Every trading day the gong is sounded in Amsterdam to mark the opening (9.00 am) and closing (17.30 pm) of the trading session.
Los Angeles The Voices is the name of a singing sensation founded by the singer Gordon in June 2010.
The group, which performs a combination of popular and classical music, released its second album, Because We Believe, on 4 November 2011. The album immediately rose to the number 1 position in the Dutch charts. Because We Believe includes classic Italian, English and French songs. Following a successful debut in the Koninklijke Theater Carré, the group has decided to launch a tour of over 15 theaters, starting in January 2012. The group has also moved into the international market with its first German-language album, and plans to release a CD in the other countries, including the US, featuring a compilation of their biggest English-language hits, along with Spanish, Italian and French numbers.