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17/10/2014 Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch despite calls for calm

Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: hysteria over Ebola...

16/10/2014 Ebola: Questions about a stealthy virus

The Ebola virus species that has killed more than 4,000 people in west Africa caught everyone by surprise when it erupted thousands of kilometres...

07/10/2014 BSB student-led charity Best of Both on TV

BSB’s student-led charity the Best of Both is featured on the Brussels regional TV station tvbrussel in a five-week series. [Contributed by BSB]

16/10/2014 General strike set for 15 December

Belgium’s three main trades unions have planned to stage a general strike on Monday 15 December against the new Belgian government's...

17/10/2014 Belgium's new government survives confidence vote

Belgium's right-wing coalition government has won a vote of confidence, despite opposition demands for new PM Charles Michel to sack two...

20/10/2014 Ebola screening starts at Zaventem

The screening of passengers arriving on flights from the countries that have been affected by the outbreak of ebola in West Africa has started at...

21/10/2014 Belgium braced for 'Great Storm'

Stormy conditions are reported at the coast as Belgium prepares for a great storm as the remnants of hurricane Gonzalo arrive in our climes.

 
 
 
 
 
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Looking for work in Belgium

Looking for work in Belgium

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes how to write a CV, application procedure, interview dos and don'ts, Belgian management culture.

Practical, easy-to-use, free and... in English

Practical, easy-to-use, free and... in English

Belgium’s first alternative directory assistance services - available through the shortcode 14-14 - can now be accessed on the internet.

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Finding a rental home in Belgium

Moving to Belgium presents a host of challenges to expats, not least of all finding the right home.

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Learning to cope with life abroad

The psychological effects of global mobility can be physically painful.

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