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A changing climate is bad news for a continent that doesn’t like change

Economist 11 Aug 2022
Counting container ships coming into Rotterdam and Marseille gives a clue as to the haleness of trade. Frankfurt, where the European Central Bank sets interest rates, is worth a (brief) visit ... In medieval times the town on the bank of the Rhine began making money from charging barges navigating between the Netherlands and Switzerland ... a threat.
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Low Rhine water level to hit output at two German coal plants

Mining Dot Com 04 Aug 2022
Its output may be irregular until Sept ... 7 for the same reason ... “Much of the needed hard-coal is transported from the Dutch ports of Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Antwerp by barges,” Deutsche Bank said in a research note, adding that reduced shipping cut economic growth by 0.2% percentage points in 2018 ... Kaub hit 25 cm at one point in 2018 ... .
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BlueCity – Rotterdam's hub for entrepreneurs

The Manila Times 18 Jul 2022
Situated in prime location in the former subtropical swimming oasis Tropicana on the banks of the river Maas and overlooking two of Rotterdam's iconic bridges — Erasmusbrug and Willemsbrug — the BlueCity business incubator is home to 40-odd young entrepreneurs who work on ...
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Dutch central bank chief apologizes for links to slavery

Beaumont Enterprise 01 Jul 2022
AMSTERDAM (AP) — The Dutch central bank chief apologized Friday for the institution's involvement in the 19th-century slave trade, the latest expression of contrition in the Netherlands linked to the country's historic role in the trade in enslaved people ... The bank's president, Klaas Knot, told a gathering in Amsterdam.
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Dutch central bank apologises for historic links to slave trade

Al Jazeera 01 Jul 2022
The Dutch central bank chief has apologised for the institution’s involvement in the 19th-century slave trade, the latest expression of contrition in the Netherlands linked to the country’s historic role in the trade in enslaved people ... Klaas Knot, the president of the bank, told a gathering in Amsterdam.
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Bridge China and the Netherlands for the common good

China Daily 08 Jun 2022
Rotterdam Branch (previously referred to as Bank of China (Luxembourg) S.A. Rotterdam Branch, or 'the Bank' hereinafter), was officially opened in the Netherlands ... The Bank is based in a strategic location in Rotterdam, the second-largest city in the Netherlands, which is also home to the largest port in Europe.
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What Happened to the Famous Three Brothers Jewelry?

Ancient Origins 16 May 2022
In 1467 AD, the “Three Brothers” jewelry piece was inherited by Charles the Bold from his father Phillip the Good. Charles died in 1477 and was the last Duke of Burgundy. He carried the Three Brothers as a good luck talisman, along with the White Rose jewel ... Stories say that she pawned the jewels and later, they were sold through a bank in Rotterdam ... .
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Feature: BlueCity, Rotterdam's circular economy hub for innovative entrepreneurs

Xinhua 23 Apr 2022
Situated in prime location in the former subtropical swimming oasis Tropicana on the banks of the river Maas and overlooking two of Rotterdam's iconic bridges, Erasmusbrug and Willemsbrug, the BlueCity business incubator is home to 40-odd young entrepreneurs who work on ...
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Netherlands Invests $55M to Expand Battery-Powered Inland Shipping

The Maritime Executive 19 Apr 2022
Announced in 2020, Zero Emission Services was developed in a partnership between the Port of Rotterdam Authority, financial giant ING bank, energy and technical service provider ENGIE, and maritime technology company Wärtsilä, to provide an innovative system of rechargeable batteries and power stations for the inland shipping industry.
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Cargo ship run aground in Chesapeake Bay is owned by the SAME company that clogged ...

The Daily Mail 15 Mar 2022
The Panama-flagged vessel was heading for Rotterdam when it ploughed into the sandy bank of a single-lane stretch of the canal about 3.7 miles north of the southern entrance, near the city of Suez on March 23. The Ever Given, a Panama-flagged vessel (pictured in Rotterdam), was ...
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Man saved after clinging to ice chunk in Alaska's Cook Inlet

Caledonian Record 28 Feb 2022
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man walking on a shoreline wound up clinging to a chunk of ice for more than 30 minutes in frigid water when the shoreline ice broke loose and carried him out into Cook Inlet ... More from this section ... Ruble plummets as sanctions bite, sending Russians to banks. Munich, Rotterdam may fire Gergiev, London drops Bolshoi.
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German envoy to raise energy security, climate on US visit

Caledonian Record 28 Feb 2022
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's vice chancellor is traveling to Washington for talks with U.S. officials that will focus on energy security and the need to ramp up renewable energy supplies in the wake of Russia's attack on Ukraine ... +7. Ruble plummets as sanctions bite, sending Russians to banks. Munich, Rotterdam may fire Gergiev, London drops Bolshoi. +3 ... U.N.
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Nevada grand jury may hear boy's body found in freezer case

Caledonian Record 28 Feb 2022
Toseland was taken into custody Feb ... Police said they found handcuffs with the woman in the car. The boy’s frozen body was found wrapped in plastic bearing what police Lt ... Spencer declined to describe the injuries ... +7. Ruble plummets as sanctions bite, sending Russians to banks. Munich, Rotterdam may fire Gergiev, London drops Bolshoi. +3. Zimbabwe ... ———.
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Glitzier combine could help NFL make decision on host city

Caledonian Record 28 Feb 2022
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — This week's stodgy, old NFL scouting combine is going Hollywood. The sound of silence will be replaced by music as players work out inside ... The moving debate has raged for years, though this time seems different ... +7. Ruble plummets as sanctions bite, sending Russians to banks. Munich, Rotterdam may fire Gergiev, London drops Bolshoi.
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Biden's high court choice defies expectations on labor cases

Caledonian Record 28 Feb 2022
DETROIT (AP) — Labor unions and worker advocates have applauded President Joe Biden’s nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson for the Supreme Court ... District Court in Washington ... Jackson declined ... More from this section. +7. Ruble plummets as sanctions bite, sending Russians to banks. Munich, Rotterdam may fire Gergiev, London drops Bolshoi. +3 ... ....

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