Gala dinner 2022 of the Belgian Consular Union 7th October 2022 in Cercle Royal Gaulois

On the 7th October 2022, the traditionnal gala dinner of the BCU took place in the Cercle Royal Gaulois precedeed by the annual general assembly.
This year, the honour guest was Mr. Steven Vanackere, former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Vice-Governor of the National Bank.
During his speech, as Minister of Foreign affairs, he focuses on the important role of the Honorary Consuls and as Vice-Governor of the National Bank, he described the current economic situation.
The BCU Award has been given to the Baron Edouard Vermeulen (Nathan company) for his contribution to the standing of Belgium in our country and abroad.
Among the large assistance, the BCU was honoured to welcome the Ambassador, Mr. Olivier Belle, Chief of Protocol of the SPF Foreign Affairs.