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Helping build a new life Brussels Airlines supports Italian non-governmental organisation COOPI which runs rehabilitation programmes in the Democratic Republic of Congo Ituri is a northern region in the Democratic Republic of Congo whose formidable beauty belies the dramatic problems faced by its inhabitants. Until 2002, Bunia, Ituri’s capital, had […]

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Airline News Find out about our new partnership with BMI, plus news on our long-haul departures and microfinance loans in DRC New codeshare brings UK connections to nine EDINBURGH Passengers flying to and from the UK will be spoiled for choice from this month onwards with connections to and from Brussels […]

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What to Listen: Our Picks Emerald Book Channel A relaxing musical journey in time and harmonyUn voyage relaxant au cœur du temps et de l’harmonie Jan Garbarek Raga ECMTrisan May Yo I Real WorldNusrat Fateh Ali Khan Tracery Real WorldKhalil Chahine Mektoub Part 2 TransatKhalil Chahine Mektoub Part 3 TransatRabih Abou-Khalil Window ECMEgberto Gismonti Ciranda Nordestina ECMGustav Malher Adagietto D.G.D Bortnyansky I’ve Cried To The Lord MelodiyaPaul Winter Grand […]

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Airline news Fatoumata Manjang 17 year-old author of The Viviane Diary, which is ‘an intricate literary web of romance, tragic loss, hip hop, superstition, peer pressure and greed’. Fatoumata Manjang is a very self-assured young lady. When we meet at the Brussels Airlines Lounge at Zaventem Airport, she greets me […]

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What to See: Our Video Picks The Forbidden Kingdom Action 105 minsCert PG-13Director Rob MinkoffCast Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Michael Angarano While browsing in a Chinatown pawnshop, Jason Tripitikas is sent hurtling back in time to ancient China. With the help of wise kung fu master Lu, Jason must free the fabled Monkey King […]

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Audio Emerald Book Jan Garbarek Raga (ECM)Trisan May Yo I (Real World)Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan Tracery (Real World)Khalil Chahine Mektoub Part 2 (Transat)Khalil Chahine Mektoub Part 3 (Transat)Rabih Abou-Khalil Window (ECM)Egberto Gismonti Ciranda Nordestina (ECM)Gustav Malher Adagietto (D.G.)D Bortnyansky I’ve Cried To The Lord (Melodiya)Paul Winter Grand Canyon Sunrise (Living Music)Cliff Eidelman Triumph Of The Spirit (Varese) Spirit Of Africa Big […]

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Audio Emerald Book A relaxing musical journey in time and harmonyUn voyage relaxant au cœur du temps et de l’harmonie Oppermann Emerald Forest (Biber)Zelwer Rest Awhile (MTM)Paul Giger Crossing (ECM)Paul Horn Initiation (Kuckuck)John Surman Not Love Perhaps (ECM)David Darling Psalm (ECM)Doudou N’diaye Rose Rose Rythm (Virgin)Renaud Garcia-Fons Inanga (Harmonia Mundi)Arild Andersen If You Look (ECM)Staurt Dempster Didjeridervish (New Albion)Mike Figgis History […]

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Airline news Alfred Kidjo Head of Distribution Services Distribution in the airline business is a complicated business, and I’ve been in it for 10 years now. The main challenge has always been to control the costs and maintain efficiency while bringing our product offer to as wide a market as […]

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What to See: Our Video Picks The Ruins Thriller 90 minsCert RDirector Carter SmithCast Jonathan Tucker, Laura Ramsey, Jena Malone Based on the terrifying bestseller by Scott Smith. A group of American friends must struggle for survival after visiting a remote archaeological dig in the Mexican jungle, where they discover something deadly living among […]

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SOS Children’s Villages SOS Children’s Villages – giving children hope SOS Children’s Villages is a worldwide social development NGO set up by Austrian doctor Herman Gmeiner just after the Second World War Its aim is to help children orphaned by war, famine or disease, as well as children whose parents […]

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