Alexander De Croo, Prime Minister
Prime Minister's Speech on the occasion of the celebration of Wirtschaftsrat Deutschland
Prime Minister De Croo delivered a keynote speech in Berlin at the invitation of Chancellor Scholz and German industry following the 60th anniversary celebration of Wirtschaftsrat Deutschland.
Speech Prime Minister Alexander De Croo at Council of Europe Summit in Iceland
Prime Minister Alexander De Croo spoke today at Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Member States of the Council of Europe in Reykjavik.
Read the Prime Minister's full speech below.
Press invitation 24 May 2023: Launch of new country branding strategy
The FPS Chancellery of the Prime Minister will launch its new country branding strategy on Wednesday 24 May 2023.
New support package for Ukraine
Today, the inner cabinet approved a new aid package for Ukraine and its people in preparation of a counteroffensive against Russia.
Speech for the reopening of the Antwerp main synagogue and commemoration of the Antwerp Kristallnacht
Today, Prime Minister Alexander De Croo gave a speech at the reopening of the main synagogue of the Antwerp Israelite Orthodox Congregation, Machsike Hadass. In his speech, he also reflected on Antwerp's Kristallnacht and argued in favour of dialogue and connection.
Declaration of Ostend – North Sea Summit 23
At the invitation of Belgium, the second North Sea Summit took place in Ostend today. In the Ostend Declaration, a North Sea coalition of nine countries commits to develop the North Sea into the world's largest green energy power plant. Below is the joint statement of the nine heads of state and government.
Belgium and Norway will work closer on cross-border transport and storage of CO2
Today, Prime Ministers Alexander De Croo and Jonas Gahr Støre, met in Ghent as part of the enhanced Belgium-Norway dialogue and cooperation on climate, energy, and industrial transformation. In preparation to the North Sea Summit in Ostend, the Prime Ministers stressed the importance to the long-standing cooperation between Norway and Belgium, based on shared values and interests.
Invitation Tuesday 18 April: Background briefing on North Sea Summit format and offshore energy plans
You are hereby invited to a press briefing aboutthe second North Sea Summit, which will take place in Ostend on 24 April and bring together be the heads of government and energy ministers of nine countries.
Belgium will host the 2nd edition of the North Sea Summit
At the invitation of Prime Minister Alexander De Croo and Minister of Energy Tinne Van der Straeten, the Heads of State and government and the Energy Ministers of Denmark, France, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Luxembourg, Norway, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom will meet in Ostend on 24 April for the second North Sea Summit, as well as the President of the European Commission and the Energy Commissioner. Ambition: to harness the full energy and industrial potential of the North Sea and make...