Luxembourg Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. MEPs flex their muscles ahead of Juncker approval voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 |

    ... Michel Kaeding, a Jean-Monnet Professor for European Politics at the University of Duisburg-Essen. The former Luxembourg Prime Minister needs at least 376 of 751 votes to win an absolute majority, and such an outcome is far from certain after the ...


  2. Italy faces resistance to push for softer EU spending rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    ... euro zone national budgets. The post has been held by center-right liberal Olli Rehn since 2009. The former Luxembourg prime minister and Eurogroup chairman, who has put measures to encourage growth at the center of his agenda, is sympathetic to ...


  3. 'No W. Balkans country will join EU in next 5 years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | B92

    ... but only the meeting with the liberals was open to the public via a video link. The former prime minister of Luxembourg, who won the nomination for future president of the European Commission with a lot of difficulty, has yet to gain support from ...


  4. Dgap-News: Gagfah S.a.: Fortress Representatives Resign with...Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Language: English Company: GAGFAH S.A. 2-4, rue Beck 1222 Luxemburg Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Phone: + 352 266 366 1 Fax: + 352 266 366 01 E-mail: Internet: ISIN: LU0269583422, LU0269583422 WKN: A0LBDT Indices: MDAX ...


  5. Juncker's Make-or-Break PresidencyRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Project Syndicate

    ... million voters. But attention soon switched to the very public row between the EU's national leaders over whether Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker should get the Union's top job, which is precisely the sort of issue that conveys a business-as-usual ...


  6. Juncker wants 'fair deal' for BritainRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... - they will vote against him. One contentious issue around Juncker's appointment is his role in establishing Luxembourg as a tax haven for multinational corporations. In his hearings with the Socialist, Green and ECR groups, Juncker tried to portray ...


  7. 'I want Britain in the EU and am OK with handing powers back to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... powers from Brussels - despite his public battle with David Cameron for the EU's top job last month. The former Luxembourg Prime Minister insisted he wanted Britain to stay in the EU and said any proposals from Westminster would be 'taken under ...


  8. Morning news headlines: Questions over abuse inquiry choice, air passengers must charge phonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... could provide some reassurance to Mr Cameron, who had warned fellow European leaders that installing the former Luxembourg premier in the key post risked scotching attempts to reform. Vulnerable patients are to be given control of taxpayers' cash to ...


  9. Juncker not 'opposed' to EU powers reverting to BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... be a boost to British Prime Minister David Cameron following his failure to block the nomination of the former Luxembourg premier, seen by London as too federalist. The Conservative leader has vowed to renegotiate Britain's ties to the EU and to ...


  10. Agribusiness Report: Foreign purchases and rural propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... but data supplied by the Overseas Investment Office (OIO) contains surprises -- like the tiny Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and principality of Monaco having received OIO approval to "invest" in more New Zealand land during the past five years than ...


  11. No special leeway on EU budget rules: DijsselbloemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    ... was to begin meeting political groups in the European Parliament to outline his policy programme. The former Luxembourg prime minister and Eurogroup chairman, who has put measures to encourage economic growth at the centre of his agenda, is likely ...


  12. Would a Constitution Save Britain from EU?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

    ... meaning in... more a oa o The European Council's nomination of Jean-Claude Juncker, the former prime minister of Luxembourg, as future European Commission President appears to be a crushing defeat for British Prime Minister David Cameron. Indeed, ...


  13. Details of Princess Amalia of Luxembourg's christening revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    Princess Amalia of Luxembourg will be baptised at 10am on Saturday 12 July, according to the royal palace.


  14. Italy neutral on independence as it takes over EU presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... member state may struggle to renew its share of the UK's budget rebate. Mr Barroso has been replaced by former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker, despite opposition to his appointment as commission president by UK Prime Minister David ...


  15. Four EU commissioners give up posts, become MEPsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... who were elected to the European Parliament quit their jobs on Tuesday (1 July) in order to become MEPs. Luxembourg's Viviane Reding, until now commissioner for justice and fundamental rights, took up her MEP seat, along with economics commissioner ...


  16. Fighting Google: Europe Eyes Digital Agenda to Better Compete with the USRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... create additional growth of 500 billion ($684 billion) and several hundred thousand jobs in Europe,' the former Luxembourg prime minster says. ... Europe is Socialist and trending to Communist therefore they will not be able to excel or compete ...


  17. Schulz back, parliamentary reconstitution continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 |

    ... a chance to review the conclusions from the European Council on 26-27 June. This council saw the EU leaders chose Luxembourg's former Prime Minister, Jean-Claude Juncker, as the new President of the EU Commission. On Thursday, the composition of the ...


  18. How Eurosceptic is European Parliament?Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Newsday

    ... year a majority of MEPs voted to end it. But an EU treaty change is required for that to happen - and France and Luxembourg are against it. Since World War Two Strasbourg has thrived on its image as a bridge between France and Germany. Eurosceptics ...


  19. Four of the seven Commissioners elected take MEP seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2014 |

    ... that four Commissioners had resigned in order to take up theirs MEP seats: Vice-President Viviane Reding, the Luxembourg commissioner for Justice and Fundamental rights got the most successful vote in decades for her Christian Social People's Party ...


  20. Fringe parties change face of new EU ParliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... powerful position of President of the European Commission, the bloc's executive arm, for the conservative former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker. Guy Verhofstadt, a leading lawmaker of the pro-business Liberals, who also supported ...