Wines and spirits federation wants more breathalyser tests in public places

Wines and spirits federation wants more breathalyser tests in public places

The Belgian Federation of Wines and Spirits, Vinum Et Spiritus, has decided to support the Emile Leus Fund in its efforts to have more alcohol detectors installed in public places.

Belgium, France could need to supply each other with energy this winter

Belgium, France could need to supply each other with energy this winter

The security of France’s electricity supply should be guaranteed this winter, according to the country’s electricity transmission company, RTE, but extra care will need to be taken in January-February and if demand outstrips production, France could need energy from Belgium during those two months.

The year 2018 looks set to be one of Belgium’s driest

The year 2018 looks set to be one of Belgium’s driest

With a month and a half to go before the end of the year, 2018 has had only 118 rainy days, which is within reach of the previous annual record of 143 rainless days, dating back to 2003.

Green light to transform Brussels Stock Exchange

Green light to transform Brussels Stock Exchange

The unique planning permission, with a view to renovating the Brussels Stock Exchange (known locally as La Bourse) and to transform this iconic building into a cultural, commercial and tourist hub has been granted.

Red Devils: Roberto Martinez expects “a genuine final” in Switzerland on Sunday

Red Devils: Roberto Martinez expects “a genuine final” in Switzerland on Sunday

Victorious against Ireland (2-0) on Thursday at the King Baudouin stadium, Belgium remains unbeaten in group 2 of the League of Nations, with 9 points compared to Switzerland’s 6.

The origin of one-third of all beef meat in our supermarkets is unknown

The origin of one-third of all beef meat in our supermarkets is unknown

One third of all beef meat found in our supermarkets displaying the label “Belbeef” cannot be traced back to its origin.

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