Ryanair has partially adapted its jurisdictional competence clause and private citizens can now submit their lawsuits to the Belgian courts, Happy Flights announced on Friday. 

Elon Musk’s one-hour tour in Zeebrugge Port

Saturday, 09 February 2019 13:54
Elon Musk, Head of electric car manufacturer Tesla, visited the port of Zeebrugge Friday, a reliable source says.
Bpost Bank, a subsidiary of the part state-owned national postal authority, has withdrawn plans to charge some clients for withdrawing money from cash machines, following negative reactions.
The chance of Belgian internet users having access to the latest ultra-fast 5G technology by 2020 have virtually vanished, according to telecommunications minister Philippe De Backer, who blamed “a banal question of money”.

Recruiting a first employee boosts turnover

Thursday, 07 February 2019 20:52
Taking on a first employee boosts the average small company’s turnover by 44% and its profit margin by 63% within a year, according to a study by the Partena social secretariat.
No fewer than seven out of ten Belgians are in favour of technologies such as robots and artificial intelligence (AI), emerges from a Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) survey among 1,000 Belgians on smart technologies in daily life.
A price promotion being offered in the Belgian Albert Heijn supermarkets has sparked a wave of criticism and complaint, as competitors and authorities see it as the outbreak of a price war that risks being as serious as the one that took place in the supermarket's Dutch homeland.
The number of construction works in Belgium increased by about 2% to 2.5% last year, and the forecast for 2019 is a further increase of 1.5% to 2.0%, the Construction Confederation announced on Wednesday at a press conference.
Federal mobility minister François Bellot has spoken out against a proposal by the chief executive of the Brussels public transport authority STIB/MIVB to have Brussels trams operate on the rail network within the region.

Snow severely disrupts Charleroi airport

Saturday, 02 February 2019 15:36
The activities of Charleroi airport were severely disrupted on Saturday morning because of snow.