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Vice Governor Belgian National Bank anxious about his position

In financial surroundings rumours are going round that Luc Coene is worrying he can’t become the next Governor of the Belgian National Bank anymore. Coene was using hard words against the N-VA (New Flemish Alliance) shortly before the elections, violating his neutral position as Vice Governor. The N-VA won the general elections of last Sunday with 28% of the votes causing an electoral landslide in Flanders.

16 June 2010 Posted by | Belgium | , | Leave a comment

Belgian National Bank Vice Governor violates political neutrality

 Luc Coene , has violated this evening his  neutral position  as Vice Governor of the National Bank by making political statements on the Flemish television. Coene attacked the New-Flemish Alliance (N-VA), a young political party in favour of a Flemish republic.  This unlawful activity of the Vice Governor adds another fact to the rapidly increasing list of democratic deteriorations in Belgium.

8 June 2010 Posted by | Belgium | , | Leave a comment