In the ninth Tintin album, The Crab with the Golden Claws from 1941, the man who later becomes the faithful friend and informant of the famous reporte
Four Belgian projects won grand prizes at the prestigious MIPIM Awards. The strong international reputation of Belgian architects was thereby reconfirmed at the famous real estate fair in Cannes.
For the first time since the creation of the French "Vinalies Internationales" contest, a Belgian wine has won a gold medal in Paris.
The Belgian pigeon named ‘Golden Prince’ was sold for the record sum of 360,000 euros at the beginning of March 2017. This is the highest amount ever paid for a pigeon.
A Belgian man called Louis-Philippe Loncke has been successful in winning the title of ‘European Adventurer of the Year 2016’.
For the third year running the international beer website RateBeer has declared the Belgian inn appropriately named 'In de Verzekering tegen de Grote Dorst' (meaning 'Assurance against