Traveling to Belgium

Posted Posted in Back in Belgium

From 1 August 2020 onward the Belgian Public Health Department requires anyone traveling to Belgium & staying there longer than 48 hours, to fill in the Public Health Passenger Locator Form. More information about this process and ways to fill in the form can be found here (click). Anyone arriving to Belgium by airplane or […]

Member Liège Airport in NYT

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Always nice to be alerted to our members showing up in the media. Here is an article by the New York Times featuring our BLCC member Liège Airport, it’s about the first cargo flight by the U.N. World Food Program leaving from Liège Airport providing vital medical supplies for developing nations especially vulnerable to the […]

New Belgian PM

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Belgium is getting its first female prime minister. Budget and Civil Service Minister Sophie Wilmes will succeed Charles Michel, who has served in an acting capacity since an inconclusive election in May. He’s taking office as president of the European Council, which involves chairing meetings of European Union leaders, on Dec. 1. Continue reading on Bloomberg

Belgian sparkling wine beats champagne in world wine competition

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The Brussels Times reports this surprising news! A Belgian sparkling wine was selected by the judges of the international wine competition in Brussels to win the 2019 International Revelation Sparkling wine award, over several French champagnes.The 2014 Cuvée Prestige from Chant d’Éole in Quévy was named this year’s “revelation” at the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, […]