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AMSTERDAM Aegon , the Dutch owner of U.S. insurer Transamerica Corp, reported a slightly better-than-expected underlying earnings of 1.06 billion euros ($1.21 billion) for the first half of 2018, helped by cost-cutting and better margins in the Netherlands.
AMSTERDAM ASML Holding NV , a supplier of equipment to the world's biggest computer chipmakers, reported forecast-beating second-quarter results, boosted by a rise in orders for its newest machines and demand from logic and memory chip makers.
AMSTERDAM Iran has filed a lawsuit against the United States alleging that Washington's decision in May to impose sanctions after pulling out of a nuclear deal violates a 1955 treaty between the two countries, the International Court of Justice said on Tuesday.
AMSTERDAM Dutch digital mapping company TomTom on Tuesday raised its full-year outlook as upbeat sales of software and services to carmakers in the second quarter helped offset the falling popularity of GPS devices.
THE HAGUE Britain's Foreign Minister Boris Johnson called on Tuesday for all nations to vote to bolster the powers of the chemical weapons watchdog, saying it should be able to assign blame for attacks with banned poison munitions.
AMSTERDAM A van struck four people at the Netherlands' largest music festival in the early hours of Monday, killing one of them and injuring the others before driving off, police said.
AMSTERDAM Adyen, , which processes payments for Netflix , Facebook and eBay , saw its value double to $17 billion in a market debut on Wednesday reminiscent of the 1999 tech bubble. | Video
AMSTERDAM Shares in Adyen, , which handles the payments backend for Netflix, Facebook and eBay, doubled on Wednesday in a market debut reminiscent of the 1999 tech bubble. | Video
AMSTERDAM Adyen, the Dutch fin-tech company whose payments processing technology is used by Facebook, Netflix and eBay, said on Tuesday its shares had been priced at the top of the indicated range in its initial public offering, valuing the company around 7.1 billion euros (£6.2 billion).
AMSTERDAM The listing of Adyen, the Dutch firm whose payments processing technology is used by Facebook and Netflix, got off to a strong start on Tuesday when investor demand for its shares covered those on offer within an hour.
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