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updated Thu. February 23, 2017

The Netherlands narrowly defeated Greece last night in Nijverdal (NED) at the fourth round of the FINA women's Water polo World League 2017.
Kobo Plus is a new service that lets customers pay a monthly fee to access a library of 40,000 eBooks. It's basically the company's answer to Scribd and Amazon's Kindle Unlimited.
criminals target cash and high value assets during arrivals, departure and in transit. It is not safe to endanger your in-house employees or other untrained persons to protect your valuable assets.
Leaders of radical right-wing populist parties were quick to hold up the victory of Donald Trump as the forerunner of their own impending triumphs in national elections scheduled for the Netherlands, France and Germany during 2017. Geert Wilders will ...
consumers in the Netherlands purchase an assortment of products digitally, ranging from clothing items to cleaning products.
A massive storm is set to hit the Netherlands this afternoon, bringing with it winds of up to 130 kilometers per hour. The windy weather is expected to cause problems with all forms of transport in the country, from motor traffic to planes.
The survey among more than 6 thousand Dutch found that while there are concerns about contradictions in society, most are positive about the Netherlands' future, AD reports. "I think we overestimate the discontent in the country", researcher Peter ...
The late painter died in 2015 in Schagen, Netherlands. Swann's African-American Fine Art catalogs usually provide extensive background about each lot and its artist.
The man first flew to Turkey in December 2014. He was caught on the Syrian border, sent back to the Netherlands, jailed but subsequently released in May 2015.
When Angelique Dietz, once of the Netherlands, now of Northfield, details her difficulties and triumphs as an immigrant in America, she provides a disclaimer: this personal immigrant experience is a privileged one.
Amsterdam HOUSEBOAT ACCOMMODATIONS: LIVING LIKE A LOCAL. There are sixty miles of canals in Amsterdam; 165 waterways that thread their way through the city defining its geography, its history and if you were lucky enough to live on or near ...
Aon is looking to increase its footprint in Europe, and Germany and Italy in particular, Pascal Hogenboom, the company's chief executive in the Netherlands, told IPE. This was based on the company's fiduciary experience gained in the UK and the US.
There's no need to lift your eyes off your phone to cross the street anymore! In order to allow its citizens to concentrate on their smartphone without risking their lives on every street corner, Bodegraven, a small Dutch city, decided to install a set ...
Small amounts of radioactive iodine-131 found in the air above Norway, Finland, Poland, Czech Republic, France and Spain last month raised concerns across Europe.
With wind gusts expected to reach 130 km/h on Thursday, the Dutch national railway NS preemptively cancelled trains nationwide. The trains will run on a substantially reduced schedule so crews have enough time to deal with incidents like downed wires ...
"Most Dutch are good people, but I think the greatest fear is that [Wilders' win could] change Dutch people's attitude toward the Syrians," said Yahia, who is himself a Syrian refugee from Damascus, living in the Netherlands since 2014. Like others ...
Winds of up to 130 kph are set to hit coastal areas on Thursday evening as a major storm moves in from the Atlantic, Dutch weather bureaus said on Wednesday.
Meteorological institute KNMI issued a code yellow weather warning for very strong winds set to hit the Netherlands on Thursday afternoon.
The Netherlands has moved a step closer to regulating the production of cannabis in bid to remove a grey area that has stymied the country's famously relaxed approach to the recreational drug.
Protected bike lanes work great, keeping vulnerable cyclists safe and separated from large, dangerous vehicles. But eventually the bike lane will meet the traffic lane, throwing everybody together.
"That's when it hit home for me," Hilali, a Dutchman of Moroccan descent who immigrated to the Netherlands with his parents when he was a toddler, said at his home in The Hague.
On 23 January, Donald Trump reinstated a Reagan era policy which prohibits the granting of American foreign aid to health providers abroad who discuss abortion as a family-planning option.
In this article, we examine the Netherlands from a sectoral flow analysis perspective to see if the private sector, containing the local stock market, is getting the support it needs from the government and external sectors to continue its march upward ...
Today marks the 70th birthday of Her Royal Highness Princess Christina of the Netherlands. She is the youngest sister of the former Queen (now Princess) Beatrix of the Netherlands, which makes her the maternal aunt of King Willem-Alexander. She was ...
