As a wave of infections sweeps back over Europe, many of its countries are forced to reintroduce restrictions on work, leisure and education. Read this blog now to learn more about the new restrictions in the UK and Belgium. Continue reading COVID-19 Restrictions Update: Beligum & UK
Read Elizabeth Gull’s latest blog for Black History Month to find out how you and your business can take action and end injustice in the workplace once and for all. Continue reading Black History Month: How you and your business can take action now
Find out why Covid-19 arguably impacts students, the future workforce, more than any other age group, and how you can help solve this, by helping your business, too. Continue reading Coronavirus Contaminates Cohort of Student Prospects
Read this week’s blog by César Guerra Guerrero, Partner & Trade Policy at Euraffex to find out more about Trade Negotiations and the Role Private Stakeholders Play within the Process. Continue reading Trade Negotiations: The Role of Private Stakeholders
On Friday 28th August the British Chamber of Commerce EU Belgium had the pleasure of hosting Sophie Maes and Sieglien Huyghe from Claeys & Engels to discuss the new changes to the Belgium temporary unemployment scheme from today, September 1st.
The existing scheme will be split up into five new schemes for Belgian businesses to choose from. Read this blog for a full breakdown of each scheme. Continue reading New Belgian Furlough Schemes: Which is Best for You?
Read Yasmine Lingemann’s blog on how Belgian’s are big savers which is problematic during the Covid-19 Crisis and Brexit transition period. Find out how you can help your business to navigate through this challenging time. Continue reading Belgian Savings Reach Record High Amid Coronavirus Confidence Crash
The practical implications of Brexit on everyday UK-EU trade is becoming clearer week by week. This week, Amazon announced changes affecting Amazon sellers, customs briefings and enquiries ramped up, and the impact on product availability and businesses started to become evident. The detail is very welcome, and helps businesses prepare further. For some, the impact will be more difficult to manage and will effect consumer … Continue reading UK-EU Border – The Devil’s in the Detail
Last week’s virtual summit of EU leaders discussed the proposal for a revised long term budget and EU Recovery Plan – put together by the Commission in double quick time. Much of the discussion between member states is inevitably informed by a calculation of who gets what and who pays, so it will not be easy or very quick. But the effectiveness of the EU … Continue reading The EU Recovery Plan
If you have any income that you receive in the UK and are unclear how to declare this in your Belgian income tax declaration, here’s some advice from Eric Laurent. If you need more, sign up for our webinar on Wednesday 24 June, especially as the deadline for personal tax declarations is 30 June! Eric is a Partner at ERYV – a family business working … Continue reading Declaring your UK income in your Belgian Tax Return