Innovation: Key to great leadership
The 2015/2016 World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report ranked Switzerland, Finland, Israel, USA, Japan, Germany, Sweden, Netherlands and Denmark as the 10 most innovative countries in the world.
Nigeria, Netherlands seek improved ties on dairy development, others
President Muhammadu Buhari and the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte have restated commitment towards improving bilateral ties between the two countries as well as improving direct investments.
More than Tango, Messi or Malbec: Understanding Argentina
Resource-rich Argentina derived its name from the Latin for silver, but its real wealth has come from agriculture, earning it the nickname "breadbasket of the world" at the beginning of the 20th Century.
Russia book Euro 2020 spot as Netherlands edge closer to finals
Russia eased to a 5-0 thrashing of ten-man Cyprus on Sunday to become the third team to secure a place at Euro 2020, while Georginio Wijnaldum scored twice as the Netherlands beat Belarus.
Van Dijk warns compatriots over complacency after Netherlands’ successive wins
Virgil van Dijk urged the Netherlands not to get complacent despite Monday’s 4-0 win at Estonia sealing back-to-back Euro 2020 qualifying victories. The Oranje cruised in Tallinn, with Ryan Babel’s brace added to by Memphis Depay and Georginio Wijnaldum in the final stages.
Netherlands won’t lack support in WWC final versus USWNT
As the opening notes of the Dutch national anthem floated through Stade de Lyon on Wednesday night, 500 miles north, a fire was burning. More than five million people in the Netherlands — nearly one-third of the country’s population — were tuning in to watch their women’s national team take on Sweden in the second…
Morgan, U.S. hoping for more celebrations against Dutch
The United States head into the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands today seemingly in such rude health that the biggest controversy surrounding the holders in recent days has been Alex Morgan’s tea-sipping goal celebration against England, reports thenational.ae. Morgan, one of the faces of the USA side that has made history…
Dutch beat Italy to reach first ever women's World Cup semi-finals
The Netherlands reached the semi-finals of the women's World Cup for the first time in their history on Saturday after beating Italy 2-0 in Valenciennes. The Dutch will travel to Lyon to face one of Germany or Sweden, who play later in Rennes, in the last four thanks to fine headers from Vivianne Miedema and…
The Netherlands beat Cameroon, reach last 16
Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become The Netherlands’ all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 yesterday to reach the last 16 at the women’s World Cup Cameroon, playing the Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, adopted a cautious approach at Stade du Hainaut, with five players in the back…
Miedema makes history as Netherlands clinch last 16 berth at World Cup
Vivianne Miedema became her country's all-time record goal-scorer with a brace as the Netherlands saw off a spirited Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday to secure a place in the last 16 of the women's World Cup. Miedema's goals came either side of a close-range Dominique Bloodworth strike for the European champions in Valenciennes, with Gabrielle Aboudi…
Portugal rely on Ronaldo to get better of Van Dijk
Portugal's meeting with the Netherlands to decide the first ever winners of the Nations League on Sunday sees the unstoppable force of Cristiano Ronaldo face the immovable object in Virgil van Dijk. Ronaldo sat out the early stages of UEFA's new competition to save his 34-year-old legs for his first season at Juventus, but returned…