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 Published 11.09.2013

“FTT is legally sound”

Finance: The European Commission “strongly” disagrees with a leaked memo on financial transactions tax written by EU lawyers, and argues that the document focused on very narrow issues. The European ... arrow

 Published 11.09.2013

FTT “infringes” on non-participants, EU lawyers ...

Finance: The proposed European financial transaction tax “is discriminatory”, exceeds member states’ jurisdictions, and is contrary to EU law, legal advisors to EU leaders have written in a leaked ... arrow

 Published 10.09.2013

Eurofins down under

Business: Luxembourg’s largest food safety lab has made its fourth major investment in Australia and New Zealand in under 18 months. A Gasperich-based food and drug safety lab has continued its rapid ... arrow

 Published 10.09.2013

Still active at 67, 65

Health: Luxembourg residents remain relatively healthy well into their mid-60s, a European Commission report has found. Women in the Grand Duchy have the third highest expected number of ... arrow

 Published 09.09.2013

NSA has backdoor to Skype, papers say

Privacy: American and British spy agencies are able to bypass the encryption codes used by Microsoft and other technology firms, according to UK and US media reports. Services run by technology firms ... arrow

 Published 06.09.2013

SES to outgrow arch-rival

Space: The world’s number two satellite provider is turning a financial corner, according to a report by credit ratings agency Moody’s. A major Luxembourg satellite player is poised to financially ... arrow

 Published 05.09.2013

Broadcaster promoted

Media: Luxembourg’s RTL will join the Frankfurt Stock Exchange’s second tier market index, only months after being listed on the German bourse. Five months after its German listing, ... arrow

 Published 04.09.2013

EU language competition

Education: Luxembourg secondary schools are sought for the European Commission’s contest for aspiring translators. The European Commission has opened school registration for its seventh annual ... arrow

 Published 03.09.2013

Dutch unit takes Luxembourg name

Finance: Having renamed its Netherlands-based subsidiaries, Luxembourg corporate services provider SGG is building its global brand. SGG Group has rebranded its two Netherlands-based subsidiaries ... arrow

 Published 03.09.2013

Dutch bank plans double digit staff cut

Finance: The Netherland’s third largest bank has plans to reduce up to one-fifth of its workforce in the Grand Duchy. One of the Netherlands’ largest banks may cut up to 20% of its ... arrow

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The November Man

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Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Olga Kurylenko, Luke Bracey
Director(s): Roger Donaldson

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