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Sophie Wilmes becomes first female PM of Belgium

Sophie Wilmes, a centre-right liberal from French-speaking community, has taken office as the first female Prime Minister of Belgium in its 189-year history. She succeeded caretaker Prime Minister Charles Michel, who will take over as European Council president in December 2019.


Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium visits India

Didier Reynders, the Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and minister of Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and European Affairs visited India. A pact was inked b/w Ministry of Railways, Government of India and the Ministry of Mobility of Kingdom of Belgium.