Gulf Times - Belgium
Two foreign ministers test positive for Covid-19 after EU meeting

Two foreign ministers test positive for Covid-19 after EU meeting

The foreign ministers of Austria and Belgium have tested positive for coronavirus after attending a meeting with EU colleagues earlier this week, raising concerns the gathering may have been a so-called "super-spreader" event.

Belgium arrests three Rwandans in connection with 1994 genocide

Belgium arrests three Rwandans in connection with 1994 genocide

Belgium's federal prosecutor's office said on Tuesday it had arrested three people of Rwandan origin who were charged with serious violations of international law linked to the 1994 genocide.

Amir sends cable of congratulations to king of Belgium

Amir sends cable of congratulations to king of Belgium

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and His Highness the Deputy Amir Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al-Thani on Tuesday sent cables of congratulations to King Philippe of Belgium ...

Belgium holds off on further easing steps as Covid cases turn higher

Belgium holds off on further easing steps as Covid cases turn higher

Belgium postponed a further easing of rules on social gatherings on Wednesday after an uptick in the number of coronavirus infections, and the prime minister said she could not rule out the reintroduction of lockdowns

Belgian court jails Rwandan for 25 years for genocide

Belgian court jails Rwandan for 25 years for genocide

A Belgian court on Friday sentenced a former Rwandan official convicted of genocide for his part in his country's 1994 massacres to 25 years in prison.

Qatar continues to open its doors to the world: Belgian envoy

Qatar continues to open its doors to the world: Belgian envoy

Qatar has continued to open its doors to the world as a gracious host for a wide array of events – from key international conferences, and meetings to major sporting competitions

Belgian paedophile and killer Dutroux to get new psychological probe

Belgian paedophile and killer Dutroux to get new psychological probe

Marc Dutroux, a Belgian paedophile and murderer serving a life sentence, is to undergo a new psychological assessment that could ultimately lead to his early release

UK police say 39 found dead in truck were Chinese

UK police say 39 found dead in truck were Chinese

British police said on Thursday that 39 people found dead in a truck near London were all believed to be Chinese nationals, in a case that has triggered national outrage over the people trafficking business.

Pilot saved from power line after Belgian F-16 crashes in France

Pilot saved from power line after Belgian F-16 crashes in France

An F-16 fighter jet of the Belgian air force crashed Thursday in western France, with both pilots successfully ejecting but one spent two hours hanging from a power line before being cut down, officials said.

Two arrested in transfer fraud raids in Belgium, Monaco, London

Two arrested in transfer fraud raids in Belgium, Monaco, London

Police investigating suspected fraud linked to the transfer of Serbian striker Aleksandar Mitrovic to Newcastle United have raided properties in Belgium, Monaco and London ...

Qatar Petroleum books 'full LNG regasification capacity' of Belgium's Zeebrugge terminal up to 2044

Qatar Petroleum books 'full LNG regasification capacity' of Belgium's Zeebrugge terminal up to 2044

Affiliates of Qatar Petroleum and the Belgian independent natural gas transport company Fluxys Belgium signed a long-term agreement for “LNG unloading services” at the Zeebrugge LNG Terminal.

Qatargas delivers first Q-Max LNG cargo to Zeebrugge Terminal in Belgium

Qatargas delivers first Q-Max LNG cargo to Zeebrugge Terminal in Belgium

Qatargas delivered the first liquefied natural gas cargo on a Q-Max vessel to Zeebrugge LNG Terminal in Belgium, marking the first discharge of a Q-Max LNG vessel at this facility.