• European Commission opens investigation on Amazon
    The European Commission announced on Wednesday that it has opened a formal antitrust investigation to determine whether Amazon’s use of ...
    European Commission opens investigation on Amazon
    The European Commission announced on Wednesday that it has opened a formal antitrust investigation to determine whether Amazon’s use of sensitive ...
    Second heat wave of the year to hit Belgium next week
    The second heatwave of the summer is expected to hit Belgium next week, according to the latest forecast from The Royal Meteorological Institute of ...
    Thousands of e-scooters take Brussels by storm, more expected by 2020
    Thousands of scooters are scattered around Brussels, and there could be thousands more in the Belgian capital by 2020. There are currently more ...
    EU buying time in responding to Iran’s breaches of nuclear deal
    At its meeting on Monday, the Foreign Affairs Council urged Iran to reverse its enrichment activities taken recently in violation of the nuclear ...
    Rail traffic between Belgium and France slowly resumes
    Rail traffic between Belgium and France has resumed progressively after being brought to a standstill for around an hour on Wednesday due to damage ...
    Picnic on Rue de la Loi to be held car free Sunday
    On Sunday 22 September, car-free Sunday, Brussels diners are invited to join a free picnic in the middle of rue de la Loi with room for 800 people. ...
    Fuse and Kompass nightclubs to organise mega rave party in Brussels concert hall
    Two major party venues in Belgium will join forces in the autumn to treat techno fans to a new "mega rave" party organised in Brussels' Palais 12 ...
    Opinion
    The digital age will create opportunities for everyone regardless of gender Huawei’s Human Resources ...
    2019 may be remembered as the year in which, after a decade of painful, divisive, adolescent disputes over ...
    Eating local is clearly a good idea and makes environmental sense. However, like many other good ideas, it ...
    There are so many things I love about my adopted country; the lack of nature, the wealth of the majority, the ...
    Take the 7 tram from Louis Bertrand to Heysel. The 25 minute ride reveals Brussels in all its eclectic glory. ...
    Artificial Intelligence is going to be a big game changer in the global economy, and much of the value ...
    Corporate America’s worship of “shareholder value” has clearly achieved to put shareholder’s interests before ...
    Algiers has been home to plenty of demonstrations this year. In Algeria’s capital and beyond, political and ...
    Last month, the Brussels Intercommunal Transport Company STIB and Plan International launched a campaign to ...
    Stored away in a European Parliament office cabinet is a small, flower-patterned notebook. The pages contain ...
    Magazine
    Freedom and captivity in Antarctica: interview with Belgian polar explorer Alain Hubert
    A polar explorer and climate change researcher, Alain Hubert divides his time between Antarctica and his native Belgium. In 2002, he ...
    Profit, Consumption and Value Chains: Following the trail of Brussels’ food waste
    It’s 7 p.m. at La Bascule. I park my bike behind a car in front of one of Brussels’ most prestigious bakeries. I introduce myself to one of ...
    How a street art start-up is helping to brighten up Brussels’ bare surfaces
    As a city, Brussels is often defined by the glass and steel of its office buildings. The European quarter, which appears in the ...
    Rediscovering the Forgotten and Unknown Belgium
    Best-selling author Derek Blyth takes you to some places you might never have heard about, in a country almost no one knows. The ...
    How Belgium created and almost lost the world’s first stock exchange
    Soaring stone columns cracked and crumbling, ornate metal arches gnawed at by rust: for the past two decades, in the historic heart of ...
    Derek Blyth’s hidden secrets of Brussels
    Derek Blyth is the author of the bestselling The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels. He picks out ten of his favourite hidden secrets in every ...
    One woman’s fight against homosexual prejudice in Brussels
    Marian Lens is waving her rainbow umbrella in the air. The Grand Place is already packed with tourists in early May, and she is leading a ...
    Belgian archaeologist discloses mysteries of Stonehenge
    It is possibly the most architecturally sophisticated prehistoric stone circle in the world. But while it is one of the world's ...