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    1. August 25, 2015

      Train terror suspect played jihad YouTube tape before attack

      The heavily armed man who boarded a train between Amsterdam and Paris last week listened to a jihadist recording on...

    2. August 23, 2015

      Thwarted train attack shows France’s vulnerability to terrorists

      As French investigators questioned Ayoub el-Khazzani on Sunday, a host of unknowns continued to surround the...

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    1. August 23, 2015

      Terror attack on train puts spotlight on Schengen

      The ease with which the terror suspect in the failed train attack moved around Europe has put the spotlight on the...

    2. August 20, 2015

      Migrant focus switches to Belgian and Dutch ports

      Belgium and the Netherlands are being asked to help keep illegal migrants from British ports following a tightening of...

    3. FT Alphaville

      August 20, 2015

      What's the deal with Belgium?

      Suppose we told you to think of a country in the euro area with chronically dysfunctional politics, anaemic...

    4. August 13, 2015

      Tunisia terrorist attack to cost Tui up to €40m

      The terrorist attack in Tunisia in June will cost Tui between €35m and €40m this year, the tour operator said, adding...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      August 7, 2015

      Cooling off on the water slide

      A person slides down a water slide at a theme park on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium. ...

    6. July 29, 2015

      Belgians aim to get economy moving with €7.2bn tax changes

      When Merel started work at the age of 25 as a trainee at a blue-chip consultancy in Brussels, she was taken to a car...

    7. FT Photo Diary

      July 23, 2015

      Cycling amongst the clouds

      Cannondale-Garmin rider Andrew Talansky of the U.S., AG2R La Mondiale riders Romain Bardet of France and Jan Bakelants...

    8. July 22, 2015

      Eurozone borrowing rises to record as recovery remains weak

      Debt in the eurozone has reached a record high despite an incipient economic recovery, underlining the challenges...

    9. July 15, 2015

      Belgian data watchdog defends its ‘political’ Facebook case

      The head of Belgium’s data protection agency has defended its “politically motivated” decision to sue Facebook over...

    10. July 13, 2015

      Nyrstar appoints Bill Scotting as new chief executive

      Nyrstar has ended a seven-month search for a chief executive, turning to a mining industry veteran to try to improve...

    11. July 12, 2015

      Microbes from rabbit gut help turn waste to fuel

      ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaker, is to install an €87m system at one of its plants that uses microbes...

    12. FT Photo Diary

      July 6, 2015

      Tour crash

      Scores of riders lie on the road after crashing during the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race in Belgium on...

    13. FT Photo Diary

      July 3, 2015

      Shrimp haul

      Belgian shrimp fishermen ride carthorses to haul nets out in the sea to catch shrimps during low tide at the coastal...

    14. FT Photo Diary

      June 19, 2015

      Ready to charge

      Members of the Allied army practice their square formation to counter cavalry charges on Friday in Waterloo, Belgium....

    15. June 19, 2015

      UK hopes new visa system will increase Chinese visitor numbers

      The UK will simplify visa applications for Chinese visitors through a partnership with Belgium which allows travel...

    16. June 18, 2015

      France and Belgium freeze Russian state assets over Yukos case

      Russia said its lawyers were studying French and Belgian moves to freeze state assets in an attempt to enforce a $50bn...

    17. FT Photo Diary

      June 18, 2015

      Waterloo

      Historical re-enactors take part in a practice drills in the French Bivouac camp in Waterloo, Belgium. Around 5000...

    18. June 15, 2015

      Hudson’s Bay wins battle for Metro’s Galeria Kaufhof

      Hudson’s Bay Company has won the battle for one of the most famous names on the German high street, seeing off interest...

    19. June 9, 2015

      France outflanked by Belgium in dispute over Waterloo coins

      Two hundred years after it was beaten at Waterloo, France has suffered a fresh defeat over how to commemorate the great...

    20. June 8, 2015

      Belgian security forces arrest 16 in crackdown on Chechen groups

      Belgian security forces detained 16 people on Monday in a national crackdown on groups of Chechens, some of whom were...

    21. June 3, 2015

      Orange eyes Telecom Italia, KPN and Belgacom as possible targets

      Orange’s senior management has said that Telecom Italia could be among its targets in a future round of consolidation...

    22. May 21, 2015

      National Grid calls for UK to plug in to Europe

      The chief executive of National Grid on Thursday called for the UK to be more deeply integrated into a Europe-wide...

    23. May 18, 2015

      Belgian banks: lowland life

      Name 10 famous Belgians. The memory usually goes blank after Eddy Merckx, Georges Simenon, Hergé, Jacky Ickx, Adolphe...

    24. May 12, 2015

      Ahold and Delhaize seek US grocery saving

      Nearly a decade after their last attempt, the Dutch grocer Ahold and its Belgian rival Delhaize are once again...

    25. May 7, 2015

      German online banking unit boosts ING profits

      ING has shown its rivals that it is possible to make healthy profits from retail banking in Germany, which has become...

    26. April 30, 2015

      Investment bank fuels results boost for BNP Paribas

      BNP Paribas notched up better than expected results in the first quarter helped by the French group’s investment...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      April 22, 2015

      Tank talk in Latrun

      School children from Belgium sit on a tank on display listening to an Israeli soldier speaking about Israel’s wars, at...

    28. April 20, 2015

      Liberty Global and Telenet: owner occupied

      Sometimes you just want to stop renting and own your own place. It could be a question of cost or the desire for...

    29. beyondbrics

      April 2, 2015

      PPP success in Rwanda shows potential for greater self-reliance

      Twenty-one years after its genocide, Rwanda ranks 46th in the world for ease of doing business according to the World...

    30. March 26, 2015

      AB InBev to appoint JAB chief as chairman

      Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world’s biggest brewer, is set to appoint the chief executive of JAB Holding as its next...

    31. March 22, 2015

      Sheet music scores its own digital cadence

      As a child, Bart Van der Roost dreamt of following in his father’s footsteps and become a classical musician. He...

    32. March 16, 2015

      Greek tactics annoying eurozone partners, says Belgium

      Athens has “annoyed” and “frustrated” its eurozone partners with combative negotiating tactics, said Belgium’s finance...

    33. February 18, 2015

      HSBC tax scandal prompts rivals to check for ‘problem dossiers’

      The reaction of rival private banking executives to the tax evasion scandal unfolding at HSBC has been swift. Many have...

    34. FT Photo Diary

      February 17, 2015

      Gilles of Binche carnival parade

      Gilles of Binche parade, a UNESCO World Heritage event, is the biggest and the liveliest annual carnival in Belgium. ...

    35. FT Alphaville

      February 13, 2015

      Euro area divergence more about regions than countries

      Take a good long look at this map: It shows average disposable incomes per person by NUTS2 region as of 2011, the...

    36. February 11, 2015

      Belgian jihadi leader jailed for 12 years

      The leader of a Belgian Islamist group responsible for sending dozens of young Muslims to fight for the Islamic State...

    37. February 10, 2015

      Pressure mounts for formal investigation into HSBC unit

      The US, France, Belgium and Argentina are all doing it. So why do UK authorities seem reluctant to formally investigate...

    38. February 3, 2015

      Brussels to probe Belgium tax deals for multinationals

      Belgium has become the latest country to be ensnared in a growing crackdown on tax avoidance within the EU after the...

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