Two diamond companies remove their cutting facilities from Antwerp.
Kris Peeters, Minister of Economy and Consumer Affairs, wants to do something about the price differences in supermarkets through the supermarket sector, Europe and the competition authority.

Belgian supermarkets are more expensive

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 17:26
It is cheaper for Belgians to shop in supermarkets in France, Germany or the Netherlands, and the gap in prices even increased slightly between 2012 and 2017, Le Soir, De Standaard, Gazet van Antwerpen and Het Nieuwsblad reported on Tuesday, quoting the annual report of the Observateur des Prix (Price…
Foodstuff and drinks are costlier in Belgium than in neighbouring countries because of taxes, royalties and the wage handicap, the Belgian Food and Drink Federation, Fevia, and the Belgian Association of Branded Products Manufacturers, BABM, said on Tuesday.
There is not, and has never been, a hidden plan for Brussels Airlines, ensured Monday noon the Eurowings CEO following a morning meeting with the Belgian airline’s personnel.
Ondraf, Belgium’s National Agency for Radioactive Waste and Enriched Fissile Materials,  defended its decision to opt have highly radioactive waste buried in passive landfills at the presentation of its quinquennial inventory on Monday.
The strike movement that had paralysed the AB Inbev depots since Thursday morning has ended.
Belgian banks KBC and Degroof Petercam reportedly invested about $61 million in the nuclear weapons sector, according to the 2018 "Don't Bank on the Bomb" report by the pacifist organization “PAX”.
Protesting AB InBev workers blocked many of the giant brewery’s warehouses on Thursday, following the failure of negotiations on a collective labour agreement  (CLA) in the depots.
Flanders surpassed its production targets for wind and solar energy in 2017, Flemish Energy Minister Bart Tommelein told a regional parliamentary commission on Wednesday in response to a question.