The renovation of the Law Courts of Brussels, covered with scaffolding for decades, will not be completed before 2040, La Libre Belgique daily on Thursday reported Justice Minister Koen Geens as saying.
A taxi journey between Brussels Airport and the city centre costs between €3 and €5 per kilometre, which makes it the sixth most expensive journey in Europe.
Bus drivers for the Brussels public transport authority STIB want the company to include a type of short pants in the uniform options open to personnel.
The Haren shelter for migrants was closed on the night of Saturday to Sunday due to an “explosive atmosphere”, according to a report on Bruzz radio, confirmed to the Belga news agency by Mehdi Kassou of the Brussels Citizens Refugee-Support Platform.
Neighbourhood shelter teams of the Brussels City Council are looking out for the well-being of vulnerable persons in the hot summer season under the municipality’s Plan Canicule (Heatwave Plan).
A handful companies based in the area around the North train station have instilled brightly coloured street furniture with the aim of making the quarter more inviting to passers-by.
Police have arrested four people at the Maximilien Parc in Brussels.
The group of volunteers who have run the camp for refugees in the Maximilian Park in Brussels for the last couple of years has been awarded the Prize for Democracy by an independent jury sponsored by non-profit organisations.

King Philippe inspects the trooops

Sunday, 22 July 2018 02:28
King Philippe inspected the troops on Saturday afternoon, before the traditional military and civil parade that begins the 21st of July celebrations.
The royal couple and their four children attended the Te Deum ceremony on Saturday morning.