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Thursday Jul 3 | Recycling Today

Dutch recycler invests in Rotterdam area facility

Peute Recycling , a Netherlands-based recycling firm, has announced plans to undertake a significant investment at its recycling facility, located in Dordrecht, near the port of Rotterdam.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

IamExpat

Where is the most anti-social behaviour in the Netherlands?

Over 370.000 fines for anti-social behaviour were handed out in the Netherlands in 2013, covering such not-nice behaviour as being a nuisance, public drunkenness, littering, urinating in public, not cleaning up dog faeces, aggressive driving and parking in handicap zones.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

IamExpat

Self-driving cars to be tested in the Netherlands

A forthcoming proposal looks to make the Netherlands a forerunner in automated driving technology by supporting large scale tests on public roads beginning as early as 2015.

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Ghanamma.com

Blackstars Mess In Brazil, Blame The Government

In as much as I want to wait till the fate of Ghana is decided in about three hours before making my views known about the mess going on in the Blackstars camp in Brazil, I believe the problem should be blamed mostly on this Mahama Sports Ministry administration.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

CE News

OMA's De Rotterdam awarded Best Tall Building in Europe

Rotterdam - OMA's recently completed tower, De Rotterdam, has been awarded Best Tall Building in Europe by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat .

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Business Journal

Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt bags international honors for its green makeover

Portland's Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Office Building, 1220 S.W. Third Ave., is one of four finalists in the 2014 Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's annual competition for the best tall buildings.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Marine News

IHC Merwede Changes to Royal IHC

His Majesty the King has awarded the honorary title of Koninklijk to IHC Merwede.

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TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Vodafone NL demonstrates LTE-A in Amsterdam

Vodafone's Dutch mobile business intends to launch evolved Long Term Evolution-Advanced services in the Netherlands later this year, under the name 4G+, Telecompaper reports without citing its sources.

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The Independent

48 Hours In: The Hague

This Dutch city is easy to reach and, with its artistic heart beating once again, it's more rewarding than ever, as Simon Calder discovers Simon Calder is Travel Editor at Large for The Independent, writing a weekly column, various articles and features as well as filming a weekly video diary.

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The Independent

Simon Calder: Short hop, short notice, high fare? Not always

Simon Calder is Travel Editor at Large for The Independent, writing a weekly column, various articles and features as well as filming a weekly video diary.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Architect Online

Phoenix International Media Center

As the 2012 Pritzker Prize was being awarded in Beijing's Great Hall of the People to Chinese architect Wang Shu , the building that truly proves that Chinese architects are emerging on the international stage was already under construction nearby-and it wasn't by Wang.

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Bloomberg

China Scuttling P3 Pact Seen to Prolong Shipping Slump

China rejected a global shipping alliance to protect companies navigating a choppy market.

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

Adweek

See the Year's Best Student Work for Google, Apple, Ben & Jerry's and More

A Google app that translates sign language into text was among the forward-thinking student ideas honored at the Future Lions competition here today, sponsored by AKQA.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Global Logistics/Supply Chain

FPS Group Launches Temperature-Controlled LCL Service to Dubai, Japan

The Rotterdam, Netherlands and Prague, Czech Republic-based members of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group network of independent freight forwarders and consolidators have launched a trade-only, temperature-controlled ocean less-than-containerload service for perishable commodities.

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Mon Jun 16, 2014

Core77 design blog

Core77 Design Awards 2014: Watch the Food Design Jury Announcement

We're up bright and early ready to kick off a week of live Core77 Design Awards announcements from around the world.

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ComputerWorld

Large-scale tests with self-driving cars to hit Dutch roads

Self-driving cars could appear on Dutch public roads soon, as the government is preparing regulations that will make large-scale public road tests legal, the country's Ministry of Infrastructure and Environment said Monday.

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Thu Jun 12, 2014

Architect Online

This Minimalist Table Combines Collaborative and Solo Workspaces

During an interview for my 2010 book Matter in the Floating World , Japanese architect Kazuyo Sejima and I discussed the concept of atmosphere.

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