halbe zijlstra


Dutch minister to face parliament over false Putin claim

Feb 13 2018

The Dutch govt lurched towards political crisis as parliament ordered Zijlstra to face questions for lying about witnessing Putin outline a strategy for a greater Russia.

Dutch foreign minister admits lying about meeting Putin in 2006

Feb 12 2018

Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra admitted that he lied about hearing Russian President Vladimir Putin make comments about plans for a “greater Russia.”

German coalition talks collapse "bad news for Europe" - Dutch min

Nov 20 2017

Dutch foreign minister said the collapse of German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s talks to form a three-way coalition government is “bad news for Europe”.

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Rare Enterprises Buys 3 Cr Shares At Rs 18.37/Sh


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Firms such as ITC, Patanjali Ayurved, Emami Group and Aion Cap are among the bidders

Bidders are bullish on the sector after Govt raise import duties on certain vegetable oils

The govt announced in the budget a hike in import duty to 30-35%

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TPG Cap and Manipal Health are eyeing controlling stake in the co

Likely to lead to 2 simultaneous open offers leasing to premium offers to attract investors

Will have to buy at least 26% stake through Voluntary open offer as part of takeover code

A 26% shareholding will automatically trigger the mandatory open offer for additional 20%

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TRAI issues show-cause notice to co

Seeks details of non-transparent, discriminatory tariffs to consumers

Have to respond till Mar 25

Action to depend on if tariff reported to regulator or not

Notice first one after TRAI issued tariff order on predatory pricing

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