Geography of Belgium

Patron Capital Enters Belgian Market With Brussels Office Acquisition

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:00am

Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on property-backed investments, alongside its joint-venture partner Suprema, has acquired the Aramis Building, located in the corporate village in Brussels Airport District.

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  • Patron Capital, the pan-European institutional investor focused on property-backed investments, alongside its joint-venture partner Suprema, has acquired the Aramis Building, located in the corporate village in Brussels Airport District.
  • It is located 1.5km from Brussels Airport, which provides flights to around 250 destinations.
  • Funding for the acquisition came from Patron Capitals recently closed Fund VI.
  • Christoph Ignaczak, Investment Director and Senior Partner at Patron Capital, said:
    The Aramis building offers an excellent opportunity for us to enter the Belgian market, alongside our partner Suprema, with whom we have already worked on successful projects in Germany.

Ecolog opens its COVID-19 Test Center at Brussels Airport

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 6:00am

- Ecolog's Rapid Screening & Diagnostics facility at Brussels Airport will open as of today and is aimed at enhancing travelers comfort and public safety.

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  • - Ecolog's Rapid Screening & Diagnostics facility at Brussels Airport will open as of today and is aimed at enhancing travelers comfort and public safety.
  • - Ecolog in collaboration with Eurofins Labo Van Poucke provides travelers and citizens with the opportunity to conveniently conduct a real-time PCR test at Brussels Airport.
  • DSSELDORF, Germany, Sept. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecolog Deutschland, part of the Ecolog International Group, a leading global provider of integrated services, rapid response and mobile infrastructure, technology, environmental solutions, logistics, screening and diagnostics, and Eurofins Labo Van Poucke have opened a COVID-19 Test Center at Brussels Airport.
  • Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company added, "We took the initiative to put up a test center at the airport to further strengthen our sanitary measures against the spread of COVID-19 and thus contribute to protecting public health.

Brussels Airport Company has selected Ecolog to perform COVID-19 Tests at the Brussels Airport

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00am

We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."

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  • We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."
  • Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company added "Public health has been a top priority for Brussels Airport since the start of the corona crisis.
  • That's why we've decided to go a step further and enable COVID-19 testing at the airport itself in a new mobile lab.
  • For example, anyone returning from a red zone can have themselves tested immediately upon arrival at Brussels Airport.

Brussels Airport Company has selected Ecolog to perform COVID-19 Tests at the Brussels Airport

Friday, August 14, 2020 - 6:00am

We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."

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  • We are delighted to support the Brussels Airport Company in enhancing the safety of travelers."
  • Arnaud Feist, CEO of Brussels Airport Company added "Public health has been a top priority for Brussels Airport since the start of the corona crisis.
  • That's why we've decided to go a step further and enable COVID-19 testing at the airport itself in a new mobile lab.
  • For example, anyone returning from a red zone can have themselves tested immediately upon arrival at Brussels Airport.

Darling Ingredients Announces Commissioning of Production Facility in Ghent Belgium

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 1:22pm

IRVING, Texas, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), today announced that its Rousselot business has successfully commissioned collagen peptides production at its Ghent Belgium location.

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  • IRVING, Texas, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), today announced that its Rousselot business has successfully commissioned collagen peptides production at its Ghent Belgium location.
  • Ghent is one of the main Rousselot collagen production sites and is exclusively producing porcine collagen.
  • "We are excited to announce the commissioning of this production facility in Ghent," said Randall C. Stuewe, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Darling Ingredients.
  • The Company sells its products domestically and internationally and operates within three industry segments: Feed Ingredients, Food Ingredients and Fuel Ingredients.

Darling Ingredients Announces Commissioning of Production Facility in Ghent Belgium

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 1:22pm

IRVING, Texas, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), today announced that its Rousselot business has successfully commissioned collagen peptides production at its Ghent Belgium location.

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  • IRVING, Texas, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR), today announced that its Rousselot business has successfully commissioned collagen peptides production at its Ghent Belgium location.
  • Ghent is one of the main Rousselot collagen production sites and is exclusively producing porcine collagen.
  • "We are excited to announce the commissioning of this production facility in Ghent," said Randall C. Stuewe, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Darling Ingredients.
  • The Company sells its products domestically and internationally and operates within three industry segments: Feed Ingredients, Food Ingredients and Fuel Ingredients.

Leading Belgium Academic Hospital Selects Lincor

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 - 4:00pm

BRENTWOOD, Tenn., June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The University Hospitals Leuven (UZ Leuven), a leading academic hospital in Belgium has selected Telenet to implement and maintain Lincor's advanced patient and clinical platform.

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  • BRENTWOOD, Tenn., June 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The University Hospitals Leuven (UZ Leuven), a leading academic hospital in Belgium has selected Telenet to implement and maintain Lincor's advanced patient and clinical platform.
  • Lincor's platform integrates with several UZ Leuven systems to enhance the quality of patient care and reduce costs.
  • In the midst of implementation Lincor quickly delivered a video conference solution at the bedside for UZ Leuven.
  • "We are honored to serve as the solution provider for UZ Leuven's bedside platform," said Lincor COO Rick Carpani.

A Year Full of Changes and Challenges: EURid's 2019 Annual Report Covers the Launch of .ευ (.eu in Greek), The Change in Eligibility Criteria, And the Launch of APEWS to Fight Online Abuse

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 11:26am

2019 was a full year for EURid thanks to the following developments:

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  • 2019 was a full year for EURid thanks to the following developments:
    the official start of the APEWS system to prevent possibly abusive registrations.
  • As part of its ongoing commitment to data security, EURid has been certified for the ISO27001 security standard since 2013.
  • EURid is also registered by the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), which is an expression of its environmental commitment.
  • EURid has its headquarters in Diegem (Belgium), and regional offices in Pisa (Italy), Prague (the Czech Republic) and Stockholm (Sweden).

Hoegaarden Releases Its First-Ever Cherry Blossom Beer Custom Made for the DMV

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 7:30pm

WASHINGTON, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Hoegaarden blooms its newest offering from its Gaarden Series Hoegaarden Cherry Blossom.

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  • WASHINGTON, March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Today, Hoegaarden blooms its newest offering from its Gaarden Series Hoegaarden Cherry Blossom.
  • This limited-edition seasonal beer is inspired by springtime and Washington D.C.'s iconic cherry blossom season to bring a refreshing, floral taste home to Hoegaarden fans.
  • Hoegaarden Cherry Blossom features subtle notes of cherry blossom for a fruit forward, slightly sweet and tart flavor perfect for a delicious sip of nature in a bottle.
  • "Hoegaarden Cherry Blossom is truly a wheat beer inspired by the essence of springtime in DC, and we're thrilled to share it with the local community."

Paris City Vision introduces visitors to the Louvre, the largest museum in the world

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 6:45pm

Contrary to conventional wisdom, museums offer a dynamic, exciting adventures for even the youngest visitors, provided the tours offer appropriate support.

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  • Contrary to conventional wisdom, museums offer a dynamic, exciting adventures for even the youngest visitors, provided the tours offer appropriate support.
  • Paris City Vision presents the Louvre to children in a different way.
  • Founded in 1929, Paris City Vision is a tourist agency with visits in Paris and France.
  • Paris City Vision also offers tours to European cities such as London and Bruges.