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DutchNews.nl
Dutch rail operator braced for 'huge losses' on UK franchisesvery aggressive moves which can only lead to substantial losses, which NS and t
DutchNews.nl / Posted 12 hours ago
very aggressive moves which can only lead to substantial losses, which NS and the Dutch taxpayer will have to bear,’ the Telegraaf quoted a top figure in the UK rail sector as saying on Wednesday. Last year NS/Abellio was fined €41m by the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Cheap flights from Schiphol need to end, says former environment ministerpressure. Alders suggested Schiphol would have to be more selective about whic
DutchNews.nl / Posted 16 hours ago
pressure. Alders suggested Schiphol would have to be more selective about which flights would get landing rights, the Telegraaf reported. ‘Therefore cheap flights have had their day,’ he said. Intercontinental links need to be given priority... Read more
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Canberra Times
Illegitimate son battles his way into Dutch royal familybehind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable
Canberra Times / Posted 23 hours ago
behind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable to Klynstra within weeks, according to De Telegraaf and other Dutch newspapers. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. It would be the end... Read more
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The Age
Illegitimate son battles his way into Dutch royal familybehind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
behind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable to Klynstra within weeks, according to De Telegraaf and other Dutch newspapers. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. It would be the end... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Illegitimate son battles his way into Dutch royal familybehind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
behind closed doors, but the council was expected to make a decision favourable to Klynstra within weeks, according to De Telegraaf and other Dutch newspapers. Get the latest news and updates emailed straight to your inbox. It would be the end... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Employees should offer 'decent jobs' to relieve skill shortage, says union chiefand women in the Netherlands only have themselves to blame, the chairman of the
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 days ago
and women in the Netherlands only have themselves to blame, the chairman of the CNV trade union federation told the Telegraaf on Monday. The construction industry, hospitality industry and IT are all crying out for skilled staff but ‘these... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
New US ambassador to the Netherlands admits no-go comments were wrongPete Hoekstra with president Donald Trump. Photo: Facebook The new US ambassad
DutchNews.nl / Posted 2 days ago
Pete Hoekstra with president Donald Trump. Photo: Facebook The new US ambassador to the Netherlands has told the Telegraaf that he had made mistakes in talking about no-go zones and politicians being set on fire. Piet Hoekstra, who took up office... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
US envoy reportedly 'dismayed' over past comments on Muslims, violence in NetherlandsIt was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an intervie
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
It was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an interview Friday with the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. Hoekstra said he "mixed up" countries, though he didn't specify which ones. He had previously denied making the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
US envoy reportedly 'dismayed' over past comments on Muslims, violence in NetherlandsIt was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an intervie
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
It was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an interview Friday with the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. Hoekstra said he "mixed up" countries, though he didn't specify which ones. He had previously denied making the... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
US envoy reportedly 'dismayed' over past comments on Muslims, violence in NetherlandsIt was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an intervie
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
It was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an interview Friday with the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. Hoekstra said he "mixed up" countries, though he didn't specify which ones. He had previously denied making the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US envoy reportedly 'dismayed' over past comments on Muslims, violence in NetherlandsIt was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an intervie
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
It was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an interview Friday with the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. Hoekstra said he "mixed up" countries, though he didn't specify which ones. He had previously denied making the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
US envoy reportedly 'dismayed' over past comments on Muslims, violence in NetherlandsIt was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an intervie
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 4 days ago
It was an incorrect statement. It was just wrong," Hoekstra said in an interview Friday with the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf. Hoekstra said he "mixed up" countries, though he didn't specify which ones. He had previously denied making the... Read more
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Gulf News
New US envoy vows to move on, build ties with Dutchin building on the issues we have discussed,” Peter Hoekstra said in remarks pu
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
