20 February 2017

If you're in Bath, a city in the county of Somerset in South West England, or nearby, from now until 4 June 2017, be sure to visit the exceptional exhibition on the Bruegel dynasty at the Holburne Museum.

05 February 2017

Hugo Broos has won the Africa Cup 2017 together with Cameroon's national team. He is the first Belgian coach who can claim such success in a nations' cup. Broos has already been named Belgian coach of the year on four occasions.

17 February 2017

Melanie De Biasio, a Belgian jazz singer, won the title of Best Song of the Year at the Worldwide Awards.

16 February 2017

Researchers from the Flemish Institute of Biotechnology (Vlaams Instituut voor Biotechnologie - VIB), associated with the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), have published the results of a study in the field of immunotherapy in the journal Nature Communications. And they are promising.

Events

01 February 2017 - 15 April 2017

These days, carnival is a time of year when it's allowed to laugh at others and put your worries aside for a while.

Beer culture in Belgium

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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Did you know you can still send telegrams in Belgium?