Belgium

Type: Country
Name: Belgium
population: 10,443,010
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 4 reports

Wembley Stadium to host Euro 2020 final as iconic London venue sees off competition from Munich to stage showpiece

•Wembley Stadium will host the final and semi-finals of Euro 2020•The London venue was awarded the matches at a vote of UEFA's ExCo in Geneva on Friday•Wembley beat off competition from the Allianz Arena in MunichIt will be the first tournament football ... [Published Capital Bay - 25 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 31 mins ago - 2 reports

MasterCard, PrePay Solutions and Mobistar introduce contactless mobile payments in Belgium

Release date- 18092014 - WATERLOO - MasterCard Belgium is introducing its contactless mobile payment solution in Belgium. The new payment technology transforms a consumer's smartphone into a payment card, and is currently being implemented by local MasterCard ... [Published Town Hall - 31 mins ago]
First reported 55 mins ago - Updated 55 mins ago - 4 reports

KBC winds up diamond finance arm

Demise of ADB will leave a large hole in the funding of Antwerp’s diamond industry, which accounts for about 80% of the world’s trade in uncut stones ... [Published FT.com - Companies - 55 mins ago]
Entities: Antwerp
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 4 reports

KBC Group Decides To Wind Down Antwerp Diamond Bank

KBC Group NV (KBCSF.PK), a Belgium-based bank holding company, said that it has decided, in implementation of the agreement made with the European Commission, to run down the loan portfolio and activities of Antwerp Diamond Bank or ADB in a gradual and ... [Published RTTNews.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

NFUS demands better Brussels representation after 'No' vote

NFU Scotland has called on the UK Government to give consideration to Scottish farmers’ needs as it negotiates in Brussels, following the ‘No’ vote in the independence referendum. , while a huge disappointment to Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond ... [Published Farmers Guardian - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 11 reports

Netflix says in talks with potential partners in Belgium

* Netflix started services in Belgium on Friday * Talking with Belgacom, others on distribution deal * Telenet says not in talks with Netflix (Updates with Netflix confirmation of talks) BRUSSELS, Sept 19 (Reuters) - U.S. video streaming service Netflix ... [Published Sharenet - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 8 reports

Liberian female rebel arrested

Rights groups have welcomed the arrest in Belgium of a female commander of Charles Taylor's rebel group for war crimes allegedly committed during Liberia's civil war.The arrest follows a complaint filed on behalf of three victims of an offensive in 1992 ... [Published BBC - 3 hours ago]
Entities: Liberia, Octopus, Crime
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 6 reports

Netflix goes live in Belgium and Luxembourg, taking it to 6 new countries in Europe this week

Netflix has completed a busy week in Europe after launching its video streaming service in Belgium and Luxembourg. These launches follow its hotly-anticipated arrival in France, and launches in Germany,... Keep reading → ... [Published The Next Web.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

Netflix Now In France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium And Luxembourg

About NetflixNetflix is the world's leading Internet television network with over 50 million members in more than 40 countries enjoying more than one billion hours of TV shows and movies per month, including original series. For a low monthly price, Netflix ... [Published Indianapolis Business Journal - 9 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 8 reports

News Corp takes Google fight to Brussels

US media group’s animosity about the technology group’s so-called ‘content kleptomaniac’ has been brewing for years ... [Published Financial Times - Asia homepage - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 4 reports

Mastercard launches contactless payments in Belgium

Mastercard is introducing its contactless Meastro/Mastercard payments service in Belgium, supporting NFC payments from smartphones. Local partners in the roll-out are Mobistar, Oberthur Technologies, PrePay Solutions and Penrillian. Mobistar will also ... [Published Telecompaper - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 5 reports

Zimbabwe fights seizure of diamond money in Belgium

Zimbabwe risks losing 45 million U. S. dollars diamond revenue from Belgium after a South African company sued for wrongful cancellation of its platinum mining agreement with a Zimbabwe state mining firm in 2010, state media reported Thursday.Zimbabwe ... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 18 2014]

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