Polluting fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas are increasingly giving way to renewable energies such as solar, hydro and wind power.
Gentbrugge based company EcoNation was awarded two prestigious prizes for the environment in December.
On Monday evening in the Ethias Arena in Hasselt, no less than 1,068 Belgian businessmen and women broke the Guinness World Record for Speed Business Dating.
The Ghent Showpad raises more than 6 million euros in a new round of investment. British Dawn Capital and the Belgian capital investment fund Hummingbird join forces.
Two Belgian dredging companies (the group DEME and Jan De Nul NV) have won a contract for widening and deepening the Suez canal. The Suez canal is the shortest shipping route between Europe and Asia.