Holland+You, Generating + Connecting + Creating GCC

Successful partnerships

Holland & GCC

Holland+You is a platform initiated by the Dutch economic network in the GCC to further strengthen business relationships between the Netherlands and the GCC countries.

Key sectors in Holland

Dutch solutions

Holland is one of the 20 largest economies in the world and is a leading global knowledge economy. In times of global, social and economic challenges, the Dutch find ways of how innovation and entrepreneurship can continue to grow. Dutch companies and organizations offer a broad range of products, services and technologies.

Joining forces

Partner of branch organizations

Holland+You and Dutch branch organizations joined forces to further support our Dutch companies doing business in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman and Kuwait. We are very proud of our partnerships, combining expertise and trade promotion.

GCC countries

Trade information

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is a political and economic union of Arab states bordering the Gulf. It was established in 1981 and its 6 members are the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain. The GCC’s prime geographical location is at the crossroads of the major Western and Eastern economies.

September 26, 2016 Delivering energy efficient, sustainable connected LED lighting systems and services, Philips Lighting is providing its products and expertise enabling the transformation to smart cities via indoor positioning in retail stores, connected offices with PoE, and architectural city lighting. General Manager Philips Lighting Middle East Rami Hajjar is one of the speakers during the opening ceremony of the Summit.

September 23, 2016 Dutch Cup is trialing the use of video assistant referees (VARs) this season. Ajax match witnesses first in-game review by a video referee after Willem II Tilburg's Anouar Kali sees his yellow card upgraded to a red.


25 Sep 16 27 Sep 16

The Big 5 Kuwait

The Big 5 Kuwait is the largest and best attended building and construction event in Kuwait.

26 Sep 16 29 Sep 16

Middle East Petrotrech

The 10th edition of the Middle East Refining & Petrochemicals Conference & Exhibition

28 Sep 16

Benelux Business Council Abu Dhabi and Holland+You present: Back to Business!

The BeNeLux Business Council, Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Abu Dhabi and Holland+You have the pleasure to invite you to a Back to Business event on behalf of the Ambassador Mr. Frank Mollen.