Add to MyYahoo RSS

Antwerp, Belgium News

Local news for Antwerp, Belgium continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

19 hrs ago |

Belgium travel market: Increase in domestic and international visitors between 2008-12

The country recorded an increase in the volume of domestic and international visitors, and consequently tourist expenditure rose.


Related Topix: Travel, Germany Travel, Europe Travel, World News, Belgium

Yesterday |

Cleveland gets ready to shout 'Ahoy!' to the Cleveland Europe Express: the Mix

The Fortunagracht, a 12,000-ton cargo ship from Amsterdam, is threading the Saint Lawrence Seaway on its way to Cleveland and maritime history.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, World News, Belgium

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Standard

Opel aims to return to profit in 2015

Loss-making German automaker Opel, a unit of General Motors, could steer back to profit as early as next year, its chief said in an interview on Monday.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Rock Hill Herald

4 gymnastics judges banned for errors, bias

FIG says two women's judges got nine-month bans and three were warned following the championships last October in Antwerp, Belgium.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News, Ukraine

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Why Antwerp has become a must-stop for fashionistas

Many sojourns in Belgium's second-largest city start at Antwerpen-Centraal Station, where this voluminous overcoat by Emmanuelle Lebas competes for attention with Clement Van Bogaert's soaring iron-and-glass train shed.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium, Fashion, Ann Demeulemeester, Designers, Dries van Noten


You say beer, I say lambic

What were we talking about? Oh yes, travel; today I'm writing from a great little beer bar called Bierhuiske in Antwerp, Belgium.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Travel, World News, Belgium Travel, Europe Travel, Belgium, Brussels, Belgium Travel

Rio Tinto's Rough Diamond Tender Experiences Strong Results

Press Release: Rio Tinto's first rough diamond tender of 2014 delivered a strong result amidst unprecedented participation and a record number of successful bidders.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Flanders Image

TV fiction from Flanders fits the bill at Series Mania

Flanders' brand new prestigious drama series Cordon has been selected for the competitive section World Series at the Series Mania Festival in Paris , organised for the fifth time by the esteemed Forum des Images.


Related Topix: France, World News, Belgium

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Chemical Online

New Awards In Oil And Gas Sector In Belgium

Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. announces that its subsidiary KT Kinetics Technology S.p.A. has been awarded by Total Olefins Antwerpen two contracts for the implementation of the Refinery Off Gas project at Total's Antwerp refinery in Belgium.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News

Thu Apr 03, 2014


MySQL at LOADays Conference in Antwerp, Belgium

This weekend we are going to be part of the LOADays Conference a free open source event hold in Antwerp, Belgium, followed by the tutorial on Monday, April 7th.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News, Travel, Europe Travel, Belgium Travel

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Notre Dame researchers provide new insights into quantum dynamics and quantum chaos

A team of researchers led by University of Notre Dame physicist Boldizsar Janko has announced analytical prediction and numerical verification of novel quantum rotor states in nanostructured superconductors.


Related Topix: University of Notre Dame, World News, Belgium

Sierra Leone: 'We Are On the Right Track' - President Koroma Assures Sierra Leoneans in Europe

President Dr Ernest Bai Koroma has said that one of the platforms he used to campaign for the Presidency in 2007 was the Open Government Initiative.


Related Topix: Ernest Bai Koroma, Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Belgium, Agriculture, Science

Customer Interaction Solutions

Lucas Systems Introduces Jennifer VoicePlus For Smartphones -...

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire 2 April 2014 Lucas Systems, Inc., the leading innovator of warehouse productivity solutions for mobile workers and distribution centre managers, today announced that Jennifer VoicePlus applications will be certified on smartphones, starting with the Samsung Galaxy S4.


Related Topix: Buckinghamshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Belgium

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Daily Times


Hats have never been quite so pretty as now, and our ladies have never looked fairer.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium

Air Force Times

Pakistan, Afghanistan, India all want leftover U.S. MRAPs

Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles are unloaded in 2009 from the MV Marilyn Vessel in the port of Antwerp, Belgium.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News, US Military, US Marine Corps

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Glasser Announces 'Shape Remix' Ep Plus Summer 2014 Uk Tour Dates

Following up on last year's incredible album Interiors, Glasser has just announced a run of tour dates including performances at this year's Primavera Sound festivals in both Barcelona and Porto, plus a headline show at London's Shacklewell Arms as part of a Field Day pre-party event.


Related Topix: World News, Belgium

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Jewish School in Antwerp Targeted by Anti-Semites

Antwerp, Belgium, a center of the world diamond business, has a substantial hareidi community, and has the reputation of being a "quiet" city when it comes to anti-Semitism.

1 comment

Related Topix: Belgium, World News

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Plastics News

Ineos picks builder for new ethane tank at Grangemouth

Ineos Group AG has tapped TGE Gas Engineering GmbH as the preferred supplier to build a new ethane tank at its Grangemouth site in Scotland, in what it terms is the "latest milestone in its 300 million pound survival plan" to import U.S. shale gas to the location.


Related Topix: World News, Germany, Belgium

Wed Mar 26, 2014


Stag beetle males give nasty nips despite massive jaws

Armed with a ferocious pair of mandibles, male stag beetles appear well prepared to take on the world.


Related Topix: Belgium, World News, Entomology, Science

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Marc-Andre Hamelin to Perform as Soloist with the New York Philharmonic, 4/24-26

The renowned pianist Marc-Andr Hamelin will perform Franck's Symphonic Variations with the New York Philharmonic under the baton of Sir Andrew Davis on Thursday, April 24th 7:30 p.m., Friday, April 25th at 11:00 a.m. and Saturday, April 26th at 8:00 p.m. at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center.


Related Topix: Classical, New York Philharmonic, Marc-Andre Hamelin, World News, Belgium, Symphony, Arts, Germany, Italy