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  1. [Focus] Yesterday's VIPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | EUobserver

    ... derica Mogherini, Italy's foreign minister, took over from Ashton. Barroso was replaced by Jean-Claude Juncker, a Luxembourg politician and veteran of the EU scene. All three brought a different flavour to the posts. They appear


  2. 'The Crowd'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Back Stage

    ... Pompidou, Paris; Kanazawa Museum of the 21st Century, Japan; Musee D'Art Moderne de le Ville de Paris; Musee du Luxembourg, Luxembourg; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate Modern, London; Irish Museum of ...


  3. [Focus] LuxLeaks: An opportunity?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | EUobserver

    Our newsletters are sent in standard text/plain format, we protect your email address and you can easily unsubscribe from the newsletter at any point. Just one week into his job as European Commission president, Jean-Claude Juncker was broadsided by a series of newspaper articles outlining the depth and breadth of corporate tax avoidance schemes in Luxembourg.


  4. East Asia didn't go to war in 2014. It won't do so in 2015 either. Here's why.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... rising power rivals an established ruling power, trouble ensues." In early 2013, the then prime minister of Luxembourg, Jean-Claude Juncker, warned that 2013 was looking dangerously like 1913. The Economist also warned at the end of 2013, "A century ...


  5. Ex-Anglo Irish official Matt Moran lands job with PwC in LuxembourgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 |

    The former chief financial officer of bust Anglo Irish Bank has landed a senior job with controversial accounting giant Pricewaterhouse Coopers . Matt Moran recently joined PwC Luxembourg as a "corporate finance partner", according to a previously unreported statement released in November.


  6. Latvia assumes EU's rotating presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | B92

    ... - an 18-meter tall Christmas tree that was decorated and placed in the main square of the capital of Belgium. Luxembourg will be the next country presiding over the EU for six months, starting in July. VIENNA -- The Organization for Security and ...


  7. Will Snap Elections Bring Greece's Syriza into Power?Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... fierce negative campaign, fought not only by New Democracy but by the financial markets and European leaders like Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker and Germany's Wolfgang Schauble, who for some reason feel entitled to tell Greeks how to vote. Then it ...


  8. Traces of the Cold War echo across Europe: 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 |

    ... hundreds of big-name corporations like Pepsi, IKEA and FedEx had secured secret deals with the authorities in Luxembourg when Juncker was Prime Minister and Finance Minister, saving them billions of dollars in global taxes at the expense of public ...


  9. Darrell Delamaide's Political Capital: 'Radical' Greece is giving the EU a lesson in democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... well what a wrong election result would mean for Greece and the eurozone." Excuse me? Since when does a former Luxembourg prime minister who facilitated corporate tax avoidance in neighboring countries as a way to further his own country's ...


  10. cas_muddeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... European leaders to warn about their ascendance, and the new president of the European Commission , the former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker, has not disappointed. Before the European elections of May 2014, eagerly anticipating his ...


  11. What's more effective at creating jobs and driving investment,...Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Slugger O'Toole

    ... FDI of 3.8% of GDP. The even more notable aspect to this graph are the three outliers: Belgium, Ireland and Luxembourg. These countries have managed to attract spectacular amounts of investment, with Luxembourg attracting an incredible 42.1% of GDP ...


  12. Juncker warns mainstream parties against imitating populismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... you have to stand in front of them. Not walk away or run after them." Juncker, who was prime minister of Luxembourg from 1995 to 2013, also blames the three Dutch mainstream parties for the Dutch 'No' in a referendum on the European treaty in 2005. ...


  13. The Economist: Poles and Romanians occupy most positions in junior...Read the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Nine O'Clock

    ... France 11. German influence in commissioners' private offices ( cabinets ) has risen in the new commission led by Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker (whose chief of cabinet is German). Germany is also seen as dominant in the European Parliament," ...


  14. European Union boss Juncker wrong on Dutch referendumRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    After more than 300 companies secured secret deals from Luxembourg to slash their tax bills, Commission President and former Luxembourg Prime Minister , Jean-Claude Juncker , was asked on Wednesday if there wasn't a conflict of interest since he took over as chief of the EU executive . Juncker said that such a question deserved a long answer, but that in any case, the Commission was perfectly in its right to investigate, and that he would not interfere in the work of the Commissioner in charge of competition, Margrethe Vestager.


  15. 2014: A difficult year for the EURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... The European Commission's new president, Jean-Claude Juncker, defended his record as prime minister of Luxembourg, amid mounting calls for his resignation over a brewing tax evasion scandal. (12.11.2014) The French problem has yet another facet. ...


  16. Luxembourg, US leaders commemorate Battle of the BulgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Aerotech News And Review

    U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges, left, Robert Mandell and U.S. Air Force Gen. Frank Gorenc salute a wreath during the 70th anniversary ceremony of the Battle of the Bulge Dec. 16, 2014, at the Luxembourg American Military Cemetery in Luxembourg.


  17. Leasinvest Real Estate leases anticipatively 100% of the building...Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 |

    On 19 December 2014 Leasinvest Real Estate, via its 100% subsidiary Leasinvest Immo Lux, has concluded a pre-letting agreement for 100% of the prestigious office building Royal20, located Boulevard Royal in the centre of the city of Luxembourg. The rental contract has been concluded with the Luxembourg branch of the China Merchants Bank Co., Ltd., the 6 largest bank of China in assets scale.


  18. President congratulates EU chief, invites him to TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has extended an invitation Jean-Claude Juncker to visit Turkey, as he called to congratulate the EU chief over his "new" post after being elected head of the European Commission back in July. Erdogan initiated a telephone conversation with Juncker and congratulated him for taking over as president of the European Commission and wished him success, sources from the president's office told the state-run Anadolu Agency late on Dec. 22. Both Erdogan, who served as Turkey's prime minister from early 2003 until being elected president in August, and Juncker, Luxembourg's former prime minister, underlined their "friendship," the sources said, speaking on the condition of anonymity.


  19. Opinion: Reforms are still possible ... but they take timeRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | NBR Newsroom

    Jean-Claude Juncker, the new president of the European Commission and former long-serving Luxembourg prime minister, is well known for his political manoeuvrings. He famously once said, "When it becomes serious, you have to lie."


  20. Actavis 8-K Shows $1B Revolving Credit Facility Replacing Existing...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Benzinga

    On December 17, 2014, Actavis plc, a public limited company incorporated under the laws of Ireland , and certain of its subsidiaries entered into a second amendment agreement among Actavis, Warner Chilcott Limited, a Bermuda exempted company , Warner Chilcott Finance, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company , Actavis WC 2 S.a r.l., a private limited liability company incorporated under the laws of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg , Warner Chilcott Company, LLC, a limited liability company organized under the laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico , Warner Chilcott Corporation, a Delaware corporation , Bank of America, N.A., as administrative agent, and the lenders party thereto.