in building on the issues we have discussed,” Peter Hoekstra said in remarks published Saturday in the conservative De Telegraaf daily.He added he regretted his comments in 2015 in which he had wrongly claimed that Islamists had brought... Read more
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DW
Trump's ambassador to the Netherlands apologizes for false 'no-go' claims |that are being burned". Reflecting on his remarks in a Dutch newspaper, Hoekst
DW / Posted 4 days ago
that are being burned". Reflecting on his remarks in a Dutch newspaper, Hoekstra told the conservative daily De Telegraaf: "That one shocked me personally ... While you know there have been other issues in other countries in Europe, you... Read more
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BBC News
Trump ambassador admits 'no-go zone' claimWednesday, he refused to answer questions about his comments. On Friday Mr Hoe
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday, he refused to answer questions about his comments. On Friday Mr Hoekstra finally admitted to Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf that he had made the remarks, to a right wing gathering in the US, and said he was "shocked" by them. "That was a... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'I Got It Wrong,' U.S. Ambassador Says About Muslim 'No-Go Zones' In The Netherlands2015 conference organized by the conservative David Horowitz Freedom Center. B
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
2015 conference organized by the conservative David Horowitz Freedom Center. But on Friday, he told the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf, "That one shocked me personally. ... While you know there have been other issues in other countries in Europe, you... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'I Got It Wrong,' U.S. Ambassador Says About Muslim 'No-Go Zones' In The Netherlands2015 conference organized by the conservative David Horowitz Freedom Center. B
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
2015 conference organized by the conservative David Horowitz Freedom Center. But on Friday, he told the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf, "That one shocked me personally. ... While you know there have been other issues in other countries in Europe, you... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump’s Dutch ambassador apologizes for anti-Muslim remarksback, I am shocked I said that," Hoekstra, a former Republican congressman from
New York Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
back, I am shocked I said that," Hoekstra, a former Republican congressman from Michigan, told Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf during an interview in The Hague. "It was a wrong statement. It was wrong." Hoekstra's tenure as ambassador got... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
After drubbing by media, ambassador to the Netherlands apologizes for anti-Muslim remarksRepublican congressman from Michigan and recent political appointee, made the a
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Republican congressman from Michigan and recent political appointee, made the apology during an interview Friday with De Telegraaf, one of the largest Dutch newspapers, at the end of a particularly rough week for the new ambassador. "Looking... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
After drubbing by media, ambassador to the Netherlands apologizes for anti-Muslim remarksRepublican congressman from Michigan and recent political appointee, made the a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Republican congressman from Michigan and recent political appointee, made the apology during an interview Friday with De Telegraaf, one of the largest Dutch newspapers, at the end of a particularly rough week for the new ambassador. "Looking... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
'Shell is considering bidding for Dutch green energy group Eneco'to bid for green energy firm Eneco whose owners, made up of 53 local councils,
DutchNews.nl / Posted 5 days ago
to bid for green energy firm Eneco whose owners, made up of 53 local councils, are divided about its future, the Telegraaf said on Friday. At the same time, a dispute between the local authority shareholders and the company’s board is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Trump's ambassador to Netherlands was asked to name a person 'burned' because of Islam. He couldn't.on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reporters to Trump ambassador: ‘This is the Netherlands — you have to answer questions’Wednesday drew a similar response. ‘‘Embarrassing performance from controversi
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Wednesday drew a similar response. ‘‘Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador,’’ read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country’s largest newspapers. ‘‘Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague,’’ read another.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
The ambassador to Netherlands was asked to name a person 'burned'...on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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ajc.com
Dutch reporters to US ambassador: ‘This is the Netherlands; you have to answer questions’on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump's ambassador to Netherlands was asked to name a person 'burned' because of Islam. He couldn't.on Wednesday drew a similar response. “Embarrassing performance from controver
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. “Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador,” read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country’s largest newspapers. “Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague,” read another.... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch paper telephone directory to cease publication after 138 yearscounterpart Gouden Gids will be replaced entirely by internet from next year.
