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Belgium to offer terror attack victims special help

24 February 2017 | 0 comments

Belgium's government approved special help for terror victims Friday, as the country prepares to mark the first anniversary of deadly Islamic State-claimed attacks in Brussels which killed 32 people.Under...

Storm Doris triggers "orange alert"

24 February 2017 | 0 comments

Gusts of wind of up to 60 miles per hour were battering the country this afternoon.

"It was 10 degrees there and I soon became light in the head"

24 February 2017 | 0 comments

NASA scientists discovered a new solar system with 7 "earthlike planets".

Cycling in Brussels: smart move or crazy idea?

24 February 2017 | 0 comments

Cycling numbers for Brussels are surging. Flandersnews wanted to find out about your cycling experiences in Brussels.

Ryanair delays flights to avoid noise fines

23 February 2017 | 0 comments

Low cost carrier Ryanair has decided to delay all flights from Brussels Airport until after 7AM.

Local police to get Tasers in pilot project

23 February 2017 | 0 comments

Local police forces across Belgium will soon have Tasers at their disposal.

Belgium offers more places for asylum seekers

23 February 2017 | 0 comments

The Belgian asylum and migration minister, Theo Francken, wants to bring 1,200 asylum seekers from Greece and Italy to Belgium before the year is out.

Brussels noise norms: It's a new conflict of interest!

22 February 2017 | 0 comments

The Flemish government has decided to invoke 'conflict of interest' legislation to delay the introduction of new noise norms for airplanes in the Brussels region.

Taxman to clamp down on Airbnb earnings

22 February 2017 | 0 comments

The Belgian taxman is poised to clamp down on Airbnb operators who fail to declare their earnings from renting out accommodation via the popular and often advantageous travel website.

Marks & Spencer staying open till end of September!

22 February 2017 | 0 comments

Brussels news website Bruzz reports that the British retailer Marks & Spencer will not be closing its outlet on the Gulden Vlieslaan before the end of September.

Alec Soth's "Gathered Leaves" at FOMU in Antwerp

21 February 2017 | 0 comments

Antwerp's photography museum, the FOMU, is hosting the first exhibition of the work of the American photographer Alec Soth in Belgium.

Mr Pence at NATO:"Europeans must urgently invest more "

21 February 2017 | 0 comments

US Vice President Mike Pence is doing Brussels today. On Monday morning he met with EU officials moving on to NATO HQ during the afternoon.

Brussels bans foie gras production

21 February 2017 | 1 comment

The Brussels region is banning the production of foie gras across Brussels.

Rail disruption to continue for some time yet

20 February 2017 | 0 comments

The rail infrastructure company Infrabel has started preparatory work to clear to accident site.

Foreign workers in Belgium: who are they and are measures needed?

20 February 2017 | 0 comments

The number of foreigners moving to Belgium to work here on a temporary basis, has doubled in 5 years' time.



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