At the country level, those investors continued to pull money out of Italy and Netherlands equity funds while redemptions from France Equity Funds climbed to an eight-week high.
In this photo taken Jan. 15, 2016, Hemi, an American Curl mix cat is shown at Craven County Animal Control in New Bern, N.C. The cat has spent the last four years wandering Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point in Cherry Point, N.C.
It is common international practice for investigators of aircraft accidents to invite and engage professionals working with specific equipment to help them in their inquiries, the Russian regulator pointed out adding that Moscow is ready to assist the ...
The Netherlands has signed a protocol to its double tax avoidance treaty with Uzbekistan, designed to prevent the treaty from being inappropriately used to avoid taxes.
healthcare training and education company VIVO Healthcare has received strategic investment from ICCO Investments. The investment arm of Netherlands-based ICCO Cooperation will support VIVO's plans to expand into various emerging markets which ...
After advancing out of pool play the past two World baseball Classic's and finishing fourth in 2013, the Netherlands is looking to make a statement this time around and possibly compete for the championship.
The Netherlands may have found a way to improve safety without prying pedestrians away from their phones. The Dutch town of Bodegraven is trialing a new ground level traffic light system in the hope that they will be more effective in attracting the ...
... business ideas and concepts in the communities. Michel Deleen, the head of the Netherlands Delegation on Friday, February 17, announced his government's plan to support about 500 young Nigerians in the development of their business ideas, in 2017.
Traffic information service ANWB expects major traffic jams across the Netherlands today and tomorrow as the Dutch spring break kicks off.
Thierry Baudet, the head of Forum for democracy, at a party meeting in Arnhem, the Netherlands. The party takes Russia's side on many issues and is competing for seats in the Dutch elections in March on a platform of hostility to the European Union.
The first international rally for Scottish independence will be held Saturday 22 April at The Hague, Netherlands. This campaign has been spearheaded by Raimond Dijkstra, a 43 year old cable company worker who founded a Netherlands for Scottish ...
With victory in sight of what would have been the highest successful chase in WCL Championship history, Hong Kong stumbled in the last six overs as Netherlands pulled off a tense five-run win at Mong Kok to take sole possession of first place on the ...
Those familiar with the Dutch know that they love their bicycles. But their love isn't a "neon yellow spandex" type of love.
Transport: Commission refers Croatia, the Netherlands, Portugal and Sweden to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to correctly implement EU ...
The National Coordinator for Counterterrorism and Security Dick Schoof is very concerned about at least 80 children of Dutch jihadists that are growing up in ISIS territory, he said to the Telegraaf on Wednesday. - Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Industrials and healthcare sectors led shares higher.
The Dutch insurers' association Verbond voor Vezekeraars has published an alternative list with health cover removed, which puts the Netherlands in eighth place among EU countries. Swiss and Norwegian residents also spend more of their household ...
Can freedom of expression be applied to history writing, or is it too sacrosanct to be touched? Questions like these, and more, will be answered by internationally-acclaimed historian Professor Antoon de Baets from the University of Groningen, Netherlands.
Lundin petroleum AB announced Monday that its board of directors has proposed to spin-off its assets in Malaysia, France and the Netherlands into a newly formed company called International Petroleum corporation (IPC) and to distribute the IPC shares ...
Dutch comedian Arjen Lubach's "America first, but Netherlands Second" video has triggered a world wide response.
Hong Kong's push for a final day win on their home first-class debut was thwarted by a record partnership by Netherlands batsmen Ben Cooper and Pieter Seelaar as the sides settled for a high-scoring draw at Tin Kwong Road. Set a target of 507 to win, ...
I ask the Dutch ruling party's Europe spokesman what the election next month is about. "Identity," he replies without hesitation.
Major countries across Europe including Germany, France and the Netherlands will hold elections, creating uncertainty about the future state of the European Union (EU).
Netherlands - Dutch police have seized a truckload of chemicals they say could have produced up to one billion ecstasy pills.
Dutch police say they have seized enough materials in a truck to make one billion ecstasy pills. Officers said they found 100 canisters of hydrogen, 15 tons of caustic soda and 3,000 litres of other chemicals in a lorry around 50 miles south of Rotterdam.





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