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Volvo has also confirmed tht the Lynk & Co models will be produced in Europe as of the end of 2019 at the Belgian factory in Ghent. There had been some consideration where to produce the vehicles outside of China, chief among where the Belgian location, as well as Charleston, USA. The ...
Russian avant-garde works were exposed as fakes at the Museum of Fine Arts in Ghent and the incident had police raid homes after the suspension of the museum director. Belgian police department raided homes of people who are considered suspects in the forgery case. [Artforum]. The ...

However, Smolik and Dabrowski refuted the claim in the Flemish press days later. Eline Tritsmans, a lawyer acting for De Zegher, declined to comment "in the interests of the judicial investigation". Annelies Storms, the alderman for culture in Ghent, said: "We are always confronted with new issues. It is ... police
American composer Carter Burwell will headline the 18th World Soundtrack Awards with a live concert as part of the Ghent Film Festival, on Oct. 17 in Ghent, Belgium. Burwell, a recent Oscar nominee for his music for "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," will attend; also expected is ...
The theatre in Ghent was looking for recruits for a play by the Swiss director Milo Rau, who attracted controversy last year by casting children in a play about a notorious Belgian paedophile. "Have you fought for your convictions? For God? Have you fought for Isis or other religions? Get in touch," read one ...
At the Dulle Griet bar in Ghent, owner Alex Devriendt insists every pubgoer must hand over one of their shoes as a “deposit”. “We then put them in a basket that we pull up against the ceiling. The basket has now become an attraction, but for us it remains a guarantee,” Mr Devriendt told Belgian newspaper ...

Despite its reputation, until recent times there were only a handful of breweries in Belgium, with most beer production conducted by large brewers such as Anheuser-Busch InBev. Most breweries lost the copper for their brewing process during the first and second world wars, and it's only in recent years that ...
Further to the east of the country, in Ghent, the Dulle Griet, a bar offering 500 different types of beer, has gone one step further to guarantee the safety of its most prized glasses. “Anyone who drinks our house beer must hand over his shoe,” Alex Devriendt told the Belgian daily newspaper the Nieuwsblad.
NTGent, a theatre ensemble based in Ghent in Belgium, is looking for people who have fought for the Islamic State. More specifically to be included as actor in one of its future productions, “The mystic lamb”. The reputable theatre group wrote in the ad “Do you fight for your convictions? For God? Did you ...
Some of Europe's finest medieval cities of Brussels, Antwerp, Bruges, Leuven and Ghent are situated in Belgium. The home ... Being home to many important institutions including Nato and the European Union, Brussels is not only the capital of Belgium, it is also considered unofficially the capital of Europe.
... University Hospitals Ghent, Ghent, Belgium., Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust, 7425, Southampton, Southampton , United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland., Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, 473300, Urology, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern ...
The professor was among a group of experts who met Puigdemont last November at Ghent opera house. The group discussed Catalan politics after a performance of Le Duc d'Alba, a recently revived opera about the King of Spain's oppressive rule over 16th-century Flanders. “He struck me as a bit of an ...
BRUSSELS, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- Belgian city Ghent, also capital of the East Flanders Province, held its first large-scale parade of 2018 on Saturday to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Celebrating activities began in the afternoon, with overarching lights, gongs and drums, magic lion and dragon dance, ...
A panel that was formed to investigate a number of allegedly fake Russian avant-garde works in the exhibition “From Bosch to Tuymans: A Vital Story” at the Museum of Fine Arts Ghent in Belgium—including pieces by artists such as Kazimir Malevich and Wassily Kandinsky that were on loan from the ...
However, it was in the East Flanders port-city of Ghent — an hour's drive from Bruges — that I came across yet another Belgian sweet-sensation: the cuberdon. Ghent harks back to the Middle Ages with its Gravensteen castle, the imposing St Bavo's Cathedral (a must-visit for art lovers for its unique ...
Local architecture studio TRANS has rebuilt a factory in a residential neighbourhood of Ghent, with pitched roofs referencing nearby housing. Ryhove Ghent office by ... TRANS oversaw the project for local food packaging business Ryhove, which has been based in central Ghent, Belgium, since the 1980s.
Lynk & CO, the Chinese-backed startup that is partly owned by Volvo Cars, will produce its 01 crossover at Volvo's factory in Ghent, Belgium, starting in 2019, Lynk & CO and Volvo said, ending months of speculation. The 01 shares its Compact Modular Architecture platform with the Volvo XC40, and the ... Belgium Europe

