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Influence of English is fading, says EU chief Juncker

Influence of English is fading, says EU chief Juncker

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, who hails from Luxembourg, speaks several European languages fluently.

Week-long celebrations to mark Yoga day in Belgium, Luxembourg

Week-long celebrations will be held in Belgium, Luxembourg and prominent European Union institutions to mark the third edition of International Yoga Day on June 19, the organisers said here on Tuesday.

Tearful Gilles Muller wins Sydney International for first ATP Tour title

Tearful Gilles Muller wins Sydney International for first ATP Tour title

The 33-year-old left-hander from Luxembourg had lost all five of his previous tour finals.

UK cannot `have cake and eat it` on Brexit: Luxembourg PM

UK cannot `have cake and eat it` on Brexit: Luxembourg PM

Luxembourg Prime Minister also ruled out any transitional Brexit deal with the European Union to soften the impact of Britain`s departure.

"Not on the same page": Brexit poses threat to British universities

Britain`s vote to leave the European Union has left the country`s universities with a problem to solve.

Secret cameras in women's changing rooms at EU bank in Luxembourg!

The European Investment Bank has suspended an employee for allegedly installing secret cameras in the female changing rooms, sources close to the bank said Thursday.

Luxembourg offers cash to help close ageing French nuke plant

Luxembourg offered on Monday to chip in financing to close an ageing French nuclear power plant near its border, saying the tiny nation could be obliterated if the station malfunctioned.

Founding members say European Union is in bad shape

Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg pledged to pursue "ever closer union" at a meeting in Rome.

Coach Del Bosque coy on future after Spain seal Euro qualification

Coach Del Bosque coy on future after Spain seal Euro qualification

Spain coach Vicente del Bosque has refused to confirm his role after next year's European Championships.

Santi Cazorla, Paco Alcacer seal Spain's place at Euros

Santi Cazorla, Paco Alcacer seal Spain's place at Euros

Defending champions Spain secured their place in next year's European Championships in France with a 4-0 win over minnows Luxembourg thanks to doubles from Santi Cazorla and Paco Alcacer.

European Union won't close its borders for refugees

 

Ankara: The European Union (EU) will not close its borders for refugees, Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn of Luxembourg, which also holds the EU presidency, has said.

EU to hold emergency meeting on refugee issue

European Union (EU) interior ministers will hold an emergency meeting on September 22 to cope with refugee crisis, officials said.

Luxembourg warns Germany of catastrophe if it pushes for Grexit

Luxembourg`s foreign minister has made an impassioned plea for Germany to avoid a Greek exit from the euro, warning Berlin of a catastrophic schism with France if it pushes for Athens to leave the currency union.

HSBC, JPMorgan may move parts of businesses to Luxembourg: Report

The banks are also considering the tougher rules imposed by the European Union for conducting business outside of the eurozone, the Times said.

EU may probe McDonald`s tax deal with Luxembourg: Official

The EU may probe sweetheart tax deals that US fast food icon McDonald`s allegedly agreed with Luxembourg, the bloc`s competition chief said Tuesday, adding to a growing list of suspects.

Luxembourg diplomat seeks investments from India Inc

In a bid to attract investments into Luxembourg, once seen as a "tax haven", its ambassador Wednesday assured industrialists and investors that his government "does not encourage money laundering."

Switzerland, Luxembourg plan to join China-led development bank

Switzerland and Luxembourg are planning to join the Beijing-backed development bank AIIB, China`s finance ministry said, the latest European nations to sign up to the multilateral lender which has drawn scepticism from the United States.

Black money: Luxembourg offers to send financial experts team

Luxembourg, one of the biggest routes for investments into India, today offered to send a team of experts here to brief the government on measures taken by it to curb illegal financial transactions.

Second French suspect charged over Luxleaks tax probe

A second French suspect was charged Friday with theft and money-laundering in ongoing investigations into the leaking of secret tax avoidance deals between Luxembourg and multinational companies, a scandal dubbed Luxleaks.

EU's Juncker on defensive as new 'LuxLeaks' drag in Disney

EU Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker was back under the spotlight Wednesday after new revelations showed Disney, Microsoft and Koch Industries got bumper tax deals from Luxembourg when he was prime minister.