Huawei optimistic about 5G deployment in Europe

Thursday, 28 February 2019 17:14
Speaking to the press at the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this week, Vincent Pang, President of Huawei's Western Europe region, presented some of the company’s latest plans and developments.
Ryanair welcomed on Wednesday a ruling by the Swords District Court, in Dublin, that no compensation is owed to customers whose flights were delayed or cancelled due to strikes at the Irish airline last year.
A group of friends in Ghent has raised almost one million euros of start-up capital to help them create Beerselect, which will be the city's largest brewery.
Six Brussels communes are refusing to accept new digital advertising panels on their territory, as part of a deal made by advertising agency JCDecaux with Brussels region mobility minister Pascal Smet.

Serious doubts over fingerprints on ID cards

Saturday, 23 February 2019 11:26
A study by a group of experts has shot down government plans to include fingerprints on Belgium's electronic identity cards, describing the idea as “unnecessary and dangerous”.
Amnesty International Belgium has launched a campaign to protest against the presence of Liege-based weapons manufacturer FN Herstal at an arms fair in Abu Dhabi.
Belgium’s competition authority is to decide in late March on the possibility for Kinepolis to open new complexes in Belgium more easily from 2020, the cinema group announced on Wednesday as it presented its latest annual results.

Belgian NGO calls for donations in bitcoin

Thursday, 21 February 2019 13:53
A Belgian NGO has called for potential donors to think of Bitcoin when they want to donate to future projects.
A no-deal Brexit, by which the United Kingdom leaves the European Union at the end of March without an agreed arrangement for trading relations, could put at risk 2,500 jobs in the Belgian fishing industry, according to Flemish minister-president Geert Bourgeois.

Only two in five passengers screened

Thursday, 21 February 2019 12:37
Despite a 'Passenger Information Unit' (PIU) being implemented to screen all airline passengers, reports have shown that only two in five in Belgium are being screened, according to De Tijd.