Each day brings good news on vaccines against COVID-19 but there is still a long way to go before a vaccination.
A merger between Sabca and Sabena Aerospace has led to the largest group in the Belgian aerospace industry being put into orbit under the auspices of the federal State.
Based in Mechelen, in Flanders, Galapagos is a clinical-stage biotechnology company specialising in the discovery and development of medicines to combat inflammatory diseases.
Due to the overuse of antibiotics, bacteria around the world are developing increasing resistance to antibiotics.
The pharmaceutical company Janssen Pharmaceutica, based in Antwerp, has announced that testing of the COVID-19 vaccine on humans will begin in mid-July.
In Norway, the Belgian construction group BESIX has been commissioned to build a 1,350-metre-long bridge over Lake Mjøsa, as well as a major stretch of motorway.