Fans of Flanders, an initiative of the Flemish public broadcaster VRT, is a project based on a new all-English website and TV programme.
The PS (Belgium’s Francophone social-democratic political party) has proposed a new tax on fortunes over €1.25million, writes La Libre Belgique.
On Tuesday, the US Drug Enforcement Administration presented a check for $800,000 to the Belgian State for its crucial role in the dismantling of a criminal organisation. The presentation took place during a ceremony held by the US Ambassador Howard Gutman.
The City of Brussels has already issued four administrative sanctions for public acts of intimidation of a sexual nature. From September 1, offenders face a fine of up to €250 euros, according to Het Nieuwsblad.
The prime minister of Belgium, Elio Di Rupo, made an announcement Sunday during a memorial ceremony in Mechelen in which he apologised for the “complicity of state authorities in the murder of Belgian Jews during the Holocaust.” He acknowledged the steady participation by Belgian state authoritie
Two World Cup hopefuls compete tonight at 20.45 in Brussels’ King Baudouin Stadium in their second qualifying match for 2014 Brazil. The Belgian Red Devils are confident after beating Wales 2-0 in their first qualifier, while Croatia comes into the game after a narrow 1-0 win over Macedonia.