Top Toshiba shareholder gets support from CalPERS, Norway fund for probe

California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) and Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) voted in favour of a proposal by a top Toshiba Corp shareholder for an independent probe into the Japanese conglomerate, according to voting records. Singapore-based Effissimo, which is Toshiba’s largest shareholder with a 9.9% stake, is calling for an independent investigation into allegations […]

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58 arrested at protest on Museumplein in Amsterdam

The police arrested 58 people on and around the Museumplein on Saturday. Fourteen hundred others were ‘administratively relocated’ and transferred to another location at the end of the afternoon. The municipality emphasizes that they were not arrested. The municipality previously regarded the Museumplein and the immediate surroundings as a safety risk area. This was decided […]

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