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"Airport staff haven't got a clue what to do!"

24 March 2017 | 0 comments

The socialist trade union is sounding the alarm.

Driver stopped after attempt to drive onto Antwerp's main shopping street

24 March 2017 | 0 comments

A man has been arrested in Antwerp after he attempted to drive onto the Meir at high speed.

Migrants at risk of drug-resistant TB in Europe

24 March 2017 | 0 comments

In the late 19th century, an estimated one in seven Europeans was dying of tuberculosis,

Maalbeek metro attack remembered

23 March 2017 | 0 comments

King Filip and Queen Mathilde have led the nation in a ceremony of remembrance at Maalbeek metro station, one of the two scenes of the terrorist bomb attacks exactly a year ago.

King Filip calls for hope and tenderness

23 March 2017 | 0 comments

King Filip has addressed the nation and the world at Schuman roundabout on the occasion of the first anniversary of the Brussels attacks.

"Roll out Molenbeek measures across Belgium"

22 March 2017 | 0 comments

One day ahead of the first anniversary of the Brussels attacks the head of the federal police, commissioner-general Catherine De Bolle, calls for the measures taken in Molenbeek to be rolled out across Belgium.

Brussels garbage collection disrupted

21 March 2017 | 0 comments

Workers of Net Brussel, the company providing the garbage collection service in the capital, have downed tools.

Happiness ranking puts Belgium 17th as Norway rules

21 March 2017 | 0 comments

Norway boasts the happiest citizens in the world, while Belgium manages to climb one place to reach 17th spot and beat the UK.

Tongeren puts its pigeons on the Pill

20 March 2017 | 0 comments

Pigeons, love them or hate them, but for many cities they have become a nuisance as locals and tourists alike choose to feed them.

No new taxes, no new demands on the public

20 March 2017 | 0 comments

"No extra taxes and no extra efforts by the population".

Belgians take the bicycle more often and cycle faster

17 March 2017 | 0 comments

Cycle traffic has gone up with 2 to 6 percent in a year's time. That's according to data collected during the 'cycle count week'.

Brussels secondary schools to introduce lottery system

17 March 2017 | 0 comments

Enrolment procedures at Dutch-speaking secondary schools in Brussels will change as from next year.

Unemployment rate hits 35-year low

17 March 2017 | 0 comments

The number of full-time unemployed eligible to receive an unemployment benefit, has reached a 35-year low.

"Leuven beer" in Brazil triggers irritation in Belgium's Leuven

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

The city of Leuven (Flemish Brabant) is not amused with a range of Brazilian beers bearing the same name.

Belgium has the right to deny foreign preachers a visa

16 March 2017 | 0 comments

The State Secretary for Asylum and Migration, Theo Francken, has won a case before the Council for Alien Law Litigation.



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