Entries by Cámara Oficial de Comercio de España en Bélgica y Luxemburgo

Paid leave for non-essential workers: how it applies, who and who doesn’t affect.

The article of the decree ordering to stay at home for non-essential workers, receiving the salary, details what it means to receive this recoverable paid leave and under which conditions it is necessary to retrieve the days not worked. Does not apply to people with temporary labour force adjustment plan (TLFAP) (in Spanish expediente de […]

New procedure for granting short-time work in cases of force majeure linked to the Covid-19

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW What is the short-time work? Short-time working allows a company to avoid laying off its employees. The employees receive 80% of their salary from the company (this amount cannot be less than the minimum social wage or more than 250% of the minimum social wage). These amounts are fully covered […]

Measures to limit business impact in Flanders due to Coronavirus

To limit the economic impact of the coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak on both businesses and the economically unemployed, Flanders and Belgium have announced a series of measures to support all those who are financially affected by the coronavirus. Tax measures Postponement of the tax filing deadline. For VAT, corporate income tax, legal entities income tax and corporate income/non-resident tax, the filing deadline has been automatically postponed: VAT return and […]

Presentation of the Economic Stabilisation Programme Covid-19 of the Government of Luxembourg, 25/03/2020

From the Chamber, we want to be with our members and strengthen all our actions and activities, to give an answer to the companies and the self-employed to react to the situation that we are currently facing. For this reason, the Chamber will periodically publish all the legal, administrative or new measures that are being […]

Economic and social measures for companies taken in Luxembourg due to Covid-19

From the Chamber, we want to be with our members and strengthen all our actions and activities, to give an answer to the companies and the self-employed to react to the situation that we are currently facing. For this reason, the Chamber will periodically publish all the legal, administrative or new measures that are being […]

Economic and social measures for companies taken in Belgium due to Covid-19

From the Chamber, we want to be with our members and strengthen all our actions and activities, to give an answer to the companies and the self-employed to react to the situation that we are currently facing. For this reason, the Chamber will periodically publish all the legal, administrative or new measures that are being […]

03/30 Webinar on “Teleworking: the biggest benefit of the digitalization of your team”

On March 30th, the Official Spanish Chamber of Commerce of in Belgium and Luxembourg, will organize a webinar on “Teleworking: the biggest benefit of the digitalization of your team” in collaboration with its member Senda Consulting, member of the program EmprendeBelux. The purpose of the webinar is to provide the information about the importance of teleworking and the digitalization […]

06/11 Conference on “Emotional intelligence at work”

The next 11th of June, the Official Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Belgium and Luxembourg, will organize in Brussels, from 13:30 to 15:30, a conference on “Emotional Intelligence at Work“.  The conference will be given by the transpersonal and business coach Marta Cela, member of the EmprendeBeLux program. This event will be held in Spanish and […]

The Chamber promotes the participation in the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs program in Belgian universities

Last March 12, the Chamber had the opportunity to present the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs (EYE) program at the University of Antwerp. The session was addressed to students who want to learn from experienced entrepreneurs from other EU countries. The Chamber presented to the students the possibilities that Spain offers to young entrepreneurs, as well […]