About

Limburgers Worldwide

Limburgers Worldwide is a professional community of expats and Limburgers worldwide, and a dependable source of high quality regional economic news, job opportunities, community events and expat testimonials.

The Provincial Development Agency of the Belgian province of Limburg POM Limburg, established a strategic partnership with news media agency Mediahuis with its newspaper Het Belang van Limburg to reach Limburgers across the world and expats living in Limburg.

Bulletin Media, a renowned English-language magazine that’s been serving the international community for more than 60 years, joined forces with Limburgers Worldwide. This collaboration enables Limburgers to stay connected with their home base and peers by providing news about the region through a community network on LinkedIn and an informative news website

Our joint mission is to ensure that Limburg shows off its assets as an innovative and competitive knowledge region in order to welcome new talents and businesses.

Team Limburgers Worldwide

POM Limburg

The Provincial Development Agency POM Limburg is the economic director of Limburg. Commissioned by the provincial government, POM outlines the regional economic strategy.

As a leading organization, POM Limburg provides the strategic framework for the socioeconomic transformation plan for the region, orienting more than 150 million European transition funds. POM develops 200 hectares of business sites and creates new campuses all over Limburg.

POM accelerates the digitization, sustainability and innovation of the Limburg economy, for example for the plastics industry, logistics and smart manufacturing. POM increases its impact on the region by coordinating, as a partner in European programs, prestigious future projects such as the Einstein Telescope.

With its department Welcome Management and Expat Centre Limburg service, the main objective is the reception and support of international talents and businesses.

Het Belang van Limburg

The title of the highly circulated newspaper Het Belang van Limburg, belonging to the Mediahuis group, is also its mission: to stand up for the interests of Limburg and its citizens and to reach Limburgers around the world from the perspective of ‘Limburg Citizen, Global Citizen’.

The newspaper looks at everything that is happening in Limburg in relation to the world and plays a strong connecting role in the community. 

The Bulletin

The Bulletin is known for its in-depth analysis and coverage of news and events that are relevant to expats. With its extensive readership and reputation, The Bulletin is an ideal partner for Limburgers Worldwide to promote the region and its economic potential to the global community.

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10/07/2024

The renewable energy issue of the Einstein Tele...

On 19 March 2024, POM Limburg focused on the future and Maas-Rhine candidacy of the Einstein Telescope during a lecture and debate at Thor Park in Genk. Within the framework...
10/06/2024

Warmer feet, less noise from neighbours and che...

Genk - While his friends were enjoying life, young twenty-something Sam Chartouni was experimenting in a lab he had slung together himself. His dream was to make the best organic...
13/07/2024

Transport and logistics companies up in arms ov...

Belgium’s three federations of transport and logistics companies have lodged an appeal with Belgium’s constitutional court against a new law aimed at improving the working conditions of parcel delivery workers...
10/07/2024

The renewable energy issue of the Einstein Telescope: the only way is up

On 19 March 2024, POM Limburg focused on the future and Maas-Rhine candidacy of the Einstein Telescope during a lecture and debate at Thor Park in Genk. Within the framework of FTI Hasselt & Genk, Flanders Technology & Innovation's city festival, it discussed challenges and opportunities around sustainable energy for...
10/06/2024

Warmer feet, less noise from neighbours and cheaper: insulation made from waste in Genk

Genk - While his friends were enjoying life, young twenty-something Sam Chartouni was experimenting in a lab he had slung together himself. His dream was to make the best organic insulation material in the world.
13/07/2024

Transport and logistics companies up in arms over Belgium’s Parcels Act

Belgium’s three federations of transport and logistics companies have lodged an appeal with Belgium’s constitutional court against a new law aimed at improving the working conditions of parcel delivery workers - potentially including meal delivery drivers.