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Elections: the great debate between the leading candidates (1/2)

In the run-up to Luxembourg’s parliamentary elections, the Paperjam+Delano Business Club brought together seven leading candidates for the post of prime minister for a debate. The event took place on Tuesday 19 September at PwC’s premises in Gasperich.

In a time limit of 10 minutes each, Xavier BettelXavier Bettel (DP), Paulette LenertPaulette Lenert (LSAP), Sam TansonSam Tanson (déi Gréng), Luc FriedenLuc Frieden (CSV), Sven ClementSven Clement (Piraten), Fred KeupFred Keup (ADR) and David WagnerDavid Wagner (déi Lénk) were challenged by Paperjam editor-in-chief Thierry LabroThierry Labro and political journalist Marc FassoneMarc Fassone on the major issues of the day, including: access to housing, tax reform, attracting talent, social justice, taxation and environmental challenges.

The Paperjam+Delano Business Club team would like to thank PwC Luxembourg for hosting this event, as well as the Union des entreprises luxembourgeoises (UEL) for its support. Over 400 individuals were present at the event, and more than 300 watched the debate in real time.

This article was first published in French on Paperjam. It has been translated and edited for Delano.