A new research reveals that 81% of parents want their younger teens should be allowed to continue drinking alcohol.
Dutch banker ING has completed the sale of its South Korean insurance division ING Life Korea in a deal worth around €1.27 billion, news agency AFP reports.
Authorities suspect a 32-year-old German man in custody at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam is an escaped convict. The man was stopped by border agents when he presented a Jordanian passport without a visa for the Schengen area.
Revised figures show the Dutch economy grew by 0.2 percent in the third quarter of 2013, a marked improvement on the 0.4 percent reduction a year earlier, according to the CBS. The growth estimate is measured against the second quarter of the year.
Police have arrested a 41-year convicted human smuggler who has been on the run since July,
Restricting foreigners from coffee shops is not discrimination,
A Russian seaman is believed to be dead after he presumably went overboard from a ship operated by Dutch firm Wagenborg. Alexander Merkulov, 56, was discovered missing after the ship he was on was struck by a 10-meter-wave. He has not been found.
Dutch natural gas company Gasunie transported a record amount of natural gas in 2013.
In recent months, sales of electric cars have increased sharply, according to figures from the RAI.
Two accidents that have left two people injured interrupted tram traffic in The Hague this morning.
Police in Gouda yesterday found the body of a 58-year-old man who has been dead in his apartment for at least a year. Authorities say he most likely died of natural causes.
Dutch content company Endemol has acquired a 33% stake in Channel 2 franchisee Reshet.
Portugal-based Polisport Group has purchased the Dutch baby seat maker Bobike, Bicycle Retailer reports.
The Netherlands universities attract a large percentage of international students to study. More than 80,000 students in Holland come from outside of the country.
The Dutch Development Bank has approved a five-year unsecured term loan of €5 million for Fortis Microfinance Bank in Nigeria, Business Day Online reports.
Strong winds battered the coasts of the Netherlands early this morning marking the third major storm to hit the country this year. French newspaper Le Figaro is reporting that a Russian seaman was swept overboard on a ship operated by Dutch firm Wagenborg and has not been found.