Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau

The Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau BV (ANP) is the largest news agency in the Netherlands. ANP was founded on 11 December 1934 by the association of Dutch newspapers (NDP). The news agency's founders sought to produce a fast, fair and accurate alternative to the existing commercial news agencies.[1]

Algemeen Nederlands Persbureau
IndustryNews agency
Founded11 December 1934 (1934-12-11)
HeadquartersThe Hague, Netherlands
Key people
Martijn Bennis (CEO);
Freek Staps (Chief Editor);
Bas van Beek (Director);
Kick Hoyng (Sales Director).
ProductsWire service, News, Photos, Data, Infographics, Radio, Video
Number of employees
ParentTalpa Network