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European license plate in Belgian colours refused by French community because ‘to Flemish’

 A study revealed that a new European licence plate with yellow background and black font would give the best visibility. Aside the European stars on a blue background and the B of ‘Belgium’ ,  Flemish Secretary Of State Schouppe (CD&V) proposed to add also a red border around the license plate to represent the Belgian flag.  Although The French community rejected this tricolore Belgian colour design because the yellow and black colours are to dominant and so to Flemish. Black and yellow are the colours of the Flemish lion flag.

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30 May 2010 Posted by | Belgium | , | Leave a comment