The first crewless maritime transport vessel is currently being tested on two inland waterways in Flanders.
Ontex, the Belgian leading producer of personal hygiene products, has taken over Grupo Mabe, the Mexican number two in personal care, for 314 million euros.
Solvay is opening South-East Asia's largest factory for sodium bicarbonate (also known as soda) in Thailand.
In taking over the American company Cytec, the Belgian chemical group Solvay becomes the world's second largest player in aircraft composites.
The Belgian playing card manufacturer Cartamundi is to become the world's biggest game manufacturer thanks to an ambitious takeover.
According to the recently published report of the Union of International Associations (UIA), Brussels is second worldwide and first in Europe in the ranking of cities where the largest number of inter