few facts about Agriculture in Texas:

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June 30, 2017 Categories: Economy Texas

Texas is again the strongest economic partner of the Netherlands 

The Netherlands Business Support Office-Texas (NBSO- Texas) and the Netherlands American Chamber of Commerce -Texas Chapter (NACCTX) proudly share the new US- Dutch trade and investment data analyzed by the Royal Netherlands Embassy. This data shows once again that the Netherlands and the USA have a partnership that works. But we are even more proud of the fact that Texas is (again) proven to Lees meer
Posted by Saskia Pardaans July 13, 2016 Categories: Economy Texas

Texas strong: Economy remains resilient as oil prices fall 

Oil prices can't mess with Texas. Some economists warned last year that Texas could slide into a recession in 2015 as oil prices tanked. Last week, prices hit a 6-year low to $42, down from $100 a barrel a year ago. But Texas added jobs in five of the first six months this year. The state's 4.2% unemployment rate has actually ticked down a little this year, and it's well below the nation's 5.3% rate, according to the Federal Reserve Lees meer
August 26, 2015 Categories: Texas