Children can watch Saint Nicolas arrive in Brussels by boat on Tuesday - the morning before he travels throughout the country to leave gifts by chimneys.
The pilot project that saw the flow of traffic around the Basilica in Koekelberg change from two-way to one-way will probably be scrapped ahead of schedule. The capital’s mobility minister, Pascal Smet, said that the continuation of the test was unnecessary.
A visiting professor from the Mohammed I University in Oujda, Morocco, was detained by security at Charleroi Airport over the weekend, citing that his tourist visa did not allow him to work in Belgium.
Property-hunters in Brussels who buy a plot of land to build their own home will receive a tax break of up to €11,000 under a newly approved measure.
The Brussels parliament has voted to make the first €87,500 of the purchase price of land in the Brussels region exempt from stamp duty.
Couples who get married in Etterbeek can choose to have their wedding ceremony video-streamed live online, which the municipality claims to be a Belgian first.
Belgian trade federation Comeos has welcomed the preliminary findings of an EU investigation into an alleged abuse of position by Belgian mega-brewer AB Inbev, the maker of Jupiler, Stella Artois and Leffe.