Luxembourg Newswire

Luxembourg Newswire

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  1. More Italian border controls at BrennerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ANSA.it

    ... for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini, asking that the issue be discussed at a foreign ministers' summit in Luxembourg on September 4-5. Those attacking Brussels for what it intends to do on immigration should look at the Agenda presented in May, ...

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  2. 3Europe had a dream of a land without borders. Now that dream may be turning to dust.Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    You can always rely on European bureaucrats to give something a dull and dry name. The Schengen agreement, as the plan to do away with Europe's shared border controls later became known, was named after the small town in Luxembourg near where a handful of European nations met on a riverboat in 1985.

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  3. Tax scandal probe hit by setback as EU refuses to hand over documents to MEPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    ... when journalists released 28,000 confidential documents on around 500 private tax arrangements between the Luxembourg tax administration and more than 300 multinational corporations. The Luxembourg rulings allowed the firms to pay very little tax ...

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  4. Europe squabbles over angry migrant masses at its doorstep (World) (2 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Standard

    ... expert based in Paris, told AFP. Since its creation in 1995, the Schengen area - named after a border town in Luxembourg - has abolished passport controls for travel between 22 of the EU's 28 countries, plus non-EU Norway, Switzerland, Iceland and ...

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  5. Regions push for better access to Juncker PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    ... EU," Markkula said, calling for more assistance to help local authorities apply for EFSI money. Deputy mayor of Luxembourg city Simone Beissel told EurActiv the lighter EFSI application process will make it easier for companies to access funds. ...

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  6. Europe had a dream of a land without borders. Now that dream may be turning to dust.Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    You can always rely on European bureaucrats to give something a dull and dry name. The Schengen agreement, as the plan to do away with Europe's shared border controls later became known, was named after the small town in Luxembourg near where a handful of European nations met on a riverboat in 1985.

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  7. EU court actions on asylum to multiplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | EUobserver

    The number of member states threatened with court action on how they apply EU asylum rules is likely to increase. The Brussels executive earlier this week sent letters warning member states to comply with the rules or risk facing a panel of judges at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg.

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  8. Extraordinary EU meeting called to cope with migration crisisRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Xinhuanet

    European solidarity is set to be put to the test as an extraordinary ministerial meeting on migration is to be convened on Sept. 14. European Council President Donald Tusk on Monday said the Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the European Union called an emergency meeting of home affairs ministers to strengthen the European response in dealing with the migration challenge.

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  9. Bettel: What is best for the UK is not always best for the EURead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | EurActiv.com

    In a candid interview with EurActiv, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel says he is not prepared to give anything to the UK, even though he agrees with David Cameron that we need a more efficient EU. Xavier Bettel succeeded Jean-Claude Juncker as premier of Luxembourg in December 2013.

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  10. Bettel: EU, Russia play a lose-lose game on UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | EurActiv.com

    EXCLUSIVE / In the wake of repeated international calls for a ceasefire in Eastern Ukraine, Europe and Russia must abide by the Minsk accord, Luxembourg prime minister Xavier Bettel told EurActiv in an exclusive interview. On Saturday, the leaders of Germany, France and Russia held a phone conversation in which they backed a joint announcement made by Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists last week, that a ceasefire would be reinstated on 1 September.

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  11. [Agenda] Migration tops Eu agenda this WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | EUobserver

    ... also be discussed by member states.

 On Wednesday and Thursday, EU defence ministers will be in Luxembourg for an informal meeting. Nato support is on the table, and the alliance's secretary general Jens Stoltenberg will attend the ...

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  12. Commercial Strategy and Artistic Ethos Combined: Welcome to the Next-Generation Stock Art WebsiteRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | PR.com

    ... stock illustrations and graphics. Unique royalty-free licensing agreements makes reusing images hassle free. Luxembourg, Luxembourg, August 27, 2015 --( PR.com )-- Following years of thoughtful development, Fire Stock Art is launching its first ...

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  13. Balmoral International Group Review: Luxembourg's Shopping CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Daily Kos

    Now this is what many girls would like to visit. If you think Luxembourg is a place imprisoned only by history, culture and tradition, think again.

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  14. Newport duo named in Wales U21 squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    NEWPORT'S Lee Evans and Ellis Harrison have both been named in the Wales under-21 squad to take on Luxembourg next month. Geraint Williams side play the UEFA Under 21 Championship Group Five qualifying match on Friday, September 4, at the Esch Sur Alzette Stadium.

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  15. Experience Fire Stock Art: the specialist Stock Art Platform for CreativesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PR-inside.com

    Luxembourg : Fire Stock Art carved out a niche for its database of artistic stock art when it launched in May 2015, and has been growing in artist capacity and page visits ever since. Based in its Luxembourg HQ, operators have brought their e-commerce background to the agency's business model, resulting in a dynamic and flexible approach to the business of sharing images around the world.

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  16. Europe's summer crisis - desperate refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... against anti-EU nationalists. No slouch himself at pushing national interests when as prime minister he defended Luxembourg's low taxes from charges of unfair competition, Juncker shrugs off attacks by the likes of the UK Independence Party and ...

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  17. Newport duo named in Wales U21 squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Freepressseries.co.uk

    NEWPORT'S Lee Evans and Ellis Harrison have both been named in the Wales under-21 squad to take on Luxembourg next month. Geraint Williams side play the UEFA Under 21 Championship Group Five qualifying match on Friday, September 4, at the Esch Sur Alzette Stadium.

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  18. Euro Area Agrees on 86 Billion-Euro Bailout Deal for GreeceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Bloomberg

    ... arrears clearance and the build-up of cash buffers, debt servicing, and banking sector recapitalization, the Luxembourg-based ESM said. The amount of ESM assistance will depend on the IMF's contribution, on when Greece can again tap financial ...

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  19. ANALYSIS-Summer crisis tests Europe's new nationalismsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | AlertNet

    ... against anti-EU nationalists. No slouch himself at pushing national interests when as prime minister he defended Luxembourg's low taxes from charges of unfair competition, Juncker shrugs off attacks by the likes of the UK Independence Party and ...

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  20. SES Techcom Services and POST Telecom Partner to Develop Smart Cloud-Based ICT SolutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | AndhraNews

    SES Techcom Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of leading satellite operator SES, and POST Telecom, a leading specialist in Information and Communications Technology solutions and a subsidiary of POST Luxembourg, today announced that they have entered a new partnership to develop and introduce smart cloud-based ICT solutions worldwide. Jean-Marie Spaus, Managing Director of POST Telecom and Gerhard Bethscheider, Managing Director of SES Techcom Services.

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