The National Bank of Belgium has been Belgium's central bank since 1850. It performs tasks in the general interest at both national and international level.
Modest rise in business confidence in April
2003-2015: Annual average growth in the volume of labour higher in Flanders and Wallonia than in Brussels
Belgium has notified the European Commission of a deficit of 1.0 % of GDP and a debt ratio of 103.1 % of GDP for the year 2017
Consumer confidence down slightly in April