AMSTERDAM Fans of Dutch soccer team Willem II Tilburg came under fire in the Netherlands for throwing a large party with no regard for social distancing rules to celebrate their team's return to European competition.
LEIDSCHENDAM, Netherlands A U.N.-backed court on Tuesday convicted a member of the Hezbollah group of conspiring to kill former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri in a 2005 bombing that set the stage for years of confrontation between Lebanon's political forces. | Video
AMSTERDAM ABN Amro is to end all trade and commodity financing after a series of losses, shedding 800 jobs as it joins a growing list of banks restructuring or reducing their commodities business to cut risk.
AMSTERDAM EssilorLuxottica said on Monday that GrandVision's actions during the coronavirus crisis could provide grounds for ending its 7.2 billion euro ($8.5 billion) takeover of the Dutch eyewear stores operator.
BRUSSELS/AMSTERDAM, July 21 Hungary, Poland and
the Netherlands all claimed victory on Tuesday after a European
Union summit left open how to tie a new coronavirus recovery
fund to democratic values, raising doubts about whether
compliance would be possible or meaningful.
AMSTERDAM Electrical equipment maker Philips said a recent surge in orders for scanners and other medical equipment should enable group sales and margins to rebound over the next six months from a slump in the second quarter.
* First day of talks hits impasse after 13 hours of
THE HAGUE The Dutch government on Friday said it would file a suit against Russia at the European Court of Human Rights over the downing of Malaysia Airlines passenger flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine six years ago.
AMSTERDAM Big Macs delivered on meal trolleys, hand sanitizers at the entrance and designated waiting spots to separate customers could become a feature of McDonald's restaurants in the Netherlands when they are allowed to reopen.