Banks, post offices, closed on Wednesday, but open on Thursday and Friday

Banks, post offices, closed on Wednesday, but open on Thursday and Friday

Banks and post offices will be closed on Wednesday, Assumption Day, but will be open as normal for the remainder of the week.

City centre rocks to the Brussels Summer Festival vibes from Tuesday evening

City centre rocks to the Brussels Summer Festival vibes from Tuesday evening

The 17th edition of the Brussels Summer Festival (BSF) begins on Tuesday evening at 6.00 p.m. in the centre of the Belgian capital.

At least 166 Walloon communes hit by drought

At least 166 Walloon communes hit by drought

At least 166 Walloon communes were affected by an exceptional drought between 1 May and 1 August, according to data from the Royal Meteorological Institute (IRM), Wallonia’s Minister of Agriculture, René Collin, disclosed on Monday.

Nafissatou Thiam arrived home with her heptathlon gold medal on Sunday

Nafissatou Thiam arrived home with her heptathlon gold medal on Sunday

Nafissatou Thiam arrived home early Sunday afternoon, with a brand-new gold medal around her neck.

Major fire in Port of Antwerp triggers disaster plan

Major fire in Port of Antwerp triggers disaster plan

A major fire in the port of Antwerp has been brought under control, the port authority said, but could go on burning for the rest of the week.

Antwerp Pride marked by threats and record attendance

Antwerp Pride marked by threats and record attendance

This year’s edition of Antwerp Pride, the 11th, attracted between 60,000 and 100,000 participants, according to organisers and police. But the event was marred by threats issued beforehand on Twitter, whose author was later arrested.

Your Real Estate Partner in Belgium

Opinion & Op-Ed

The Brussels Times Magazine