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  1. School and job failure may increase drug users' risks of suffering a fatal overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... times more likely to be unemployed than problem drug users who are still alive," said Alain Origer, Luxembourg's National Drug Coordinator and lead researcher on this topic. He worked with Prof. Michele Baumann, health sociologist, from the ...

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  2. School and job failure may increase drug users' risks of suffering a fatal overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... times more likely to be unemployed than problem drug users who are still alive," said Alain Origer, Luxembourg's National Drug Coordinator and lead researcher on this topic. He worked with Prof. MichA le Baumann, health sociologist , from the ...

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  3. School, job failure may increase drug users' risks of suffering fatal overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Science Daily

    ... times more likely to be unemployed than problem drug users who are still alive," said Alain Origer, Luxembourg's National Drug Coordinator and lead researcher on this topic. He worked with Prof. Michele Baumann, health sociologist, from the ...

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  4. Jonathan Hill Confirmed as New European Commissioner for Financial ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | JD Supra

    ... to launch a new European "capital markets union" during his term. The full Commission, to be headed by former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, must now be approved by a vote of the European Parliament, which is expected to occur on ...

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  5. QInvest leads surge in global sukuk activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Peninsula

    ... sukuk, which raised $1bn. It also advised Goldman Sachs on its $500mn sukuk and assisted the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg with its debut euro-denominated Islamic issuance, helping it to raise its first 200m five-year sukuk. During the first half of ...

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  6. France challenges EU rules with 2015 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | EurActiv.com

    ... stagnant economy, barely able to create jobs, and saddled with a widening trade deficit. At a news conference in Luxembourg after talks with his eurozone peers on Monday, Sapin said he believed there was time to come to an agreement. Asked then ...

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  7. EU Toughens Banker-Bonus Cap as EBA Restricts AllowancesRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Bloomberg

    ... strongly opposed the bonus caps and has made a legal challenge against them at the EU's highest court in Luxembourg, arguing that it oversteps the powers laid out in the bloc's treaties. The bonus curb is "a radical departure" from previous measures ...

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  8. Dublin to scrap 'double Irish' tax loopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | EUobserver

    ... and the Irish government breaks the bloc's rules on state aid, as well as similar cases in the Netherlands and Luxembourg. Also on Tuesday, EU finance ministers agreed on rules requiring the automatic exchange of bank account information by 2017, in ...

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  9. WRAPUP 1-German economic gloom spooks markets, bolsters EU investment callsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Reuters

    ... for a 1.9 percent year-on-year decline. The grim data gave new urgency to talks among EU finance ministers in Luxembourg on launching a promised 300 billion euro public-private investment programme promised by incoming European Commission chief ...

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  10. France tests EU resolve to cut deficits amid rising growth concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | EurActiv.com

    ... the Dutch finance minister, told reporters at a meeting of eurozone finance ministers, or Eurogroup, in Luxembourg. Eurozone countries are required to abide by European Union rules that limit a member state's budget deficit to no more than 3 percent ...

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  11. Finance ministers wrestle over deficits, growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... those efforts by supporting investments in those countries." Dijsselbloem spoke after the ministers met Monday in Luxembourg to debate what to do about the shaky growth prospects for the 18 members of the euro currency union. They had zero growth in ...

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  12. In Brussels, reasons to be cheerfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Daily Times

    ... for cheer, it is a safe bet the outlook is mixed: Juncker, who survived nearly two decades as prime minister of Luxembourg, can build majorities among the MEPs, but that may well vary issue by issue. Parliament, with its "awkward squad" of ...

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  13. UPDATE 2-France faces euro zone peer pressure to tighten spending plansRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Reuters

    ... the Dutch finance minister, told reporters at a meeting of euro zone finance ministers, or Eurogroup, in Luxembourg. Euro zone countries are required to abide by European Union rules that limit a member state's budget deficit to no more than 3 ...

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  14. A a 300 billion growth package: don't just spend it, spend it wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | EurActiv.com

    EU ministers are gathering in Luxembourg this week to discuss a a 300 billion growth package. a 300 billion is a dazzling amount but throwing money at a problem is not enough to solve it, experiences from previous EU stimuli packages show us.

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  15. Invitation to the presentation of Sanitec Corporation's Interim Report January - " September 2014Read the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Conference code: 11590850 Dial in numbers: ANY COUNTRY: +44 (0) 1452 555566 Australia, Sydney 0290371687 Luxembourg, Luxembourg 20880695 Austria, Vienna 019286568 Netherlands, Amsterdam 0207176886 Belgium, Namur 081700061 New Zealand, Auckland ...

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  16. Eurozone seeks to soften German opposition to stimulus spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | EurActiv.com

    France and Italy will keep pressure on Germany this week to use government money to revive the eurozone's stagnating economy but in a sign of inertia, a promised list of projects to create growth will not be ready until December. European finance ministers take the argument to Luxembourg on Monday for two days of talks following last week's International Monetary Fund meetings in Washington.

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  17. Football: Costa scores at last as Spain beat LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The goals came from David Silva and Paco Alcacer in the first half, with Costa snatching the third on 69 minutes, while substitute Juan Bernat made it 4-0 with a debut goal on 87 minutes. Spain's David Silva controls the ball during the Group C Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Luxembourg and Spain at the Josy Barthel stadium in Luxembourg.

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  18. [Agenda] More clarity expected on Juncker commission This WEEKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | EUobserver

    ... have the opportunity to approach them about his plans. Agriculture and fisheries ministers are also meeting in Luxembourg on Monday and Tuesday, with their main topics being the 2015 fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea and the consequences of ...

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  19. FACTBOX-Who's who on the new EU executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | AlertNet

    ... due on Oct. 22, at which parliament must approve the Commission. The new team is due to take office on Nov. 1. Luxembourg, centre-right, 59. Prime minister for 19 years. Confirmed in office by parliament after nomination by national leaders in July ...

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  20. Factbox: Who's who on the new EU executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... a commissioner. The provisional line-up proposed by Juncker is as follows: PRESIDENT JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER Luxembourg, center-right, 59. Prime minister for 19 years. Confirmed in office by parliament after nomination by national leaders in July over ...

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