Never before has Belgium submitted so many applications to the European Patent Office (EPO) as it did in 2021, despite the pandemic.
416 kg. This is how much household waste the average Belgian inhabitant produced in 2020, well below the EU average of 505 kg. This puts our country in a great sixth place.
Belgian holiday-makers and future expats will be happy to hear that a Belgian driver's licence is the best way to travel around the world.
Belgian Nigel Leirens has won first prize in an international street art competition for his work entitled "The Girl with the Windmills", which adorns a building in Lokeren, East Flanders.
Natacha, Tintin, the Marsupilami, Spike and Suzy, Billy & Buddy, Cari Fleur, Blake and Mortimer, the Kiekeboes, Lucky Luke, the Smurfs, Spirou & Fantasio, Jeremy, Largo Winch, and Neron.
Zara Rutherford, a 19 year old Belgian-British woman, has just broken the record for the youngest woman to have flown solo around the world in an ultralight aircraft.