New Year’s Day - Traditional Day - Easter - Eastern Monday or Dyngus Day - Worker’s Day - Ascension of Jesus - Whit Monday - Eid ul-Fitr - Independence Day - Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Eid al-Adha - Armed Forces Day - All Saints Day - National Day - Mauloud (Birth of the Prophet) - Christmas Day
The standard workweek is 40 hours over six days.
Female employees receive 14 weeks of fully paid leave. Paternity leave is usually three days of paid leave.
Employees receive two working days of leave per month.
Employees receive between one and three month of sick leave.
Bonuses often include the 13th or 14th month pay approach.
The notice period is between one and three months. Severance generally between 30% and 40% of salary.
Belgium provides subsidized health care. Private insurance is also available.
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