08 July 2016

Fairebel, the Belgian 'fair' dairy brand won the Best corporate social responsibility report or initiative Award at the prestigious World Dairy Innovation Awards in London. Just like every year, big names of the global food industry featured among the entries.

28 June 2016

From 8 October 2016 to 22 January 2017, the Musée de Flandre based in Cassel in the north of France will be presenting its exhibition “The Odyssey of Animals”.

05 July 2016

On July 5, Belgian entrepreneurs in Shanghai launched Sinnolabs, a platform to accelerate the establishment of Belgium’s innovative businesses in China – a market with many opportunities on offer but hard to navigate without the help of experienced guides.

30 June 2016

IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) has signed a contract with a Chinese company to install a proton therapy centre in the city of Qingdao, in China. This contract is believed to be worth over 80 million euros for IBA and includes a long-term service agreement.

Events

05 August 2016 - 14 August 2016

The Brussels Summer Festival, the music festival par excellence in the heart of Brussels, will be celebrating its 14th edition.

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

Did you know ?

Did you know that the first printing machine was created by a Belgian?