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  1. UPDATE 1-EU says Luxembourg tax accord with Fiat may be illegal state aidRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    A tax concession that Luxembourg authorities granted to a subsidiary of Italian car maker Fiat may constitute illegal state aid, the European Commission said on Tuesday. A 33-page letter to the Luxembourg government from EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia sets out the Commission's reasons for investigating further a 2012 decision by Luxembourg authorities to approve a transfer pricing arrangement by Fiat Finance and Trade Ltd, which lends money to other Fiat companies.

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  2. London City Ties Seen Drawing Frosty EU Welcome for HillRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... for reform." Parliament can veto the full commission proposed by Jean- Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg who will lead then next commission, though not individual nominees. The possibility of a parliament veto has led to lineup ...

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  3. EU telecoms nominee on net neutralityRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Business World

    ... 28 Commissioners, one from each EU country, includes five former prime ministers. The executive headed by former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker is due to take over from the current team, led by Portugal's Jose Manuel Barroso, for a ...

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  4. Why Cameron's Envoy to Brussels May Get - Frosty' WelcomeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... for reform." Parliament can veto the full commission proposed by Jean-Claude Juncker , a former prime minister of Luxembourg who will lead then next commission, though not individual nominees. The possibility of a parliament veto has led to lineup ...

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  5. EU regulator pushes inquiry on tax dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... a deal, allowing the company to enjoy benefits that others do not. The report will also outline a case involving Luxembourg's tax dealings with Fiat Finance and Trade, a unit of the Italian automaker Fiat. The investigation, revealed in June, also ...

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  6. EU telecoms nominee stands up for net neutralityRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... 28 Commissioners, one from each EU country, includes five former prime ministers. The executive headed by former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker is due to take over from the current team, led by Portugal's Jose Manuel Barroso, for a ...

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  7. U.S. trade pact in spotlight as new EU Commission faces grillingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

    The European Union's likely next trade chief will face tough questions about how she would handle free trade negotiations with the United States when confirmation hearings for the new European Commission open on Monday. Sweden's Cecilia Malmstrom will be among the first group of nominees to former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker's new European Commission to face scrutiny from the European Parliament.

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  8. Apple Tax Probe Details Set to Be Revealed by EU RegulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WebCPA

    ... Party conference in Birmingham. The EU's preliminary findings on Fiat Finance & Trade SA's corporate taxation in Luxembourg will also be published this week, said one person, who asked not to be named because the decision isn't public. Details of a ...

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  9. EU trade nominee open to dropping investor rights in U.S. pactRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... 28 Commissioners, one from each EU country, includes five former prime ministers. The executive headed by former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker is due to take over from the current team, led by Portugal's Jose Manuel Barroso, for a ...

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  10. Make or break week begins for the Juncker CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    ... president, Jean-Claude Juncker. [ See the EurActiv calendar of the Commissioner-designate hearings .] The former Luxembourg prime minister has presented his team as "political, not technocratic", featuring several former premiers and fewer career ...

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  11. Malmstrom under the spotlight as hearings beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurActiv.com

    The European Union's likely next trade chief Cecilia Malmstrom will face tough questions about how she would handle free trade negotiations with the United States when confirmation hearings for the new European Commission open today . Sweden's Cecilia Malmstrom will be among the first group of nominees to former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker's new European Commission to face scrutiny from the European Parliament.

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  12. New broom Juncker's challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    ... wreck the line-up and a complex new structure proposed by incoming president, Jean-Claude Juncker. The former Luxembourg prime minister has presented his team as "political, not technocratic", featuring former premiers and fewer career bureaucrats. ...

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  13. US trade pact in spotlight as new EU Commission faces grillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business Times

    Sweden's Cecilia Malmstrom will be among the first group of nominees to former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker's new European Commission to face scrutiny from the European Parliament [BRUSSELS] The European Union's likely next trade chief will face tough questions about how she would handle free trade negotiations with the United States when confirmation hearings for the new European Commission open on Monday. Sweden's Cecilia Malmstrom will be among the first group of nominees to former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker's new European Commission to face scrutiny from the European Parliament.

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  14. EU's Juncker team faces make-or-break hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Times

    ... wreck the line-up and a complex new structure proposed by its incoming president, Jean-Claude Juncker. The former Luxembourg prime minister has presented his team as "political, not technocratic", featuring several former premiers and fewer career ...

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  15. UK commissioner deprived of power to oversee bankers' payRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | EUobserver

    ... of David Cameron's cabinet, was a surprise move by Juncker after the UK prime minister had publicly opposed the Luxembourg politician's nomination as Commission president. But Hill will still face a tough examination in the European Parliament on ...

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  16. TEAS and AYAPE Welcome New Azerbaijani Students and Interns in BrusselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | PRWeb

    ... H.E. Fuad Isgandarov, Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Kingdom of Belgium and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and Head of the Azerbaijani Mission to the EU, acknowledged: "Your generation will return to Azerbaijan as the managers of ...

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  17. French wary of 'fake money' in EU's a 300bn investment planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | EurActiv.com

    European economy and industry ministers met in Brussels yesterday to discuss ways of funding an ambitious plan by incoming Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to invest a 300 billion over the next five years. Boosting the capital of the Luxembourg-based European Investment Bank is the central part of the plan, which Juncker is expected to present in November, shortly after taking office.

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  18. [EUobserved] The slow, torturous route to 'hearings'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | EUobserver

    Or should that be start? In the absence of news – aside from the stuff that's happening outside, beyond and despite Brussels – we have 'hearings'. Commissioner hearings.

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  19. BOCHK Asset Management Limited and Citi Jointly Launch Renminbi High Yield Bond UCITS FundRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Hispanic Business

    registered in Luxembourg. The Fund aims to generate long-term capital growth and income by investing mainly in debt securities which are either denominated in RMB, hedged to this currency or have other exposure to this currency, giving investors the ...

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  20. [Ticker] Juncker has stray dog from Greece named PlatoRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | EUobserver

    Incoming EU commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's house in Luxembourg is guarded by a dog he adopted at a shelter in the German city of Karlsruhe, which rescues stray dogs from Greece, EUobserver has learned.

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