NMBS

Older people fear the digital train now that ticket offices are closing their doors...

NMBS's choice is not surprising because closing counters is part of an international trend. In an era where digitalization seems inevitable, concerns about…

Uber

Taxi drivers come out on top with a multi-million claim against…

According to the Brussels Court of Appeal, Uber drove illegally in Brussels for six years. The dispute started when the Belgian Federation of Taxis (Febet), together with about twenty taxi drivers,…

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Flemish government's turn, future of bus builder Van Hool is wavering

A third of the staff is temporarily unemployed and there are too few orders. The bus builder Van Hool in Koningshooikt near Lier is in the eye of the storm,…

Scan trucks are missing the point with unjustified fines in…

Scan trucks are missing the point with unjustified fines in…

In the consumer program “WinWin” on Radio2, Xavier Taveirne shed light on a significant problem in Belgian parking policy, namely the unjustified issuance of parking fines by scanning cars in blue…

Rush for Flemish premiums for electric cars

Rush for Flemish premiums for electric cars

The Flemish Minister of Mobility, Lydia Peeters, has reserved a budget of 20 million euros for this scheme. With almost 3.000 applications, this budget seems sufficient for the time being.


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Flemish farmers in conflict with Dutch colleagues

The small Belgian village of Postel, located in the province of Antwerp, has recently become the scene of a growing dispute between Belgian and Dutch farmers. Between Belgian and Dutch farmers…

Antwerp is setting course for better mobility with an extensive ferry service

Antwerp is setting course for better mobility with an extensive ferry service

Antwerp is expanding its ferry service with a second ship, because in addition to the fully electric Op Stroom, the sister ship Marnix Van Sint Aldegonde will also sail on this connection. The city of Antwerp…

Smartphone use behind the wheel now results in a driving ban

Smartphone use behind the wheel now results in a driving ban

According to the new rule, anyone caught handling a mobile phone or any other mobile device with a screen while driving a motor vehicle will be…

Speed ​​versus feasibility is the dilemma of towing companies in…

Speed ​​versus feasibility is the dilemma of towing companies in…

Towing services are under pressure in the battle against the clock on the Antwerp ring road. Rapid intervention in incidents such as accidents or defective vehicles is essential to provide assistance to…

Apartment in Knokke uninhabitable after electric scooter explosion

Apartment in Knokke uninhabitable after electric scooter explosion

Safety tips after a fire in Knokke because smoke detectors can save lives. Along the Zeedijk-Het Zoute in Knokke, an apartment suddenly became a scene of chaos and unrest when the battery…

Major changes at De Lijn now that thousands of stops have been canceled...

Major changes at De Lijn now that thousands of stops have been canceled...

Since January 6, 2024, De Lijn Flex's flex buses have replaced the well-known call buses in many places. The big difference is in the expansion of the offer. A drastic…

Electric driving in Belgium remains a road full of challenges

Electric driving in Belgium remains a road full of challenges

The lack of sufficient fast chargers along highways is not only an inconvenience for electric vehicle drivers, but it is also undermining broader efforts to transition to…