BRUSSELS The head of the European Union's executive on Wednesday reported "genuine progress" in Brexit talks but said the risk of Britain leaving the EU without a new trade deal on Dec. 31 remained, an outcome she said the bloc was prepared for. | Video
BRUSSELS In an effort to avoid EU firms and citizens relying on data from Asian and U.S rivals, the European Commission is proposing new rules to allow sharing of public and personal data with businesses and research organisations.
BRUSSELS, Nov 20 The Belgian regions of Brussels
and Wallonia closed their office of representation in Warsaw on
Friday over what they say is the Polish government's threat to
judicial and media independence and anti-gay discrimination.
Chapelle-lez-Herlaimont, Belgium In a small town south of Brussels, funeral director Stephane Geeurickx says almost all the dead he has buried in the last weeks died of COVID-19, which was not the case when the pandemic first took hold. | Video
BRUSSELS, Nov 9The total of COVID-19 infections
recorded in Belgium has hit half a million, according to data
released on Monday, but the country may be past the peak of its
second wave of coronavirus as the number of people in hospitals
is decreasing slowly.
BRUSSELS Belgian clinical studies to study the effectiveness of blood plasma for people recovering from COVID-19 are at risk of being suspended because of low plasma stocks, doctors said, prompting a call for more blood donors to come forward.
BRUSSELS/PERONNES-LEZ-BINCHE, Belgium Belgian ambulance crews say they are at risk of being overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients, running out of capacity to handle other calls.
BRUSSELS The Belgian government will convene on Friday to decide on a potential new national lockdown with the country now suffering the highest rate of coronavirus infections per 100,000 citizens, according to official data.
BRUSSELS Nearly 200 airports in Europe will face insolvency in the coming months if passenger traffic does not start recovering by the end of the year, airports body ACI Europe said on Tuesday.
BRUSSELS Belgium's former King Albert has met his daughter Delphine for the first time, after she won a seven-year legal battle to prove that he is her father, earning recognition as a princess.