UNESCO has declared Bokrijk an expert in folk culture.
Karen Van Godtsenhoven is to start work at the Metropolitan Museum in New York. She will become the new curator of the fashion department.
France has just awarded "the Legion of Honour" to our Federal Police, represented by the Commissioner General of the Federal Police, Catherine De Bolle, and the Director of the Federal Judic
The British Broadcasting Corporation, BBC, has named Ghent's library ‘De Krook’ one of the ten most beautiful libraries in the world.
Belgium is the sixth richest country in the world: this has been confirmed in the recent edition of the Allianz Global Wealth Report 2016.