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Exclusive: Dutch hospitals to drop U.S. body brokers, cite ethical concerns

10 Dec 2018

AMSTERDAM - Two major Dutch hospitals say they will stop importing human body parts from American firms, which they have been doing without any regulation for a decade. | Video

Chemical weapons agency to investigate alleged Aleppo attack

26 Nov 2018

THE HAGUE/GENEVA The global chemical weapons agency will investigate an alleged gas attack in Syria's Aleppo on Saturday that reportedly wounded up to 100 people, the head of the agency said on Monday.

Russia fails to curb new powers of chemical weapons watchdog

20 Nov 2018

THE HAGUE Members of the global chemical weapons watchdog on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a Russian-led push to undercut new powers that allow the agency to point the finger of blame for the use of banned toxic munitions in Syria.

Ahold Delhaize to lift target for online sales after strong performance

07 Nov 2018

AMSTERDAM Ahold Delhaize , the Dutch-Belgian operator of grocery stores in Europe and the United States, expects to increase its target for online sales after they surged in the third quarter, its top executive said on Wednesday.

Bracing for Brexit, Dutch regulator seeks more resources - sources

15 Oct 2018

AMSTERDAM The Dutch financial markets regulator, already scrambling to process a flurry of relocation requests from UK-based companies, will need about 10 percent more staff to cope with the extra work caused by Brexit, sources close to the matter told Reuters.

Unions accuse Chevron of 'massive' tax avoidance via the Netherlands

09 Oct 2018

AMSTERDAM International and Dutch unions filed a complaint with a global trade body on Tuesday accusing Chevron Corp. of funneling billions of euros through letter box companies in the Netherlands to avoid taxation.

West accuses 'pariah state' Russia of global hacking campaign

05 Oct 2018

LONDON/THE HAGUE/WASHINGTON Western countries issued coordinated denunciations of Russia on Thursday for running what they described as a global hacking campaign, targeting institutions from sports anti-doping bodies to a nuclear power company and the chemical weapons watchdog. | Video

Dutch government says it disrupted Russian attempt to hack chemical weapons watchdog

04 Oct 2018

THE HAGUE Dutch authorities disrupted an attempt in April by Russian intelligence agents to hack the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Defence Minister Ank Bijleveld said on Thursday. | Video

Britain says Russian military intelligence behind host of global cyber attacks

04 Oct 2018

THE HAGUE Britain accused Russian military intelligence on Thursday of directing a host of cyber attacks aimed at undermining Western democracies by sowing confusion in everything from the 2016 U.S. presidential election to the global chemical weapons watchdog. | Video

Dutch government says it disrupted Russian attempt to hack chemical weapons watchdog

04 Oct 2018

THE HAGUE Dutch authorities disrupted an attempt in April by Russian intelligence agents to hack the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Defence Minister Ank Bijleveld said on Thursday.

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