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    Minister of Health


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  • Govt subsidises cancer treatment for poor by 95%, says health ministry
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    Minister of Sports


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  • Soccer-UK Sports Minister calls in football bodies over racism
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    Director of State Security Service


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    Chairman National Bank


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    Permanent Representative to the UN


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  • Teleste Corporation Financial Statement 1.1-31.12.2018: Result ...
  • Bank of England leaves interest rates on hold and cuts growth ...
  • Here are the 5 hottest startups in Belgium
  • Belgium just got its first billion-dollar tech startup, thanks to ...
  • INEOS makes record €3bn petrochemical investment in Belgium
  • Belgian presence continues to grow in Singapore
  • Swedish startup Tink secures €56 million in Series D funding round
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    Demographics

  • Census Bureau: 75 million more immigrants by 2060, 95% of future ...
  • Breast Pump markets share trends analysis growth reports | Key ...
  • Climate change: UK CO2 emissions fall again
  • Crohn's Disease Market World Leading Key Players Revenue ...
  • 2019, the year for private lease in Belgium
  • Global Pet Foods Industry
  • Global Steel Industry
  • Census Bureau: 75 million more immigrants by 2060, 95% of future ...
  • Breast Pump markets share trends analysis growth reports | Key ...
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    Export/Import

  • Rising imports and exports of construction services
  • This chart shows the EU countries most reliant on trade with the UK
  • Agricultural export value over 90 bn euros in 2018
  • Dutch farm exports reach €90bn but growth is slowing down
  • UN report shows India as the world's leading exporters of creative ...
  • Global Britain and the economy
  • Belgium is the world's second largest importer of organic bananas
  • Rising imports and exports of construction services
  • This chart shows the EU countries most reliant on trade with the UK
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    Public Spending

  • Belgium's 2018 budget results tipped to be the best in over a decade
  • Winning Post: Industry braced for budget blow
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    Public Debt

  • European Commission expects Belgium's debt to drop below 100 ...
  • UK Services PMI at lowest level since the Brexit referendum
  • Focus on upcoming vote on Brexit amendments
  • PM May faces a likely heavy defeat in the upcoming meaningful vote ...
  • Awaiting feedback on US-China trade talks; European economic ...
  • Series A funding for Belgium's FinTech 'debt collector' technology
  • Moody's affirms Belgium's Aa3 government bond rating; stable outlook
  • Italy, France and Belgium warned over high debt, low growth
  • Why Orange Belgium SA's (EBR:OBEL) ROE Of 4.5% Does Not Tell ...
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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-12-05BERetail Sales YoY OCT-2.20%0.70%01
    2018-12-05BERetail Sales MoM OCT-0.80%0.80%01
    2018-11-30BEPPI YoY OCT7.50%6.70%6.90%00
    2018-11-30BEGDP Growth Rate YoY Final Q31.60%1.40%1.70%00
    2018-11-30BEGDP Growth Rate QoQ Final Q30.30%0.30%0.40%00
    2018-11-29BEInflation Rate YoY NOV2.78%2.75%2.20%00
    2018-11-29BEInflation Rate MoM NOV0.16%0.73%0.10%00
    2018-11-23BEIndustrial Production YoY SEP-3.90%1.90%-2.20%00
    2018-11-23BEIndustrial Production MoM SEP-4.50%3%-0.40%00
    2018-11-23BEBusiness Confidence NOV0.4-1.10.200