Dutch finance minister opens up his life in blog

Filed as News on September 27, 2004 9:58 pm

by Duncan

electric new paper> PROBABLY a first among government ministers worldwide, Dutch Finance Minister Gerrit Zalm is making his life public in cyberspace.

He is starting a blog, a personal diary on the Internet, to give people an idea of what it is to be a minister, with insights into his professional and private life. read more>

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  1. By Donnay posted on March 2, 2006 at 6:51 am
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    I thing thats a great idea. But I don’t think it will be that good for his political life if he is too political and unguarded.

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  2. By Hong Kong Man posted on March 8, 2006 at 10:44 am
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    Quite agree – good post

  3. By Kane posted on March 9, 2006 at 1:59 pm
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    Good to see the finance ministers are not making good use of internet. Ha-ha!