Rail traffic is reported to have returned to normal after the two-day strike on Tuesday and Wednesday this week, with the additional promise normal service will be resumed: unions and management of the rail authority SNCB/NMBS have reached an agreement which is likely to rule out further industrial action for…
Deliveroo achieved a turnover of 8.9 million euros in Belgium in 2017, an increase of more than 200% over the preceding year (2.6 million euros), the food delivery service reported on Tuesday.
Belgian designer Dries Van Noten has launched a new collection that will exclusively be sold online.

Saving accounts reap a new record

Monday, 09 July 2018 12:36
Belgians’ regulated saving accounts display a new record, with 266,457 billion euros saved end of May: an absolute record, according to figures published Friday by the National Bank of Belgium (BNB).
Belgium’s National Lottery wants to “open a chain of stores” to sell its products, and has already begun the search for locations in Antwerp, Ghent, Namur and Liège, the Gazet van Antwerpen and Het Nieuwsblad reported on Friday, based on information in the national bulletin of tenders.

Bpost rows back on Saturday packages

Thursday, 05 July 2018 11:36
The national postal authority Bpost has rescinded a decision to stop picking up packages from post offices on Saturday, following widespread protest.

No more Saturday pick-up for parcels

Wednesday, 04 July 2018 11:02
Bpost is to stop picking up parcels from post offices on Saturdays, the national postal authority has announced.
Coca-Cola, the world soft drinks giant, is reported to be developing a new drink at its lab in Anderlecht in Brussels.
The Council of State has suspended four export licences issued by the Walloon regional government for sales of weapons by FN Herstal to Saudi Arabia.
This year’s summer sales begin on Saturday since the 1st of July falls on a Sunday and, with their shelves laden with overstock, store owners are expected to offer enticing reductions from day one.