Brussels – the ideal test market

“Brussels is the ideal test market, because of its internationalization, as proved by Coca-Cola and H&M” Johan Casaer, Consul of Belgium in Toronto at the 2nd Business with Belgium Trade & Investment Seminar featuring the Brussels region.

On May 1, we heard from from prominent speakers from Brussels Invest & Export – Vancouver, the City of Toronto, Baker & McKenzie LLP, and Deloitte about the similarities Brussels & Toronto have; and how Belgium has similar tax jurisdictions to the British Virgin Islands, Cyprus, Ireland, and Luxembourg but without the negative media.


You can find their presentations here: Faisal Hadibhai Doing business in Belgium – Tax considerations and incentives, Deloitte; Alicia Bulwik, City of Toronto – Why Toronto Alicia Bulwik 2013 Belgium Chamber; and Bart Schobben, Brussels – Springboard for Europe Invest in Brussels.

Click here to see all the pictures of the breakfast seminar

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We’d like to thank our Presenting Sponsors & Supporters:

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