The Weird WorkplaceA collection of unusual and quirky stories from across Canada and around the world03/06/2017|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/06/2017Vladyslav Starozhylov (Shutterstock) THE BICYCLE THIEFFLANDERS, BELGIUIM — Cycling has become a popular cause for many politicians focused on environmental and physical health. But Belgian minister Ben Weyts found his dedication tested recently when he arrived by bike to a news conference to promote cycling — only to find his bike stolen when he left the presentation, according to Reuters. Minister of mobility for the region of Flanders, Weyts had unveiled a plan to invest €300 million (C$415 million) in cycle lanes until 2019. “We left the bike in the racks at the station and locked it,” said a spokesperson for the minister. “When we got back half an hour later, it was gone.” The minister had to call his driver to pick him up.STEALING TIME To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.