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#BrightBrusselsFestivalOfLight: 11 artists chosen to festoon #Brussels city centre

#BrightBrusselsFestivalOfLight: 11 artists chosen to festoon #Brussels city centre

| December 19, 2018

This weekend, the Bright Brussels Festival of Light will be shining the spotlight on some of Brussels’ most central neighbourhoods in collaboration with a variety of Belgian and international artists. After a difficult decision, the jury have finally selected 11 artists to take on this decorative feat. The neighbourhoods of Quais and Sainte-Catherine will be […]

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#MeetMeat – The carnivore’s temple

#MeetMeat – The carnivore’s temple

| December 14, 2018

While recent trends may have veered away from meat eating, less has been heard about the health benefits of eating meat, writes Martin Banks. It has perhaps been less publicized that meat contributes to carrying out vital metabolic functions. Meat also gives one a lot of energy and, since meat contains a large amount of […]

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Commission outlines a set of actions to keep #CulturalHeritage high on political agenda #EuropeForCulture

Commission outlines a set of actions to keep #CulturalHeritage high on political agenda #EuropeForCulture

| December 11, 2018

Closing the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 at the #EuropeForCulture conference in Vienna, the Commission has highlighted a series of actions on cultural heritage. Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Commissioner Tibor Navracsics said: “I am proud that the European Year of Cultural Heritage has successfully reached millions of people across Europe and beyond. We […]

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Four years out: #Qatar’s World Cup preparations come into focus

Four years out: #Qatar’s World Cup preparations come into focus

| December 5, 2018

It’s now a little less than four years until the start of the next World Cup, and despite controversy which has shrouded the tournament since it was awarded to Qatar in 2010, the infrastructure is rapidly taking shape. Vast construction works needed to deliver the tournament have provided a stimulus for the country’s wider economy, […]

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#EuropeanCinemaNight – 34 EU cities offer free screenings of European films

#EuropeanCinemaNight – 34 EU cities offer free screenings of European films

| December 3, 2018

The first edition of the European Cinema Night is taking place on 3-7 December 2018 across the EU. Digital Economy and Society Commissioner Mariya Gabriel said: “Cinema is an essential part of our rich and diverse European culture and is contributing to reinforce bonds between people feeling the same passion and emotion on a movie. […]

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#Facebook to fund trainee local newspaper reporters in Britain

#Facebook to fund trainee local newspaper reporters in Britain

| November 22, 2018

Facebook (FB.O) is donating £4.5 million to train journalists in Britain to support communities that have lost local newspapers and reporters, in no little part due to ad revenue and readers switching online to the social media giant, writes Paul Sandle. The US company said this week it recognized the role it played in how […]

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#WorldTelevisionDay celebrates quality of TV around the globe

#WorldTelevisionDay celebrates quality of TV around the globe

| November 21, 2018

TV professionals around the world are celebrating World Television Day today (21 November) to remind us that TV – as in Total Video – is so much more than linear viewing. As part of the annual United Nations initiative, a 30 second-spot  will be shown by broadcasters on air and online across the globe. TV […]

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