Never before has Belgium submitted so many applications to the European Patent Office (EPO) as it did in 2021, despite the pandemic.
Ramses Vanneste soared to 7,000 metres in his hot-air balloon to achieve his dream of flying over the highest mountain in Africa, Kilimanjaro.
Forbes magazine has ranked Belgian-Congolese singer Lous and the Yakuza as one of the most promising talents on the European scene in its 2021 selection.
The largest hostage-taking of the second half of the post-war period took place in 1964 in Stanleyville (now Kisangani) in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
With the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the two countries, the world's longest ever undersea link between two artificial energy islands is expected to be operational before 2030
85% of the Christmas trees grown in Wallonia are intended for export. This makes Belgium the second largest European exporter of this holiday hero, after Denmark.