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Published on April 30, 2013 01:09 PM
AmCham Belgium expresses its concern regarding the EU’s proposal to raise revenues through a financial transactions tax.While some European countries,...
Published on April 26, 2013 10:41 AM
Data from all regions show that SMEs are growing in size and in number across Belgium.In 2012, 72,643 new businesses were created in Brussels and Wallonia,...
Published on April 24, 2013 10:39 AM
Despite Belgium’s strong reputation for R&D and innovation, both the Netherlands and Luxembourg have overtaken Belgium in the European rankings....
Published on April 11, 2013 03:39 PM
The latest statistics from Eurostat have once again revived the debate on Belgium’s uncompetitive labor market.This week, the European Commission...
Published on April 08, 2013 05:21 PM
For the first time in history, Belgium’s 10-year interest rates have dropped below 2%.Last week, hopes that the European Central Bank will implement a...
Published on April 05, 2013 09:04 AM
A recent study has revealed that uncompetitive energy prices threaten industry in Belgium.The cost of electricity is significantly higher in Belgium than in...
Published on April 02, 2013 02:44 PM
A survey by Ernst & Young has identified the high cost of labor and heavy tax burden as Belgium’s Achilles’ heel.Last week, Ernst & Young...
Published on March 29, 2013 09:49 AM
In a race against time, the Belgian Government is urged to implement structural reforms in order to reduce its deficit.In 2012, Belgium’s government...
Published on March 27, 2013 02:52 PM
The launch of EU-US free trade negotiations – known more formally as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) – has brought...
Published on March 25, 2013 03:33 PM
Despite Belgium’s high standard of education and innovation centers, there is a growing shortage of skilled workers to meet employers’ demands.A...

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