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Startup Picnic runs grocery delivery bus in Dutch online shopping boom

6:52am EDT

Utrecht, Netherlands Coming to a stop outside yet another front door on Utrecht's narrow streets, 25-year-old Susann Huber gets out of her electric minivan, pulls out a crate of groceries and hands them over to a waiting customer. | Video

Unilever has plan B if Dutch retain dividend tax

Sep 11 2018

AMSTERDAM/LONDON Unilever has a plan to avoid unequal taxation for shareholders in countries such as Britain if the Dutch government fails to scrap its 15 percent withholding tax on dividends as planned or delays doing so.

Unilever has plan B if Dutch retain dividend tax

Sep 11 2018

AMSTERDAM/LONDON Unilever has a plan to avoid unequal taxation for shareholders in countries such as Britain if the Dutch government fails to scrap its 15 percent withholding tax on dividends as planned or delays doing so.

UPDATE 1-Unilever has plan B if Dutch retain dividend tax

Sep 11 2018

* Unilever says could distribute capital instead of dividends

ING CFO steps down as backlash grows after $900 million money laundering fine

Sep 11 2018

AMSTERDAM ING Groep's Chief Financial Officer is to step down amid a public backlash after the Dutch bank admitted last week it had failed for years to prevent money laundering and agreed to a 775 million euro ($900 million) settlement with prosecutors.

International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya

Sep 06 2018

AMSTERDAM The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled on Thursday that it has jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya people from Myanmar to Bangladesh as a possible crime against humanity.

International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya

Sep 06 2018

AMSTERDAM The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled on Thursday that it has jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya people from Myanmar to Bangladesh as a possible crime against humanity.

UPDATE 2-International Criminal Court says it has jurisdiction over alleged crimes against Rohingya

Sep 06 2018

AMSTERDAM, Sept 6 The International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled on Thursday that it has jurisdiction over alleged deportations of Rohingya people from Myanmar to Bangladesh as a possible crime against humanity.

JPMorgan picked to run sale of Anbang' Dutch insurer Vivat: sources

Sep 05 2018

HONG KONG/AMSTERDAM China's Anbang Insurance Group [ANBANG.UL] has picked JPMorgan to manage the 1.4-1.8 billion euro ($1.6-$2 billion) sale of its Dutch insurance arm Vivat, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

JPMorgan picked to run sale of Anbang' Dutch insurer Vivat - sources

Sep 05 2018

AMSTERDAM, Sept 5 China's Anbang Insurance Group has picked JPMorgan to manage the 1.4-1.8 billion euro ($1.6-$2 billion) sale of its Dutch insurance arm Vivat, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

World News

At U.N. podium, Trump to tout protecting U.S. sovereignty

Since U.S. President Donald Trump made his debut at the United Nations a year ago pushing an "America First" policy, he has quit the Iran nuclear deal, the U.N. Human Rights Council and lashed out at some of the closest allies of the United States.