Feature: Dutch city of Tilburg sees "golden opportunity" in direct Chengdu rail link
TILBURG, The Netherlands, June 17 (Xinhua) -- A new direct rail link from Chengdu to Tilburg, the sixth largest city and the second largest logistic hotspot in the Netherlands, is being seen as a "golden opportunity." Chengdu is 10,947 km away in China ...
Mary Earps to train with Lionesses' Euro 2017 squad
Reading goalkeeper Mary Earps will train with the England Women's squad who will travel to the Netherlands next month for UEFA Women's Euro 2017. Head coach Mark Sampson has called up Earps as a fourth training goalkeeper. The Lionesses meet up ...
Dutch students prefer green over establishment jobs, survey shows
Students in the Netherlands would prefer a job with a company regarded for its high environmental standards over employment with an establishment firm, the annual survey of the most attractive employers by Swedish consultancy Universum. The Swedish ...
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Pet cat found after marathon journey from Netherlands to Austria
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It's thought that Pepper may have stowed away in a truck travelling from the Netherlands to Aschbach-Markt, west of Vienna. Pepper was spotted by a hunter, on the outskirts of a farm. She was emaciated and appeared to be sick. He managed to catch her ...
Dutch king was anonymous KLM guest pilot for 21 years
THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch passengers on KLM flights might have recognized the co-pilot's voice when he introduced himself on the airline's Cityhopper services. It was not just their co-pilot telling them weather conditions and estimated time of ...
Who's at the Controls on KLM? Sometimes, the Dutch King
Dutch King Reveals Secret Life As Part-Time Pilot On KLM Airline
Dutch King Secretly Kept Pilot Job for 21 Years
Feline and fishy tales: Dutch cat and carp travel long distances
A cat which never returned from a rooftop stroll in Tilburg in August has been found in Austria, regional broadcaster Omroep Brabant reports. It is thought the animal made the journey in a truck. A hunter found the cat in the countryside near Vienna ...
England Women's boss Mark Sampson names squad for Netherlands trip
England Women's head coach Mark Sampson has selected his 23-player squad for this month's international match against Netherlands. The Lionesses will face the Euro 2017 hosts in Tilburg on Tuesday 29 November (6pm GMT) in their final game of 2016.
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Are Tourists Allowed in Dutch Coffeeshops? The Strange Tale of the 'Weed Pass'
Back in 2012, after years of political debate over tourists pouring into Holland to buy and consume cannabis, the Dutch government introduced a so-called weed pass that would effectively ban tourists and allow only locals into the country's famous ...
Dutch concern at visit of top Eritrean official
In 2016, the Dutch took in some 2,800 Eritreans, some 9 percent of all refugees welcomed into the country, according to the official Dutch asylum-seekers' organisation. The University of Tilburg said many of the 20,000 Eritreans now living in The ...
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