The Liège Public Prosecutor’s Office indicated, on Tuesday morning, that around twenty people were arrested for questioning on Monday in the Liège region.
Amnesty International has indicated that more than 50,000 signatures, against arms exports to countries guilty of human rights violations, were delivered on Tuesday morning in Namur to the Walloon Minister-President, Willy Borsus.

Instant payments postponed until January

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 14:47
Contrary to promises, Belgian banks will not be ready to start instant payments in November.
It emerges, on Tuesday, in the latest Baromètre des Notaires, that the average house price in Belgium increased by 2.7% during the last quarter to €257,452.

Ghost driver causes accident on E42 highway

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 13:04
A ghost driver set out on the E42 motorway in Fleurus on Monday evening.
Brussels residents have voted in 48,8% female candidates in the 2018 communal elections.
The candidates from the Socialist Party, Ecolo and change.brussels (dominated by sp.a, Flemish Socialist Party), have agreed to form the future majority, governing the City of Brussels.
“Ten green Mayors have been confirmed and four or five more could still be added in the coming days,” says Patrick Dupriez, Ecolo’s co-president.
Around 400 people protested outside the Vottem (Herstal) detention centre on Saturday afternoon, after an Eritrean committed suicide on the 9th of October.
Two officers from the Vesdre police force have been injured during a shooting, the Home Affairs minister Jan Jambon (N-VA) wrote on Twitter.