In the digital field, Ghent University (UGent) can boast one of the highest scale-up creation rates in Europe.
Belgium is the best country at respecting women's rights, according to the recent gender index from OECD.
Belgium is ranked fourth on the list of the most innovative economies. This conclusion comes from the reputable German Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW).
Belgium ranks tenth in the world in gender equality in the World Economic Forum (WEF). This is one place higher than in 2013.