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Contents DECEMBER 2014
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Erik Van Looy He directed Belgium’s most successful film ever and is about to release the Hollywood remake, The Loft, across thousands of screens in America. Read about Van Looy’s boyhood dreams coming true and Sunset Boulevard selfies.
Christmas in the Benelux Turkey for Christmas? Not in the Benelux. There are many interesting and surprising festive traditions in this region. Find out how, and where, to celebrate your Christmas in style. PLUS: Hotels and Restaurant of the Month, from page 12.
Specialist Translators Dutch, French, German, Luxembourgish and more – this mini theme focusses on some top translation companies.
Regulars & Events In this extended business section, we delve further into the corporate world with inspiring company profiles, and our regular columnists musing on the efficiency of communication and leadership. PLUS: The Benelux Business Calendar, page 82.
Event: Art in Redlight Amsterdam’s best independent art event brings budding talent and renowned artists together. We’ve picked three of our favourite artists attending the event.
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Interview: Tom Barman Belgian frontman of dEUS talks us through twenty years of the band’s history and the selection of songs on their new album.
Daring Benelux Designers Fusing form, creativity and function seamlessly in innovative designs – here some first class Benelux designers presenting to you their best and most exciting work in over sixteen pages. PLUS: Benelux architects, from page 49.
Luxuries From fine art, waterproof fashion to living in the Swiss Alps, this luxury section covers the subject in the broadest sense, including our events feature on the Excellent Fair which is not to be missed.
Wellness & Beauty Thanks to constant development in the field of cosmetic techniques, it is becoming increasingly possible to roll back the years and improve your physique with minor and painless procedures.
Theatre That Luxembourg is a breeding ground for cultural talent is hardly a secret, so here are three compelling features highlighting one of its most vibrant industries: theatre.
10 Fashion Picks | 12 Desirable Designs from Benelux 92 Out & About | 94 Benelux Lifestyle Columns
Legal Excellence The Benelux is a global player when it comes to international business affairs. In this special we highlight some of the top law firms that have helped the region’s businesses excel.
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Promoting Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg.