Latest in Tag: Netherlands Highlight

Latest in Tag: Netherlands


Cairo turns Orange

The Embassy of the Netherlands in Egypt organised the fifth Orange Bike Day with more than 5,000 cyclists participating on Friday morning. The goal of the event is to raise awareness about the importance of sustainability and sustainable business practices, supported by the slogan: Orange is the new Green. The event was planned with the …

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All the world’s a chip

It is not very fast and only works in freezing temperatures – but a newly invented nuclear chip certainly has some potential. It can hold 500 times more than current data storage devices.

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Daimler to buy car-leasing firm Athlon

The German auto maker – known for its Mercedes luxury cars – has acquired the Dutch car-leasing specialist because of its strong market position, allowing Daimler to improve its fleet management services.

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Founding EU members talk Brexit in Berlin

Germany’s top diplomat Frank-Walter Steinmeier urged Brexit talks to start “as soon as possible” after meeting representatives of the EU’s founding nations. His colleagues also put pressure on London to hurry talks up.

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Germany-Netherlands friendly in Hannover canceled by police

The international friendly between Germany and the Netherlands in Hanover has been canceled over security concerns, German police have confirmed. A suspicious object had been found before the game. Less than two hours before kick-off in the international match between Germany and the Netherlands in Hanover, the fixture was been canceled by German police due …

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Germany’s friendly against Netherlands a ‘symbol of freedom’

Germany are set to face the Netherlands in what is one of the hottest rivalries in international football. Following the terror attacks in Paris though, the heat is bound to be turned way down on this one. Both national team head coach Joachim Löw and manager Oliver Bierhoff used their pre-match press conference near Hanover …

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Germany-Netherlands friendly to go ahead

German football authorities have decided that the national team will play a friendly as planned against the Netherlands on Tuesday. The decision is clear refusal to be cowed by the terrorist attacks in Paris. The German Football Association (DFB) has confirmed that the country’s national team will play its Tuesdday friendly against the Netherlands in …

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Starbucks, Fiat to repay illegal tax advantages

US coffee retailer Starbucks and the financing arm of Italian carmaker Fiat must repay several million of euros in illegal tax advantages. The ruling is part of an EU clampdown on corporate tax avoidance. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager announced Wednesday that tax rulings which “artificially reduce a company’s tax burden” were illegal because they …

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