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 days ago
counterpart Gouden Gids will be replaced entirely by internet from next year. DTG chief executive Erik Wiechers, told the Telegraaf the phone directory is ‘an iconic book’, but added no-one was mourning its disappearance. ‘We have three million... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Armed robberies continue to decline, robbers are getting youngerarmed robberies on homes and business premises in the Netherlands continues to
DutchNews.nl / Posted 6 days ago
armed robberies on homes and business premises in the Netherlands continues to go down but police chiefs say in Thursday’s Telegraaf they are concerned that the robbers are getting younger. Last year there were 1,103 armed robberies across the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'This is the Netherlands, you have to answer questions': U.S. ambassador offers uncomfortable silenceon Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
'This is the Netherlands, you have to answer questions': U.S. ambassador offers uncomfortable silenceon Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'This is the Netherlands, you have to answer questions': U.S. ambassador offers uncomfortable silenceon Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'This is the Netherlands, you have to answer questions': U.S. ambassador offers uncomfortable silenceon Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controver
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
on Wednesday drew a similar response. "Embarrassing performance from controversial ambassador," read a web headline at De Telegraaf, one of the country's largest newspapers. "Ambassador Hoekstra lost his way again in The Hague," read another.... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Philips Lighting trims R&D unit as competition issues profit warningfoster more focus. The company is increasingly concentrating on smart lighting
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
foster more focus. The company is increasingly concentrating on smart lighting and the internet of things applications, the Telegraaf reported. The jobs which are going are less relevant for these developments, the company told the Eindhovens... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
It cost almost €700,000 to form the new Dutch government: TelegraafThe bill to taxpayers for last year’s cabinet formation process reached €692,17
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
The bill to taxpayers for last year’s cabinet formation process reached €692,179, the Telegraaf said on Wednesday, quoting parliamentary accounts. Officials will not go into details about what the money was spent on, but a spokeswoman said the bill... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Four bidders line up for AkzoNobel's chemicals armand coatings group AkzoNobel has confirmed there are four companies interested
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
and coatings group AkzoNobel has confirmed there are four companies interested in buying its specialty chemicals unit, the Telegraaf quoted Bloomberg as saying on Wednesday. German specialty chemicals concern Lanxess is among the four who are now... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Messi tells Barcelona to sell trio after Coutinho deal; Man Utd change plans to snare £40m Brazilianformer boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has complete
TEAMTalk / Posted 9 days ago
former boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has completed a move to Qatari side Al-Gharafa on an 18-month contract Norwich are close to signing Nigeria international Tyronne Ebuehifrom Den Haag (De Telegraaf) Share this... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Arsenal, Liverpool to fight for Barca man in summer; hands off Vestergaardformer boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has complete
TEAMTalk / Posted 9 days ago
former boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has completed a move to Qatari side Al-Gharafa on an 18-month contract Norwich are close to signing Nigeria international Tyronne Ebuehifrom Den Haag (De Telegraaf) Share this... Read more
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TEAMTalk
Mourinho acts to ensure Man Utd don't miss £40m winger; Spurs bid for Barcelona starformer boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has complete
TEAMTalk / Posted 9 days ago
former boss Walter Mazzarri (Gazetta dello Sport) Wesley Sneijder has completed a move to Qatari side Al-Gharafa on an 18-month contract Norwich are close to signing Nigeria international Tyronne Ebuehifrom Den Haag (De Telegraaf) Share this... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
KLM cabin crew strike called off, but unrest prevails at Dutch carrierpilots’ union VNV is also threatening future action if conditions in their new
DutchNews.nl / Posted 9 days ago
pilots’ union VNV is also threatening future action if conditions in their new pay deal are not improved considerably. The Telegraaf says pilots are ‘furious’ over the ‘gift’ KLM had given its cabin staff. The implication is that terms were so... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
