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Belgium
Flag of Belgium   Coat of Arms of Belgium

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General
General rank 54
Country power 512
Anthem The "Brabançonne"
Motto Strength through Unity
Capital Wallonia
Alliance P.L.U.T.O.
Demographics
Language English, Dutch, French and German
Population 183
Average level 31
Politics
President MCKitkat
Party All TOgethers
Political titles
vCP Fhaemita The Apostate
MoFA Franckie18
Governor Bobby Teuchan
MoEd Icurlybear
Economics
Currency Flag-Belgium.jpg Belgian Franc (BEF)
Minimum salary Flag-Belgium.jpg 1.00 BEF
Average salary Flag-Belgium.jpg 43.06 BEF
Food bonus 70%
Weapon bonus 0%
House bonus 0%
Aircraft bonus 0%
Military
Territories 3
Communication
Forum erepbelgium.com
IRC #eBrussels

Map of Belgium

Last update 4 July 2016

Belgium (French: Belgique, Dutch: België, German: Belgien) is a small country in Western Europe. Belgium is currently in its third era of existence, having been part of two different unions, one with the Icon-UK.png UK and one with the Icon-Netherlands.png Netherlands, called the Icon-United Netherlands.png United Netherlands. Belgium is a parliamentary democracy. It had maintained a neutral stance in the politics and wars surrounding it, until 13 October 2013 when it has declared its support for the Circle of Trust (CoT)and was a full member. Beginning of November 2013 Belgium left the alliance CoT just like most of it's members did and has since then taken a renewed a neutral stance for a while. It i currently a member of P.L.U.T.O..

Icon history.png History

Main article: History of Belgium

Belgium was among the first countries in the beginning of eRepublik. Belgium's population grew slowly before they agreed to merge with the United Kingdom in April 2008. In February 2009, 10 months after Belgium merged with the United Kingdom, two resistance wars were launched to free Belgium, the first failed but the next succeeded. It wasn't until the 21st February 2009 before Belgium became a complete independent nation.

Mittekemuis was named Queen of eBelgium on July 4, 2011 by a congress majority[1] and shortly thereafter announced the royals and other nobles of eBelgium in an article Mittekemuis Announcement

The Monarchy was reestablished in January 2014 and Critically was chosen by the eBelgian community as King and confirmed by congress First update

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Icon-social-mic-home.gif Communication and media

The main language in Belgium is English, however French, Dutch and to a lesser extent, German (as the national languages of Belgium) are also used.

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Paper-Compass.png Geography

Belgium borders the original territories of Germany, France, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Through the years, as a result of military activity, Belgium has bordered other countries too - like Poland.


Region Occupier Resources Map
Flanders Flag-Montenegro.jpg Icon - Fish.png Region-Flanders.png
Brussels Flag-Belgium.jpg Icon - Fruits.png Region-Brussels.png
Wallonia Flag-Montenegro.jpg Icon - Iron.png Region-Wallonia.png
Current Neighbours
Allied Neutral Hostile



Icon-Montenegro.png Montenegro


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Taxes

Product Work Tax Import Tax VAT
Icon - Food Q3.png Food 3% 15% 5%
Icon - Weapon Q2.png Weapon 3% 10% 1%
Icon - Aircraft.png Aircraft 3% 10% 1%
Icon - Moving ticket Q3.png Tickets 3% 3% 1%
Icon - House Q3.png Houses 3% 10% 1%
Product Work Tax Import Tax VAT
Icon - Food Raw Materials.png Food raw material 3% 35% -
Icon - Weapon Raw Materials.png Weapon raw material 3% 20% -
Icon - House Raw Materials.png House raw material 3% 5% -
Icon - Aircraft raw materials.png Aircraft raw material 3% 1% -

Belgian treasury

Information about the Belgian treasury can be found here.

