Parliamentary Commission members visit Maalbeek metro station

22/04/2016 • 17:02
The members of the Parliamentary Commission that is investigating the 22 March terror attacks walked from the Federal Parliament to the Maalbeek Metro station at 12 noon on Friday. The Speaker of the Chamber of Representatives Siegfried Bracke and the Chairman of the Commission Patrick Dewael laid wreaths in honour of those that had died.

King and Queen open Ghent Floraliën

21/04/2016 • 17:56
The 35th Ghent Flower Show, the Floraliën, was officially opened by King Filip and Queen Mathilde on Thursday morning. The opening ceremony took place at the Bijloke arts centre. It is the first time in 30 years that the Floraliën will be held in the centre of Ghent, at four different sites.

Banks must pass on detail of tax haven transactions

21/04/2016 • 17:45
In future banks will have to keep a record of all transactions between their customers and tax havens. The information will then have to be passed on to the Inland Revenues anti-money laundering cell.