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  1. [Ticker] Bettel set to stay in power in Luxembourg after electionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EUobserver

    Luxembourg's liberal prime minster Xavier Bettel's three-party coalition government won just enough seats to stay in power following Sunday's general elections. The Christian Social People's Party , led for 19 years by EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, remained the biggest party with 28 percent support but lost two seats in parliament.

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  2. Luxembourg election delivers uncertain outcome, greens score highRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | EurActiv.com

    A handout photo made available by Luxembourg's government shows Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and his husband Gauthier Destenay casting their vote for the legislative elections in Luxembourg, 14 October 2018. [Handout photo/EPA/EFE] Luxembourg voters delivered an uncertain outcome in an election on Sunday , 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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  3. Brexit talks provide stage for Barnier's second actRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    ... president of the EU Commission. But his own French conservative party failed to swing behind him, and former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker got the job instead. Isolated in Brussels, Barnier later hoped to return to his homeland of Savoie in ...

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  4. Luxembourg election delivers uncertain outcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Luxembourg voters delivered an uncertain outcome in an election on Sunday, 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. FILE PHOTO: Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel talks to the media as he arrives for the informal meeting of European Union leaders ahead of the EU summit, in Salzburg, Austria, September 19, 2018.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Centre-right seen restoring its rule in Luxembourg voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reuters

    The center-right is expected to return to power in Luxembourg after a rare five years in opposition when voters elect a new parliament on Sunday. Opinions polls indicate that the Christian Social People's Party - which was led for 19 years by EU chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker - will end Xavier Bettel's five years as prime minister of a liberal coalition.

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  6. Luxembourg votes with liberal PM's job in the balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of India

    The small Grand Duchy has an electorate of just 256,000 choosing 60 deputies, but eight parties are in the race and the next government will likely result from coalition talks. LUXEMBOURG: Luxembourg voters went to the polls on Sunday in a legislative election that will decide the fate of liberal Prime Minister Xavier Bettel 's five-year-old government.

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  7. Deputy PM Salvini says Juncker should stop insulting ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Reuters

    ... scribing EU commissioners as "cold, bunkerised monsters". Salvini responded hours later: "Think of your tax haven Luxembourg and stop insulting the Italians and their legitimate government," he said in a statement.

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  8. [Ticker] Luxembourg election could see comeback for Juncker's partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | EUobserver

    Luxembourgers go to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary elections that could see the return to power of the Christian Democrats and lead to the departure of the liberal prime minister, Xavier Bettel, who ousted Jean-Claude Juncker in 2013 by forming a three-party coalition with Social Democrats and Greens.

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  9. EU lawmakers support 55% emission cuts as IPCC spectre lurksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | EurActiv.com

    ... the bloc will "de facto" emit 45% less and was reportedly keen to push for a formal increase at the Council's Luxembourg meeting. But that did not transpire and a Commission spokesperson told EURACTIV that the idea was never actually put on the ...

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  10. UK, Ireland suggest Brexit talks will go to NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... an still reach a deal," he said. On Friday, the EU ambassadors from the 27 non-British member states will meet in Luxembourg to discuss Brexit in the run-up to the summit, a diplomatic source said.

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  11. Press freedom has limits': top EU official slams UK newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 6 | South China Morning Post

    ... the second world war. Joseph Juncker, who died in 2016, fought in the German Wehrmacht after Germany invaded Luxembourg and he has been accused by British newspapers of being a sympathiser of Adolf Hitler's government. The commission president was ...

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  12. Juncker raises spectre of new Balkans warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | EurActiv.com

    ... d independence from Serbia in 2008, but which Belgrade still refuses to recognise. The former Prime Minister of Luxembourg started his term as head of the EU executive announcing that there would be no future enlargement of the Union under his watch.

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  13. Venture capital with a difference: targeting Africa's 'missing middle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | EurActiv.com

    ... or not Jean-Claude Juncker's plans for a "partnership of equals" with Africa becomes reality any time soon, the Luxembourg-based European Investment Bank will have an ever-increasing role in the continent. Along with the European Investment Bank's ...

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  14. Search Juncker 'wobbly' on web - SalviniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | ANSA.it

    Rome, October 3 - Interior Minister and Deputy Premier Matteo Salvini continued to attack European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday following his criticism of Italy's budget plans. "This gentleman is the head of government of 500 million Europeans, a gentleman who comes from a tax haven like Luxembourg," Salvini told Mediaset television.

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  15. Athens and LuxembourgRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | TrekEarth

    Athens and Luxembourg Luxembourg is one of the de facto capitals of the European Union , as it is the seat of several institutions, agencies and bodies of the European Union, including the European Court of Justice, the European Court of Auditors, the Secretariat of the European Parliament, the European Investment Bank, the European Investment Fund, and the European Stability Mechanism. Bonjour, cher Costantino, Bien vu cette juxtaposition du panneau publicitaire et la vue annexe.

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  16. EC ready to apply Pact rules-DombrovskisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | ANSA.it

    Luxembourg, October 2 - European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis said Tuesday that Italy could face EU sanctions if it goes through with plans to have a budget deficit of 2.4% next year. "The Commission introduced a communication on the use of flexibility and Italy is the country that has most benefited," Dombrovskis said when asked to clarify Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's comments on Rome's budget plans.

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  17. The Brief - Scrapping StrasbourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | EurActiv.com

    ... in 2016 to adopt a new budget in Brussels, despite the rules saying it should be done in Strasbourg. France and Luxembourg filed the case on the grounds that the EU treaty says 12 monthly sessions and the annual budget session should be held in ...

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  18. Public offering for subscription to a maximum of 987,774 New Shares...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Real Estate SCA invests in high quality and well-located retail and office buildings in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, in Belgium and in Austria. At the date of this press release the total fair value of the directly held real estate portfolio of ...

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  19. Defiant Italy Says No Turning Back on Budget Despite EU 'Threats'Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | US News & World Report

    ... EU after Greece's. The government says the debt will fall as the expansionary budget spurs economic growth. In Luxembourg, the Commission's Vice President for the euro Valdis Dombrovskis said it was open to dialogue and hoped Italy would bring the ...

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  20. Juncker raps Italy for putting euro at risk, Di Maio denounces fiscal 'terrorism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | EurActiv.com

    ... with the Stability and Growth Pact," he told reporters before a meeting of euro zone finance ministers in Luxembourg, repeating what he said on Friday at a conference in Riga. Italy's government on 27 September targeted the budget deficit at 2.4% of ...

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