Jun 12 '13 08:49

The Dutch team won against 10-men China in their international friendly game in Beijing (0-2).

Jun 11 '13 14:04

The Dutch Central Bank (DNB) cautioned the Netherlands to cut its spending by around €8 Billion, to prevent it from adding more deficits which might go beyond the European Union limits.

Jun 11 '13 12:35

T-Mobile Netherlands opted for Dublin-based Openet as its billing platform for mobile services.

Jun 11 '13 10:08

Scottish Transport Minister Keith Brown is scheduled to visit the Netherlands to get an idea on how to adapt an appropriate biking strategy in their country, according to transport news site www.trl.co.uk.

Jun 11 '13 08:58

Wesley Sneijder has expressed his disappointment at losing his Netherlands captaincy. He became captain for the Netherlands team in 2012. But Louis van Gaal, the team’s present coach, has chosen Van Persie to replace him.

Jun 11 '13 08:19

Ex-Dutch Prime Minister Ruud Lubbers told Dutch TV that 22 US nuclear bombs are being stored underground in strongrooms at the Volkel airbase in Brabant.

Jun 11 '13 07:22

On May 25, a UFO sighting was reported in the Netherlands. The seemingly S-Shaped spacecraft, as evidenced by the viral photos online, was seen above the Muiderslot Castle.

Jun 10 '13 13:59

The Netherlands and Spain moves on to the UEFA European Under-21’s Championship semi-finals, after eliminating Germany and Russia, respectively.

Jun 10 '13 13:44

The Azerbaijan Export & Investment Promotion (AZPROMO) announced that the city of Baku will host the Azerbaijan-Belgium-Netherlands business forum on June 13.

Jun 10 '13 13:33

StutterTalk, a non-profit organization focused on discussing stuttering, announced on its website stuttertalk.com that guest host Barry Yeoman will be presenting at the 10th World Congress for People Who Stutter in Lunteren, The Netherlands.

Jun 10 '13 13:07

According to latimes.com, the Netherlands has the highest household debt levels in the Eurozone. Many Dutch bought homes as property values rose in the 1990’sand 2000’s. Their U.S. approach in tax breaks and enthusiasm of banks persuaded borrowers to get huge mortgages.

Jun 10 '13 12:38

The Netherlands is now qualified for the semi-finals of the European Under-21 Championship following its win over Russia (5-1).

Jun 8 '13 12:08

Glennis Grace was named the Best Female Singer at the annual Sterren.nl Awards for three consecutive years. The Annual Sterren.nl Awards aims to commemorate Netherlands’ popular music and supports up and coming pop music artists.

Jun 8 '13 12:02

Cigarettes in the Netherlands now cost as twice as they did ten years ago due to rising taxes, according to Dutch statistics bureau CBS.

Jun 8 '13 11:54

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands are scheduled to make their first official visit to the UK on July 19 and July 20, according to Royal Central. This will be one of their first trips as King and Queen.

Jun 8 '13 11:36

A 90 year-old man saved a teenager from drowning in Maas River in the city of Rotterdam in the Netherlands.


Subscribe to NL Times news