In the digital field, Ghent University (UGent) can boast one of the highest scale-up creation rates in Europe.
Brussels Airport spent the first month of the summer holidays testing a new security procedure. The idea is to relieve the stress for families travelling with young children.
Belgium has reached seventh place in the ‘European Innovation Scoreboard 2016’. This means that the country is among the strongest innovators in the European Union.
On 1 July, Hans Vanmarcke, Head of Research at SCK-CEN, the Belgian Nuclear Research Centre based in Mol and Professor of Medicine at KU Leuven, was selected as Chairman of UNSCEAR, the United Nations
The City of Brussels has won the 11th European Urban and Regional Planning Awards for its pedestrian project in the capital's centre, managed by Jean Schollaert, the city's urban planner.
According to the ‘International Business Compass’ of the consultancy firm BDO, Belgium is among the most attractive countries in the world to establish operations.