Atomia - Brussels' Women for Science
The «Atomia» award aims to promote the position of women in scientific research and innovation in the Brussels-Capital Region and increase the scientific vocation of young girls to Brussels. The Brussels-capital region via "Atomia" wants to valorize the scientific capacities of women in Brussels.
When are you eligible? How do you take part in the contest? Visit the website of Innoviris (in French).
Exemption from the type-B work permit
Type-B work permits
"Brussels Best Exporters 2013" award
The call for applications was launched on 17 October 2013. The award will be presented in the presence of all the economic and trade attachés.
Support for the agricultural and food sector
To defend the interests of this sector, Brussels Economy and Employment also takes part in the consultations with the two other regions and with the federal authorities. In addition, Brussels Economy and Employment is also a partner in the European "School Milk, Fruit & Vegetables" programmes, which concern a subsidy that is co-financed by the Brussels Capital Region.
Call for projects with regard to the equipment of technical schools
The schools had until 30 September to submit their file, and they could receive full financing for a project costing from 30,000 to 100,000 euros.
For this action, 54 projects were submitted for a total amount of 2,800,000 €. An expert jury made a selection, for an amount of 800,000 €. The chosen files will be approved by the Brussels Capital Government in November 2013.
B.Y.E.P. & I.E.A.: Trainings on international trade
Brussels Invest & Export
Work permits: Croatian, Bulgarian and Romanian workers
Work permit : Croatian workers
Aid for businesses : modifications
This section also provides information about the obligations of Brussels organic processors, distributors, retailers and other operators.
Agricultural and food businesses
Learn more about the regulations and the formalities to obtain a work permit.
Temporary employment agencies
Entreprendre 2013 Trade Fair
The Economy and Employment Administration will be present at the « Entreprendre 2013 / Ondernemen 2013 » trade fair, which is to take place on 20 & 21 March, from 9.30 AM until 6 PM, in Tour & Taxis. Do you have any questions about the various types of regional aid? Come and meet our Administration's staff in the corner « Entreprendre à Bruxelles » to find out more about the financial aid the Brussels Capital Region offers. As from now, you can sign up on the website for a badge that gives you free access to the trade fair and to the various conferences.