Pay-check for Belgian Royals

25th January 2008, Comments 1 comment

The figure is up 800,000 euros for the year.

This year the Belgian Royal Family will receive 13.3 million euros from the public purse.

The figure is up 800,000 euros for the year.

The increase was made to take account of inflation.

The lion's share, 10 million euros goes to King Albert.

The Dowager Queen Fabiola, widow of the late King Boudewijn, receives 1.5 million euros.

Crown Prince Filip has to get by on 940,000 euros.

flandersnews.be 

1 Comment To This Article

  • Michelle Stott posted:

    on 28th January 2008, 16:03:57 - Reply

    This is outrageous! Inflation affects us all!!! Even more so those with lower incomes...