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  1. 'Crisis of confidence will come back again and again,' says Thomas PikettyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... in the eurozone? The problem is the unanimity rule for fiscal decisions. This is what made it possible for Luxembourg and other countries to steal the tax base of other countries. It is not enough for Juncker to apologize. It is the unanimity rule ...

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  2. DGAP-Adhoc: Stabilus S.A.: Loan contract comprising a total of EUR...Read the original story

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    ... Stabilus S.A.: Loan contract comprising a total of EUR 320 million signed for refinancing of liabilities Luxembourg/Koblenz, December 19, 2014 - On the evening of December 19, 2014, Stabilus S.A. (Stabilus, ISIN: LU1066226637) has signed a loan ...

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  3. EU agrees on 315 billion package to kick start economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TurkishPress.com

    ... which accused hundreds of major corporations, including Pepsi, IKEA and FedEx of securing secret tax deals with Luxembourg. ''Tax evasion by the wealthy costs the EU a 50 billion a year, with tax dodging by multinationals costing around a 70 billion ...

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  4. Confidence in the EU on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EurActiv.com

    ... Bulgaria and Greece are the only member states where trust in the EU has dipped, while Spain (+14 points), Luxembourg (+18 points) and Slovakia (+14 points) have seen the highest gains. Charles de Marcilly, head of the Robert Schuman Foundation's ...

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  5. Luxembourg Bows To EU Over Big Firm Tax DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio City

    Luxembourg has agreed to give European Commission officials a list of hundreds of companies with which it has tax deals. Luxembourg has agreed to give European Commission officials a list of hundreds of companies with which it has tax deals.

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  6. Jelastic Announces First Cloud Partner in LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    Our Partnership with Jelastic allows TLPO to be the first provider to propose a real public cloud in Luxembourg. The Jelastic Technology combined with IBM Pure Systems in Tier IV DC propulses TLPO as a leading cloud solution.

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  7. Tusk highlights need of EU unity vis-a-vis RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EurActiv.com

    ... sanctions and we also are going to look how we could engage in a desescalation." Jean-Claude Juncker, the former Luxembourg premier who has taken over as head of the executive European Commission, told a news conference with Tusk that dialogue was ...

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  8. Luxembourg caves into EU tax listing demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | EUobserver

    - Luxembourg on Thursday (18 December) caved in to pressure to give EU-anti trust regulators the details of tax deal schemes it has with multinational companies. Prime minister Xavier Bettel said he would comply with the demands - after suing the ...

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  9. Divided EU leaders give nod to a 315bn Juncker planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurActiv.com

    ... the plan were revealed on 25 November, and was on the agenda for the December meeting of EU leaders. Boosting the Luxembourg-based European Investment Bank's (EIB) capital is the central part of the plan, which involves creating a European Fund for ...

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  10. Luxembourg drops legal challenge to EU request for tax infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurActiv.com

    On Thursday evening , Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel announced that his country plans to withdraw two court challenges against the European Commission and will start handing over past tax rulings. In recent months, the European Commission's Competition unit requested a list of tax rulings from a limited number of member states, including Luxembourg.

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  11. EU leaders signal readiness for long-term Russia strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PanArmenian Network

    ... stressed: "Sanctions ... can only be lifted if the reasons for them change." Jean-Claude Juncker, the former Luxembourg premier who has taken over as head of the executive European Commission, told a news conference with Tusk that dialogue was still ...

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  12. EU leaders agree to fund for jumpstarting growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WMC-TV Memphis

    European Union leaders met Thursday to seek solutions to two major challenges, how to jumpstart sluggish econo... . German Chancellor Angela Merkel, second right, speaks with Luxembourg's Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, second left, during a group photo at an EU summit in Brussels on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014.

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  13. Luxembourg accedes to EU antitrust demand to divulge tax dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | West Australian

    Luxembourg acceded on Thursday to the demand of the European Commission to release data to further EU antitrust regulators' investigation into whether it allowed multinationals to pay excessively low taxes. International criticism of the tiny state's tax practices intensified a month ago with media revelations based on leaked documents, dubbed "LuxLeaks".

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  14. Dgap-Adhoc: Cpi Property Group improves the balance sheet through Eur ...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | GlobeNewswire

    ... sheet through EUR 149 million contribution of bonds and loans in exchange for issue of 316,986,950 new shares. Luxembourg, 18 December 2014. CPI PROPERTY GROUP (the "Company") announces the issue of 316,986,950 new ordinary shares in debt-to-equity ...

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  15. After Juncker, Luxembourg seeks tax gurus' helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | EurActiv.com

    When Jean-Claude Juncker was voted out after two decades of running Luxembourg, his victorious rivals were eager not to alienate tax gurus who had helped him make their tiny state rich. Indeed, so close are some to the new government that Ernst & Young's local boss helped negotiate the coalition deal that saw Xavier Bettel succeed Juncker as prime minister a year ago.

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  16. Spain pushes for taxation debate at EU summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | EUobserver

    ... mood has shifted in favour of more tax transparency and harmonisation following LuxLeaks, the scandal surrounding Luxembourg's sweetheart deals with big corporations. But Luxembourg - at the time led by the current EU commission chief Jean-Claude ...

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  17. Damen Delivers Survey Vessel to FugroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Marine News

    ... ed marine survey company Hayes Stuart. Korean Register authorized to deliver statutory services to Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg Korean Register (KR), an IACS member classification society, announces

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  18. EU Commission to Enquire All Member States on Tax RulingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sofia News Agency

    ... emerged during the LuxLeaks scandal, which revealed that major tax avoidance schemes had been in operation in Luxembourg during the term of office as the country's prime minister (1995-2013) of the current EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ...

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  19. The European Commission: Friends in the right placesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Economist

    ... France 11. German influence in commissioners' private offices ( cabinets ) has risen in the new commission led by Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker (whose chef de cabinet is German). Germany is also seen as dominant in the European Parliament. What ...

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  20. UPDATE 2-Regulators extend tax probe to all 28 EU nationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Reuters

    European Union competition regulators have asked all 28 member countries for details of tax deals made with companies between 2010 to 2013, broadening their investigation into corporate tax avoidance. The move by the European Commission follows ongoing inquiries into Luxembourg's tax rulings for carmaker Fiat Chrysler and online giant Amazon, coffee chain Starbucks Corp's Dutch deal and iPhone maker Apple's Irish arrangement.

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