KLM agrees to give up Schiphol New York slots to Norwegian AirEuropean Commission. KLM gave up the slots so that other carriers could operate
DutchNews.nl / Posted 9 days ago
European Commission. KLM gave up the slots so that other carriers could operate on the very competitive New York route, the Telegraaf reported on Monday. Budget carrier Norwegian Air plans to operate four flights a week between Schiphol and New... Read more
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soccernews
Wesley Sneijder set for shock Qatar moveFormer Dutch international Wesley Sneijder is in advanced negotiations with a Q
soccernews / Posted 12 days ago
Former Dutch international Wesley Sneijder is in advanced negotiations with a Qatari side Al-Gharaffa Sports Club, De Telegraaf has reported. The 33-year-old OGC Nice playmaker has largely failed to make an impact in Ligue 1 this season. Sneijder... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
The Art of Banksy opens today“A must see!” – MARIE CLAIRE ”Such a special opportunity to see works of the m
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
“A must see!” – MARIE CLAIRE ”Such a special opportunity to see works of the mysterious street artist” – VROUW/TELEGRAAF “The Art of Banksy is a MUST for every art-lover. Get inspired! - COSMOPOLITAN “It’s an experience you shouldn’t... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Despite higher sales, Dutch high streets are still vulnerable, says INGrisen to above pre-crisis levels. Nevertheless, the high street sector is very
DutchNews.nl / Posted 13 days ago
risen to above pre-crisis levels. Nevertheless, the high street sector is very vulnerable warns a new report by ING, the Telegraaf reported on Thursday. ING experts attributed retail sector sales growth largely to web shops, adding that their... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch rapper under fire over 'slut' comments, appearances cancelledthe follow-up video. ‘It was really stupid of me because I have a duty to set a
DutchNews.nl / Posted 13 days ago
the follow-up video. ‘It was really stupid of me because I have a duty to set an example,’ he is quoted as saying by the Telegraaf. ‘When the first video was criticised I felt I was under attack… so I made the second film. In retrospect you... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Critics slam Rotterdam police plan to confiscate expensive clothesto confiscate expensive clothing and shoes from youngsters they suspect of havi
DutchNews.nl / Posted 13 days ago
to confiscate expensive clothing and shoes from youngsters they suspect of having criminal connections. On Wednesday, the Telegraaf reported that police officers in Rotterdam are going to start seizing expensive jackets and luxury watches from... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
'Reduction in refugee numbers costs asylum seeker centre agency €250m'the COA told broadcaster NOS ‘is in the right direction’, is equivalent to a qu
DutchNews.nl / Posted 13 days ago
the COA told broadcaster NOS ‘is in the right direction’, is equivalent to a quarter of the agency’s annual budget, the Telegraaf says. Far fewer refugees came to the Netherlands last year following the agreement between the EU and Turkey to... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Rotterdam police to confiscate expensive jackets and watches from suspectsseizing expensive jackets and luxury watches from potential criminals if it is
DutchNews.nl / Posted 14 days ago
seizing expensive jackets and luxury watches from potential criminals if it is not clear how they have been paid for, the Telegraaf said on Wednesday. Trials of the scheme will begin shortly under the supervision of the public prosecution... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
New NEC coach Ljinders: Klopp and Liverpool said they couldn't take this away from metook Liverpool unawares as he chose to quit his assistant coaching role yesterd
tribalfootball.com / Posted 14 days ago
took Liverpool unawares as he chose to quit his assistant coaching role yesterday to take charge of NEC. He told De Telegraaf: "I could not ignore this opportunity. The pressure to become a champion with this club motivates me... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Regional bus drivers prepare to strike over pay and pension demandswork pressure, higher pay and a healthier pension, the system will grind to a s
DutchNews.nl / Posted 15 days ago
work pressure, higher pay and a healthier pension, the system will grind to a stop,’ spokesman Wilfred Jonkhout told the Telegraaf on Monday evening. Employers organisation VWOV, which represents the regional bus firms, has urged the unions to... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Few major incidents as the Netherlands brings in the New Yearwere taken to hospital after the balcony they were standing on collapsed and th
DutchNews.nl / Posted 16 days ago
were taken to hospital after the balcony they were standing on collapsed and they fell three metres to the ground, the Telegraaf reported. And in Amersfoort, a 26-year-old woman was seriously injured after falling out of a window, the paper... Read more
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