A string of pop-up stores have opened their doors this week in downtown Brussels, as part of a major regeneration of Rue des Bouchers and the Ilot Sacré.
Federal state secretary Philippe De Backer (Open Vld) has brought together Belgium’s main players in marine environmental concerns to create an action plan for cleaning plastics out of the North Sea.
A major fire at a waffle factory in Forest sent clouds of thick black smoke over southern Brussels on Thursday, interrupting rail services and forcing the evacuation of 200 nearby schoolchildren.
The tree is up, the stalls are in place and the nativity is good to go: Winter Wonders officially opens in Brussels on Friday. Many twinkly lights, however, have already made an appearance.
Brussels' New Year's Eve fireworks will be at the Atomium this year and not in the city centre because of construction works, Le Soir reports.