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The Constitution

The constitution of Belgium can be found here: Constitution of Belgium


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Role Name Period
DED (Democratically Appointed Dictator) Jofroi March 2015 - April 2015
Olv007 April 2015 - May 2015
ThomasRed May 2015- June 2015
Alexandross June 2015 - June 2015(overthrone after a few days)
Alexandross June 2015 - July 2015
Fhaemita Malodorous August 2015 - October 2015
Franckie18 October 2015 - January 2016
Rhual January 2016 - February 2016

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Government

The Belgium Parliament (Belgisch Parlement - parlement belge)

The following table lists the current members of the Belgian cabinet:

Name Position
- Dictator(DED)
MCKitkat President
Fhaemita The Apostate Prime Minister
MCKitkat Minister of Defence
Franckie18 Minister of Foreign Affairs
Bobby Teuchan Minister of Finance
Icurlybear Minister of Education

Icon position party president.gif Political parties

The political parties of Belgium are listed below. They are the current parties of the Belgian Freedom Period, and may be subject to immediate change. Current settings of the list below are based on day 2986

Logo Party Name Initials Political Stance Party President Congress Seats Members Names of Congressmen/Congresswomen
Default party logo.gif Belgian Pirate Party BPP Far-Left, Anarchist ombrenoire 4 (15.38 %) 24 Aries Sun, Lioncoeur, J. L. Torrente, BaraBum
Party-The Belgian Dream.jpg The Belgian Dream TBD Center, Libertarian Maresal Lengas 7 (26.92 %) 20 Maresal Lengas, Bobby Teuchan, Gary McNichols, Cika Nikola96, Rhual, DAVISTAN5100, Fritz Fauschenbah
All TOgethers.jpg All TOgethers ATO Center-left, Libertarian Icurlybear 10 (38.46 %) 18 Kyrell, Icurlybear, victor 1312, tommot, SNIPER 55, ElPachuco, Alexandross, crosoldier2013, Ernest Bogdansson, Franckie18
Party-Union-Unie.jpg Democratic Socialist Party DSP Far-left, Totalitarian Fhaemita The Apostate 3 (11.54 %) 17 Konrad Neumann, Jofroi, xarcus93
Default party logo.gif eBelgium Democratic Community eBDC Center, Libertarian sahib giray han 2 (7.69 %) 7 Thorin II Oakenshield, Aleksandar Dox Markovic
Party-Res Belgica v2.jpg Res Belgica SDU - RB Center, Libertarian boer jan 0 (00 %) 3

Icon - Congress.jpg Congress

  • Due to the occupation of Belgium there is no congress at this time.
  • In the first half of March 2014 Belgium regained all it's regions before the congress election started and thereby in the first time since 5 months ago there was a full congress again.
  • To view the most recent congress election results it is recommended to look at the eRepublik Election Result Page.

26.09%

13.04%

39.13%

13.04%

8.70%


This chart is based on the last known congress election in eBelgium.

Icon military.png Military

Main article: Belgian Army
The Belgian National Army Logo

The Belgian Army has three military units:


Avatar State-owned Military Units Commander
Belgian National Army.jpg Belgian National Army El1teBE
Bca.jpg Belgian Civilian Army thrasos1996


Icon-pact.gif Alliances

Through it's history and mainly through the wars with France and United Kingdom, Belgium has signed Mutual Protection Pacts (MPPs) with countries, members of ONE, mainly to defend its regions. The Belgian Congress approved recently the Charter of CoT and Belgium became a full member of Circle of Trust alliance in 10/13/2012 [2]. Beginning of November 2013 Belgium left the alliance CoT just like most of it's members did and has since then taken a renewed neutral stance again. Since early 2014 the government decided to take a pro-Sirius stance.

On November 30th 2015 (Day 2932 of the New World) P.L.U.T.O. was founded by Icon-Belgium.png Belgium, Icon-Spain.png Spain and Icon-United Kingdom.png United Kingdom[3]. MCKitkat became it's first leader

Mutual protection pacts of Belgium

Belgium has mutual protection pacts with the following countries:

This country doesn't have any alliances at the moment.


Embargo list

This country doesn't have any trading embargoes at the moment.


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