Luxembourg Newswire (Page 13)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Luxembourg. (Page 13)

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  1. Commission chief Juncker calls for EU armyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | The Peninsula

    ... the bloc's 28 member states. "Such an army would help us design a common foreign and security policy," the former Luxembourg prime minister said, but added that the force should not challenge NATO's defence role. "Europe's image has suffered ...

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  2. But what if I don't like undemocratic EU-imposed austerityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Link

    ... Greece, need radical change. The President of the EU Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has been at the centre of Luxembourg's "tax controversy". He has faced questioning over corporate tax evasion schemes involving multinationals like Amazon, which ...

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  3. France pledges 8.0 billion euros to Juncker growth planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | The Peninsula

    France will commit 8.0 billion euros as part of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's plan to boost economic growth, President Francois Hollande said on Friday. "To create an effect of leverage, the Juncker plan must attract other contributions -- public contributions and private contributions -- and I have announced that France, through the Caisse des depots and the Public Investment Bank, will put in eight billion euros," Hollande said on a visit to Luxembourg.

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  4. SES Signs a Contract with Arianespace For SES-15 And Airbus Defence and Space For SES-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | AndhraNews

    ... on 16 February. The signing ceremony for the two contracts was held at the headquarters of SES in Betzdorf in Luxembourg, under the high patronage of Franois Hollande, President of the French Republic, His Royal Highness the Grand Duke Henri of ...

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  5. France pledges 8bn euros to Juncker growth planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    France will commit 8 billion euros as part of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's plan to boost economic growth, President Francois Hollande said. French president Francois Hollande looks on during a statement with the prime minister of Luxembourg, as part of an official visit in Luxemburg on March 6, 2015.

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  6. France's Hollande presses Luxembourg on tax avoidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | West Australian

    French President Francois Hollande urged Luxembourg on Friday to "go as far as possible" in tackling tax avoidance in the wake of the Luxleaks scandal. Investigative journalists last year found top international companies including Disney, Microsoft and Heinz benefiting from sweetheart tax deals with Luxembourg.

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  7. Dgap-NVR: Gagfah S.a.: Release according to Article 26a of the WpHG...Read the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... ----------------- Language: English Company: GAGFAH S.A. 2-4, rue Beck 1222 Luxemburg Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Internet: www.gagfah.com End of Announcement DGAP News-Service

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  8. Survey: Minimum wages uneven in EURead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    New EU data shows that there are huge differences in the minimum wage workers receive, depending on the countries in which they're employed. A worker in Luxembourg who receives the monthly minimum wage 1,923, the highest amount in the EU, gets 90% more than the same worker in Bulgaria , the country which has the lowest minimum wage in the EU, according to Eurostat, the statistical office of the EU.

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  9. Poland not keen on quick rescue of emissions trading schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... on coal have been lobbying intensely to have the system begin in 2017. Environment ministers in Denmark, Germany, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Sweden, and UK urged for the earlier date in a joint letter. The market mechanism, once ...

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  10. "the platform on which Syriza won the recent general...Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... Berlaymont building in Brussels, home of the European Commission, officials point to a maxim set out years ago by Luxembourg's long-serving prime minister, Jean-Claude Juncker: "We all know what to do, but we don't know how to get re-elected once we ...

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  11. Dgap-News: Gagfah S.a. to Announce Full Year 2014 Earnings on March 3, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    News: GAGFAH S.A. / Key word : Miscellaneous GAGFAH S.A. to Announce Full Year 2014 Earnings on March 3, 2015 24.02.2015 / 11:59 Press Release: February 24, 2015 GAGFAH S.A. 2-4, rue Beck L-1222 Luxembourg ISIN: LU0269583422, LU1152862774 Frankfurt Stock Exchange Regulated Market GAGFAH S.A. to Announce Full Year 2014 Earnings on March 3, 2015 Luxembourg, February 24, 2015 - GAGFAH S.A. will release its financial results for the full year 2014 on March 3, 2015, at around 07:00 A.M. Luxembourg time. The management will host an earnings call on the same day at 12:00 noon Luxembourg time.

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  12. A quiet man who made big trouble for LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... auditor" who copied some tax files. Now he may face jail after those documents helped send a shock wave through Luxembourg that is reverberating across the European Union. Deltour became disillusioned with what he saw in his auditing job at ...

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  13. EU investment plan to 'run into vacuum' if no national reforms madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... another 300-500 staff to be hired to sift through the more "granular and risky" projects up for funding. The Luxembourg-based bank currently has 2,000 employees, a "lean structure", said Hoyer, compared to the World Bank, which has 18,000. If public ...

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  14. The Quiet Man Who Made Big Trouble for Little LuxembourgRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Deltour became disillusioned with what he saw in his auditing job at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Luxembourg and in 2010 decided to quit. On the way out, he took along a copy of an internal folder containing hundreds of confidential tax agreements between the Grand Duchy and multinational companies.

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  15. EU's Juncker rules out a GrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Watersblogged

    European Commission President Luxembourg Jean-Claude Juncker arrives to address the European Parliament to present a plan on growth, jobs and investment, in Strasbourg, November 26, 2014. In an interview in WirtschaftsWoche , European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said he expected Greece to stay in the euro.

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  16. Grey technocrat, colorful outsider at center of Greek dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | EKathimerini

    ... financing, with all the terrible consequences that could entail. With a A'GrexitA' looming, Juncker, the former Luxembourg premier and veteran of all things Brussels, sprang into action, trying to get Tsipras, Dijsselbloem and others on the same ...

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  17. EU's Juncker rules out a GrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    European Commission President Luxembourg Jean-Claude Juncker arrives to address the European Parliament to present a plan on growth, jobs and investment, in Strasbourg, November 26, 2014. In an interview in WirtschaftsWoche , European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said he expected Greece to stay in the euro.

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  18. HSBC offices raided as tax scandal deepensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... multi-national corporations were able to minimise their tax liabilities by striking 'sweetheart deals' with the Luxembourg government, then headed by recently elected European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. In response to the revelations, ...

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  19. Call for 'greater' Ukraine roleRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... an out-of-court settlement." The European Union has itself witnessed a transition in its leadership, with veteran Luxembourg leader Jean-Claude Juncker taking over as President of the European Commission - the union's top executive arm - in ...

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  20. EU promises tax transparency laws amid HSBC furoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    ... accused hundreds of major corporations, including Pepsi, IKEA and FedEx of securing secret tax deals with Luxembourg when he was prime minister and finance minister of the state, saving them billions of dollars in global taxes. Jean-Claude Juncker ...

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