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Bart H. Meijer

Dutch find 13 Omicron cases among S.Africa travellers

3:14pm EST

ROTTERDAM Dutch health authorities said on Sunday that 13 cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant have been found in the Netherlands among passengers that were on two flights from South Africa that arrived on Friday. | Video

Dutch: Some of the 61 COVID cases from South Africa flights are new variant

Nov 27 2021

AMSTERDAM Dutch health authorities said on Saturday they had detected 61 COVID-19 cases among people who flew from South Africa on Friday and believe at least some infections are of the new omicron variant.

Dutch find 61 COVID cases among South Africa passengers, looking for new variant

Nov 27 2021

AMSTERDAM, Nov 27 Dutch health authorities said on Saturday they had detected 61 COVID-19 cases among people who flew from South Africa on Friday and were now conducting further testing to see whether any are infected with the recently discovered Omicron variant.

Dutch PM Rutte orders nighttime lockdown to fight COVID-19 surge

Nov 26 2021

AMSTERDAM The Dutch government on Friday ordered further restrictions including a nighttime closure of bars, restaurants and most stores to stem a record-breaking wave of COVID-19 cases that is threatening to overwhelm the country's healthcare system.

Ahold Delhaize plans to list online retailer Bol.com next year

Nov 15 2021

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -Supermarket group Ahold Delhaize said on Monday it wanted to spin off its 5.5 billion euro ($6.3 billion) Dutch online retail business Bol.com, which is competing with Amazon.com, and to list its shares in the second half of next year.

Dutch return to partial lockdown as COVID-19 cases soar

Nov 12 2021

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -The Netherlands will return to a partial lockdown from Saturday after the government ordered restaurants and shops to close early and barred spectators from major sporting events in an effort to contain a rapid surge in COVID-19 cases. | Video

Netherlands returns to partial lockdown amid COVID-19 surge

Nov 12 2021

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -The Netherlands will return to a partial lockdown from Saturday after the government ordered restaurants and shops to close early and barred spectators from major sporting events in an effort to contain a rapid surge in COVID-19 cases.

UPDATE 1-Netherlands returns to partial lockdown amid COVID-19 surge

Nov 12 2021

AMSTERDAM, Nov 12 The Netherlands will return to a partial lockdown from Saturday after the government ordered restaurants and shops to close early and barred spectators from major sporting events in an effort to contain a rapid surge in COVID-19 cases.

Dutch face three-week, partial lockdown as COVID-19 cases soar

Nov 12 2021

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) -Bars and restaurants will close early and sporting events will be held without audiences under a three-week, partial lockdown that is expected to be announced in the Netherlands on Friday evening.

ABN Amro considers share buyback after surprise Q3 profit jump

Nov 10 2021

AMSTERDAM ABN Amro said on Wednesday it was looking to buy back its shares, as the Dutch bank reported an unexpected 14% increase in third-quarter net profit helped by economic recovery and the easing of COVID-19 lockdowns.

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