A Brazilian man who was caught at Brussels Airport on Friday evening trying to smuggle in cocaine has been released without facing charges or even being interrogated – because no Portuguese interpreter could be found.
A series of benefit concerts supposed to take place outside the Ford Genk factory gates is on hold because of the threat of a hefty bill from authors’ rights society Sabam.
Anatoly Karpov – one of the greatest chess players of all time – is also an expert in art appreciation and philately, the Paul F
The American Women’s Club of Brussels will hold its 47th annual holiday bazaar and charity tombola on Saturday, November 17 (12.00 to 18.00) and Sunday, November 18 (11.00 to 16.00) at St John’s International School in Waterloo.
Marks & Spencer is returning to Belgium – in online form.
A VAT increase from the current 21 percent to 22 percent is to be floated by the government, alongside reforms to the indexation system, L’Echo and De Tijd report today. The move would help seal the 2013 budget and could raise as much as €1 billion.