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EU opens anti-trust probe into FedEx/TNT Express tie-up

EU opens anti-trust probe into FedEx/TNT Express tie-up

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

The EU on Friday opened an anti-trust probe into FedEx's 4.4 billion euro ($4.8 billion) deal to buy Dutch rival TNT Express, a key tie-up for the e-commerce delivery business.EU Competition Commissioner...

EU opens anti-trust probe into FedEx/TNT Express merger

EU opens anti-trust probe into FedEx/TNT Express merger

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

The EU said Friday it has opened an anti-trust probe into plans by US delivery service giant FedEx to buy Dutch rival TNT Express for 4.4 billion euros, a key tie-up for the e-commerce delivery business.EU...

Teen drunks should pay for own hospital treatment: survey

Teen drunks should pay for own hospital treatment: survey

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Eight out of 10 Dutch adults think teenagers who end up in hospital because they have drunk too much should have to pay all or part of the bill themselves.

Four in 10 young Dutch women have been sexually assaulted: research

Four in 10 young Dutch women have been sexually assaulted: research

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Four in 10 Dutch women under the age of 25 report having had some form of sexual contact against their will, ranging from forced kissing to rape, according to a new report for the Limburg health board.

Polish nationals less likely than Dutch to claim welfare

Polish nationals less likely than Dutch to claim welfare

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Polish nationals are less likely to claim welfare benefits than the native Dutch, according to new figures from the national statistics office CBS which were released on Thursday.

Nijmegen is seen as the safest Dutch student city

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Nijmegen is the safest of the Netherlands main seven student cities, according to online research involving 1,000 students who are studying at a university away from home.

From bees to barbecues: Amsterdam maps show the city’s many faces

31 July 2015 | 0 comments

Amsterdam city council is publishing a series of online maps giving fascinating information about the Dutch capital, from the location of waste containers to the habitat of the oak processionary caterpillar.

Nyenrode MBA Road Show: Experience the impact of a Nyenrode MBA in your own city

Nyenrode MBA Road Show: Experience the impact of a Nyenrode MBA in your own...

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Get insight into how Nyrenrode's MBA can impact your career with MBA-style workshops, networking and course information at the MBA Road Show. [Contribute by Nyrenrode]

EU 'very much regrets' Russian veto of UN MH17 resolution

EU 'very much regrets' Russian veto of UN MH17 resolution

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

The EU said Thursday it regretted as a "setback" a Russian veto of a UN resolution for a tribunal to prosecute those responsible for downing Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine last year."We very...

EU 'very much regrets' Russian veto of UN MH17 resolution

EU 'very much regrets' Russian veto of UN MH17 resolution

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

The EU said Thursday it regretted as a "setback" a Russian veto of a UN resolution for a tribunal to prosecute those responsible for downing Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine last year."We very...

Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs on oil price slump

Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs on oil price slump

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday said it plans to reduce its headcount by 6,500 this year owing to sliding oil prices and as it looks to complete a mega takeover.With crude oil futures down by about a half...

Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs on oil price slump

Royal Dutch Shell to cut 6,500 jobs on oil price slump

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday said it plans to reduce its headcount by 6,500 this year owing to sliding oil prices and as it looks to complete a mega takeover."Today's oil price downturn could last for...

Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 tribunal

Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 tribunal

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution Wednesday that sought to set up a special tribunal to try those responsible for shooting down flight MH17 over Ukraine.Eleven of the 15 members...

Australia PM slams 'outrageous' Russian MH17 veto

Australia PM slams 'outrageous' Russian MH17 veto

30 July 2015 | 0 comments

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Thursday Russia's "outrageous" veto of a UN resolution to establish a special tribunal to try those who shot down flight MH17 over Ukraine reinforced concerns...

Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 tribunal

Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 tribunal

29 July 2015 | 0 comments

Russia vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution Wednesday that sought to set up a special tribunal to try those responsible for shooting down flight MH17 over Ukraine.Eleven of the 15 members...

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