How welcome do your expats feel in their municipality? The Belgian economy is very international and several dozen nationalities in the same workplace are no exception. Agoria wants expats to feel at home in our technology companies as well as in our country. In this respect, it is very important that their contacts with authorities go well. Positive experiences with local administrations, in particular, are essential for smooth integration. After all, for many new entrants their local administration is often the first authority they encounter upon their arrival in Belgium.
GDPR Compass: now available in English too! After a two-year transition period, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force on 25 May 2018. Despite this period of adjustment, we note that many companies were only alerted thanks to the massive interest in the media over the past weeks.