Nov 6 '13 00:04

During the first half of this year Apple received four requests from governments to release private data of Dutch citizens, according to a report from Apple on information requests from governments. It is the first time for the company to publish these figures.

Nov 6 '13 00:04

A divorce will become a lot more complicated if the bill on the abolition of the standard marriage contract of VVD, PvdA and D66 is adopted, according to the Association of Family Lawyers and Divorce Mediators (vFAS).

Nov 6 '13 00:02

King Willem-Alexander will not hand over the 'Dream Book for Russia', by some gay organizations, to President Putin on Friday. It is not within the package of tasks of the King, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Nov 6 '13 00:01

T-Mobile has begun turning on its new 4G network. Customers can enjoy faster mobile internet through 4G. Officially T-Mobile offers the new mobile technology starting November 18, but customers already report on social media they have 4G.

Nov 5 '13 17:56

A new survey found that one in three employees is willing to accept a pay cut if he can keep a job.

Nov 5 '13 17:25

The Utrecht city council has nominated Jan van Zanen (VVD) as the new mayor of Utrecht, reports Tuesday.

Nov 5 '13 16:53

Dutch chemical and pharmaceutical maker DSM reports a 44.0% increase in third quarter net income.

Nov 5 '13 15:52

Amsterdam gets a permanent Body Worlds exhibition. As of January 16 plasticized corpses and body parts will be displayed in the former office of American Express on the Damrak.

Nov 5 '13 15:30

The Greenpeace activists from the Arctic Sunrise violated the safety zone of the Russian oil rig and that is punishable, according to former Greenpeace captain Albert Kuiken in a letter to de Volkskrant.

Nov 5 '13 11:30

Young pilots, who are unable to pay off their students loans, have decided to take ABN Amro to court.

Nos television that 60 pilots are taking the bank to court because they say it is difficult for them to pay back the loans of up to €125,000.

Nov 5 '13 10:54

Dutch dairy giant FrieslandCampina announced that it will close its plants in Eindhoven and Woerden, which will lead to the loss of 174 jobs.

Nov 5 '13 01:46

Groningen Airport Eelde will probably never ben financially independent, and will always need government support, concludes the Northern Court of Auditors following an investigation ( pdf ) .

Nov 5 '13 01:17

Police in Tilburg are investigating a curious multiple theft. A persistent toothbrush thief targeted several Kruidvat stores several times in recent months.

Nov 5 '13 00:59

King Willem-Alexander swore in Lucille George-Wout as Governor of Curaçao. With this act the island territory once again has a full-fledged governor, just before the introductory royal visit on November 18 and 19.

Nov 5 '13 00:36

An Amsterdam local from Moroccan descent was killed in a fight between Shiite and Sunni Muslims in the Yemeni city Damaj, confirmed sources to the NOS.

Nov 5 '13 00:03

In the Breda court a shot was fired Monday, from the public seating, during a session. The suspect is still at large. There were no injuries.


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