Last step: EU officially signs Digital Covid Certificate for travel
On Monday, the Regulation on the EU Digital Covid Certificate was officially signed by the Presidents of the European Parliament, the ...
Last step: EU officially signs Digital Covid Certificate for travel
On Monday, the Regulation on the EU Digital Covid Certificate was officially signed by the Presidents of the European Parliament, the Council, and ...
New guidelines to mitigate health risks for people living near Antwerp factory
Following research from the University of Antwerp that showed people living within 15 kilometres of the 3M factory in the city were facing health ...
Pandemic has fuelled sense of corruption among EU citizens, survey finds
The coronavirus crisis has fuelled a sense of corruption among citizens in the European Union, and in Belgium, 27% of people believe corruption ...
175 years of Brussels-Paris by train: from 21 hours to just 1 hour 22 minutes
175 years ago, the first train between Paris and Brussels was operated, connecting the French and Belgian capital through a railway journey that took ...
All coronavirus indicators continue to drop rapidly
All major coronavirus indicators, including average deaths, new cases, and hospitalisations, are continuing to drop in Belgium, whilst vaccination ...
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    Man stabbed to death in broad daylight in Antwerp
    On Monday afternoon, a man died after being stabbed in broad daylight in the Antwerp district of Deurne, the Antwerp police confirmed. The victim ...
    Brussels rooftop bar named one of the best in Europe
    Two Belgian rooftop bars are rubbing shoulders with terraces in Italy and London as part of a 2021 roundup of the 50 best in Europe. Play label ...
    Cat and dog blood donors needed, says Ghent University
    The Small Animal Clinic of Ghent University is looking for dog and cat blood donors. The demand for animal blood transfusions is increasing, ...
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    Should forestry products including wood and biofuels continue to play a vital role as the leading source of ...
    Societies and politicians in Western and Eastern countries have complained for years as multinational ...
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    European legislation on both agricultural practices and animal welfare is facing scrutiny. Reform of the ...
    It started as a pandemic of an as-yet-unknown virus, very quickly uniting all in isolation. COVID-19 ...
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    For more than a year I have been calling for the distinction between people who have not been in contact with ...
    A rather strange political trend has been recently observed in Kyiv and throughout Ukraine. The European ...
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    Economist: Belgium needs to restore long-term fiscal sustainability after COVID-19
    As all other countries, Belgium’s economy was severely hit by the COVID-19 outbreak in 2020. Since then, the vaccination roll-out has taken ...
    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 ...
    What happens to the European quarter if the Commission downsizes?
    The European Commission has announced that it will not be renewing several of its current ongoing leases in some buildings across the city ...
    After 100 years in the industry, what does Shimano see for the future of cycling in Belgium and beyond?
    Belgium loves bicycles. That much quickly becomes clear to any of the country’s visitors, but those who stay longer will find that the ...
    Why your first terrace pintje might taste different
    Patrons flocking to bars in Belgium this weekend will very possibly be getting the freshest beer - or pintje - they've ever had, due to ...
    Searching for silence in Belgium
    “The most beautiful sound in the world is silence,” wrote the turn-of-the-century English novelist Robert Hichens. Unfortunately, ...
    ‘There is no vaccine against the climate crisis’: EU adopts new strategy on climate change
    The European Commission adopted on Wednesday a new EU strategy on adaptation to climate change, setting out the pathway to prepare for the ...
    New Brussels modern art museum gets the go-ahead
    Kanal, the planned new museum of modern and contemporary art in Brussels, has been given the green light to go ahead, Brussels secretary of ...