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Complete details about Belgium in Europe with capital city Bruxelles [Brussel]

Country NameBelgium (België/Belgique)
Country CodeBEL
Capital CityBruxelles [Brussel]
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1830
Population10239000
Surface Area30518.0
Life Expectancy77.8 years
GNP249704.0 (old 243948.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy, Federation

Spoken Languages

Arabic     (1.6%)
Dutch [official]     (59.2%)
French [official]     (32.6%)
German [official]     (1.0%)
Italian     (2.4%)
Turkish     (0.9%)

Major Cities

Antwerpen, Antwerpen     (population 446525)
Gent, East Flanderi     (population 224180)
Charleroi, Hainaut     (population 200827)
Ličge, Ličge     (population 185639)
Bruxelles [Brussel], Bryssel     (population 133859)
Brugge, West Flanderi     (population 116246)
Schaerbeek, Bryssel     (population 105692)
Namur, Namur     (population 105419)
Mons, Hainaut     (population 90935)

Belgium's most recent News and Stories

Belgium Tweets

From @A_FlyingWalrus on Tue Nov 21 22:46:54 EST 2017 @PTSPVP How expensive is it to live in Belgium?
From @NJ_ on Tue Nov 21 22:46:52 EST 2017 RT @mrfeelswildride: EA FUCKED UP SO BAD EVER FUCKED UP SO BAD AN ENTIRE CONTINENT FUCKED YOU? https://t.co/TyrL0Bp1hy
From @thejerbTM on Tue Nov 21 22:46:50 EST 2017 RT @galyonkin: Officials in Belgium and Hawaii said today they?ll fight loot boxes. It might mean that in the next several years monetized?
From @HURICANEMEME on Tue Nov 21 22:46:32 EST 2017 RT @pcgamer: Belgium declares that loot boxes are gambling, will seek to have them banned in Europe https://t.co/9Q3RaCJwkA https://t.co/37?
From @endhandouts on Tue Nov 21 22:46:30 EST 2017 RT @OraliaSotoRoman: Gent, Belgium. https://t.co/WtM0EcBXof
From @JAYMANX7 on Tue Nov 21 22:46:28 EST 2017 RT @GameRant: Star Wars Battlefront 2's Loot Boxes Are Gambling, Says Belgium https://t.co/R6WnkWN4Km https://t.co/2h6CBhRVl4
From @RolltoMiss on Tue Nov 21 22:46:25 EST 2017 RT @pcgamer: Belgium declares that loot boxes are gambling, will seek to have them banned in Europe https://t.co/9Q3RaCJwkA https://t.co/37?
From @awesomxme on Tue Nov 21 22:46:24 EST 2017 @EinV0lkEinReich @IdixtAmrca @Hetalia_Belgium ( .... theyre all dead tho? //wavesgoodbye
From @Putraman on Tue Nov 21 22:46:23 EST 2017 RT @pcgamer: Belgium declares that loot boxes are gambling, will seek to have them banned in Europe https://t.co/9Q3RaCJwkA https://t.co/37?
From @EVILMYERS on Tue Nov 21 22:46:17 EST 2017 RT @YongYea: Wow... things are moving faster than I anticipated. Belgium & Hawaii declared that Battlefront 2 loot boxes and similar system?
From @TetrologyReal on Tue Nov 21 22:46:02 EST 2017 RT @YongYea: Wow... things are moving faster than I anticipated. Belgium & Hawaii declared that Battlefront 2 loot boxes and similar system?
From @ManWithTheBFG on Tue Nov 21 22:45:56 EST 2017 RT @pcgamer: Belgium declares that loot boxes are gambling, will seek to have them banned in Europe https://t.co/9Q3RaCJwkA https://t.co/37?
From @tasialabastro on Tue Nov 21 22:45:56 EST 2017 RT @Dash_Reindeer: Belgium declares loot boxes to be gambling and it's only a matter of time before the laws in most countries catch up wit?