Hundreds of activists from Ghent, Antwerp and other Belgian cities have taken part in a silent march against "the genocide of white farmers" in South Africa after a string of murders apparently targeting Boer and Afrikaner minorities. The participants say that the Belgian government should address ... Protest farm
I'd only had jenever in The Netherlands and assumed it was local to that area, but it didn't occur to me that it would also be popular in with Dutch population of Ghent. Turns out that by decree of the EU, only liquor made in Belgium, the Netherlands, and four French and German regions can legally be called ... Belgium
GHENT, Belgium, 28 February 2018 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels and Nasdaq: ABLX] today announced that in relation to the €100,000,000, 3.25% Senior Unsecured Convertible Bonds due on 27 May 2020 (ISIN: BE6278650344) issued by the Company in the denomination of €100,000 each (the "Bonds"), ... Belgium
The Eye on Palestine festival in Ghent, Belgium, running from 17 to 23 February 2018, featured a range of films, cultural events and discussions focusing on the struggle of oppressed communities internationally, particularly the Black Liberation movement in the United States and the Palestinian liberation ... Belgium
Performers dance during the Chinese New Year Parade in downtown Ghent, Belgium, on Feb 24, 2018. Belgian city Ghent, also capital of the East Flanders province, held its first large-scale parade of 2018 on Saturday to celebrate the Chinese New Year. [Photo/Xinhua]. Performers dance during the ... Belgium
GHENT, Belgium, 16 February 2018 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels and Nasdaq: ABLX] today announced that Sanofi has exercised its option to license two additional target combinations as part of the research collaboration signed in July 2017, focussed on developing and commercialising ... Belgium
Andrew Jackson has been pictured on the $20 bill since 1928—a bit of historical irony since he opposed paper money. Known as “the people's president,” Jackson was elected in 1828, when, for the first time most white-male citizens were able to vote. I wanted to find out more about him, so I surveyed ... Belgium
... University of Aberdeen, University of Newcastle, Natural History Museum, University of Southampton, Alfred Wegener Institute in Germany, Senckenberg Research Institute and Museum in Germany, University of Gothenburg in Sweden, University of Ghent in Belgium and Museums Victoria in Australia. Belgium
However, it was in the East Flanders port-city of Ghent — an hour's drive from Bruges — that I came across yet another Belgian sweet-sensation: the cuberdon. Ghent harks back to the Middle Ages with its Gravensteen castle, the imposing St Bavo's Cathedral (a must-visit for art lovers for its unique ... Belgium
GHENT, Belgium, 7 February 2018- Ablynx NV [Euronext Brussels and Nasdaq: ABLX] today announced that Dr Bo Jesper Hansen, acting as permanent representative of Orfacare Consulting GmbH, has decided to resign from the Board of Directors with immediate effect for personal reasons. Having ... Belgium
The Museum of Fine Arts Ghent in Belgium pulled works from an exhibition featuring paintings, sculptures, and other objects attributed to members of the Russian avant-garde, after a group of curators, historians, and dealers raised suspicions about their authenticity. On January 15, ten arts professionals ... Belgium
The committee tasked with examining the works will be established by Sven Gatz, Belgium's Minister of Culture; Annelies Storms, the Ghent Alderwoman for Culture; and Catherine de Zegher, director of the MSK Ghent. Fakes have long plagued the market for Russian avant-garde art. In 2009, the ... Belgium
On 20 October 2017, a display entitled Russian Modernism 1910-30 opened at the Museum voor Schone Kunsten (MSK) in Ghent, Belgium. It consists of 24 works attributed to Larionov, Goncharova, Tatlin, Filonov, Kandinsky, Malevich, El Lissitzky, Exter, Popova, Rozanova, Rodchenko, Udaltsova and ... Belgium
Spokeswoman for the regional Prosecutor An Schoonjans said: "A shooting incident happened at the station of Gent-Sint-Pieters. "The railway police have fired at a man with a knife. "The man was taken to the hospital and injured and is in danger. "We investigate the exact circumstances of the facts.". Belgium
Bottom ash, generated by energy from waste facilities run by Suez, is to have the non ferrous metal component recovered from it at a plant being developed in Ghent, Belgium. The ash supplies will come from plants across Europe including those operated by Suez in the UK, and are thought to include its ... Belgium
A prosecutor's spokeswoman in Belgium says police in the city of Ghent shot a man armed with a knife in the main entrance hall of a train station. Ghent prosecutor's spokeswoman An Schoonjans said in a telephone interview that the man was seriously injured and fighting for his life in a hospital on ... Belgium
