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DutchNews.nl
Ziggo within striking distance of KPN in fixed link telephonytwo companies joined forces two years ago. The original merger was taken to th
DutchNews.nl / Posted 14 hours ago
two companies joined forces two years ago. The original merger was taken to the European court by KPN, which says the commission had not looked properly at the new combine’s market position for sports broadcasting, the Financieele Dagblad repo... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch philanthropists take lead in 'sustainable' integration policyto invest hundreds of millions of euros in social policy, much of which will fo
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 days ago
to invest hundreds of millions of euros in social policy, much of which will focus on the integration of refugees, the Financieele Dagblad reported on Tuesday. The Maatschappelijk Alliantie (Major Alliance), which represents some 250 business... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
New 'Basel 4' capital requirements for banks will impact Dutch mortgagesand Basel 4, as the revisions are know, will further add to the requirements.
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 days ago
and Basel 4, as the revisions are know, will further add to the requirements. According to the Dutch central bank in the Financieele Dagblad, the Dutch banks are a combined €14bn short of meeting the new capital requirements. That means banks... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
High prices lead institutional investors to sell property portfolios: FDInstitutional investors are selling hundreds of millions of euros worth of Dutc
DutchNews.nl / Posted 9 days ago
Institutional investors are selling hundreds of millions of euros worth of Dutch property in an end of year surge, the Financieele Dagblad said on Tuesday. German investment company Patrizia is selling €200m worth of homes it bought from defunct... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
De Mol, Telegraaf out of each other's hair after epic battleand Talpa, the investment vehicle of Dutch media tycoon John de Mol is a ‘win w
DutchNews.nl / Posted 10 days ago
and Talpa, the investment vehicle of Dutch media tycoon John de Mol is a ‘win win’ situation for both parties,’ opined the Financieele Dagblad on Monday. Things were different back in March when the two companies were fighting tooth-and-nail in... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam introduces new rules to stop abuse of reverse listingsthe private company must publish detailed information about its plans, although
DutchNews.nl / Posted 10 days ago
the private company must publish detailed information about its plans, although it will not be known as a prospectus, the Financieele Dagblad said on Monday. ‘We are not against reverse listings but we are opposed to their misuse,’ an exchange... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Dutch People Are Different - ABN Amro Employees Want To End Bonus Schemeover nationalised ABN Amro's executive pay packets is on a completely different
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
over nationalised ABN Amro's executive pay packets is on a completely different level. Over the last week, Dutch newspapers Financieele Dagblad and NOS (Holland's version of the BBC), and other media outlets were awash with debates over the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
ABN Amro to phase out performance-related bonuses for 17,000 staffits current bonus structure for the 17,000 members of staff who are covered by
DutchNews.nl / Posted 14 days ago
its current bonus structure for the 17,000 members of staff who are covered by a formal pay and conditions agreement, the Financieele Dagblad said on Thursday. The paper bases its claim on people involved in the current talks between unions and... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch finance minister objects to some of Brussels proposals for EMUsuggestion that the eurozone be given its own budgetary capacity and the introd
DutchNews.nl / Posted 15 days ago
suggestion that the eurozone be given its own budgetary capacity and the introduction of a ‘super minister’ of finance, the Financieele Dagblad said. In his briefing, Hoekstra says that weak euro countries should forced to follow the Netherlands’... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
House sellers in Amsterdam make €131,000 average profithomes in 2017 typically made tens of thousands of euros in profits, with Amster
DutchNews.nl / Posted 16 days ago
homes in 2017 typically made tens of thousands of euros in profits, with Amsterdam commanding the highest windfalls, the Financieele Dagblad reports. According to figures from real estate analyst Calcasa, Amsterdammers were the biggest winners,... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Staffing agency Randstad goes digital, moves offices to industrial estatesthe Volkskrant. The move will result in annual savings for the company of arou
DutchNews.nl / Posted 22 days ago
the Volkskrant. The move will result in annual savings for the company of around €90 to €100m. In an interview with the Financieele Dagblad, Reiant Mulder, the director of the Dutch operations, said business was no longer reliant on people... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
European Medicines agency will bring jobs, generate millions of eurosin €10m to €15m while the 30,000 overnight stays which EMA visitors will book w
DutchNews.nl / Posted 22 days ago
in €10m to €15m while the 30,000 overnight stays which EMA visitors will book will generate €4m for the hotel sector. The Financieele Dagblad says experts suggest the EU agency will provide work for 1,500 people working in catering, cleaning,... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Building tycoon Dik Wessels, 3rd richest Dutchman, dies at the age of 71assets estimated at €4bn. Wessels had been in poor health for some time and ha
DutchNews.nl / Posted 23 days ago
