The Walloon debt: proportionally 5 x greater than that of Flanders

This week, our PODCAST “Click – The Turning Point” examines the public finances of the “Belgium house” and the least we can say is that the situation is delicate and even critical if we look more particularly at the south of the country. Small inventory with Xavier Debrun, head of the research department of the … Read more

In this municipality you have 10 supermarkets at 3 kilometers from each other: “Unique for Flanders” (Beveren-Waas)

In some places you can’t miss the fact that we are one of the countries with the most number of supermarkets per capita. Like in Beveren-Waas. There you have an Aldi on both sides of the municipality, barely three kilometers apart. in between? A Proxy Delhaize, a Colruyt, a Carrefour Market, an Albert Heijn, a … Read more

“The attitude of Georges-Louis Bouchez can do damage in Flanders”

During his analysis, the political scientist mentioned the criticisms of Vivaldi from French-speaking parties. He found this ironic because it was the parties in the south of the country that wanted this government. Dave Sinardet compared this situation similar to that of the Michel government, which had been desired and criticized by Flemish parties. “These … Read more

Too expensive? Nationalist propaganda? Tom Waes responds to commotion about his program “The story of Flanders”

Even before the first episode was broadcast, there was already outrage because of the more than two million euros in subsidies that the program received. That money came from various subsidy pots, with the support of the Flemish Government. This went down the wrong way with Hannelore Goeman, group leader in the Flemish Parliament for … Read more

Hard vs. uneasy in West Flanders: relegation battle seems to be becoming a West Flemish get-together

Three clubs on a handkerchief from each other and in the ranking of the Jupiler Pro League. The relegation battle is (for now?) mainly a West Flemish get-together, because Zulte Waregem, KV Kortrijk and KV Oostende occupy three of the last four places in our competition. They feel the hot breath of 1B and that … Read more

One and a half year old child attacked by a dog in Flanders: after a long operation, his arm and leg could be saved

A one and a half year old child was attacked by his mother’s dog on Wednesday in Ledegem (West Flanders). His injuries were so serious that the Kortrijk prosecutor’s office announced on Wednesday evening that an arm and a leg had to be amputated. But after a long surgery at the University Hospital of Ghent, … Read more

N-VA wants to adjust language legislation: “Whoever violates the law in Flanders must be tried in Dutch”

©  BELGAIMAGE N-VA wants to adjust the language legislation because a language change can lead to too much delay in a court case. Flemish Member of Parliament Jeroen Tiebout and Member of Parliament Wouter Raskin refer to the trial of traffic cases in the Brussels periphery. mtmBron: BELGIAN Tuesday, January 3, 2023 at 10:32 am … Read more

Report in “the luckiest village in Europe”, located in Flanders: “It has been madness in recent days”

It is already nicknamed “the luckiest village in Europe”. Saint-Nicolas arrived with full pockets on December 6 in the Campine locality of Olmen, which saw nearly one in twenty of its inhabitants become (almost) a millionaire in a handful of seconds. It all started with the library… Take advantage of our current offer and access … Read more

Report in “the luckiest village in Europe”, located in Flanders: “It has been madness in recent days”

It is already nicknamed “the luckiest village in Europe”. Saint-Nicolas arrived with full pockets on December 6 in the Campine locality of Olmen, which saw nearly one in twenty of its inhabitants become (almost) a millionaire in a handful of seconds. It all started with the library… Take advantage of our current offer and access … Read more

Lotto-Dstny lets Arnaud De Lie taste 2 monuments: “Tour of Flanders comes too early” | cycling

After a phenomenal first professional year with 9 victories, Arnaud De Lie can also show his skills in the larger races next season. The 20-year-old sprinter will gain experience in the monuments Milan-Sanremo and Paris-Roubaix. “We know within the team that Paris-Roubaix has been keeping Arnaud awake for several years,” says Van de Wouwer. “He’s … Read more