Isabelle Coudron, the new administrative assistant for the Office of Enrollment Services at Eastern New Mexico University, was born and raised in Belgium. After living in a "little town" with her parents and twin brother for 18 years, she moved to Ghent, Belgium, to attend Artevelde Hogeschool, a college. Belgium
A group of collectors, curators, and scholars has penned an open letter in protest of an exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts Ghent in Belgium. In the document, which was first published by the Art Newspaper, the arts professionals criticize the display of twenty-four works attributed to members of the ... Belgium
The paintings are on view in an exhibition called “Russian Modernism” at the Museum voor Schone Kunsten (MSK) in Ghent, Belgium. They are on loan from the Dieleghem Foundation, a registered charity owned by Brussels-based Russian businessman and art collector Igor Toporovski. The presentation ... Belgium
The Harvard team's findings reveal a new type of microstructure for feathers, says Matthew Shawkey, an evolutionary biologist at Ghent University in Belgium, who was not involved in the work. “This structure enhances the blackness produced by the feathers' pigments,” he adds. Typical black feathers ... Belgium
BRUSSELS, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) -- Eighty-eight percent of women over the age of 15 in Brussels have been victims of sexual intimidation, Belgian press reported Tuesday. The findings were published in a survey conducted by the University of Ghent, in Belgium including interviews with over 425 women. Belgium
Carl Devos, a political commentator from the University of Ghent, told the Belgian newspaper Le Soir that the prime minister was in an impossible position. “Charles Michel knows that Theo Francken is untouchable,” he said. “He knows that if he had to ask his secretary of state to resign, it would simply ... Belgium
Denmark's Novo Nordisk A/S (NOVO-B.KO) said Monday that Belgian biopharmaceutical company Ablynx NV (ABLX) has rejected its 2.6 billion-euro takeover ... It said that should any deal be struck, it would keep Ablynx's strong research-and-development base within Ghent, Belgium, and further develop ... Belgium
It is rumoured that it will close sites based in Dallas and Fullerton and in return upgrade and expand operations in Columbus, Ohio (USA) and Ghent, Belgium. “PSI has an increasing business need to better align our assets with marketplace trends and customer demand,” said chief executive George ... Belgium
... the team included researchers from UA, Scripps Oceanography, California Institute of Technology, and University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University of Ghent in Belgium, University of Groningen in Netherlands, and Australia to discover how rainbow peacock spiders produce this unique iridescent signal. Belgium
So every component was sourced on that global assumption that we need to look for supply both in Europe to our Ghent (Belgium) factory, where we build this car, and in China, (where) the Chengdu factory also will build this car one day. Some suppliers in China, some in Europe, but always (sharing) with ... Belgium
Plastic Suppliers Inc. indicated its Dallas and Fullerton, Calif., locations will close by the end of January. But the company will upgrade and expand operations in Columbus and Ghent, Belgium. The Belgium facility is operated through subsidiary Sidaplax VOF. "PSI has an increasing business need to better ... Belgium
A native of Belgium, he had previously served as the director of sales and marketing and co-artistic director for the Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra and the Flemish Radio Choir in Brussels. As a graduate of State University of Ghent, Belgium, Gistelinck earned a master's degree in musicology and ... Belgium
Our hotel, Hotel de Flandre, was a quick, easy 10-minute tram ride from the train station. The four-star hotel is part of a group named Historic Hotels of Belgium, with three other properties in Ghent and one in Aalst. Built in the neo-classical style in the early 1800s, many of the original architectural details still ... Belgium
Three South African artists – Isha Seejarim, Lawrence Lemanoana and Hannelie Coetzee – have been nominated for the creation of a monument honouring Nelson Mandela in Ghent, Belgium. The Mandela @Ghent Project is a collaboration between the University and the City of Ghent, Africalia and the ... Belgium
FILE - In this March 25, 2016 file still image from video, Mason Wells, an American survivor of the attacks in Belgium, answers questions during an interview in a hospital in Ghent, Belgium. Wells also was in Boston at the time of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings, having gone to support his mother during ... Belgium
North Sea Port will represent a 60 km cross-border port area of Flushing, Borsele and Terneuzen in the Netherlands up to Ghent in Belgium. The shareholders feel that the name of the merged port represents its position in the heart of Europe and the North Sea region. By 2022, North Sea Port aims to be a ... Belgium


 

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