AMSTERDAM Dutch state-owned bank ABN AMRO , which is being readied for an eventual stock market flotation, fell to a loss in the fourth quarter and said loan impairments were likely to remain high this year.
AMSTERDAM TomTom , Europe's largest maker of navigation devices, warned of a further decline in earnings and revenue, citing slumping demand for its main product - stand-alone personal sat-navs - and a tepid recovery at best in the car market.
AMSTERDAM/PARIS Cable group Altice has set its sights on further international expansion after raising 750 million euros ($1 billion) from its stock market debut on Friday.
AMSTERDAM Philips forecast a slow start to 2014 as it grapples with currency volatility in Turkey, Argentina, Indonesia and other emerging markets and weak orders for healthcare equipment. | Video
AMSTERDAM Philips forecast a slow start to 2014 as it grapples with currency volatility in Turkey, Argentina, Indonesia and other emerging markets and weak orders for healthcare equipment.
VELDHOVEN, The Netherlands ASML, the world's biggest manufacturer of tools for the semiconductor industry, gave an optimistic outlook for 2014, saying its investment in new technology crucial to making the smaller, smarter chips of the future was starting to pay off.
AMSTERDAM East Timor demanded on Monday that Australia return seized documents relating to the two countries' negotiations over oil and gas reserves thought to be worth tens of billions of dollars.
AMSTERDAM The Netherlands kept its triple-A credit rating from Fitch, which said on Friday the decision reflected the country's strong underlying economic, institutional and credit fundamentals.
AerCap has emerged as one of the leading forces in aviation after agreeing to buy the world's second-largest jet lessor, but its chief executive said on Monday he was in no hurry to join the industry's recent plane ordering bonanza.
AMSTERDAM Every year Singaporeans and Malaysians choke on smoke when farmers and plantation firms in neighbouring Indonesia clear the land with fires during the dry season.