AMSTERDAM Dutch mainstream, EU-supporting political parties made gains in the first test of the European Parliament election, according to an exit poll that showed a surprise Labour victory and a weak showing for eurosceptics in the Netherlands.
(This May 23 story has been refiled to clarify source in headline.)
AMSTERDAM Netherlands-based staffing company Randstad beat first-quarter earnings forecasts on Wednesday, helped by stabilizing markets in Europe, apart from Germany, and growth in North America.
AMSTERDAM Dutch ASML said on Thursday it had been the victim of corporate espionage in 2015 involving employees from countries including China but said it had not been the target of any "national conspiracy".
AMSTERDAM Inspectors have concluded that a "toxic chemical" containing chlorine was used in an attack last April in the Syrian town of Douma, at the time held by rebels but besieged by pro-government forces, the global chemical weapons agency said on Friday.
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AMSTERDAM Ahold Delhaize, which operates supermarkets in Europe and the United States, is on track to meet a 20 percent U.S. online sales growth target this year as it opens automated grocery distribution points along the East Coast, its chief executive said on Wednesday.
ROTTERDAM A rare D-Day flag that flew on a U.S. Navy ship leading the allied advance at the beaches of Normandy nearly 75 years ago will be returned to America after going on display in the Netherlands on Monday.
ROTTERDAM, Feb 4 A rare D-Day flag that flew on
a U.S. Navy ship leading the allied advance at the beaches of
Normandy nearly 75 years ago will be returned to America after
going on display in the Netherlands on Monday.
AMSTERDAM Dutch companies could face serious problems if they don't prepare for a no-deal Brexit, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday.