Even after 493 days it remains difficult, but: “The obligatory cr …

The landing of Vivaldi remains difficult. The negotiators did not meet their first deadline, but the king granted the co-formateurs some extra time. “As soon as possible”, they received the message. Main obstacle is the budget. How much room do they have for new policy? And how are they going to pay for that? “We […]

Socialists and Open VLD do it (for a while) alone: ​​first big …

Open VLD and the socialist family are working out a major framework agreement that should push the formation definitively towards the finish. MR Chairman Georges-Louis Bouchez must then say “oui” by way of bowing down. CD&V only came in late. “We know enough about the concerns to take them into account,” the preformers say. Less […]

Political scientist Carl Devos on political chaos: “Definitive e …

Political scientist Carl Devos (UGent) describes the current situation as very chaotic. But also as a situation that can go in all directions. “What we expect now, that this will mean the definitive end of Vivaldi, may look completely different in the future.” Political scientist Carl Devos is afraid to say that the SP.A ultimatum […]

Segers (SP.A) hates ‘opaque and illegal’ cooperation …

Flemish parliament member Katia Segers (SP.A) finds the agreement between the VRT and Streamz non-transparent and illegal. She mentions ‘a clear violation to the letter and spirit of the media decree’. In the context of its participation in Streamz, the public broadcaster makes part of its catalog available, while three new series that were made […]

Katia Segers (SP.A) denounces “illegal” collaboration between VRT and S …

The agreement that forms the basis of the collaboration between the VRT and Streamz, the new Flemish streaming service, has not been discussed with the audiovisual production sector and is moreover non-transparent and illegal. That says Flemish MP Katia Segers (SP.A) Thursday. She mentions “a clear violation to the letter and spirit of the media […]

Conner Rousseau: ‘Lawsuit of the Vooruit arts center? Que …

According to SP.A chairman Conner Rousseau, the new party name Vooruit has indeed been discussed with the Ghent arts center of the same name. He is therefore not concerned about a possible legal procedure. He announced this in The Morning on Radio 1. Less than an hour after the SP.A announced its future name to […]

Chairman Conner Rousseau announces new party name: SP …

SP.A will change its name to ‘Vooruit’ this year. Chairman Conner Rousseau has just announced this via Instagram. With the new name, the party wants to develop into a contemporary movement. “The operation must be completed in December and we will really change our name,” says the chairman. Come on, socialist movement. That will be […]

Forward new name of SP.A

Party SP.A changes its name to Vooruit. The name change will only become official at the end of this year, but has already been approved. ‘Vooruit will be more than a new name, it will be a movement with a view to the future, with which we want to bring all progressive Flemish people together […]