Fujitsu, the Japanese technology giant, has chosen Brussels for its Innovation Center for block chains, or chain of blocks.
Brussels Airlines made its first flight on Tuesday for the low-cost carrier, Eurowings. In April, the Belgian carrier is scheduled to begin long-haul flights for Eurowings, taking off from Dusseldorf.
Belgium’s two biggest fruit and vegetable cooperatives, Coöperatie Hoogstraten and BelOrta, have shelved their intention to merge.
More than two years after the passage of legislation requiring restaurants, bars and hotels selling more than 25,000 euros in meals per year to install certified cash registers, many have not complied with the measure, the Belgian Restaurants Association (BRA) said on Wednesday.
Villages and towns throughout the European Union (EU) can register from Tuesday 20 March to receive a free Wi-Fi hotspot financed by the EU.
VLM Airlines will start flying between Antwerp and Birmingham, England, on 26 March, and will double the number of flights between Antwerp and Munich, a spokesman for the airline said,  pointing out that with these latest developments, its flight programme is now complete.
Independent entrepreneurs affected by the partial closure of the Veviba company will now be able to postpone payment of their 2018 social security contributions by a year, without facing any additional fees, following a decision by the minister in charge of independents, Denis Ducarme.

Businesses welcome new mobility budget

Friday, 16 March 2018 17:23
The Federation of Enterprises of Belgium (FEB) has welcomed a decision by the Federal Government to introduce a mobility budget in addition to its “cash for cars” initiative.
The Chamber’s Trade Law Commission has approved Wednesday, after the second reading, the project aiming at reforming corporate law.
Torfs shoe company and the EASI group, which specializes in management software, won the “Best Workplaces” prize for 2017, awarded on Tuesday by the Vlerick Business School.