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29 avr
Philippe Rixhon is a Belgian entrepreneur at the junction of the arts, business and technology who runs his own London-based company. Before focusing on the arts, Philippe spent twenty years managing successful and innovative projects for major companies in ten countries and worked in the IT domain. He currently publishes and lectures internationally to pass on his expertise to people who intend to launch a business in the arts.
24 avr
This year saw the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo where the Duke of Wellington and his army celebrated victory over the Emperor Napoleon on 18 June 1815. To mark the occasion, commemorative events were organised in both Belgium and the UK.
07 nov
HRH Queen Elisabeth and HRH King Philippe, the King of the Belgians, inaugurated the Flanders Fields Memorial Garden in central London’s Wellington Barracks near Buckingham Palace on 6 November.
17 juil
2014 marks 100 years since the start of the First World War.
15 juil
Tout a débuté par un tweet du Premier Ministre Di Rupo au Président Obama juste avant le match de la Coupe du Monde de Football Etats-Unis / Belgique. Le Premier Ministre belge a promis un approvisionnement de bières belges si l’équipe américaine gagnait. De même, l’Ambassadeur américain à Londres a engagé un pari avec Ambassadeur Trouveroy. Ambassadeur Barzun préparerait et servirait des crêpes américaines pour le personnel de l’Ambassade belge à la Résidence à Belgrave Square si l’équipe belge battait les EU.
15 juil
On 12th July, the annual Belgian Parade at the Cenotaph in Whitehall took place. On this occasion, HRH Prince Laurent, representing the Belgian King, laid a wreath at the monument. The ceremony was also attended by the Belgian Defence Minister and the UK vice-Minister of Defence, various British and Belgian civil and military authorities and veterans as well as detachments from military education establishments.
18 Mar
Dans la série des visites officielles du roi Philippe et de la reine Mathilde des différentes capitales européennes, le 13 mars, c’était au tour de Londres. Pour leur journée dans la capitale, le couple royal était accompagné du ministre Didier Reynders.
07 Mar
In January, Ambassador Guy Trouveroy took up his post at the Embassy of Belgium in the UK after 4 years of diplomatic duties in Moscow. He has been active in the Belgian diplomatic service since 1977.
18 fév
Yves Lemarchand left Belgium in 1988 and is now managing director of Experience Scotland in Edinburgh. He has been Honorary Consul for Belgium since 1996.
07 nov
Interview with Michel Vanhoonacker, Honorary Consul for Belgium in Hull.