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Paul Wurth's current headquarters in Hollerich, near Luxembourg's central train station

Pandemic causes Paul Wurth profits to plummet in 2020

The company’s net profit dropped sharply last year, falling to €4.9 million from €14.4 million in 2019
by Kathryn OGLESBY 11.05.2021
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The Guided Tour of the Exhibition: For Soprano with Handbag

15.05.2021 | 17h00 | Grand Hall 16.05.2021 | 10h00 + 17h00 | Grand Hall
A view of European flags in front of the European Commission headquarters at the Berlaymont Building in Brussels
YouTube is opening the fund to any video makers on its site
Sanjeev Gupta, head of the GFG Alliance, gestures as he speaks during an interview with AFP in London on 28 January, 2019.
The Black Forest in Germany
A Luxair plane lands at Luxembourg's Findel airport
Lufthansa airplanes parked at the international airport in Munich, southern Germany
The Syre river east of Luxembourg City

High levels of phosphorus found in Syre river last year

The findings followed a study of the water in the Wecker area in Grevenmacher, and show levels higher than legally safe under EU guidelines
by Kathryn OGLESBY 10.05.2021
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Discovery Italy

Italy: a veritable trove of striking landscapes, cultural and natural riches, unforgettable art cities and gastronomic delights.
Luxembourg added soldiers, teachers and hundreds of other civil servants to the country's payroll last year
Light aircraft from flying clubs have been cited as the main reason for complaints lodged by residents close to Findel Airport
12 Rue de Bastogne in Beggen, where Avrox is headquartered
Former CSV party president Frank Engel
Economy Minister Franz Fayot (left) and Guardian Glass Executive Vice President Guus Boekhoudt on Monday discussed the company's plans to invest in a new production line and furnace at its Luxembourg factory.

Guardian investment to keep production in Luxembourg

Upgrades worth tens of millions of euros come after agreement to cut about 200 jobs
by Emery P. DALESIO 10.05.2021
The Societe Generale building in Paris

SocGen to expand corporate banking after trading losses

It aims for 3% annual revenue growth at the financing and advisory businesses between 2020 and 2023
2 min. 10.05.2021
The main terminal at Dulles International Airport near Washington, D.C., is one of the major US airports that receives jet fuel via a pipeline now shut down for days after a cyber attack.
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen gives a joint press conference with the President of the European Council within the framework of the Social Summit hosted by the Portuguese presidency of the Council of the European Union, at the Palacio de Cristal in Porto on May 8, 2021.
A woman walks in the city centre
Twitter's headquarters in San Francisco, US
Air France planes at Charles de Gaulle airport

Europe forced to turn back clock to bail out airlines

Paris has increased its stake in Air France-KLM to nearly 30%, Berlin has taken a 20% stake in Lufthansa, while Rome owns 100% of Alitalia
6 min. 10.05.2021
US President Joe Biden caused commotion in Europe by presenting a plan to waive patents for Covid-19 vaccines
the eurocrat

EU and US clash over vaccine supply, patents

Boosting production and allowing exports are more important than waiving patents, EU says
by Beatriz Ríos 3 min. 10.05.2021
German Social Democratic Party (SPD) candidate for chancellor Olaf Scholz gives the thumbs up on stage during a party meeting in Berlin, on May 9, 2021.
HMS Tamar, a Batch 2 river-class offshore patrol vessel of the British Navy, is watched by a fishing boat as it patrols the waters off the British island of Jersey on May 6, 2021.
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban (L) speaks with Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi during the opening ceremony of the Porto Social Summit
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A Long March 5B rocket, carrying China's Tianhe space station core module, lifting off from the Wenchang Space Launch Center in southern China's Hainan province. - A large segment of the Long March 5B rocket re-entered the Earth's atmosphere and disintegrated over the Indian Ocean, state television reported on May 9, 2021 citing the China Manned Space Engineering Office, following fevered speculation over where the 18-tonne object would come down.

China says debris from its Long March rocket landed in ocean

Rocket went up in April to deliver part of China space station
3 min. 09.05.2021
People visit the Great Wall during the labour day holiday in Beijing on May 1, 2021
Former US President Donald Trump
White smoke is a good sign, not just in Rome
film review

The day Luxembourg was wiped off the map

“An Zéro” is an overblown picture – unsatisfactory both as a documentary and as drama
3 min. 07.05.2021
Emily, played by Lily Collins takes a selfie out of the window of her Paris apartment
The Fresh View
The artist in his atelier
Composing during the pandemic - Luxembourgish singer C'est Karma at work without an audience
Mallorca, one of two Balearic Islands you can fly to direct from Luxembourg
Fly Direct

Direct to Spain's sunny spots

Direct flights are running from Luxembourg to Mallorca, Menorca and Malaga – so what can you do there?
by Sarita RAO 5 min. 09.05.2021
Pitch up, or rent a cabin for a relaxing stay in nature, so long as the sun shines
Inside Lux
Bouneschlupp is a great one pot dish, with green beans as the star ingredient Photo: Stockfood
Divorce is by mutual consent or due to breakdown of the marriage in Luxembourg Photo: Shutterstock