A rapid response team for handling accidents in Brussels' ageing road tunnels will now not be ready to start work until next year.
The new team had been announced by the region's mobility minister Pascal Smet in September 2016 and was due to enter service this year.
Anti-poverty marches will take place throughout Belgium on Tuesday - including two in Brussels - with the goal to "make visible the invisible".
Monday's temperature in Brussels was the highest ever seen so late in the year, the Belgian Royal Meteorological Institute has confirmed.
The Uccle observatory recorded 25.7°C on Monday afternoon, beating the previous 16 October record of 22.4°C back in 1949.
Police arrested about 50 of the migrants camping in Maximilian Park in the Brussels’ canal district on Sunday night, according to reports from volunteers present in the park at the time.
The Prince Laurent Foundation has chosen Cali (pictured) as this year’s Nicest Zinneke. Zinneke is old Brussels dialect for a mongrel and is now used to describe Bruxellois, or a resident of the capital.
Congestion in Brussels will get worse in the coming years, despite a range of measures to bring it under control, according to a new report commissioned by the regional body Brussels Mobility.