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United Kingdom

Stephanie van der Berg

U.N. war crimes court that prosecuted Milosevic closes doors

21 Dec 2017

THE HAGUE The U.N. war crimes court that prosecuted atrocities committed during the breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s, and put former Serbian President Slobodan Milosevic on trial, closed its doors on Thursday after two decades.

U.N. Tribunal schedules verdict in Mladic war crimes trial for Nov. 22

18 Oct 2017

AMSTERDAM The U.N. Yugoslav tribunal said on Wednesday said it had scheduled its verdict in the war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb General Ratko Mladic for Nov. 22.

Dutch government rolls out carpet for business with tax cuts

10 Oct 2017

AMSTERDAM The incoming Dutch government rolled out the red carpet for big business on Tuesday, firming up plans to lower the corporate tax rate to 21 percent and scrap a 15 percent tax on dividends.

Dutch government rolls out carpet for business with tax cuts

10 Oct 2017

AMSTERDAM The incoming Dutch government rolled out the red carpet for big business on Tuesday, firming up plans to lower the corporate tax rate to 21 percent and scrap a 15 percent tax on dividends.

Eurogroup's Dijsselbloem: Greek primary budget surplus is 'on table'

10 Feb 2017

AMSTERDAM The size of Greece's primary budget surplus will be among topics of discussion at a meeting later on Friday of key players in the country's bailout and reform program, the head of the Eurogroup of euro zone finance ministers said.

World News

Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel

An Iranian tanker at the centre of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Washington called the release unfortunate and warned Greece and Mediterranean ports against helping the vessel.