Brussels national airport has welcomed over 5.3 million passengers over the two summer months.
In 2016 there were 114,200 of them, Belgians with investable assets (shares, bonds, funds, cash …) worth at least 1 million American dollars, or approximately 850,000 euros.
From next year, holiday-makers travelling with the travel agency Thomas Cook, which also owns Neckermann and Pégase, will be able to fly with in a Brussels Airlines airplane.
Kinepolis continues its worldwide expansion. With the takeover of Landmark Cinemas, the Belgian cinema group now also gains a foothold in Canada.
Seraing was a village of only 2000 inhabitants, mainly agricultural labourers, artisans and coal miners, when John Cockerill arrived in 1817. The young Englishman was 27 when he arrived.
The Ice Watch enterprise is turning 10 this year. On this special occasion its CEO has announced a future partnership with the Moulinsart firm.