“[As] breakthroughs [in space technology] occur, Luxembourg is resolved to be there, and not because of financial arrangements or tax considerations--rather, due to its space expertise and productive capacity.”
The story was published in the run-up to a vote in Luxembourg’s parliament on a space resources bill introduced by Étienne Schneider, the deputy prime minister and economy minister.
The New European is a pro-EU weekly newspaper in the UK that launched following the Brexit referendum last year. Contributors include the former British prime minister Tony Blair and the former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg. It has a paid circulation of about 25,000 copies, The Guardian reported in November.