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  1. Leaders Are Fiddling While Europe BurnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    European Commission President, Luxembourg's Jean Claude Juncker and Pierre Moscovici , the European Commissioner for economics, taxation and customs, attend a session at the European Parliament in Brussels November 12, 2014. Juncker took political responsibility for his country's tax practices on Wednesday, saying he would fight tax evasion with more automatic exchange of information between countries.

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  2. EU gives France, Italy last chance to fix budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... French and Italian leaders, "I made it clear that I don't want only promises but a clear calendar," the former Luxembourg premier said. The pullback by Juncker, who took office on Nov 1, comes amid growing fears that problems in the 18-nation ...

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  3. VIDEO: Uncomfortable week for president JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Newsday

    The newly-installed president of the European Commission promised to clamp down on tax evasion but there are questions over Luxembourg's tax issues dating back to when he was prime minister.

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  4. EU gives France, Italy extra time to fix bloated budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | West Australian

    ... French and Italian leaders, "I made it clear that I don't want only promises but a clear calendar," the former Luxembourg premier said. The pullback by Juncker, who took office on November 1, comes amid growing fears that problems in the 18-nation ...

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  5. EU gives time to rule-breaking France, Italy on budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Vallejo News

    ... French and Italian leaders, "I made it clear that I don't want only promises but a clear calendar," the former Luxembourg premier said. Juncker's pullback comes as fears are growing that the state of the economy in the 18-nation eurozone could ...

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  6. European lawmakers back Google break-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | New Vision

    ... The parliament debate comes as the commission, the EU's executive arm, begins a new five-year term, with former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker at its helm. The new competition commissioner, Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, has said she would ...

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  7. EU gives time to rule-breaking France, Italy on budget (Business) (2...Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | The Standard

    ... French and Italian leaders, "I made it clear that I don't want only promises but a clear calendar,'' the former Luxembourg premier said. The assessment "will not be a very friendly one for at least one of the two countries,'' he warned. Juncker's ...

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  8. MPs summon PwC tax chief to attend Luxembourg tax deal hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Business News

    One of Britain's top tax advisers at PricewaterhouseCoopers has been summoned to give evidence before MPs in the wake of revelations about controversial tax deals for PwC clients in Luxembourg . Kevin Nicholson, PwC UK's head of tax, who worked as an HRMC tax inspector in the early 1990s, will appear on his own before parliament's public accounts committee on 8 December.

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  9. Juncker survives vote over Luxembourg's tax policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    THE European Commission's new president, Jean-Claude Juncker, has comfortably survived a no-confidence vote brought over news that Luxembourg had lured multinational businesses with super-low tax rates during his period as prime minister. THE European Commission's new president, Jean-Claude Juncker, has comfortably survived a no-confidence vote brought over news that Luxembourg had lured multinational businesses with super-low tax rates during his period as prime minister.

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  10. EU's Juncker survives no-confidence vote over tax dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Thanh Nein News

    European Commission President, Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker addresses the European Parliament to present a plan on growth, jobs and investment, in Strasbourg, November 26, 2014. The European Commission's new president, Jean-Claude Juncker, comfortably survived a no-confidence vote on Thursday brought over news that Luxembourg had lured multinational businesses with super low tax rates during his period as prime minister.

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  11. European Union grants budget laggards more time to meet deficit rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... found at risk of overspending included Malta, Austria and Portugal. By contrast, the budgets of Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and Slovakia were all given the green light. Hopes for economic recovery in the eurozone were dashed as ...

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  12. European lawmakers send 'strong message' to Google: Split ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The Raw Story

    ... The parliament debate comes as the commission, the EU's executive arm, begins a new five-year term, with former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker at its helm. The new competition commissioner, Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, has said she would ...

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  13. EU's Juncker survives vote over the Luxleaks scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The China Post

    ... against it and 88 abstained. The motion focused on revelations from a journalistic investigation that showed Luxembourg gave tax deals to dozens of global firms during Juncker's 19 years as prime minister of the tiny duchy. The motion was filed by ...

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  14. MEPs stage protest inside European Parliament but Juncker survives...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... stage protest inside European Parliament but Juncker survives no-confidence vote over tax deals done while he was Luxembourg PM European Commission boss Jean-Claude Juncker has today survived a no-confidence vote over the 'Luxleaks' tax scandal - ...

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  15. Euro Parliament backs breaking-up of GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | The China Post

    ... The parliament debate falls as the commission, the EU's executive arm, begins a new five year term, with former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker at its helm. The new competition commissioner, Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, has said she would ...

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  16. Farage's Anti-EU Movement Fails to Oust Juncker CommissionRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Bloomberg

    The main target was the commission's new president, Jean-Claude Juncker, who came under attack earlier this month when a journalists' group disclosed that Luxembourg helped more than 340 companies shave tax bills during his time as prime minister there.

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  17. The frustrating reality of having Ukip represent the UK's interests in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | New Statesman

    ... even turn up. The Luxleaks scandal is very worrying - under Juncker's watch as Prime Minister, it looks like Luxembourg arranged at least 300 secret deals with multi-national companies to help them avoid tax - and he must be held to account for ...

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  18. Juncker emerges stronger from Luxleaks censure motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... in spite of his role in controversial corporate tax avoidance schemes during his long tenure as prime minister of Luxembourg. The surprise is that this time, Juncker obtained wider support than on 22 October, when MEPs approved his Commission, two ...

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  19. EU Parliament votes to break up GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... The parliament debate falls as the commission, the EU's executive arm, begins a new five-year term, with former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker at its helm. The new competition commissioner, Denmark's Margrethe Vestager, has said she would ...

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  20. Luxembourg PM slams EU single tax plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Jean-Claude Juncker, Bettel's predecessor and new European Commission president, is under pressure after it was revealed that Luxembourg authorities agreed hundreds of tax deals to major companies, including Pepsi and Ikea, while Juncker was premier. File photo of Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel at a European Union summit at the EU headquarters in Brussels.

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