Trade in narcotic and psychotropic substances
Narcotic and psychotropic substances are used in a wide range of pharmaceutical products for their therapeutic value. However, the illicit traffic of these products cannot be underestimated. Given this problematic issue, the trade of substances and products containing narcotic and psychotropic substances is heavily regulated.
The end of paper meal vouchers
Since 2011, two systems coexist in Belgium with regard to meal vouchers: paper meal vouchers and their electronic equivalent. The second system makes use of an electronic payment card (similar to a bankcard).