Daily Archives: 10 August 2013

Carlos Slim’s takeover offer for KPN: Belgacom could be next

Mexican telecommunications group America Movil makes a new takeover offer for Dutch phone company KPN It values the group to the tune of €10 billion If he succeeds, Carlos Slim could set his sights on Belgium

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Fishy tale for Belgian researchers

The mission: to raise and train carp to detect the presence of human bodies in water They would replace the search and rescue dogs used by the Federal Police

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An Ironman a day for 33 days

From June 25 through July 27, Frenchman Didier Woloszyn ran a complete triathlon every day 125 km of swimming, 5,940 km on a bike and 1,392 km on foot A superhuman effort?

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Brussels Summer Festival: nine Belgian favorites

For the past 12 years, Brussels residents have been faithful to the open-air festival. They aren’t the only ones.

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