Princess Maxima, Dutch Royal, Swims In Amsterdam Canal... Dutch Royals, Dutch Royalty, Netherlands, Princess Maxima, World News. AMSTERDAM -- The Netherlands' Princess Maxima has joined a thousand other swimmers braving a two-kilometer tour of Amsterdam's ancient canals to raise money for charity.
Shell opens new oil frontier in Arctic with Chukchi Sea drillingSEATTLE -- A potential new energy frontier opened early Sunday in the U.S. Arctic, as Royal Dutch Shell plumbed a drill bit into the bed of the Chukchi Sea, 70 miles off the coast of northwest Alaska.
VINTAGE: Royal Ferraris At Pebble BeachFollowing its Belgian royal ownership, the car spent many years in the United States until joining the collection of Dutch Ferrari importer Frits Kroymans in 1989. The current owner acquired the Vignale Coupe recently and had it completely restored ...
Codexis lays off 133, hires new CFOThe layoffs are necessary because the Redwood City-based company is ending an agreement it had with Royal Dutch Shell Plc and will lose ongoing funding, a statement from the company said.
Shell can start drill prep in Alaska's Chukchi SeaANCHORAGE, Alaska - Royal Dutch Shell PLC can begin preparation work at exploratory drilling sites in the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast while it awaits certification for its oil spill response barge, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced ...
Royals Pitcher Takes A Liking To The Dutch Field Hockey TeamWhen asked over the weekend which Olympic sport he would most want to play, Kansas City Royals hurler Bruce Chen had a hilarious yet honest answer.
Business chiefs back Henry warning on tax shake-upPage 1: Chevron has sparked fresh speculation about the future of the Woodside-led $40 billion Browse LNG project, announcing late last night that it would swap its 17.5 per cent share of the troubled venture with Royal Dutch Shell. Page 4: A $15 ...
Shell grants enzyme licensing rights to CodexisThe research agreement between Royal Dutch Shell and Codexis Inc. may be over, but the California-based enzyme producer now has the ability to commercialize cellulose enzymes developed during the research partnership that started in 2006.
Castes in a Global Perspective – Is Caste Only a Hindu Problem? (Part 6)The Brahmana caste was further subdivided by these Dutch ethnographers into two: Siwa and Buda. The Siwa caste was subdivided into five - Kemenuh, Keniten, Mas, Manuba and ... Alii - the royal suuwop caste. This consisted of the high and lesser chiefs ...
Dutch Fork Lake to be back in business soon [Pittsburgh Post-Gazette]Along with the H2O grant funding, the commission received a revenue boost through a signing bonus of $2.24 million from Range Resources, along with 18 percent in royalty fees, to sign a five-year Marcellus Shale gas drilling lease for Dutch Fork Lake.
Entries sought for Swiss royalty28 in Dutch Valley Restaurant. Cost is $10. Reservations for the tea must be made by Sept. 7. For questions about the queen or Little Swiss Miss contests or queen's tea call the museum at 330-852-4113 or pageant director Ann Guggisberg at 330-231-3178 ...
MLB Notebook: King Felix a part of baseball royaltyJohnny Vander Meer did it in 1941 (three years after his back-to-back no-hitters), Tom Seaver had three in '71, and just a year later, Seaver's former Mets teammate Nolan Ryan had three while pitching for the Angels.
Thai royal insult inmates 'pariahs' in prisonLocked up for breaking Thailand's most enduring taboo, the kingdom's "royal insult" prisoners say they face mistreatment from jail guards and are shunned even by common criminals.
France enthralled by first lady's battle with Hollande ex"The Battle of the Ladies," said the front-page headline of the latest edition of Le Nouvel Observateur magazine, beside a picture of Trierweiler and Segolene Royal, Hollande's former partner of three decades. "The Royal Headache," Le Parisien punned ...
Two Thai lese majeste convicts given royal pardonTwo men were released from jail Friday after receiving pardons for insulting Thailand's revered monarchy, according to the kingdom's prison authorities.
Sun claims press freedom, prints Harry nude snapsThe Sun, Rupert Murdoch's popular British tabloid, on Friday published nude photographs of Prince Harry despite being asked not to by the royal family. A picture of the nude Prince appeared on the front of Friday's edition next to the headline "Heir it ...
Caribbean Netherlands corporate tax regime: a primerThe legal entity is a foundation or special purpose investment vehicle resident in the Caribbean Netherlands. The legal entity has a yearly turnover of up to $80,000 and assets worth no more than $200,000, and does not provide financial services or ...
Carrying onIn 1945, at the start of the war for Indonesia's independence against Dutch colonialists, Sukarno rewarded Sultan Hamengkubuwono IX for fighting on the side of the new republic by appointing him governor for life.
Equestrian-Politics, royalty and shifting powerChef d'equipe Rogier van Iersel, a former international judge from the Netherlands, said the team's performance trumped expectations and was as much down to riding as to acquired horse power.
Canada breaks off relations with IranDespite worsening relations, however, Ottawa's decision to cut all ties was surprising, Houchang Hassan-Yari, a Royal Military College of Canada professor, said, noting that as recently as the 1990s, Iran was Canada's main commercial partner in the ...