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Belgium Civil Law and Procedure

Belgium Civil Law and Procedure

Civil law. – According to usprivateschoolsfinder, Belgium has kept the Napoleon Code, which has undergone less radical changes than in France itself. However, if the work of the Belgian legislator can be reproached for its lack of daring, it must be recognized that it has generally proved to be very solid. As regards nationality, the laws of May 15, 1922 and October 15, 1932 remain faithful to the principle of ius sanguinis, except for the children of unknown persons and save…

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Belgium Architecture and Music

Belgium Architecture and Music

ARCHITECTURE At the end of the 19th century, King Leopold II gave impetus to Belgian architecture and had grandiose public buildings built by the architects A. Balat, J. Poelaert and H. Beyaert. The art nouveau tendencies were originally expressed at the beginning of the 20th century. by V. Horta and P. Hankar, and by H. van de Velde who, in a more complex approach to architecture and design, was among the first proponents of functionalism. After the First World War,…

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Belgium Guide

Belgium Guide

Country data Location: Europe Time zone: CET Total area: 30,528 km² Land area: 30,278 km² Water area: 250 km² Length of the state border: 1,297 km Bordering countries: Germany: 133 km France: 556 km Luxembourg: 130 km Netherlands: 478 km Coastline: 66 km Capital: Brussels Electric current: 220 V / 50 Hz Telephone code: 00 32 (Source: Allcitycodes) Highest point: Signal de Botrange 694 m Population Population: approx. 10.4 million residents (Countryaah, 2021) Population growth: 0% per year Population density…

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