AWEX is the economic development agency in-charge of promoting foreign trade and attracting foreign investment in Wallonia. The agency has a worldwide network of 105 Trade and Investment counsellors, including 2 in India.
With a population of about 3.5 million inhabitants, Wallonia, the Southern, French-speaking half of Belgium, truly is the heart of Europe, at the crossroads of the most advanced region of Western Europe. Wallonia built up its wealth around once thriving coal mining, steel, glass and textile production industries. But the Region’s industrial base was beaten down hard by forces of globalisation and the Region has had to re-invent its future. The response lied in a handful of very powerful words: innovation, creativity, hard work, confidence, optimism, dynamism, openness...
Modern Wallonia has turned into a land of innovation and competitiveness where men and women can develop their abilities, deploy their skills and flourish professionally, without departing itself from its tradition of a land of warmth, friendliness, culture and traditions, a land which welcomes you with open arms.
Direct flights between Brussels Airport and Mumbai in 2017 As from March 2017 Brussels Airlines will set sail for Mumbai. The Indian metropolis will be connected to Brussels Airport 5 times a...More..
HOLOLAB, the Optic, Photonic and LASER Applications laboratory of the University of Liege in Wallonia Belgium is in the advanced process of developing an Optical Interferometric Device. The...More..
Latest edition of "Belgian Beer Night" (BBN) was held on Saturday, 18th June 2016 at the Lodhi Garden Restaurant. It was organised by the Embassy of Belgium on the occasion of the...More..
A Smart Cities Mission is being organised to South India in September 2016. The mission is being led by Brussels Invest and Export. Companies from Wallonia are welcome to take part in the...More..
Medical/Pharma/Dermatology/Cosmetology Cerepharma Develops a wide range of skin care products, which are marketed either under own brand or through private labels of partners. Their products...More..
AWEX is planning a trade mission to Bangladesh and Sri Lanka in November 2016. The mission, comprising several Belgian companies, will aim to discover new business opportunities between the...More..