Last weekend, the Limburg Film Festival 2020 was held in #Venlo (#Limburg NL).
For local and Limburg-based filmmakers it was of course a great opportunity to screen their work, challenge themselves and make professional connections.
Revolving around the #EuregioMeuseRhine, the sub-program "Kijken bij de Buren" also allowed filmmakers based in the Euregio Meuse-Rhine to display their work and share their experiences and visions for the future of film.
The exhaustive festiv
In a concerted effort to encourage more Maastrichtenaren to consider working cross-border, Servicepunt Grensoverschrijdend Arbeidsmiddeling – SGA (Cross-Border Employment Service Point) together with Podium24 (South Limburg labor market, reintegration, secondment and deployment service provider) offered jobseekers registered in #Maastricht the opportunity to attend VDAB Talentevent in Genk today. A coach full of more than 40 hopefuls were taken in style to the job fair in Gen
Over the last three years the Interreg structure #euPrevent has been abiding by its motto: "Live safely, enjoy life, stay involved" – with the aim of creating a senior-friendly environment in the #EuregioMeuseRhine (#EMR). Nine project partners and 31 participating municipalities joined forces over 36 months to achieve their goal of enabling elderly people with dementia and old-age depression to enjoy participating in daily life as long as possible. Project partners and parti
Carnaval got off to a rousing start with de11devande11de taking place in #Maastricht yesterday.
Upset over the change in location (formerly #Vrijthof, this year at MECC Maastricht) and unrest over Arriva Nederland public transport arrangements didn’t seem to bother the feestbeesten arriving from all over the #EuregioMeuseRhine to celebrate in the warm and dry congress centre. For more photos from this event, head to our Instagram feed.
The Maastrichtse Componisten Society celebrated the life and musical achievements of Robert Heppener this weekend. The famed composer lived for almost twenty years in #Vijen in #Limburg(NL) with his wife Milly and son Marc, creating innovative masterpieces that will be revered for centuries to come. With 2019 being the ten year anniversary of his death, the Maastrichtse Componisten Society chose to honour Heppener with a plaque at his former abode, and a concert of his works
Interreg Euregio Meuse-Rhine had to move their "2021-2027 Working Together, across borders" conference from Gouvernement aan de Maas in #Maastricht to Mecc Maastricht yesterday due to the high number of registrations for the event.
Expertly moderated by Simone van Trier, participants from all over the #EuregioMeuseRhine were given more insight into the funding potential and future plans for Interreg VI.
Caroline Glaude (#EMRaDi) and Julia Quitmann (#EMRConnect), two current I
Eight of TripAdvisor's top ten Luxe Restaurants in the Netherlands for 2019 are in #Amsterdam. Not surprising. Guess where the two others are to be found? In #Maastricht, in the #EuregioMeuseRhine of course.
Rantree, number seven on the list is located atop Dormio Resort Maastricht, offering an exceptional view across the city as well as extensive vegetarian options.
Number nine is Château Neercanne, the Michelin starred restaurant located in a breathtaking castle dating back
Corda Campus in #Hasselt played host to the third and final ZZP FABRIEK MAASTRICHT - YOUREGION cross-border event of the year on Wednesday. Freelancers and entrepreneurs from across the #EuregioMeuseRhine gathered to share information, network and participate in elevator pitches (a crucial part of an entrepreneur's professional life).
Hosted by #ZZPFabriek and facilitated by youRegion, there are more similar and innovative events being planned for 2020. The EMR is home to lar
Valkenburgse Wielerclub held their annual #Bokkebaggertochtyesterday. Enthusiastic mountain bikers gathered early at the world famous Amstel Gold Race Xperience in Valkenburg despite the forecasted rain and signed in for 35km, 45km or 65km of the most challenging routes in the #EuregioMeuseRhine.
The cycling club has held the event since 2007, and the registration numbers just keep growing.
Our lush forests, breathtaking views and hilly terrain are fabulous settings for mount
The second Meet the Start-Ups #EuregioMeuseRhine edition took place in #Heerlen last night.
Eager start-ups took to the #Brightlands stage to pitch their ideas and uniquely, hear immediate feedback, offers of professional assistance and most importantly, genuine encouragement from a skilled and willing audience.
#BISS Managing Director Bert Carl Schindler opened the evening which was co-hosted by #ACE, #Qeske and #DigitalHubAachen.
Having already held an event in #Aachen, #Li
#Sphinxkwartier in #Maastricht received recognition as an official “anchor point” along the #ERIH – European Route of Industrial Heritage yesterday.
ERIH board member Hildebrand de Boer and alderman Gert-Jan Krabbendam touched on the importance of regeneration of industrial areas and architecture and inclusion of our industrial history in these modern times. According to Krabbendam, continuing to make the link between our past and our future will hopefully secure firm ties wi
The Einstein Telescope, estimated to cost around €790m and be completed by 2025, is a third-generation gravitational-wave observatory that will be 100 times more sensitive than current instruments. It will seek to directly detect gravitational waves and attempt to work out their origin and nature. It will differ from existing gravitational-wave detectors by being built underground.
Gravitational waves are ripples in the fabric of space-time which Einstein’s general theory of
"NeBeDeAgPol" - the cooperation between Dutch, Belgian and German police services in the #EuregioMeuseRhine celebrated the 50th anniversary of cross-border cooperation together in #Aachen yesterday.
The signing of a constitution in Aachen on 17 September 1969 brought the collaboration into existence and since then the three countries' police services have worked together to improve police work in the border areas.
Source & Photo: Politie Limburg
Belgium's national cycling coach, Rik Verbrugghe, unveiled part of the Belgian group for the World Cycling Championships that will take place in Yorkshire at the end of the month (22 to 29 September). Philippe Gilbert from #Verviers in the #EuregioMeuseRhine is one of a selection of cyclists that are already certain to be heading over to England.
Belgium being part of the world top-10, has the right to supply eight riders at the start of the race scheduled for Sunday 29 Septe
The #EuregioMeuseRhine will play host to thousands of visitors during the respective Open Monument Days across the region in the coming weeks.
Tag des offenen Denkmals (Day of the Open Monument) and Open Monumentendag (Open Monument Day) will be taking place across Germany and Belgium on the weekend of 7-8 September.
There will be several buildings open to the public in #Aachen and #Liège and in #Hasselt there is a special focus on the celebration of 75 years since liberation