An international beard and moustache contest was held in Antwerp for the first time.
1,500 clinical trials, used to test new medicines, are currently ongoing in Belgium. Denmark is the only country ahead of us.
Good news for Belgium's economy, as the attractiveness of our country is improving.
The Belgian artists, Jos de Gruyter and Harald Thys, received an honourable distinction with their project Mondo Cane at the Venice Biennale 2019.
Belgium and gastronomy often go hand in hand, but generally when it comes to beer, chocolate and waffles. This time, it is vegetables that have placed Belgium on top of the podium.