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December 18, 2017 12:31 PM Van Gaal has ‘unfinished business’ with Man United

Then Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal in their game against Aston Villa at Old Trafford in this file picture taken on April 4, 2015. — Reuters picTHE HAGUE, Dec 18 — Firebrand football manager Louis van Gaal says he is “most likely done as a coach” but would step back into the ring for one exception: a chance to get back at Manchester United 21

December 16, 2017 1:50 PM Schiphol knifeman was 'confused': Dutch police

THE HAGUE: A knife-wielding man who was shot and wounded by Dutch military police after bursting into their office at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport was "confused" a spokesman said Saturday (Dec 16), adding that it was not terror related. The incident on Friday triggered panic on the airport's vast plaza, which is criss-crossed by thousands of people every 8

December 13, 2017 1:40 PM Dutch police ground drone-fighting eagles

THE HAGUE: Dutch police have clipped the wings of their airborne drone-fighting force of eagles, and fired their winged warriors deeming them too expensive and too unruly to be effective. After a series of tests in 2015, the police last year announced they were putting into operation a flock of the birds of prey to take down drones believed to be posing 36

December 12, 2017 12:10 PM PT2SB signs financing agreement for Malaysia oil storage terminal

SINGAPORE: Dutch oil and chemical storage company Royal Vopak said that PT2SB, a joint venture between it and Malaysia's Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas), Dialog Group Berhad and the Malaysian state of Johor, had signed a $1.25 billion financing agreement with a syndicate of 9 banks for an oil storage terminal. The financing will cover the PT2SB terminal 19

December 12, 2017 7:40 AM Dutch company bids S$487m for white coffee chain OldTown

LONDON: Dutch company Jacobs Douwe Egberts (JDE) has offered to buy Malaysian coffee company OldTown Berhad for RM1.47 billion (S$487 million) as the private company looks to further expand its global coffee empire. JDE, a global coffee and tea business operator, has offered RM3.18 per share for the operator of the OldTown White Coffee chain, which has 232 outlets 27

December 1, 2017 8:20 PM War crimes convict Praljak took cyanide, Dutch prosecutors say

AMSTERDAM: A preliminary autopsy indicates that Bosnian Croat war crimes convict Slobodan Praljak died of cyanide poisoning, Dutch prosecutors said on Friday. Praljak said he had taken poison in the courtroom immediately after his conviction and 20-year sentence were upheld on Wednesday, and died shortly afterward. In a statement, prosecutors said a toxicological 20

November 30, 2017 3:24 PM Stroll joins Alonso in 24 Hours of Daytona

Canadian driver Lance Stroll from the Williams team takes a picture with a fan as he arrives at the Australian Grand Prix track in Melbourne March 23, 2017. — Reuters picPARIS, Nov 30 — Williams’ Formula One driver Lance Stroll will line up in January’s Daytona 24-hour race in a car backed by Hong Kong martial arts film star Jackie Chan. The 19-year-old 8

November 29, 2017 1:27 PM Trump retweets anti-Muslim videos

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump on Wednesday retweeted three anti-Muslim videos posted by a British far-right group. One of them purports to show a Muslim beating up a Dutch boy on crutches. Another is described as showing an Islamist mob pushing a teenager of a rooftop. The third purports to show a Muslim throwing down and smashing a statue of the Virgin 19

November 17, 2017 8:09 PM New York Public Library's famed Fifth Avenue building set for renovation

THE New York Public Library has revealed a master plan to renovate and transform its iconic Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, a Beaux Arts landmark known for the famous lions that flank its grand entrance. Inside, the Schwarzman Building, located at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, houses one of the leading research libraries in the US. Dutch architecture 157

November 14, 2017 12:25 PM Infocomm Foundation, Dutch firm ink big data business deal

AMSTERDAM: Malaysia Infocomm Foundation (MIF) and Xomnia B.V. of the Netherlands signed a framework cooperation agreement on Monday to set up a joint venture (JV) company in Malaysia specialising in the big data business. Big data refers to data sets that are so large or complex data that traditional data processing application software is inadequate 44