Juncker leaves hospital after surgery

By |november 22nd, 2019|Brexit, Jean-Claude Juncker, Luxembourg, News, Von der Leyen Commission|

Outgoing European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has returned home to Luxembourg after stomach surgery that kept him hospitalised for more than a week, a spokeswoman said Friday (22 November).

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Juncker’s surgery delays Luxembourg trial

By |november 1st, 2019|eavesdropping, Jean-Claude Juncker, Luxembourg, News|

A Luxembourg court was forced Thursday (31 October) to delay the next hearing in a tortuous spy scandal case after former prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker announced plans to undergo surgery. Juncker, currently president of the European Commission, wi...

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EU justice dismisses Starbucks tax ruling case, upholds Fiat

By |september 24th, 2019|Fiat, Luxembourg, Margrethe Vestager, News, Starbucks, State aid, tax ruling, The Netherlands|

EU general court ruled out Commission decision against Starbucks selective advantage in the Netherlands on Tuesday (24 September) but confirmed assessment that Fiat benefited from an unlawful tax ruling in Luxembourg.

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Brussels mulls free public transport for all

By |februar 1st, 2019|Air Pollution, Brussels, Luxembourg, News|

The new vice-president of the Belgian capital’s transport operator (STIB) has suggested rolling out free public transport for residents during the evening or on weekends. His socialist party has upped the ante and suggested it should be free every day.

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EU climate plan no-shows submit excuses instead

By |januar 15th, 2019|Claude Turmes, Greece, Luxembourg, Miguel Arias Cañete, News, Spain, Teresa Ribera|

EU nations that missed an end-of-2018 deadline to submit their draft energy and climate plans to the European Commission have started to offer up their excuses for their lateness.

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Luxembourg reprimanded over combating money laundering

By |november 12th, 2018|Luxembourg, money laundering, News|

The European Commission has reprimanded Luxembourg once again for delays in transposing European anti-money laundering rules into its legislation. EURACTIV France reports.

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Luxembourg election delivers uncertain outcome, greens score high

By |oktober 15th, 2018|elections, Greens, Jean-Claude Juncker, Luxembourg, News, Xavier Bettel|

Luxembourg voters delivered an uncertain outcome in an election on Sunday (14 October), leaving the liberal-led coalition with just enough seats to stay in government and the traditionally dominant centre-right also capable of returning to power.

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Luxembourg FM sparks Italy ire with ‘fascist’ jibe

By |september 17th, 2018|far right, Jean Asselborn, Lega Nord, Luxembourg, Matteo Salvini, News, refugee crisis|

Luxembourgish Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn drew the ire of Italy's Matteo Salvini Sunday (16 Septembre) after accusing the far-right interior minister of using "fascist" methods, in a worsening spat over immigration between the two men.

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France, Benelux to propose EU aid for Africa in return for migrant help

By |september 7th, 2018|Africa, Benelux, Charles Michel, Emmanuel Macron, EU budget 2020-2027, EU-Turkey deal, Italy, Luxembourg, Mark Rutte, News, refugee crisis, Salzburg summit, Xavier Bettel|

France and the three Benelux countries on Thursday (6 September) launched a plan to offer EU funds to African countries in return for help stemming the flow of migrants to Europe.

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Claude Turmes: ‘In Council, I will continue running the show for Europe and the planet’

By |junij 25th, 2018|Cars and CO2, Claude Turmes, Luxembourg, News|

Former MEP Claude Turmes is attending his first Environment Council meeting on Monday (25 June), days after he left the European Parliament to join the government of Luxembourg. In an interview with EURACTIV, he explains how he sees his new role and wh...

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