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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.

Latest news - Last meeting - Committee on Constitutional Affairs

Tuesday, July 9, 2019 - 8:02pm

The AFCO constitutive meeting will take place on 10 July 2019 in Brussels. The draft agenda and newsletter are available via the links below.

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The AFCO constitutive meeting will take place on 10 July 2019 in Brussels. The draft agenda and newsletter are available via the links below.

Brussels Airport Joins Plug and Play's New Travel & Hospitality Program in Europe

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 9:00pm

They will work with Plug and Play's newest Travel & Hospitality program in Europe, which is scheduled to officially open in September this year.

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  • They will work with Plug and Play's newest Travel & Hospitality program in Europe, which is scheduled to officially open in September this year.
  • Brussels Airport joins alongside existing Plug and Play Travel's corporate partners in Europe, including Vienna International Airport, Star Alliance, Swissport, etc.
  • To this date, the Travel program has 30 corporate partners across sectors such as airports, hotels, online travel agencies, and travel management companies.
  • Brussels Airport will play an active role in Plug and Play's ecosystem worldwide and will contribute to the technology focus areas of Plug and Play's Travel &Hospitality platform in Europe.

Sheremetyevo International Airport Celebrates the Launch of Brussels Airlines Route to Brussels

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 3:15pm

MOSCOW, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunday, 2nd June marked the launch of direct flights from Brussels to Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport via Brussels Airlines.

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  • MOSCOW, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunday, 2nd June marked the launch of direct flights from Brussels to Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport via Brussels Airlines.
  • Brussels Airlines said in a statement it was moving its Moscow route to Sheremetyevo because the airport is "among the first choice of corporate travellers."
  • About the move, Brussels Airlines stated Sheremetyevo was an attractive airport because of its proximity to the center of Moscow.
  • Alexander Ponomarenko, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sheremetyevo International Airport, stated, "We are pleased to welcome Brussels Airlines to Sheremetyevo.

EURid Showcases Tools to Fight Online Fraud at DES2019

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 2:46pm

This is the question that EURid will pose to participants at the Digital Enterprise Show (DES2019) at the IFEMA Madrid venue (May 21st to 23rd) where EURid will have a stand (B231).

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  • This is the question that EURid will pose to participants at the Digital Enterprise Show (DES2019) at the IFEMA Madrid venue (May 21st to 23rd) where EURid will have a stand (B231).
  • top-level domains, EURid prioritises online security and trust as key elements in its work.
  • As part of its ongoing commitment to data security, EURid has been certified for the ISO27001 security standard since 2013.
  • EURid has its headquarters in Brussels (Belgium), and regional offices in Pisa (Italy), Prague (the Czech Republic) and Stockholm (Sweden).

Hainan Airlines to launch Beijing-Oslo non-stop service on May 15

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 1:30pm

BEIJING, April 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. ("Hainan Airlines") plans to formally launchnon-stop service between Beijing and Osloon May 15.

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  • BEIJING, April 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hainan Airlines Holding Co., Ltd. ("Hainan Airlines") plans to formally launchnon-stop service between Beijing and Osloon May 15.
  • This will be the first direct route between mainland China and Norway as well as the airline's first non-stopNordic service.
  • The airline now operates 21routes with destinations in EuropeincludingBerlin, London, Paris, Rome, Brussels, Edinburgh, Zurich, Vienna, Manchester, Madrid and Moscow.
  • Passengers can find more information about the reservations on the airline's official website www.hainanairlines.com .

Bird to Launch more than 50 European Cities this Summer

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 4:30pm

As it plans launches in over 50 new cities in the region beginning this spring, Bird will also roll out Bird Zero, the industry's first electric scooter designed and engineered specifically for the e-scooter sharing industry.

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  • As it plans launches in over 50 new cities in the region beginning this spring, Bird will also roll out Bird Zero, the industry's first electric scooter designed and engineered specifically for the e-scooter sharing industry.
  • Less than a year ago, Bird arrived in Europe and the Middle East launching in Paris, Tel Aviv, Brussels, Antwerp, Vienna, Zurich and initiated a pilot in London.
  • The rapid expansion into new cities and deeper footprint in existing markets will result in Europe and the Middle East representing nearly 50% of Bird's worldwide operations.
  • This formula will drive great impact and progress on our mission to make our cities and communities more livable," said Travis VanderZanden, founder and CEO of Bird.