In February, 261.6 billion euro were put on regulated savings accounts, which represents the highest level since December 2016 (with nearly 261.62 billion euro), according to the statistics communicated Thursday by the National Bank of Belgium (BNB).

Belgium, 4th European investor in France

Friday, 06 April 2018 12:01
Belgium is the 4th biggest European investing country in 2017, standing behind 62 investment projects in France, indicates Thursday Business France, the national agency in charge of promoting the internationalization of the French economy.
Launching the initial public offering (IPO) of Belfius Bank by this summer is no longer possible, the bank’s CEO, Marc Raisière, told l’Echo and De Tijd newspapers, adding that this was also the opinion of its board of directors.
Belgian customs is seeking ways to check every container on arrival in the port of Antwerp, according to a report by the Flemish weekly Knack, confirmed by the Customs department.
Scammers have been trying to exploit the technical problems at Argenta Bank, many of whose clients have reported phishing attempts -fraudulent attempts to obtain their information by email - in the past few hours.

Fagron acquires the U.S. company Humco

Tuesday, 03 April 2018 15:28
The Fagron company from Ghent announced on Tuesday that it has bought the U.S. firm Humco.
Air Belgium will make its first direct flight to Hong Kong on 30 April, the new Belgian airline announced on Monday.

Delta Lloyd soon off the Belgian market

Friday, 30 March 2018 21:17
Delta Lloyd will disappear from the Belgian market by the end of April, NN Insurance Belgium disclosed on Friday after finalizing its merger with its former rival.
Wallonia’s economy has been on the upswing for two years now, and the region’s businesses are confident about 2018, the Walloon Union of Enterprises, UWE, found after polling more than 400 business leaders.
At the beginning of this week mobile operator Orange Belgium (formerly Mobistar) approached, in a letter, Nethys, the Liège group that controls the telecom player VOO.