• Flemish government shifts disability budget: what changes?
    2,300 Flemish people with disabilities who are at the top of the waiting list will receive money for specialised help due to adjustments in ...
    Flemish government shifts disability budget: what changes?
    2,300 Flemish people with disabilities who are at the top of the waiting list will receive money for specialised help due to adjustments in the ...
    The oil sector can ‘do much more’ to address climate crisis
    The oil and gas sector can "do much more" to address the climate crisis, by diversifying more into clean energy, which accounts for only 1% of ...
    Investigation into possible infiltration of Belgian intelligence
    The I Committee, an independent body which oversees the activities of the military and civilian intelligence services, is investigating some 20 ...
    “Spectacular” increase in numbers signing a living property mandate in Belgium
    Last year saw an increase in the number of people signing a mandate for the administration of their property should they ever become unable to do so ...
    Three NGOs take arms export decision to court
    Three Belgian non-governmental organisations have taken the federal government, and federal finance minister Alexander De Croo, to court in Brussels ...
    Leuven sends refugees back to slum landlord they escaped from
    The city of Leuven has sent 18 refugees who they put up in a hotel to escape from slum rental properties back to the previous landlord, the ...
    Possible third wolf spotted in Flanders
    A third wolf has turned up at the Hoge Kempen National Park and its surroundings in Flanders, according to Landschap vzw, the nonprofit association ...
    Opinion
    The European Commission has recently published what is known as the 2019 R&D (research and development) ...
    The U.S. start-up Clearview collects billions of online photos of unknown people and shares them with public ...
    We had been waiting for this for months: the first case of CEO fraud using software to mimic the human voice ...
    For the third year in a row, the famed Mediterranean diet was dubbed the healthiest in the US News and World ...
    “The habit-forming pain, Mismanagement and grief, We must suffer them all again” W.H.Auden, from the ...
    Europe is between a rock and a hard place trying to balance its alliance with the US and its interests in ...
    The atmosphere in the Roi Baudoin stadium when Belgium beat Cypress on the last day of qualifying was jovial. ...
    Reinhard Heydrich was a high-ranking German SS official during the Nazi era and the main architect of ...
    On April 25 last year, Alicja Gescinka wrote an opinion piece for The Brussels Times about the process of ...
    Europe’s and Huawei’s joint journey is entering a new phase. As we’re entering a new decade tomorrow, the ...
    Magazine
    One life at a time: An immigration policy void spurs network of citizen solidarity in Brussels
    At their request, the names of the asylum seekers and of the hosts have been changed to protect their identities. Since he started ...
    Traces of Resistance: An avenue’s small but significant part of Brussels’ story
    The pavements of Avenue Louise buzz with life. High-end stores, busy restaurants and prominent business offices stand together in a mosaic ...
    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 world’s ...
    Slàinte mhath, proost and à votre santé to the Belgian single malt whisky
    The single malt whisky, a well-established high bar in the spirits industry the world over, has long had a strong connection with Scotland. ...
    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 ...
    Legacies of the colony: The lost children of Congo
    In the run-up to Congo’s independence from its Belgian colonisers in 1960, the Belgian state arranged to bring everything that was Belgian ...
    10 Brussels squares that should be car-free
    Brussels has some of the most beautiful squares in the world. Unfortunately, most are either glorified roundabouts or glamorous car parks. ...
    Historical painting in the City Hall of Leuven: A reminder of collective trauma
    Despite its famed university and openness to the freedom of thought and research, Leuven was not spared the inquisition during the Spanish ...