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Berlin knew Ukraine flight dangers before MH17 crash: reports

Berlin knew Ukraine flight dangers before MH17 crash: reports

26 April 2015 | 0 comments

Berlin knew the risks of flying over war-torn east Ukraine before Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky last year but did not inform German airlines, local media reported on Sunday.Investigators are still...

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

25 April 2015 | 0 comments

Police from seven European countries detained 26 people in a crackdown on a horsemeat trafficking ring two years after a tainted meat scandal that rocked the continent, the EU's judicial agency Eurojust...

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

25 April 2015 | 0 comments

Police from seven European countries have detained 26 people in a crackdown on a horsemeat trafficking ring, two years after a tainted meat scandal rocked the continent, the EU's judicial agency Eurojust...

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat trafficking ring

25 April 2015 | 0 comments

Police from seven European countries detained 26 people in a crackdown on a horsemeat trafficking ring two years after a tainted meat scandal that rocked the continent, the EU's judicial agency Eurojust...

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat tracking ring

Europe's police crack massive horsemeat tracking ring

25 April 2015 | 0 comments

Police from seven European countries detained 26 people and seized hundreds of horse passports in a crackdown against a Europe-wide horsemeat trafficking ring, the EU's judicial agency Eurojust said Saturday.Eurojust...

Dutch expert fired after showing MH17 victim photos

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

A Dutch expert helping to identify victims from last year's MH17 airliner crash in Ukraine has been fired after showing photographs of the dead at a public lecture, the government said Thursday. "The...

Dutch still wary of sharing economy

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

Services such as Airbnb yet to catch on with the Dutch.

Thousands switch banks after executive pay rows

Thousands switch banks after executive pay rows

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

Thousands of people have moved their bank accounts from ING, ABN Amro and Rabobank to smaller and alternative banks.

Despite working more, Dutch women still do most cooking and cleaning

Despite working more, Dutch women still do most cooking and cleaning

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

Women continue to spend twice as long on household tasks as men even though they are working longer hours, according to new research for the social affairs ministry.

Tourism in the Netherlands surges – 40 percent increase in 15 years

Tourism in the Netherlands surges – 40 percent increase in 15 years

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

The number of tourists and business travellers visiting the Netherlands has soared by 40 percent over the past 15 years, the tourism board NBTC said on 23 April.

UN human rights expert condemns Dutch refugee deal

UN human rights expert condemns Dutch refugee deal

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

The United Nations’s special rapporteur on human rights has condemned the refugee bed and board deal agreed by the Dutch coalition government.

Dutch expert suspended after showing MH17 victim photos

Dutch expert suspended after showing MH17 victim photos

23 April 2015 | 0 comments

A Dutch expert helping to identify victims from last year's MH17 airliner crash in Ukraine has been suspended after showing photographs of the dead at a public lecture, police said Thursday."He has been...

'Stay-at-home' jihadists pose new threat, Dutch warn

'Stay-at-home' jihadists pose new threat, Dutch warn

22 April 2015 | 0 comments

While European intelligence focuses on the dangers of Islamist fighters returning from Iraq or Syria, the Netherlands warned Wednesday of the growing threat from radicalised Muslims who have never left...

'Many' human remains found at MH17 crash site: Dutch

'Many' human remains found at MH17 crash site: Dutch

22 April 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch investigators have recovered "many" more body parts and pieces of wreckage after resuming their search at the MH17 plane crash site in Ukraine, the Netherlands said Wednesday.All 298 passengers...

Heineken profits quadruple to 579 mn euros

Heineken profits quadruple to 579 mn euros

22 April 2015 | 0 comments

Dutch brewing giant Heineken said Wednesday its first quarter profits had quadrupled, boosted by the sale of its Mexican packaging arm.Net profit came in at 579 million euros ($620 million) against 143...

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