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  • April 13, 2021

Minister Peeters emphasises importance of inland navigation for sustainable freight transport on European conference Platina 3

On April, 7 2021 Flemish minister for Mobility and Public Works Lydia Peeters gave a keynote speech on the first stakeholder conference of the PLATINA III project about the importance of inland navigation as sustainable transport mode and lever
  • December 24, 2020
  • October 13, 2020

Virtual international smart shipping hackathon - Flemish Waterway Authority - 26-27 November 2020

On November 26. and 27. the Flemish Waterway Authority organises a virtual international hackathon on smart shipping. Participants have 48 hours to solve 4 challenges:
  • May 4, 2020

Branding Tools for Flanders Accelerates!

Flanders accelerates! is a broad internationalisation strategy for the Flemish economy, that has been developed in cooperation with more than 150 stakeholders active in the domain of international entrepreneurship.
  • November 30, 2020

'Flanders in figures' available in English

The publication ‘Flanders in Figures’ provides a snapshot of Flanders based on a selection of key Flemish official statistics.
  • August 7, 2020

The Flemish government, Port of Antwerp and SeReAnt together improve the water quality at the Port of Antwerp

The Flemish government, Port of Antwerp and contractor SeReAnt (a partnership between the Jan De Nul GROUP and DEME environmental companies) will begin dredging and processing the most polluted dredging sludge at the port, the so-called TBT sludge, this month.
  • October 28, 2019

German representatives of the Bundestag visit the Flemish bicycle infrastructure

On request of the German Embassy our department coordinated the visit of a delegation of representatives of the German Bundestag to some leading bicycle projects in and around the city of Antwerp on October 10.
  • November 30, 2020

Flanders becomes a development partner of the Mekong River Commission

On the 26th of November 2020, Flanders has become a development partner of the Mekong River Commission. Minister-president Jan Jambon and Dr.
  • July 17, 2020

Importance of bicycle policy confirmed by BENELUX ministers

In a joint political declaration the ministers of mobility of the BENELUX countries urge the European Commission to prioritise bicycle use with
  • September 3, 2019

Delegation Port Authority of Thailand visits Flanders

Visit of the 4 Flemish maritime ports