Belgium in the Ottoman Capital, From the Early Steps to 'la Belle Epoque'
This book has been published to mark the centenary of Le Palais de Belgique Legation in Constantinople, now known as Istanbul.
☀️The Belgian Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Türkiye welcomed summer with a special celebration where Turkish, Belgian, and Luxembourgish communities came together on June 14, 2023.Participants enjoyed a pleasant evening with delicious food, refreshing drinks, and a live Trio beside the Bosphorus at Hotel Les Ottomans. During the event, plaques were presented to Consul General of Belgium, H.E. Mr. Tim Van Anderlecht, our members who completed their 25th year as chamber members, and our event sponsors.We would like to thank Consul General of Belgium, H.E. Mr. Tim Van Anderlecht for joining us. We also want to thank sponsors of the event La Lorraine Bakery Group Turkiye & CIS, Unit International, Anadolu Efes, Kavaklıdere Wines and all the participants for their valuable time and contributions.Read more
On June 9, 2023, we visited the Manisa Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the Manisa Organized Industrial Zone with our President, Mr. Tuğrul Şeremet, our Vice President, Ms. Neslihan Nigiz Ulak, our Board Members, Mr. Ahmet Turgut, and Mr. Hans Broucke. While Brussels Capital Region Commercial and Economic Attaché in Türkiye, Mr. Stefano Missir di Lusignano and Trade & Economic Attaché at the Embassy of Luxembourg in Türkiye, Mr. Nicolas-Koray Namer accompanied us during this visit, we had the chance to meet with the Manisa Chamber of Commerce and Industry and learn more about the region's needs.We would like to thank the entire Manisa OIZ family, especially the Chairperson of the Board of Manisa OIZ, Mr. Sait Cemal Türek, and the Chairperson of the Board of Manisa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr. Mehmet Yılmaz for hosting us.Read more
We organized La Lorraine Bakery Group Plant and Manisa Industrial Zone visit on June 9th, Friday in Manisa. Following a breakfast, where we had the chance to taste the delicious products of La Lorraine, we had the LLBG Company presentation and plant tour. After the end of the tour, we went to Manisa Organized Industrial Zone Park to meet with the presidents of Manisa Chamber of Commerce and Industry & Manisa Organized Industrial Zone. After the meetings, we had a lunch with the participants at the Manisa 45 Business Hotel Restaurant.We would like to thank General Manager at La Lorraine Bakery Group Turkiye & CIS, Ms. Neslihan Nigiz Ulak, and Plant Manager Mr. Serkan Kocaarabacı for their warm reception and hospitality. We would also like to thank Brussels Capital Region Commercial and Economic Attaché in Türkiye, Mr. Stefano Missir di Lusignano, Trade & Economic Attaché at the Embassy of Luxembourg in Türkiye, Mr. Nicolas-Koray Namer, and all our members for their valuable time and contributions.Read more
On 26 May 2023, we visited the Eskişehir Chamber of Industry with our chairperson Mr. Tuğrul Şeremet and our board member Mr. Ahmet Turgut. During this visit, we had a chance to meet with the board of the Eskişehir Chamber of Industry and learn more about the region's needs. Explaining an intense export from Eskişehir to EU countries, especially to Belgium, Eskişehir Chamber of Industry Chairperson Mr. Celalettin Kesikbaş stated that joint projects could be carried out to develop mutual business relations.Read more