Turkey's purged military officers stuck in limbo one year after failed coup
On July 15, 2016, one of them was hosting friends at a barbecue in his backyard, on base at NATO's military headquarters in Mons. The other was in an auto dealer's showroom, shopping for a Mercedes. As top officers serving at NATO at the peak of their ...
A weekend break in... Mons
Sitting on its mound or mont, the Belgian town of Mons is waking up to its new role as one of two European Capitals of Culture 2015 (the other being Pislen in the Czech Republic). As part of the celebrations, it is rediscovering a rich cultural past ...
Five places a Canadian should visit if touring the WWI Western Front
There are several memorabilia stores and tour guides operating on the Menin Road close to the Menin Gate, where each night at eight a memorial for the fallen is held. Some of the ... In Mons, Belgium, the war ended for the Canadian Corps on Nov. 11 ...
Belgian exchange student enjoyed every opportunity
Once she returns home, she plans to attend university in Mons, Belgium, where she will take courses to become a translator in English and Spanish, followed by a teaching degree. But leaving for home comes after two more very important Canadian ...
New Zealand chilled lamb and venison continues to grow in Belgium
Alliance Group customers from Belgium are looking to expand chilled lamb and venison imports as demand for the meat continues to grow. A delegation from Van Aerde NV and its subsidiary Bimpex Meat NV visited Alliance Group's Lorneville and Makarewa ...
Mons: it's the European capital of culture – but locals just want to go to Ikea
A cloud of planks swirls above the streets in the Belgian city of Mons, thrusting neon-painted splinters out in all directions. Like the jazzy nest of some mutant raver-crows, it is a curious arrival to the sleepy medieval lanes, a 90m-long torrent of ...
30 reasons why you must keep visiting Belgium
You have only to look at two of the most prominent symbols of Brussels to sense that there is a touch of surrealism in the essential character of Belgium. The Manneken Pis – a tiny bronze statue of a little boy doing what his name suggests – is ...
Cops arrest two brothers suspected of planning new terror attack in Belgium
Two men named as Nourredine H, 33, and Hamza H were arrested after dawn raids on seven homes in Mons and another in Liege. Belgian special forces. Reuters. 3. Belgian special forces on ... A Belgian police spokesman said: “Both are suspected of ...
Terror suspect charged with attempted murder following late night raid by Belgian security forces investigating ...
Police in Belgium arrested 2 men suspected of planning an attack
International Supermarket News
Carrefour opens multiple stores across the globe.
International Supermarket News
The supermarket industry is increasingly geared to innovation. A new project of Carrefour hyper has opened in the shopping center of Grand Prés city of Mons in Belgium. The project, company claims to revolutionize the shopping experience of the visitors.
Brussels terror alert: Belgium warns of 'imminent attack' as restaurants and cafes ordered shut - as it happened
The Belgian capital resembled a ghost town with shops shutting early while cafes and restaurants also closed their doors. Meanwhile Jan .... In Britain, bomb disposal experts carried out a controlled explosion at the Bluewater shopping centre in Kent ...