Banks will be closed on Friday 19 and Monday 22 April, the Belgian financial sector federation, Febelfin, stated on Tuesday.Digital payments made by card or via smartphone will be unaffected on these days. Febelfin advises everyone to plan ahead with regard to withdrawals, in time to avoid any unpleasant surprises.…
Productivity in Belgium went down by 0.1% in 2018, the first decrease in six years, L'Echo and De Tijd reported on Tuesday, quoting from the annual survey conducted by The Conference Board, an American consultancy firm.
Former Belgian State Secretary for Asylum and Migration Theo Francken (N-VA) compared the Notre Dame fire on Monday evening to the devastation that ISIS committed on Christianity, but immediately got a lot of backlash.
Even young people in Belgium who do not even have a job yet are already concerned about their retirement, according to latest figures.
Nearly nine in ten employers (88%) are concerned about the departure of baby boomers in a few years' time, according to an enquiry conducted by recruitment agency Robert Half.
Police have evacuated the National Bank in Brussels after a suspicious vehicle was reported by staff early on Tuesday morning. 
Belgium's Pride Festival will take place from 3 to 19 May, and will feature exhibitions, film screenings and conferences on this years' theme: intersectionality.
The Belgian Centre for Cybersecurity (CCB) will not issue a negative opinion on the Chinese technology company Huawei, that is accused of spying by the USA (among other countries).
“For the majority of women who are victims of domestic violence (79% of respondents) the brutality continues even after separation,” according to a study conducted in Wallonia-Brussels for the ASBL (Federal Justice Public Service) "Solidarité Femmes" (Solidarity Women) association, Le Soir reported today.
One in two streets in Belgium has an illegible or even no street name sign, according to a sample of 50 cities.