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Luxembourg has maintained the highest score from Fitch ratings agency, it was announced on Thursday, awarded to only 11 countries in the latest round of scores. The 'Triple A' rating that Luxembourg achieved, has been attributed to the lowest number of countries since 2003, corresponding to...
Benchmark
The survey was carried out by InterNations , the world’s largest organisation and network of people who have left their country of origin to live and work abroad. No less than 14,300 expats in 191 countries of 174 nationalities were asked a series of questions which scored 43 different...
News
In 2016, nearly every household in Luxembourg had access to the Internet (97%). The few "off-line" households either don't have any use for the Internet or are connected elsewhere. They are mostly homes without children or teenagers. 95% of the users log-on on a daily basis for the...
News
According to Mayor Lydie Polfer, the city currently has a population of more than 114,000; there are rather more men than women (51.19% and 48.81%). In the past year, the population of Luxembourg City has increased by nearly 3,600! That's an increase of 3.25% compared with the previous count...
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SES S.A. (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) announced that it is supporting Luxembourg’s initiatives in the domain of maritime business by participating in the Salon Euromaritime, as part of the Luxembourg Maritime Cluster. Luxembourg’s pavilion - organized by the...
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On 1 February 2017, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy, Etienne Schneider presented the first accredited certification body and first certified service provided in electronic archiving. Currently, Luxembourg is the only country in the European Union with an operational legal...
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At a press conference on January 31, 2017, Secretary of State for the Economy, Francine Closener, presented the new Creative Industries Cluster Luxembourg, bringing together national players in the field of creative industries. The "Creative Industries Cluster", set up on the initiative...