Belgian history: a blunder prevents the dismissal of a tax official who evaded tax

A blunder committed within the management of the SPF Finances prevented the dismissal of a senior civil servant who had evaded the tax, reports the newspaper De Tijd on Tuesday on its website. The tax authorities let the disciplinary procedure reach the statute of limitations and failed to respect the legislation on the use of … Read more

The chilling story of the Belgian family who survived a helicopter crash in Kenya: “I thought everyone was dead”

Aurélien, the youngest, thought only of the crocodiles, which he had seen while flying over other lakes. The pilot was able to reassure the family about this, because the lake was too toxic. Aurélien thought his whole family was dead. He heard no noise, at first, nothing. He couldn’t get his belt off. “Me, I … Read more

In which major Belgian cities did rents and property prices change the most in 2021 and 2022?

The real estate market has experienced very marked activity and fluctuations since the outbreak of the health crisis. It is sometimes difficult to clearly determine the dynamics according to regions and segments (purchase, rental, residential or commercial, etc.). To try to see more clearly, the real estate franchisor We Invest has collaborated with PriceHubble, a … Read more

German diplomat suspected of murder of Belgian husband in Brazil | Abroad

A German diplomat has been arrested in Brazil on suspicion of killing his Belgian husband. Walter Biot (53) suddenly became ill on Friday evening and allegedly fell in their apartment in Rio de Janeiro, German consul Uwe Herbert H. (62) said. However, the police do not believe his story when traces of violence were found … Read more

The Finns visiting Lithuania defeated the Belgian national team

The teams of Finland and Belgium, which are preparing for the European Championship, played a control match. The victory was won by the Finnish team, which defeated the opponents at home 80:71 (20:14, 23:23, 19:12, 18:22). Olivier Nkamhoua scored 19 points (5 rebounds), Elias Valtonen added 15 (8 rebounds) and Shawn Huff 9 for the … Read more

Stand, garage, car, secret place: this Belgian team immerses us behind the scenes of the 24h of Spa (video)

Last week, the small world of motorsport met in the Belgian Ardennes. The mythical 24 hours of Spa were held in a ‘normal’ way for the first time since the global covid crisis. Teams and supporters were on fire for this crazy weekend, the atmosphere of which was missed by all the enthusiasts. For the … Read more

“The upcoming negotiations will be the most difficult in the history of the Belgian retail trade”

In Belgium, 85% of the retail market is in the hands of five groups Gondola Academy has calculated the market shares of major Belgian food retailers. The top 3 captures two thirds of the turnover. The 2022-2023 negotiations promise to be very tough. Companies & Start-upsAnalyse

The Belgian authorities ordered the withdrawal of several types of Haagen-Dazs ice cream | Business

Last month, Belgian officials ordered the recall of US giant General Mills’ vanilla Haagen-Dazs ice cream after an inspection by the company found the potentially carcinogenic compound ethylene oxide (ETO). But now the food safety agency AFSCA has expanded the ban to include 10 more products that also use vanilla extract, including Belgian chocolate, macadamia … Read more

a Belgian family leaves their dog in a parking lot without water to go swimming, the animal stayed from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.… under 32ºC!

Posted on Thursday, August 4, 2022 at 11:33 a.m. More than 3 hours, this is the number of times that a dog has been subscribed in a parking lot by its Belgian owners who had gone to bathe in Lake Galderse Meren, in the Netherlands. The Brabant Forestry Commission points to the shameful behavior of … Read more