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Nice tribute to Jommeke and Jef Nys

Nice tribute to Jommeke and Jef Nys

28 May 2015 | 0 comments

A giant wall painting has been inaugurated in Brussels, in the Lokvogelstraat in the Laken district.

Villo reaches milestone of seven million

Villo reaches milestone of seven million

28 May 2015 | 0 comments

A total of seven million Villo bikes have been rented since the Brussels bike-sharing system was started up in 2009.

Rail services heavily disrupted

Rail services heavily disrupted

28 May 2015 | 0 comments

Rail services will only return to normal early on 29 May.

Various rail strikes trigger massive compensation claim

Various rail strikes trigger massive compensation claim

28 May 2015 | 0 comments

The Belgian consumers' organisation Test-Aankoop wants to claim compensation from the Belgian Rail Company NMBS for losses incurred by the frequent strike action.

Electrical failure causes chaos at Belgian airports

Electrical failure causes chaos at Belgian airports

27 May 2015 | 0 comments

Chaos hit Belgian airports on Wednesday when an electrical failure at air traffic control in Brussels caused Belgium-bound flights to be diverted, with departures delayed and flights cancelled over six...

Electrical failure leaves Belgian airports at standstill

27 May 2015 | 0 comments

Belgian airports were at a standstill Wednesday after an electrical failure at air traffic control in Brussels caused Belgium-bound flights to be diverted, with departures delayed and flights cancelled.Chaos...

Belgian airports at standstill after air traffic failure: authorities

27 May 2015 | 0 comments

Belgian airports were at a standstill Wednesday after an electrical failure at air traffic control in Brussels caused Belgium-bound flights to be diverted, with departures delayed and flights cancelled."Because...

Rubens’ family comes to life at 'Rubens in Private'

Rubens’ family comes to life at 'Rubens in Private'

26 May 2015 | 0 comments

The Rubens House in Antwerp is currently hosting a landmark exhibition with portraits of the painter and his relatives.

500 remember Jewish Museum attack victims

500 remember Jewish Museum attack victims

26 May 2015 | 0 comments

It has been a year since a terrorist gunman carried out an attack on the Jewish Museum in Brussels.

Number of hit-and-runs has doubled

Number of hit-and-runs has doubled

26 May 2015 | 0 comments

According to VAB’s 'Mobility Barometer', four out of 10 Flemish motorists has been the victim of a hit-and-run accident in the past few years.

More Belgians receiving medical treatment abroad

More Belgians receiving medical treatment abroad

26 May 2015 | 0 comments

Most of the Belgians seeking medical treatment in another EU member state do so in neighbouring countries with Germany topping the list.

Tomorrowland voted best festival in the world

Tomorrowland voted best festival in the world

25 May 2015 | 0 comments

Readers of the British magazine DJ Mag have elected the Belgian electronic music festival Tomorrowland as the 'best festival in the world'.

Brussels is the EU's 3rd richest region

Brussels is the EU's 3rd richest region

25 May 2015 | 0 comments

The Brussels Region had a GDP per capita worth 207 percent the EU average in 2013, making it one of the richest regions in the Eurozone.

Pro-Turkish demonstrators protest

Pro-Turkish demonstrators protest

25 May 2015 | 0 comments

More than 1,000 pro-Turkish demonstrators held a rally in the Brussels municipality of Schaarbeek on 23 May to protest against the recognition of the Armenian genocide by the international community.

Sunday opening in Brussels

Sunday opening in Brussels

25 May 2015 | 0 comments

From next month, the shops in central Brussels will be open on the first Sunday of the month, as is the case in some other towns and city elsewhere in Flanders.

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