Thursday, July 1, 2021

Panel Advises Dutch Government to Apologize for Role in Slave Trade

MSTERDAM, July 1 (Reuters) – An advisory panel in the Netherlands has told the government to acknowledge that the 17th-19th century transatlantic slave trade amounted to crimes against humanity, and...

July 1, 2021
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Wednesday, May 12, 2021
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Netherlands Pledges $2.6 Billion Subsidy to Bury Carbon Under the Sea

By Will Mathis and Akshat Rathi (Bloomberg) — The Dutch government has told a consortium of companies including Royal Dutch Shell Plc and Exxon Mobil Corp. that it will spend as...

May 12, 2021
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Tuesday, November 3, 2020
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Is The Netherlands The New Global Hub For LNG Trading?

by Lars Paulsson (Bloomberg) The Dutch natural gas market is reinforcing its position as one of the most important trading hubs in the world. Trade on the Dutch Title Transfer...

November 3, 2020
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Saturday, June 16, 2018
M/V Lifeline, run by the German NGO Mission Lifeline

Italy Bans Two Dutch Migrant Rescue Vessels

by Philip Pullella (Reuters) A heated exchange erupted after interior minister Matteo Salvini told more foreign NGOs operating migrant rescue ships in the Mediterranean they could not dock in Italian ports....

June 16, 2018
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Friday, August 26, 2016
Floating_BlueTEC Texel tidal energy platform

SPOTD: A Creative Spark Moored At Sea

Today’eo Ship Photo Of The Day (SPOTD) features the BlueTEC Texel tidal energy platform. Taking just six months from the drawing board to realisation, the BlueTEC Texel tidal energy platform...

August 26, 2016
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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Dutch River Cruise Evacuated After Ship “Sprung a Leak”

A cruise ship carrying 154 passengers and 40 crew was evacuated after it sprang a leak on a river in the eastern Netherlands early on Sunday morning, emergency services said.

June 22, 2014
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Wednesday, November 6, 2013
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U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea Unenforceable as Dutch Hope to Free Greenpeace Activists

The Netherlands asked an international court on Wednesday to order Russia to release 30 people detained during a Greenpeace protest against oil drilling in the Arctic at a tribunal Moscow refused to attend.

November 6, 2013
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Thursday, October 31, 2013
KNRM - Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij lifeboat damen nh1816

Dutch Naval Architects and Sea Rescue Professionals Unveil Next-Generation Fast Rescue Lifeboat

Building on lessons learned from many years of designing fast maritime craft, Damen Shipyards, Delft Technical University and De Vries Lentsch Yacht Designers and Naval Architects have teamed up to design...

October 31, 2013
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Monday, October 7, 2013

Three Missing After Dutch Security Vessel Sinks in Collision With Fishing Trawler

A search is underway in the North Sea for three missing from a standby security vessel that sank Monday morning following a collision with a fishing trawler.

October 7, 2013
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Friday, July 12, 2013
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Dutch LNG Hub Eyes Expansion On Rising Transport Fuel Interest

LONDON, July 12 (Reuters) – The owners of the Dutch liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Rotterdam are studying the possibility of opening a third jetty to accommodate small LNG...

July 12, 2013
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