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Flemish mobility minister Ben Weyts has criticised a proposal from his federal counterpart, Jacqueline Galant, to close down unprofitable rail routes and replace them with buses.
There’s a good chance that Thursday’s national demonstration will involve public transport company STIB/MIVB, which controls the bus, tram and metro networks in and around Brussels, the Christian t
Brussels has no plans to cut investment in its public transport network MIVB/STIB, the Capital Region’s transport minister, Pascal Smet, said.
The Flemish public transport company, De Lijn, has previously announced its need to drastically reduce costs and come up with an additional €17 million to maintain services.
SNCB/NMBS will not scrap post-midnight trains out of Brussels as of December 14, as originally announced.
In Belgium, one in three people born between 1977 and 1994 say that they are not planning to buy or lease a car any time before 2019.
Since 2006, the Brussels-Capital Region offers a premium to get more cars off of Brussels’ roads and to encourage people to use public transportation in the city.
Belgians waste a lot of time and money commuting to and from work by car every day, and the traffic jams are getting worse every year.