I read an article recently that said that talking to strangers on buses, trams or trains might actually boost happiness. It referred to an experiment that had been carried out in Chicago: a group of commuters were asked to help, some were instructed to connect with strangers, others to remain disconnected and the rest to commute as usual. According to the results from the Chicago experiment, connection led to greater happiness. Read more
Belgium is a popular choice for expats because it provides mild climate, high living standard as well as easily accessible from any areas of Europe.
Like any other countries, you can possibly set up a business in Belgium as a legal entity or as a single proprietor. So, you can have your own easy to operate and profitable business you are dreaming of.
Payroll provider Pro-Pay made a summary of the tax shift that will be implemented in Belgium as from 2016. Labour costs are set to decrease while consumption will be more heavily taxed. The key changes include lower employers’ social security contributions, higher social security reductions for new employers, tax rate cuts for employees,…
According to the FIFA, the Belgium national football team is now ranked as number one. For the first time in history, the Red Devils have reached the highest possible level in the world.
Belgium is a small country of eleven million people, located on the shore of the North Sea in Western Europe. The city of Brussels, located in the center of Belgium, is the capital of this kingdom. Because Brussels is geographically speaking also located at the heart of Europe, Brussels is also considered to be the capital of 500 million Europeans.
Brussels Projects, BBF (Brussel Business Flats) and ING have the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar on “Buy to let” for Foreign Nationals (Expats) in Belgium, on Friday October 9th, 2015. It is an informative session for expats about investments, from banking to Notary procedures in Belgium.
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Thinking about Belgium or just arrived in Belgium? Do you want to develop your own activities, set up a business, hire employees or start up as a self-employed worker? Business Belgium provides useful information to foreign companies seeking assistance in setting up business in Belgium and becoming employer in Belgium. If you need any assistance or advice you can directly contact local experts in business and payroll related services. Start your business in Belgium, run your payroll in Belgium.