Digital Belgium plan proposes tax breaks for start-ups

Monday 20 April 2015 | 13:12 CET | News
Belgium's Digital Agenda minister Alexander de Croo has launched a new plan for expanding the digital economy in Belgium. Croo said the government's 'Digital Belgium' plan aims to put the country in the top three of the EU's Digital Economy and Society Index by 2020. Belgium ranked fifth in the most recent version of the index, based mainly on data from 2014. De Croo's plan include five priorities: strengthen investment in digital infrastructure, increase confidence and security in the digital economy, improve digital skills in order to eliminate the digital divide and create more jobs in

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