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 Published 27.08.2015

2.5% pay rise coming soon says deputy PM

Cost of living: An “indexation” of salaries and pensions is still planned for the end of the year, Étienne Schneider has said. Despite falling oil prices, workers in the Grand Duchy will see a cost ... arrow

 Published 26.08.2015

Luxembourg 5th for expats

Quality of life: The Grand Duchy earned high marks in work and family life in a “Top Expat Destinations” survey, but dropped from 2nd to 5th place overall. Luxembourg has ranked number five in the ... arrow

 Published 25.08.2015

The buck stops here

Money: Why do we say “bucks” when we mean “euros”? Or is it “euro”? “Did he just say ‘that cost me 20 bucks’ when he was referring to 20 euros?” Yes, sporadically, some ... arrow

 Published 24.08.2015

Schueberfouer turns 675!

Local traditions: Luxembourg’s beloved summer funfair improves with age. For the past 675 years, Luxembourgers have been capping off their summers with a party worthy of nearly seven centuries of ... arrow

 Published 21.08.2015

EU calls on Greece to stick with reforms, stresses ...

Europe: As Greeks heads to the polls, officials in Brussels stress the need for Athens to support euro zone deal. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission urged Greece to stick to commitments it ... arrow

 Published 20.08.2015

24th most liveable says EIU

Quality of life: Luxembourg City ranked in the top quintile of a big research firm study. The Grand Duchy’s capital is among the top fifth of nicest cities to live in the world, an ... arrow

 Published 19.08.2015

RBS sells Luxembourg funds business to private ...

Finance: After five months on the market, the British bank has found a buyer for its Grand Duchy asset management unit. LONDON (Reuters) - British state-backed lender Royal Bank of Scotland ... arrow

 Published 18.08.2015

The Schueberfouer stance

Grand Duchy files: It may be relatively small, but no event in Luxembourg attracts more visitors than the annual funfair. Believe it or not, over two million people spend some time at the fair during ... arrow

 Published 18.08.2015

Feelin’ down… in the Grund and Clausen

Music: When everyone has the blues, nobody does! It would be hard to feel down in the dumps in Luxembourg on the one night when great jazz and blues could be heard throughout the Grund and Clausen ... arrow

 Published 18.08.2015

Summer crisis tests Europe’s new nationalisms

Analysis: Can Jean-Claude Juncker bring 28 EU countries together over migrant crisis? BRUSSELS (Reuters) - High summer and life, for many in Europe, is a beach. This year again the Mediterranean is ... arrow

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