Gulf Times - Netherlands
Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Unilever drops London for post-Brexit Dutch HQ

Anglo-Dutch consumer giant Unilever on Thursday chose The Netherlands over London to host its headquarters, dealing a blow to Britain's efforts to keep multinational companies onside following Brexit.

Lawyer raises 67,000 euros online to aid expats' Brexit case

Lawyer raises 67,000 euros online to aid expats' Brexit case

A lawyer helping British expatriates in a legal battle over their rights as EU citizens after Brexit said Monday more than 67,000 euros was raised in four days to fight an appeal in the case.

Netherlands confirms highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu outbreak

Netherlands confirms highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu outbreak

The Netherlands confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu at a farm in the northern part of the country, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Wednesday, citing a report from the Dutch ministry of Economic Affairs.

Dutch shocked by call to ban EU electric pulse fishing

Dutch shocked by call to ban EU electric pulse fishing

The black clouds hanging over the boats in Dutch ports Friday were not the remnants of wild winter gales, but harbingers of another devastating storm brewing for Dutch fishermen.

Rare Van Gogh drawings, 'forgotten' Flincks go on display

Rare Van Gogh drawings, 'forgotten' Flincks go on display

Art lovers are in for a rare treat as four forgotten works by Dutch masters Vincent van Gogh and 17th-century painter Govert Flinck have gone on display, after gathering dust for more than 100 years.

MH17 families voice concerns over new discovery of remains

MH17 families voice concerns over new discovery of remains

Relatives of those killed in the MH17 air disaster have called for greater respect for victims' remains fearing some may be ‘playing a game’ after a new discovery of bones.

Iranian political activist shot dead in Netherlands

Iranian political activist shot dead in Netherlands

A political activist who founded an Arab nationalist group seeking an independent state inside Iran was shot dead in the Netherlands, police said on Thursday.

Dutchman put on trial for Ethiopian war crimes in 1970s

Dutchman put on trial for Ethiopian war crimes in 1970s

A Dutch citizen will go on trial in the Netherlands next Monday on charges he committed war crimes in Ethiopia in the 1970s.

Dutch open 'world's first 3D-printed bridge'

Dutch open 'world's first 3D-printed bridge'

Dutch officials toasted on Tuesday the opening of what is being called the world's first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists.

Two tigers rescued from Aleppo find new Dutch home

Two tigers rescued from Aleppo find new Dutch home

Two tigers rescued from an abandoned zoo in the war-torn Syrian town of Aleppo are to be given a new home in a Dutch sanctuary, the animal refuge said Friday.

Manchester City striker Aguero injured in Dutch car crash

Manchester City striker Aguero injured in Dutch car crash

Manchester City's Argentine striker Sergio Aguero "sustained injuries" in a car crash in the Netherlands and is returning to Britain to be checked ahead of the weekend's Premier League fixtures, the club said on Friday.

Dutch police detain second suspect after Rotterdam concert threat

Dutch police detain second suspect after Rotterdam concert threat

Dutch police detained a second suspect on Thursday after a Spanish tip-off about a possible attack caused the cancellation of a rock concert in Rotterdam a day earlier.