Governor Cathy Berx extends ban on Christmas markets, …

Christmas markets, winter villages, indoor and outdoor occasional ice rinks and similar installations and events may not be organized in the province of Antwerp, at least until January 31, 2021. Governor Cathy Berx has decided that. The federal government already made this decision at the end of October. Christmas markets, ice rinks and winter markets, […]

Flanders must tighten up and governors point the way: “H …

The five provincial governors all gave the same message about their conversation with the Flemish government: tightening up is the only option to get the corona epidemic under control. They leave it to the government how exactly that should be done. “But it is clear that we have to keep social contacts to a minimum,” […]

Antwerp governor Cathy Berx: “Time for very far-reaching ev …

Governor Cathy Berx was a guest in ‘De Afspraak’ tonight Photo: VRT For the Antwerp governor Cathy Berx it is urgently time to implement “very far-reaching tightening”. Social contacts must now be reduced as drastically as possible, “to that which cannot be ruled out”. She said that on Monday evening in De Afspraak op Canvas. […]

Antwerp governor Cathy Berx defends corona approach: “If …

Cathy Berx Foto: Photo News In Antwerp, provincial governor Cathy Berx gave text and explanation on Thursday about the approach to the corona crisis in recent months, and especially during the summer holidays when she took strict provincial measures to stop the rising number of infections. “We are dealing with the prevention paradox,” she says. […]