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Luxembourg is to get its own Central Park after plans to transform a car park on rue de Hollerich were approved. According to Delano's sister magazine Archiduc, the park project forms part of a 35 acre site beside the Imprimerie Centrale, where ...
He was followed by former LSAP health minister and current president of parliament Mars di Bartolomeo (72%), prime minister Xavier Bettel (DP, 70%), Luxembourg city mayor Lydie Polfer (DP, 64) and CSV parliamentary group leader Claude Wiseler (62%).
On Sunday, the Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg celebrated the closing of the Octave in Luxembourg City. In the morning, Their Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa attended a pontifical mass at the Notre-Dame Cathedral.
Voter confidence in Luxembourg's government has risen over the past six months but levels still remain lower than when the coalition first came into power.
Luxembourg's financial sector watchdog, the CSSF, has published a circular, providing detailed regulation about the outsourcing of cloud computing infrastructure services.
Yet another specialty carrier selects Luxembourg Liberty Specialty markets (LSM) is considering Luxembourg as its post-Brexit EU hub, according to reports.
Luxembourg was also recently selected by US giant AIG as its post-Brexit EU base. But the Grand Duchy narrowly missed out to the Lloyd's of London corporation, which selected Brussels.
Little Luxembourg is luring firms on the lookout for a post-Brexit foothold in the European Union, from JPMorgan to insurance giant AIG.
On Thursday, she along with Prince Guillaume, culture minister Xavier Bettel and Film Fund Director Guy Daleiden, visited the Luxembourg pavilion where they met with people from the country's audiovisual sector, including French actress Julie Gayet.
These are: InTech, LuxTrust, Telindus, Snapswap, Scorechain, KYC3, Bitbank, Grant Thornton - Abax Consulting, Deloitte, KPMG and Allen & Overy.
Luxembourg's stock exchange on Thursday extended the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX) platform to open a new space dedicated to social and ...
Recently relegated Middlesbrough have announced the signing of Enes Mahmutovic from CS Fola Esch. The 19-year-old is a Luxembourg international, having.
The event was organised by the Benelux office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS), in collaboration with the Azerbaijani Embassy to Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and the EU. It was attended by around well over100 members of the ...
According to forecasts published this month, Luxembourg is the fifth best student in the class as it is expected to report a 3.8% drop in emissions from 2015 to 2016, contributing 0.3% of the EU's emissions.
The University of Luxembourg ranks 5th in the percentage of international students in a global ranking, according to the Times Higher education.
Having received confirmation from the Luxembourg embassy in Tokyo, Lynn is already scoping the vicinity where she will be living and illustrating for two months starting 1 May 2018.
Luxembourg's finance minister Pierre Gramegna said on 18 May that informal meetings with British ministers are common practice.
EU civil servants look set to get a parliamentary hearing on how much they are charged by medical providers in Luxembourg. Pictured: An X-ray of a broken arm is seen in London on 19 January 2004.
IBBL (Integrated BioBank of Luxembourg) is pleased to publish today its new digital annual report. "2016 In Review" looks back into the year 2016 in a refreshing way and highlights IBBL's key achievements.
The third date will be 16 June 2017, the launch of the Ramborn Cider Haff [a centre devoted to Luxembourg apples and cider making].
The Minister of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union David Jones was in Luxembourg to meet with the nation's leaders, including finance minister Pierre Gramegna.
The attack started in Luxembourg on Friday 12 May, so people may only find a suspicious e-mail in their inbox when they return to work on Monday 15 May.
Saturday's bazaar was preceded by a formal gala on Friday, which was attended by NGO partners as well as Luxembourg City mayor Lydie Polfer and development cooperation minister Romain Schneider.
New potatoes are in season in May in Luxembourg--perfect timing for Indian expat and personal stylist Neha Bhandari to share her family recipe.
Because the neighbourhood street party coincides with the night marathon in Luxembourg City, the city council has decided to move it to the weekend of 9-11 June.
