09 October 2016

The Belgian racing driver Anthony Kumpen won the Elite 1 of the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series on the Circuit of Zolder. The Belgian racing driver Stienes Longin was crowned champion of Elite 2. Anthony Kumpen secured his second European NASCAR title.

15 September 2016

According to a ranking by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) the University of Antwerp (UAntwerpen) is the world's tenth best young university, which is three places higher than last year.

01 October 2016

A dream has come true for the 22-year-old resident of Ghent, Nina Tonoli, who has been named soloist at the National Ballet of the Vienna State Opera. With this, the young ballerina occupies a leading position in the internationally famous company. And her projects for the future do not end there.

19 September 2016

Sarens, the global leader in crane rental, heavy lifting services and engineered transport, has signed the largest contract in its history with Tengizchevroil (TCO). The contract, which is worth 450 million euros, involves the logistics of a 36.8 billion-dollar gigantic oil project in Kazakhstan.


28 October 2016 - 05 November 2016

A festival that brings together about fifteen shows combining all sorts of styles: dance, theatre, circus and performances - that is what the Bis-Arts Festival in Charleroi is all about, the 20th edit

Kingdom of Belgium

Capital   Brussels
Area   30,528 km²
Population   11 million
Population Density   365 inhabitants/km²
Languages   Dutch, French, German
Political System   Monarchy
Head of State   H.M. King Philippe
Hymn   Brabançonne
Motto   Strength through Unity
Currency   Euro
GDP   $524,8 Billion

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