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29 jan
Umicore was declared the most sustainable company in the world during the recent World Economic Forum in Davos. The Canadian independent media and investment research company Corporate Knights put the Belgian business at the top of their latest Global 100 ranking, nabbing the gold from Brazilian cosmetics company Natura and the Norwegian oil company Statoil. Umicore specialises in recycling technology and manufactures catalysts for cars which reduce pollution. It also recycles materials like gold, copper, nickel and rare metals such as palladium from used car batteries and printing plates.
08 jan
Belgium’s current generation of footballers is capturing the imagination of football fans worldwide. In England, an all-time high of 16 Belgian players are featuring in the Premier League clubs.