Trade, economy & finance

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Brussels is an important centre of economic activity. There are small and big shops. The City also needs lots of means to assure its services and to finance its actions.




  • Exceptions to weekly rest day for traders in 2016

    Exceptions to weekly rest day for traders in 2016

    Traders in the City of Brussels get 15 exceptions each year to the mandatory weekly rest day. The distribution over the various periods, imposed by the City, varies by commercial quarter.

  • Map with ATMs

    Map with ATMs

    This map shows ATMs or cashpoints on the territory of the City of Brussels. Where to find banks for cash withdrawals in Brussels? If you click the places, the bank office and address will be shown.

  • Bonus separate access to buildings

    Bonus separate access to buildings

    In the city, numerous floors of buildings remain still unused because of the absence of a separate entrance. The City of Brussels gives a bonus which encourages the owners and the shopkeepers to make a separate entrance.