04 March 2021

8 March is International Women's Day, and Focus on Belgium has decided to honour several Belgian women who made the news in 2020.

24 February 2021

On Thursday 18 February 2021, the world witnessed the delicate but perfect precision landing of NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover. In 2033, we will know for sure if there was ever life on Mars - or if there still is.

25 February 2021

The tallest wooden building in Belgium, or even in the Benelux, is in Liège. A local artist was allowed to brighten up the façade by the project developer. Successful across the board.

18 February 2021

Some 100 flights have already helped to distribute the coronavirus vaccine from the Pfizer-BioNTech pharmaceutical collaboration to over 40 destinations around the world since late November 2020.

Events

17 September 2020 - 31 March 2022

They could not have crossed paths in real life, because they were not contemporaries, but today Jan Van Eyck (1390-1441), Pieter Bruegel (1525-1569) and Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) stand side by sid

Welcome to Belgium!