Luxembourg is renowned for many things: as a global financial hub and as a founding member of the European Union. It is also the only country in the world that has a dedicated team and framework capability to install satellite communications when ...
The Luxembourg federation of authors and composers (FLAC) have published an open letter blasting the culture minister's commissioning of a song written by a computer program that uses artificial intelligence during the official national day ceremony on ...
Over the past four years, 644 Syrians (excluding those flown in under the EU emergency relocation programmes) who made their way to Luxembourg have received international protection or subsidiary protection in Luxembourg. This movement has led to the ...
A major digital identity firm backed by the government of Luxembourg is building a new platform alongside US startup Cambridge Blockchain.
Born in Addis Ababa, educated in the United States and relatively recently arrived in the grand duchy, Galila founded the Habesha Association for Ethiopian and Eritrean refugees in Luxembourg in June 2016. With 27 members, from both countries, it is ...
The FSB, chaired by Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, is in talks with Luxembourg in a bid to secure the country's participation next year, people familiar with the matter said.
More insurers will pick Luxembourg as the location for their post-Brexit European Union hub, the chief executive of the country's trade promotion body has said, adding that the fight to woo business is not a game of Pokemon where you "need to catch ...
Kate was joined by Princess Stephanie, from the Luxembourg royal family, as she began her day with a visit to the the capital city's museum of modern art, Mudam.
Accompanied by Prince Guillaume and Princess Stephanie, the heir to the Luxembourg throne and his wife, Kate walked the few dozen yards from the Grand Ducal Palace to the museum with Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and his husband Gauthier Destenay.
Princess Kate was greeted by cheering fans today in Luxembourg on her second solo royal tour. Kate, 35, in a pale blue coat by designer Emilia Wickstead, attended commemorations marking the 150th anniversary of the Treaty of London, which ratified ...
Today will see the Duchess of Cambridge head to Luxembourg on her second official solo visit to an overseas country on behalf of the British government.
Luxembourg statistics office Statec reported that 22,888 people arrived in the country, down 3.8% on the year before, and 13,442 left, up 6.3%.
Thursday marked the tenth edition of the Golden-i awards in Luxembourg. The award ceremony, which was organised by IT Nation, was hosted at the Maison du savoir in Belval.
Farsi speakers will have a helping hand in learning local languages thanks to the launch of the first Farsi-French-Luxembourgish dictionary.
"I have UK citizens living in my country, they are more than welcome to stay here", Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said in a CNN interview, adding: "But they don't know what will be their future in the EU.
Kathmandu: Ambassador of Nepal to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Lok Bahadur Thapa, presented his Letters of Credence to His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg amidst an official ceremony held at the Grand Ducal Palace in ...
Luxembourg is in talks with a wide range of financial firms looking to relocate out of London as Britain leaves the European Union, but it will not offer sweeteners to undercut rival centers, finance Minister Pierre Gramegna said on Thursday.
Dezeen promotion: applications are now open for the University of Luxembourg's 2017 Architecture, European Urbanisation and globalisation masters, which will offer an unorthodox approach to studying architecture.
I have to say that unfortunately, the representatives of the Luxembourg state are rather active and voice their opinions in a rather direct fashion.
If you would like your children to improve their languages over the summer, a number of language camps are offered in Luxembourg. Berlitz offers camps for teenagers and younger children in French (Lultzhausen), English (Echternach) and German ...
Speaking at a Luxembourg Poland Business Chamber event on Thursday, economy minister Etienne Schneider said: "First of all he didn't know what Luxembourg was or where it was. And he wasn't really interested in working with us." Schneider said Rifkin ...
The grand duchy's finance minister, Pierre Gramegna, said during a conference on 4 May that financial firms relocating from London on Brexit would not receive any special favours from Luxembourg authorities. Gremegna is pictured here during a plenary ...
Lydie Polfer, mayor of Luxembourg City, said this week that relatively few of the capital's foreign residents have signed up to vote in this autumn's council elections.
The impending breakaway of what's expected to be one of the world's largest icebergs has moved a significant step closer, it's been claimed.






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