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Belgian income tax: The Bulletin's fully updated guide to filing your 2019 return

It's time to file your tax return again. 28 June is when the taxman wants your tax return; if you file online, you have another two weeks, until 11 July. Whether you are new to Belgium or have been filing your tax return here for years, you may have a number of questions. We will address some of...

12 Hours For Greece

12 Hours for Greece: a unique way to discover Greece, its culture, its food and its people!

Practice your Dutch

The organisation Bru-taal encourages foreign speakers to practice their Dutch through conversations with native speakers of this language.

20km Brussels for Retrak

Take part in the 20km of Brussels and help transform the lives of street children


The R&B singer with DJ Calvin Harris.

Imelda May

Rocking & rousing sultry live sensation with support act The Boppin' Benvis Brothers

First-ever code red weather warning as temperatures approach 40°C

The official weather warning has been raised from code orange to code red for the first time since the system was introduced 20 years ago, as temperatures are expected to rise further this week. David Dehenauw, the Royal Meteorological Institute’s weather forecaster, made the announcement on...

Train conductors call 24-hour strike this Saturday

Perhaps rethink that daytrip to the Belgian coast this Saturday - a union representing SNCB train conductors has called a strike. The SIC union plans a 24-hour walkout from 3.00 on Saturday morning to protest about holiday entitlements and short-staffing. The union wants all on-board assistants to...

Looking for English speaking AFTER SCHOOL NANNY in Uccle

Very friendly Belgian family with 3 girls aged 11, 9 and 6 are searching for an English speaking AFTER SCHOOL NANNY in Uccle (1180 Brussels).

- From Sept 19 - June 20. If possible then on a yearly basis. But you should at least commit to one entire school year.

- Mondays&Tuesdays 3.30-6.30 pm and Thursdays 3.30-11pm. 

- You'll pick them up at school and walk 5 min home.

- Then 1h light house work/day: empty dishwasher, hang laundry, tidy kids rooms.

- Prepare dinner.

Two lanes closed on Rue de la Loi this summer

A stretch of Brussels' Rue de la Loi has been reduced from four lanes to two until the end of August to allow for roadworks. Cars emerging from the Cinquantenaire tunnel at Schuman will find only the two left-hand lanes of the busy street are accessible. Works are being carried out on the bridge...