After much uproar, the Ypres City Council has decided to revoke the license of the controversial music festival Frontnacht. The poster features a band associated with the neo-Nazi movement. Today, the coalition's partner, Vooruit, has threatened to leave the...
Flemish Environment Minister Zuhal Demir (N-VA) has denied Ghelamco boss Paul Gheysens an environmental permit for his hotel and golf course project in Knokke-Heist. According to her, the project did not meet a set of conditions, so not all...
The Iranian parliament also approved a prisoner exchange treaty between Iran and Belgium. The approval by our country's Congress led to heated debate last month. ...
Foreign Minister Haja Raabib (MR) reacted for the first time at Het Laatste Nieuws to the uproar over his visit to Crimea last year. "I traveled there as a journalist. The work cannot be compared to that of...
If a parent dies a minor child, the parent should not pay inheritance tax on the child's property. This is the opinion of her Katrien Schryvers (CD&V) of the Flemish Member of Parliament. The proposal is expected to be...
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitro Koeleva replied to a letter sent by Foreign Minister Haja Raabib last Wednesday, according to Justice Minister and Acting Prime Minister Vincent van Quickenborn (Open VLD). According to him, the letter clearly shows that Ukraine...
MR Chairman Georges-Louis Bouchez does not accept criticism from new Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib after his trip to Crimea last year as an RTBF journalist via Russia. This trip is unacceptable in Ukrainian eyes, making its functioning more difficult....
New Foreign Minister Hadja Raabib (MR) has written a letter to his Ukrainian colleagues saying that Crimea is illegally occupied by Russia. She has also expressed her support for Ukraine. Lahbib has come under fire for traveling to...
The opposition N-VA has raised new questions about the visit to Crimea last summer by the new foreign minister, Hajjah Raabib (MR). At the time, Raabib was still a journalist for the French-speaking public broadcaster RTBF, covering festivals on...
CD & V Chairman Sammy Mahdi advocates the introduction of compulsory exams for those who want to acquire Belgian citizenship. This should also be accompanied by a formal ceremony to welcome newcomers. “Getting Belgian nationality is worth it...

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