Thursday, 13 December 2018 17:37
The Benelux Summit scheduled Thursday morning before the EU Summit was canceled because of the political situation in Belgium.
Thursday, 13 December 2018 16:42
About 15% of Belgian children aged 1 to 15 years live in situations of deprivation, and while the rate is similar to France’s, it is higher than that of all other neighbouring countries, according to a new study released on Thursday.
Thursday, 13 December 2018 16:38
Because of possible demonstrations by Yellow Vests on the weekend of 15-16 December in Paris, Belgium’s Foreign Ministry is advising travellers to postpone any visits to the French capital this weekend.
Thursday, 13 December 2018 10:35
The Flemish parliament yesterday approved a proposal to ban smoking in cars in the presence of children. The proposal was passed unanimously.
Thursday, 13 December 2018 10:07
Four Belgian citizens accused with eight others of human trafficking have been acquitted by a court in Brussels. The four had taken in refugees who had been transported to Belgium on their way to the United Kingdom.
Thursday, 13 December 2018 09:24
A rare type of meteorite, only the sixth ever to fall on Belgian soil, has been given a new permanent home in the Museum for Natural Sciences in Brussels – 47 years after it plummeted out of the sky.
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 17:59
Citizens’ groups and organisations have called for a rally for climate and social justice on Sunday outside the Office of the Prime Minister on 16 rue de la Loi in Brussels.
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 17:55
Benelux has called on the European Commission to examine, in three months’ time, options for increasing the European Union’s climate commitments in line with the target of zero-carbon emissions by 2050.
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 16:08
Wallonia will become the partner of the “Solar Impulse Foundation”, a foundation created by the Swiss Bertrand Piccard, the objective of which is to select and give its seal of approval to 1,000 ideas beneficial for climate.