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

    Oct 14, 2014 | 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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  2. France tests EU resolve to cut deficits amid rising growth concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  3. Finance ministers wrestle over deficits, growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  4. In Brussels, reasons to be cheerfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  5. UPDATE 2-France faces euro zone peer pressure to tighten spending plansRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  6. A a 300 billion growth package: don't just spend it, spend it wiselyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  7. Invitation to the presentation of Sanitec Corporation's Interim Report January - " September 2014Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  8. Eurozone seeks to soften German opposition to stimulus spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  9. Football: Costa scores at last as Spain beat LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | 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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  10. [Agenda] More clarity expected on Juncker commission This WEEKRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | 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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  11. FACTBOX-Who's who on the new EU executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | 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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  12. Factbox: Who's who on the new EU executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | 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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  13. Turkey's reform fatigue, the EU's enlargement fatigue, and press freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    ... not rosy. The incoming president of the European Commission, the Christian Democratic former prime minister of Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker, announced that no new member state would be accepted during his five-year term. He has offered the ...

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  14. Parliament clears two-headed 'Mr Euro' for Juncker teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... Among the new Commissioners, due to take up their posts on 1 November, are 18 former (prime) ministers. The Luxembourg President has announced that the new Commission will be "very political". The new Commission must now be approved by the European ...

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  15. Small parties fume at backroom deals over Juncker teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... opposite number in the S&D, said "tough negotiations" with Juncker, the conservative former prime minister of Luxembourg, had produced an agreement on a Commission that the centre-left could support. In particular, he said, Frans Timmermans, the ...

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  16. Europe sacrifices a generation with 17-year unemployment impasseRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    ... the bloc, growth has ground to a halt and inflation is at its lowest for five years. When EU leaders met in Luxembourg in November 1997, the soon-to-be-born euro zone's unemployment rate was about 11 percent. Jean-Claude Juncker, then prime minister ...

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  17. Measurement-to-Measurement Blood Pressure Variability Is Related to...Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Nutritional Physiology Research Centre, University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia ; Centre d'Etudes en SantA , Centre de Recherche Public SantA , Strassen, Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg ; Department of Psychology and Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering , University of Maine, Orono; and Behavioral Epidemiology Section, Laboratory of Epidemiology and Population Sciences, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD . Correspondence to Georgina Crichton, Nutritional Physiology Research Centre, University of South Australia, GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia 5001, Australia.

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  18. Slovenian EU commissioner rejected in blow to JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... -- one from each member state -- draft laws and policy for the bloc for a five-year period. But former Luxembourg premier Juncker has faced a battle with an increasingly assertive parliament to get his team through the confirmation hearings before ...

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  19. VIDEO: EU: Enlargement PackageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | BBC News

    ... Commission takes office, scheduled for the start of next month. The incoming Commission President, former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker, has already signalled that he does not intend for any more countries to join the EU during his ...

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  20. Will EU regret tackling Amazon over tax?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Reuters

    ... JOAQUIN ALMUNIA, SAYING: "What we want to find out by launching this probe is whether the tax authorities of Luxembourg have been too accommodating to Amazon in applying transfer pricing rules. More precisely, we are looking at whether selective tax ...

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