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Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki
recovery

EU stimulus plan hits snag over Polish coalition discord

The government has struggled to secure enough votes, because of the objection of a junior coalition party
16.04.2021
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Discovery Italy

Italy: a veritable trove of striking landscapes, cultural and natural riches, unforgettable art cities and gastronomic delights.
Fran Lebowitz may not be young but her biting wit shows a next generation how to think about news
Prime Minister Xavier Bettel
Companies have moved operations and staff out of London following the UK's departure from the EU
European Commission building in Brussels
Data leak

Facebook data leak affects 188,000 in Luxembourg, PM says

Xavier Bettel was reportedly among those whose details were shared
by John MONAGHAN 14.04.2021
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30 years in a growing Luxembourg legal environment

2021 marks a milestone for Loyens & Loeff, which celebrates its 30th year in Luxembourg. 30 years of expertise, challenges and innovation.
The church in the Hollerich area of Luxembourg City
Luxembourg has already received 2,400 doses of the Johnson & Johnson's one-shot vaccine
A big church in a small village is where Edmond Ries works
Church and state
13.04.2021
Carlo Thelen, Chamber of Commerce managing director
The headquarters of Wirecard near Munich
Finance

Close links between German police and disgraced Wirecard

Probe finds that officers from the Federal Criminal Police Office used Wirecard credit cards during criminal investigations
2 min. 15.04.2021
European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany
currency

ECB says public values privacy above all in digital Euro project

Consultation is a first step in determining what kind of design would make it acceptable and usable for consumers and businesses
2 min. 14.04.2021
Bernard Madoff was serving a 150-year term.
The insurer Cardif Lux Vie is part of the BNP Paribas Group
The plan was raised at talks hosted by the OECD
Rental costs have more than doubled in many Berlin neighbourhoods in the last decade
German election

Berlin’s rent freeze failure puts housing on election agenda

A court decision on Thursday to scrap a cap will expose thousands of voters to higher living expenses ahead of September's poll
4 min. 15.04.2021
The EU has imposed controls on vaccine exports, amid anger over the slow rollout of jabs within the continent
Vacccines

EU vaccine exports outstrip number of shots given within bloc

A total of 113.5 million doses have been sent to 43 countries in recent months, with only 100 million shots administered to its own citizens
2 min. 15.04.2021
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Markus Soeder (right) checks his watch as he leaves a press conference with Armin Laschet (back centre) and Christian Social Union (CSU) parliamentary group leader Alexander Dobrindt (left) in Berlin on Sunday
US President Joe Biden (L) and Russian President Vladimir Putin
restrictions

Biden imposes sanctions on Russia, restricts buying new debt

Ban for US financial institutions to participate in primary market for new Russian debt
5 min. 15.04.2021
An Egyptian navy craft patrols as ships resume navigation in the Suez Canal on March 30, 2021
Dry corn field
The American flag flies at half staff over the US Capitol in honour of the Capitol Police officer that was killed in the line of duty earlier today on April 02, 2021 in Washington, DC.
Customers having a drink on the first day terraces reopened in Luxembourg
being young in the pandemic

Terraces are open, baby

When the big moment came, it snowed, and watchful waiters were just like teachers in school
by Natalia DEMBOWSKA 3 min. 15.04.2021
You'd be forgiven for thinking this novel was your old class mate's doctoral thesis
Has to be seen to be fully appreciated: the spectacular life-sized 15-minute video “More Sweetly Play the Dance”
mudam
02.04.2021
Sculpture "Closed Society" from Marie-Josée Kerschen.
art exhibition
01.04.2021
Career

Getting your qualifications recognised

If you have a school certificate, diploma, degree or professional qualification from another country, you might need to get it recognised in Luxembourg
by Sarita Rao 6 min. 12.04.2021
Yellow Fever vaccinations are given at the travel clinic of the Central Hospital
What'sup!Luxembourg is an app that helps you discover "secret" spots in Luxembourg, whilst Vakanz Doheem invites you to take a 360 degree look at places to visit