Eight panels of the Ghent Altarpiece, or Adoration of the Mystic Lamb, were carefully dismantled and transported Tuesday under police escort from Ghent’s Saint Bavo Cathedral to the Museum of Fine Arts.
In the first seven months of 2012, more than 1 million smartphones were sold in Belgium, according to GfK Retail & Technology. That’s a 78% increase on the number of phones sold by the same time last year.
A man waving a gun from his balcony in Rue Vanderkindere in Uccle, a suburb of Brussels, was overpowered by the special units of the Federal Police (CGSU) on Wednesday after several hours of negotiations.
Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, are devices that deliver nicotine through a vapour and have become popular among some smokers trying to give up.
Energy watchdog CREG has issued a proposal to distantiate the cost of gas and electricity in Belgium from the fluctuating oil price. Many vendors are currently making their invoice based on parameters which in fact have nothing to do with the cost of gas and electricity.