The head of the Brussels public transport company, STIB, Brieuc De Meeùs, and Brussels Mobility Minister Pascal Smet on Tuesday presented the first standard-sized electric bus that will be used on the company’s network from 1 October.
From now on, municipalities will have to pay for the removal of abandoned waste from drug production.
Hundreds of people met on Place Poelaert in Brussels on Sunday morning, to protest against hatred, racism and Islamophobia.

Skateboarder is latest publicist for Brussels

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A spectacular video made by skater and skateboard artist Jose Angeles has become the latest sensation on social media to promote the sight of Brussels.
Shared mobility will be the central theme of Mobility Week in Brussels, which starts on Sunday 16 September and ends on Saturday 22 September.
Luxembourg will make use of Belgian expertise as regards storage of nuclear waste.
Ten Brussels communes have joined in an action to suspend noise pollution in the Brussels-Capital region against the federal state, for violating noise level standards linked to the activities of Brussels Airport at Zaventem.
As of January, the Brussels Region will measure the air quality in and around schools, ministers and State secretary Céline Fremault, Bianca Debaets and Pascal Smet announced Monday.
The US has definitely abandoned their plans to move the embassy to the commune of Watermael-Boitsfort.
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