Nearly ten years after the Fortis downfall, wronged shareholders of the Belgian-Dutch Bank Insurer will recuperate part of their stakes.
During the first semester, the Port of Antwerp dealt with more than 118 million tons of merchandise, a record, and an increase by 6.5% with regard to the same period last year.
A fourth mobile phone operator in Belgium would cost the government €200 to €350 million a year, according to the technology industry federation Agoria.
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The national postal authority Bpost has rescinded a decision to stop picking up packages from post offices on Saturday, following widespread protest.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.