This section provides relevant information and links about Belgium for those wishing to move there. In addition there are a number of blogs linked to which can provide first-hand experience in life in Belgium as an expat.
Belgium at a glance
|Population:||10,431,477 (July 2011 est.)|
|Major cities – population:||BRUSSELS (capital) 1.892 million; Antwerp 961,000 (2009)|
|Languages:||Dutch (official) 60%, French (official) 40%, German (official) less than 1%, legally bilingual (Dutch and French)|
|Labour force – by occupation:||agriculture: 2%
services: 73% (2007 est.)
|Unemployment rate:||8.3% (2010 est.)|
|Internet users:||8.113 million (2009)|
Belgian government portal in English. Dutch, French and German also available.
Discovering Belgium – The goal of “Discovering Belgium” is to give you some ideas for a day out in Belgium.
CheeseWeb – TThe Guide for Expats in Belgium
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