Traditionally, on the 3rd Tuesday of September the King opens the new year for the Houses of Representatives. Subsequently, the finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem, presents in the the financial outlook for the next year.
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Speaking to RTL news after Dijsselbloem’s presentation, prime minister Mark Rutte said the theme of the budget is “the need to keep on track in turbulent times”.
‘We need to prepare ourselves for international threats,’ he said. ‘We need to take account of the fact that bad times might come.’