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28 April 2021

“Our companies, entrepreneurs and the tourism sector are bleeding. The Digital Green Certificate is needed to be able to travel safely and to start the recovery. But privacy must also be guaranteed,” MEP Assita Kanko says. Society and business are groaning under travel restrictions: people can no …

27 April 2021

“The European asylum model is failing. The Belgian and European leadership is ineffective. It cannot go on like this,” says N-VA MP and migration expert Theo Francken. He is supported by Assita Kanko, Yoleen Van Camp, Darya Safai and Maaike De Vreese. The N-VA members are launching an information …

27 April 2021

The European Parliament is voting on a report aimed at the sustainability of shipping and seaports. MEP Johan Van Overtveldt helped negotiate the text: “The COVID-19 crisis clearly demonstrates the importance of international supply chains and the essential economic role played by the maritime …

27 April 2021

The Flemish Government is going to adjust the Flemish radiation standards to simplify the rollout of 5G. This further increases the pressure on the excessively strict Brussels radiation standard. Cieltje Van Achter, N-VA group chair in the Brussels Parliament, places the responsibility with Ecolo …

27 April 2021

On Tuesday 27 April, the European Parliament votes on the trade agreement that the European Union concluded with the United Kingdom. “A crucial step to still avoid a disastrous no-deal,” MEP Geert Bourgeois says. “It is now time to look to the future together and start a new chapter. We must …

26 April 2021

The N-VA is organising a large ideological members’ conference in the spring of 2023. In the run-up to that conference, five broad umbrella themes will be elaborated in depth. A theme chair for each of these themes was confirmed last weekend by the party leadership and the party council. These are …