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Refugees for Refugees: Music is a universal language

“To communicate, sometimes we just need to play.” It’s a statement that is as literal as it is intuitive. Belgian percussionist Simon Leleux is a member of the band Refugees for Refugees, which is made up of practiced musicians from six different countries. Releasing their second album this week...

Lotus to bake speculoos outside Belgium for first time

Lotus Bakeries will bake its famous speculoos biscuits outside of Belgium for the first time this year. While the company, famous for its speculoos biscuits and spread, operates factories in a few European countries, until now all the speculoos has been produced in its headquarters in Kaprijke,...

EU/NATO: Rental Property for Sale

EU/NATO: Rental Property for Sale:  Well-kept townhouse with three 2-bedroom apartments (all rented), one on each floor, for sale by owner. Each apartment is self-contained with separate electricity/gas meters and Bulex boiler, plus communal washer/dryer and cellars on ground floor.  Some furniture is included in the sale. Price €450.000

13 February national strike: Here's what to expect

A nationwide day of strike action on Wednesday (13 February), led by three main trade unions, will have a significant impact on flights, public transport, schools and other public services. Flights Belgian air traffic controller Skeyes has limited air traffic capacity to 50% during the strike for...

Tickets please: Snap up a De Lijn bus at auction

Transport company De Lijn is selling off some of its old buses at auction, from just €450. Between them, the 30 buses have driven more than half a million kilometres, and the sale is part of the company’s modernisation of its fleet to make it more environmentally friendly. The Jonckheere vehicles...

Salon du Chocolat: a celebration of Belgium’s chocolate culture

Discover the delicious world of chocolate and cocoa at the Salon du Chocolat, which returns for its sixth edition at Tour and Taxis from 22 to 24 February. The most indulgent weekend of the year offers a packed programme of events, from demonstrations and workshops to chocolate pairings and a fashion show. 

Bach concert - Chapelle des Minimes

Our Bach cantatas resume their spiritual voyage in this period after Epiphany but before Lent.  The broad themes are moderation and submission to God’s will; yet Bach’s rich and complex music lends these ideas new meaning.  Between the two cantatas, we offer a première of a rare work by Johann Valentin Meder. His contrasting elements - death and life, grief and hope - are depicted in a highly expressive composition recalling Bach’s early cantatas.

Expert panel at British School to look at jobs of the future

According to a study carried out by a co-operative of Belgian organisations in 2017, one in five people working in Belgium felt helpless in the face of an ever-changing digital society. Even if they spent the day working in front of a computer, workers confessed that they were certain their digital...

Yoga Retreat in India

Tired of everyday hustle and hectic life? If you’re looking for a relaxing getaway of a week then the yoga retreat in India at the Rishikesh Yoga Club is here to give you just what you need. Following the everyday same and busy routine makes one dull. A person has nothing much to look forward to after a while. A good yoga getaway once in a while is very important to revitalize and energise yourself, so that you finally start looking at life with a better perspective.

Free Yoga Teacher Training Scholarships

The main reason of designing the yoga scholarships 2019 is the fact it is trusted that Yoga ought to be accessible for all paying little respect to riches and foundation. The expense of yoga teacher training in rishikesh should in no way be an obstruction to an enthusiastic student satisfying their longing to wind up as a yoga educator.

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