Luxembourg Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. MEPs grill Juncker over LuxLeaks: 'You turned from Saul to Paul'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2017 | EurActiv.com

    European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker admitted on Tuesday that he overlooked certain effects of Luxembourg's tax policy during his tenure as prime minister of the tiny member state. Juncker was thrust into the world spotlight in late 2014 when his native EU duchy was singled out in the LuxLeaks scandal as a tax haven for dozens of multinationals, including Ikea and Pepsi.

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  2. China vows to adhere to Paris climate dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    China will "steadfastly" implement the Paris climate pact, Premier Li Keqiang said Thursday, urging others to do likewise as US President Donald Trump was due to announce whether he will keep Washington in the deal.The European Union's top climate change official, Miguel Arias Canente, said in a statement that Trump's decision to leave the Paris accord made it "a sad day for the global community", adding that the bloc "deeply regrets the unilateral decision".The joint statement, the first between the China and the European Union, will commit to cutting back on fossil fuels, developing more green technology and helping raise $100 billion a year by 2020 to help poorer countries cut their emissions.On Thursday, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, who was Luxembourg's prime minister, told POLITICO that "A Luxembourger is not afraid of an American", referring to Trump."

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  3. Juncker Warning on Climate Treaty Recalls Meddling on U.S. Guns and SovereigntyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | AmmoLand

    "Ahead of President Donald Trump's announcement on whether the U.S. will pull out of the Paris climate deal, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker warned that leaving the agreement would be a slow process, taking up to three or four years," Politico reported Thursday . "It's not possible that one leaves this climate agreement overnight, as some people in the United States think," Juncker declared.

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  4. The Truth Goes Marching OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | American Thinker

    ... Paris and Berlin. Herr Dr. Jean-Claude Juncker, one of the talking heads of the EU who actually "represents" tiny Luxembourg, gave the game away when he explained how the EU had to carve European nations into phony districts that have no historical ...

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  5. BRIEF-Avanza: number of customers increases by 56,300 during 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Reuters

    ... Ratings (IDR) to 'A' from 'A-'. The Outlooks are Stable. Both companies are domiciled in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and are ultimately owned by Credit Agricole's (CA; A+/Stable) 39 regional banks. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating action follows ...

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  6. BRIEF-Alior Bank recommends no dividend payment for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Reuters

    ... Ratings (IDR) to 'A' from 'A-'. The Outlooks are Stable. Both companies are domiciled in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and are ultimately owned by Credit Agricole's (CA; A+/Stable) 39 regional banks. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating action follows ...

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  7. BRIEF-ABN Amro and European Investment Bank sign 250 million euros for SMEsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Reuters

    ... Ratings (IDR) to 'A' from 'A-'. The Outlooks are Stable. Both companies are domiciled in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and are ultimately owned by Credit Agricole's (CA; A+/Stable) 39 regional banks. KEY RATING DRIVERS The rating action follows ...

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  8. [Investigation] The discreet banker of Africa developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | EUobserver

    There is a cold wind whistling a tune through the flagpoles that stand at the entrance of the headquarters of the European Investment Bank . Accompanied by the quiet humming rhythms of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg's traffic, the glass building does its best to look unassuming.

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  9. Paradise Lost Announce Europe/U.K. Tour With Pallbearer And Sinistro [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Paradise Lost have officially revealed their tour plans for this fall, which will see the band playing shows around Europe/UK. Paradise Lost have officially revealed their tour plans for this fall, which will see the band playing shows around Europe/UK.

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  10. Next To None Launch Video for New Single 'The Apple'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rising young metallers Next To None recently announced the release of their forthcoming second album 'Phases' through InsideOutMusic in Europe and EMP Label Group in North America on July 7, 2017. This comes off the back of the band's first ever European tour alongside label-mates Haken, as well as forthcoming dates supporting Mike Portnoy's much anticipated Shattered Fortress show.

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  11. John Edward: Anti-EU rhetoric makes Scotland look smallRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Scotsman.com

    ... country was occupied and whose father was conscripted at gunpoint into the Wehrmacht - as were many of the men of Luxembourg - as a collaborator or puppet. Why, in a small, proud country like Scotland, do we hear jibes against another small country? ...

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  12. Darrell Delamaide's Political Capital: Do childless leaders mean the death of Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | MarketWatch

    ... European leaders also have no children - Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. ...

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  13. Trump calls Germany 'bad, very badl'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... a trade deal with the bloc - but he can't stop talking about his election victory The first gentleman! Husband of Luxembourg's gay Prime Minister joins the NATO WAGs including Melania Trump and a none-too-happy-looking devout Mrs Erdogan Angela ...

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  14. A Light Station all its ownRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Ozaukee Press

    ... its work restoring the building - an effort bolstered almost immediately by an offer from the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg to replicate the lantern tower atop the building. It was a gesture of thanks to the U.S. for its help in protecting the country ...

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  15. European Union chiefs to press Trump on trade, climateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Polish prime minister, chairs summits of leaders while European Commission President Juncker, formerly premier of Luxembourg, runs the bloc's executive authority. In comments that did not go unnoticed in Brussels, Trump appeared to confuse the two ...

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  16. As European leaders sit with Trump, relief that meetings are happening at allRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... who will meet Trump along with European Council President Donald Tusk, is crossing fingers that the former Luxembourg prime minister holds off from making taunting jokes, as he sometimes does. ("Dictator!" is how Juncker once cheerfully greeted ...

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  17. 'The Art of the Deal' with NATO: clear messaging, less bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Hill

    ... who served as prime minister of a country that has spent chronically less than 0.5 percent of its GDP on defense (Luxembourg), is in turn "very much against letting ourselves be pushed into this." Thinly-veiled threats or other "Trumpian" antics ...

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  18. Europe's young sacrificed to Islamic MolochRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Merkel, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, French President Emmanuel Macron, Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lfven, Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon and the head of the European Commission, Jean Claude ...

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  19. EU nations set tough negotiating mandate for Brexit talksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said the United Kingdom will have to pay about A 50 billion, while Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel has signaled a figure between a 40 billion and a 60 billion. Barnier's British counterpart, ...

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  20. EU Shocked to Discover UK May Walk Away With No DealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Minyanville

    ... Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said the U.K. will have to pay about 50 billion pounds, while Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel has signaled a figure between 40 billion euros and 60 billion euros. The Financial Times estimated ...

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