“Fiscal stimulus works as a policy”

Tuesday, 03 November 2015 17:23
Borrowing money is effectively less costly for firms and consumers when central banks “pump money into the economy” concludes the European Central Bank (ECB) in a report published on Tuesday.
The tentative agreement on burden sharing reached by ministers in charge of climate policies in the 3 regions and at federal level must be renegotiated, reckons N-VA.
The Foreign Affairs Minister Didier Reynders has put pressure on diplomats working in Belgium who refuse to pay their traffic fines.
A report by the General Inspection service says the police did not make mistakes during the deportation of a Nigerian woman at the beginning of May.
The Organ for the Coordination of Threat Analysis (OCAM) has been criticised by its supervisor.
Fons Verplaetse (ex-governor), Luc Coene (ex-governor) and Norbert de Batselier (ex-director), who managed the Belgian National Bank, were interviewed by Knack on Wednesday.
The Telecommunications Minister Alexander De Croo (Open Vld) has said he wants to get rid of the social mobile phone tariff.
Groen is assessing federal and Flemish policies and those of parties in government (N-VA, CD&V, and Open Vld) one year on after the May 25th, 2014 elections.
Eddy Testelmans, the head of the military Intelligence service, gave false information on three attacks in Belgium in 2013.
The government’s policy is “unfair, shocking, cynical and unacceptable.”