assets estimated at €4bn. Wessels had been in poor health for some time and had recently undergone a bypass operation, the Financieele Dagblad reported on Tuesday afternoon. ‘I never set out to be rich. I got a lot of pleasure out of being a... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam hotels head for record profits in 2017among tourists and business people, particularly those headed for international
DutchNews.nl / Posted 23 days ago
among tourists and business people, particularly those headed for international congresses, continues unabated, the Financieele Dagblad said on Tuesday. The average per-night price of a hotel room has shot up to €140 from €131 as the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch chemicals firm links up with Auping to recycle mattresseshas reached agreement with Dutch mattress manufacturer Auping to make mattresse
DutchNews.nl / Posted 23 days ago
has reached agreement with Dutch mattress manufacturer Auping to make mattresses 100% recyclable within three years, the Financieele Dagblad reports. In a joint venture with start-up company Niaga, DSM is going to replace the latex layer used in... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Amsterdam hotel rooms selling for same price as a corner houseprices being paid for hotel premises in Amsterdam have exploded in the past yea
DutchNews.nl / Posted 27 days ago
prices being paid for hotel premises in Amsterdam have exploded in the past year, with costs per room soaring by 150%, the Financieele Dagblad said on Friday. Investors are paying an average of €427,000 for a room in the Dutch capital, slightly... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Recovery largely bypasses small business sector: new figuresthere is a small group of fast-growing firms, there is also a far bigger group
DutchNews.nl / Posted 27 days ago
there is a small group of fast-growing firms, there is also a far bigger group that never or rarely moves forward, the Financieele Dagblad reported on Friday. Taken together, SME companies booked 2016 turnover 3.4% or €30bn higher and created... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Work-related burn-outs on the rise due to part-time jobsthan full-time employees. In particular four day a week jobs involve people bei
DutchNews.nl / Posted 29 days ago
than full-time employees. In particular four day a week jobs involve people being expected to do too much, she told the Financieele Dagblad. ‘Three or five days a week is better,’ she told the paper. ArboNed’s research involved absenteeism... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch staffing agencies call for action on gig economy platformstriangle in which the rights and duties of employers and workers have disappear
DutchNews.nl / Posted 29 days ago
triangle in which the rights and duties of employers and workers have disappeared,’ ABU director Jurrien Koops told the Financieele Dagblad. ‘They bring together supply and demand, like staffing agencies, but unlike our members, they are barely... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch central bank eyes bonus payments for trading housesplan. FlowTraders, Intertrust, TMF Optiver and IMC are among the trading house
DutchNews.nl / Posted 30 days ago
plan. FlowTraders, Intertrust, TMF Optiver and IMC are among the trading houses based in the Netherlands. According to the Financieele Dagblad, they have a tradition of paying their staff relatively low salaries and large bonuses. The Netherlands... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch foreign minister rejects suggestion to double the EU budgetthe perverse incentive to actually spend it all. As a result, too much money is
DutchNews.nl / Posted 30 days ago
the perverse incentive to actually spend it all. As a result, too much money is wasted on political hobby horses,’ he is quoted as saying by the Financieele Dagblad. Labour parliamentarian Paul Tang described the plan as ‘too idiotic for... Read more
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Reuters
Dutch central bank sets up 'friendly' hacking team to attack own banksexperts and hackers to attack the country’s own financial infrastructure in ord
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
experts and hackers to attack the country’s own financial infrastructure in order to test and improve its defenses, Het Financieele Dagblad reported on Tuesday. In an interview with the paper, the bank’s Payments and Infrastructure chief Petra... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch watchdog warns about investing via digital currenciesknown as initial coin offerings (ICOs) while the chance is very good they will
DutchNews.nl / Posted a month ago
known as initial coin offerings (ICOs) while the chance is very good they will never see their money again,’ she told the Financieele Dagblad. ICOs fall out of the remit of the AFM, which says they are vulnerable to manipulation and can be used... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch gambling firms wait on Malta for licence to launch Dutch online casinoson Malta in anticipation of changes to Dutch gambling laws, which include plans
DutchNews.nl / Posted a month ago
on Malta in anticipation of changes to Dutch gambling laws, which include plans to issue licences to online casinos, the Financieele Dagblad said on Monday. At least four companies which own amusement arcades in the Netherlands have operations... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch-built super yachts are being re-sold to tax haven buyersyachts built in Dutch shipyards are being sold to suspect buyers around the wor
DutchNews.nl / Posted 1 months ago
yachts built in Dutch shipyards are being sold to suspect buyers around the world through tax havens, Trouw and the Financieele Dagblad reported on Friday. The dubious yacht transactions were revealed through an investigation being carried... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch courts are not authorised to hear BP damages claim, judges sayplunged. Other claims against BP are underway in the US and Canada but the Dut
DutchNews.nl / Posted 1 months ago
plunged. Other claims against BP are underway in the US and Canada but the Dutch case is the only one in Europe. The Financieele Dagblad says the ruling could have implications for the class action suit launched by the VEB against Volkswagen... Read more

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