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Focus on Belgium September 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our September 2019 Newsletter focuses on: BELGIAN RESEARCHERS DISCOVER WHERE THE AIDS VIRUS IS HIDING: Researchers from UZ Gent have taken an important step towards the total eradication of HIV. Its hiding place, its viral reservoir, has finally been discovered. Read more BACTERIAL MEDICAL IMPLANTS AND ...
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Focus on Belgium August 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

For our August 2019 Newsletter, we focus on: 33 PROUD BELGIAN BELFRIES ON UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE LIST: They were built in all manner of styles: from Roman, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque to a mixture of Art Deco and Modernism, as the fashions of the time ...
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Focus on Belgium July 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

July 2019 Newsletter, we focus on: ÉRIC LAMBIN WINS THE BLUE PLANET PRIZE 2019:Éric Lambin has been crowned with this particularly prestigious award for his research into global land use. Read more BELGIAN FOOD EXPORTS HIT RECORD HIGH IN 2018:Never before did the Belgian food industry ...
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Focus on Belgium June 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

June 2019 Newsletter, we focus on: COME AND CYCLE 10-METRES HIGH THROUGH THE TREES:It was already possible to cycle through the water, and now you can also pedal through the treetops. Read more BELGIAN BRAND WINS A EUROPEAN AWARD:Belgian shoe chain Torfs won the title of ...
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Focus on Belgium 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

May 2019 Newsletter, we focus on: A SUPER ANTIBIOTIC DISCOVERED IN BELGIUM:A team from the University of Liège have demonstrated that a drug used to treat coronary artery diseases is a powerful antibiotic, particularly against super bacteria. Read more TRAINERS MADE FROM APPLE LEATHER: A BELGIAN ...
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Focus on Belgium 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

2019 April Newsletter, we focus on: CONTRACEPTIVE PILL FROM BIOPHARMA COMPANY MITHRA, WINS ‘ESSENSCIA INNOVATION AWARD 2019’:This year, the essenscia Innovation Award, Belgium's most prestigious prize for industrial innovation, went to Mithra, for their development of Estelle, the first contraceptive pill based on the natural ...
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Presentation by our guest speaker,  Mr Kieran Mulvey

In the RDS Members Club on the 11th April the BLCC members and friends enjoyed a very interesting and informative presentation by our guest speaker,  Mr Kieran Mulvey.  Kieran served as Chief Executive of the Labour Relations Commission from 1991 to 2016 and as Director General ...
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Focus on Belgium 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Focus on Belgium March 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures INGRID DAUBECHIES, WINNER OF THE L'ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE AWARD: On 14 March 2019, mathematician and physicist Ingrid Daubechies received the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award. This exceptional scientist is also involved in ...
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Focus on Belgium 2018 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

2018 December Newsletter, we focus on: LUKAS DHONT'S FILM 'GIRL' NOMINATED FOR GOLDEN GLOBE: Lukas Dhont has received the ultimate accolade: his debut feature film Girl has been nominated for a Golden Globe in the Best Foreign Language Film category. Read more BEACH OF OSTEND IS ONE OF ...
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Visit of the European Chamber delegation to Brussels

European Chamber of Ireland Represented by Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey Report on the Visit of the European Chamber delegation to Brussels. 26th-28th February 2019 Read the Full Report …

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