topics
tools
editor's choice

Learning with the International Primary Curriculum

Remote training for expatriates

Should our kids go native too?

Pre-school activities in Belgium

How expats are learning the local lingo

Expatica countries
Index Last Var.(%)
BEL 20 3083.51 0.32
DAX 9605.08 0.17
IBEX 30 10058.5 -1.04
CAC 40 4387.61 -0.20
FTSE 100 6806.86 -0.05
AEX 397.5 -0.20
DJIA 16272.65 0.46
Nasdaq 4318.933 0.63
FTSE MIB 20298.33 -0.11
TSX Composite 14214.35 0.18
ASX 5415.4 -0.10
Hang seng 22836.96 0.04
Straits Times 3110.78 0.45
ISEQ 20 836.3 0.23
EUR / USD 1.37976 0.67
EUR / GBP 0.82571 0.59
USD / GBP 0.598544 -0.10
Gold 1329.6 -0.13
Oil 108.9 -0.76
Silver 21.28 0.08
You are here: Home News Belgian News

25/07/2014 New Flemish ministers take oath

The new Flemish ministers take oath in Flemish Parliament for a five year term.

25/07/2014 Netflix arrives in Belgium, France, Germany and Switzerland

Netflix has announced it is to launch its video service in Belgium and five other European countries in September.

25/07/2014 Same level of child benefit for every child

Child benefit is one of the areas of policy that has been transferred from the federal state to the language communities as part of the state...

25/07/2014 Belgians on ill-fated Air Algérie flight

One Belgian national was among those on board the Air Algeria flight that crashed in Mali on Thursday morning.

24/07/2014 Up to EUR 1,300 less mortgage tax relief

The fiscal expert Jef Wellens says that many people with mortgages are set to lose out once the proposals on mortgage tax relief laid out the...

24/07/2014 New government wants more people at work

Getting more people into employment is one of the main planks of the coalition accord agreed by the Flemish nationalists, Christian democrats and...

24/07/2014 Expats will have to show they’ve learnt Dutch

International people who settle in Flanders and are obliged to follow Dutch language courses will at the end of their course have to show that they...

Discussion Forums

Personal Finance in Belgium

End of Week Currency Roundup

Personal Finance in Belgium

Fridays currency update

Personal Finance in Belgium

Mid-week currency update

Family in Belgium

Expatriates expecting a baby or parents of a new born baby? :)

Personal Finance in Belgium

Tuesdays currency update

participate in the forums

 
 
 
 
 
Inside Expatica
Looking for work in Belgium

Looking for work in Belgium

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes how to write a CV, application procedure, interview dos and don'ts, Belgian management culture.

Practical, easy-to-use, free and... in English

Practical, easy-to-use, free and... in English

Belgium’s first alternative directory assistance services - available through the shortcode 14-14 - can now be accessed on the internet.

Finding a rental home in Belgium

Finding a rental home in Belgium

Moving to Belgium presents a host of challenges to expats, not least of all finding the right home.

Learning to cope with life abroad

Learning to cope with life abroad

The psychological effects of global mobility can be physically painful.