KNOWLEDGE BASE Belgium Resources: Employment, Visas, FDI, Statistics, Global Rankings


We have compiled a list of government and global resources to help you learn more about Belgium, its employment and visas regulations, people, foreign direct investment organization, and aspects of doing business in the country. Use this information to help you make informed decisions about locating your business, or a division of your business, in Belgium.


Government Resources 

Government Website - The official web portal of the Belgian government

STATBEL - National Statistics of Belgium - Official site for Belgium's national statistics

Invest in Belgium  - Belgium Trade and Investment - Are you interested in investing in Belgium? This website shows a number of reasons why you should do so. It explains the tax benefits and presents the three Belgian regions. The website also offers information for managing your business in Belgium as well as a procedural guide for setting up your business. 

Invest in Brussels - Brussels Invest & Export provides confidential and free advice to companies, wanting to set up in the Brussels-Capital Region.

Invest in Wallonia - The Wallonia Export-Investment Agency (AWEX), is a Public Interest Organisation in Wallonia created in 1998. It constitutes a one-stop shop for all foreign companies interested in locating to Wallonia or expanding their existing activities and is the complete partner for all Walloon companies wishing to develop overseas.

Flanders Trade & Investment - They facilitate investment projects in Flanders and they give support to Flemish export companies through:

  • Free Advice

  • A global network of Experts

  • A specialization in setting up business in Flanders

  • Facilitating export from Flanders

  • Matching Flemish companies with companies worldwide

  • Informing about expertise in Flanders

Business Belgium - 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.

Invest in EU - Invest in EU is the essential resource for modern investors seeking to learn more about Europe’s unique investment opportunities. Through the Invest in EU magazine, portal and weekly newsletter, we aim to market and analyse investment destinations, various industry sectors & investment opportunities in Europe(EU).  

Trade Helpdesk  - The European Commission's Export Helpdesk provides a free online service covering all import rules in force in the EU on a product-by-product and country-by-county basis.


Additional Information On Belgium

Data Privacy & Data Security Resources

Employment In Belgium

Global Reports and Rankings for Belgium

KNOWLEDGE BASE Belgium Resources: Employment, Visas, FDI, Statistics, Global Rankings