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Meeting Jambon - Solé
  • July 15, 2020

Catalan Minister of Foreign Affairs received at Errera

On 15 July, Minister-president Jan Jambon received the Catalan Foreign Minister Bernat Solé i Barril in the Errera House. It was the first meeting between the two since Bernat Solé's appointment as Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Visit Flanders
  • July 6, 2020

Flemish-Dutch consultation for the tourism sector

On 6 July, Minister Zuhal Demir had a telephone consultation with her Dutch colleague, State Secretary Mona Keijzer, about the tourism sector in Flanders and the Netherlands.
Regions4
  • June 18, 2020

Minister Demir elected Vice-president Europe of Regions4

On 18 June, during the General Assembly of Regions4, Minister Zuhal Demir was elected Vice-President for Europe within the Board of Chairs.
video message Flanders Day
  • July 11, 2020

Flanders Day – message of Minister-president Jambon

As usual,  Minister-President Jan Jambon addressed the established bodies on July 1th, Flanders Day. Exceptionally, he did this not from the courtyard of the Errera House but via a video message.
Research and Development
  • June 30, 2020

Flanders at the forefront of European spending on research and innovation

The most recent data for investments in Research & Development (R&D) show that Flanders is among the top 5 European countries or regions. In 2018, Flanders spent 7.9 billion euros on R&D or 2.92% of GDP.
Persconferentie steunmaatregelen Vlaamse export
  • June 15, 2020

Additional measures for Flemish export

The Government of Flanders grants 3 million euros to Flanders Investment & Trade for additional support measures for international entrepreneurs.This was announced by Minister-President Jan Jambon, together with Flemish Minister of Economy Hilde Crevits, on 15 June.
Radio Farm Trust
  • July 10, 2020

Grants for three agricultural projects in Malawi approved

On 10 July, the Government of Flanders approved three grants for agricultural projects in Malawi. The grants, for a total value of more than 4 million euros, are for the continuation of three successful projects previously supported by Flanders.
MoU Taiwan
  • June 22, 2020

Consultation with Taiwan on approach corona outbreak

On 22 June, the Secretary General of the Department of Welfare, Public Health and Family, Karine Moykens and the Administrator General of the Agency for Care and Health, Dr. Dirk Dewolf and their experts had a technical consultation with the Taiwanese Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW).
Taalunie
  • June 15, 2020

Policy plan Dutch Language Union approved

On 15 June, the Committee of Ministers of the Union for the Dutch Language – De Nederlandse Taalunie - took place for the second time this year.