Netherlands Embassy in Riyadh Saudi Arabia

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Welcome to this website

Welcome on the website of the Royal Netherlands Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The diplomatic ties between our two kingdoms go back to 1869, when the Dutch were one of the first countries to recognize the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and established a consulate in Jeddah.

Netherlands Embassy in Riyadh

Abdullah Hizaf Asehmi Street
(Diplomatic Quarter)
11693 Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

+966 11 442 23 00

24 hours, 7 days in a week

April 13, 2016 This week the Embassy of the Netherlands in Saudi Arabia is participating at Riyadh Travel Fair Exhibition to promote the Netherlands as a travel desination, an initiative of the Economic Cluster. The fair takes place in the Prince Sultan Hall of the Faisaliah Tower. Visitors are welcome from April 12-15 from 4pm-10pm.

April 13, 2016 Our Deputy Head of mission Hans de Brabander and our policy officer trade and investment Yamen al-Bassatina participated at the Saudi-EU joint business event yesterday in Jeddah. Private sector companies got the chance to meet with commercial counsellors representing EU embassies of and discussed mutual cooperation and investment opportunities.


7 May 16

Europe Cup 2016

On May 7th the first Europe Cup for youth will be held at the premises of King Faisal School, Riyadh. Participating teams will be the Britisch School, French School and King Faisal School. The event is open for public.

9 May 16 29 May 16

Europe Month in Saudi Arabia

Europe Month in Saudi Arabia will be celebrated in May 2016 through a broad variety of cultural events like film events, a photo exhibition, a workshop and concerts.

16 May 16 18 May 16

Saudi Health Exhibition

The largest healthcare event in Saudi Arabia This year the fourth edition of Saudi Health Exhibition and Conference 2016 – a pioneering event held annually in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) for the regional healthcare industry - will be held. Under the patronage of the Ministry of Health, Saudi Health Exhibition and Conference hosts a premier platform for medical professionals, government officials, and providers of healthcare products and services to network and engage in business. Benefit from the upsurge in the Healthcare industry and reap the rewards of unparalleled exposure to key decision makers, government authorities, and high net worth investors from the KSA and be a part of Saudi Health, taking place from 16 - 18 May, 2016 at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre (RICEC) in Riyadh.

2 Oct 16 5 Oct 16

Saudi Agriculture

With the continued patronage and support of Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Agriculture, Saudi Agriculture is the Middle East's largest agriculture exhibition attracting exhibitors from the Middle East, Europe, the Americas and Asia in addition to local companies who will be displaying the latest agricultural products, services and equipment. The show's visitors include high-ranking officials, major manufacturers, dealers, agents and distributors looking to explore partnerships and growth opportunities within the largest and fastest-growing agricultural market in the GCC region.