The Old Stock Exchange on the Hofstraat had become too small. To replace it, 1531 saw the construction of the … New Stock Exchange.
The Brand New Testament by Jaco van Dormael has just been nominated for the Golden Globes in the Best Motion Picture – Foreign Language category, competing against Mustang (France), Son of Saul (Hunga
The Berlin International Film Festival has elected Belgian actress Martha Canga Antonio as one of the European Shooting Stars of 2016.
Dance Europe Magazine has nominated the whole company of Ballet Flanders as ‘Company of the year’.
On 9 July 2015 at 8 pm sharp the 30,000th Last Post was sounded under the Menin gate in Ypres.
The Belgian, William Cliff has received the Goncourt Prize for poetry. The prize recognises all of his work.