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Dutch court orders Facebook to pull financial fraud adverts

4:15pm GMT

AMSTERDAM A Dutch court has ordered Facebook to remove advertisements that misuse the likeness of a local celebrity to promote fraudulent Bitcoin-related investments.

Prosus sticks with £4.9 billion bid for Just Eat but lowers threshold

9:58am GMT

LONDON/AMSTERDAM Prosus held firm on its $6.3 billion (£4.9 billion) offer to buy Just Eat on Monday as it argued the merits of its bid versus one from Takeaway.com for the British online takeaway delivery firm.

Takeaway.com tweaks Just Eat offer in move to thwart rival Prosus

04 Nov 2019

Takeaway.com has changed its line of attack in the battle to buy food delivery ordering service Just Eat , effectively lowering the threshold for approval of its offer as it seeks to fend off rival suitor Prosus .

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-Takeaway.com switches Just Eat deal structure as Prosus circles

04 Nov 2019

* Takeaway to take advantage of overlapping investors- analyst

Shareholders trade barbs as Just Eat takeover battle simmers

28 Oct 2019

AMSTERDAM The takeover battle for British food delivery ordering service Just Eat heated up on Monday as a key shareholder accused German peer Delivery Hero of undermining one of the two rival offers.

Delivery wars: Prosus's $6 billion offer for Just Eat sets up food fight with Takeaway

22 Oct 2019

AMSTERDAM/LONDON Dutch internet conglomerate Prosus made an unsolicited $6.3 billion cash bid to buy British food delivery firm Just Eat on Tuesday, using its superior firepower to try to scupper an all-share offer from rival Takeaway.com . | Video

Going Dutch? Low interest rates rattle 'world's best' pension system

18 Oct 2019

AMSTERDAM When Frans Kolkman hung up his police badge in 2017, he was looking forward to a comfortable retirement. Two years later he's among millions of Dutch pensioners facing a cut and fearing there may be worse to come.

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