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Dutch government will not sell land to Facebook parent Meta -ANP -Breaking


© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The brand of Meta Platforms is seen in Davos, Switzerland, Might 22, 2022. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – The Dutch authorities won’t but promote land within the metropolis of Zeewolde to Fb (NASDAQ:) proprietor Meta, information company ANP reported on Friday, citing remarks by the nation’s housing minister.

ANP cited Hugo de Jonge as saying the corporate had not met situations to make use of the land.

In March, Meta put plans to construct the big knowledge centre on maintain as a result of political opposition. Whereas the Dutch authorities initially sought to draw international funding in knowledge centres, public opinion has turned towards them for his or her perceived disproportionate use of renewable power.