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Focus on Belgium March 2020 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our March 2020 Newsletter focuses on: BELGIUM 20TH HAPPIEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD ...Some good news at a difficult time…. The United Nations publishes a ranking of the world's happiest countries. Read more A BELGIAN SCANNER THAT DETECTS FEVERS ...As the world groans under the ...
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Focus on Belgium February 2020 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our February 2020 Newsletter focuses on: WHO IS THE MOST FAMOUS BELGIAN WOMAN?...Complete the survey by the 1st of March at the latest. Read more FAT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SPREAD OF CANCER...Researcher Olivier Feron has discovered how fat stored in cancer cells makes the cells more ...
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Focus on Belgium January 2020 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our December 2020 Newsletter focuses on: TURNING USED FRYING OIL INTO FUEL...65,000 tonnes are collected annually from 70,000 chip shops, restaurants, hospital kitchens, fast food chains and crisp factories across the Benelux, France and Germany by Quatra from Lokeren, in the Belgian province of East ...
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Focus on Belgium December 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our December 2019 Newsletter focuses on: THE OMMEGANG ON UNESCO'S HERITAGE LIST...The Brussels folklore procession has now been recognised by UNESCO as intangible cultural heritage of humanity.Read more THE YEAR'S BEST APP IS BELGIAN...The Belgian online international connection application, Ablo, is at the top of ...
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Focus on Belgium November 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our November 2019 Newsletter focuses on: MEGHAN MARKLE PROMOTES BELGIUM... It all began with a video posted on social media by the Brussels-based dancer Jeny Bonsenge. Read more BELGIANS ARE SEEN AS... BON VIVANT...“Belgians are...”. While “bon vivant” came first, the adjective was closely followed ...
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Focus on Belgium October 2019 – People, Stories, Facts & Figures

Our October 2019 Newsletter focuses on: ALTERNATIVE BELGIAN TOURISM:You know the most famous tourist sites of Belgium which include the Atomium, Bruges, Manneken Pis. Discover other less well known sites that have something in common with these unmissable locations! Read more BELGIUM WINS THE WORLD SOLAR ...
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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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