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  1. Georgieva teaches Juncker college a masterclassRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... the office for infrastructure and logistics in Brussels (OIB), the office for infrastructure and logistics in Luxembourg (OIL), the European Personnel Selection Office (EPSO) and the European School of Administration (EUAS). The fact remains that ...

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  2. Hill Faces Second Grilling in Parliament on EU Finance PostRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... office on Nov. 1. The EU Parliament can veto the team proposed by Jean-Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg who is set to lead the next commission, and the assembly has a track record of using a veto threat to weed out nominees it ...

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  3. Moscovici in charge of budgets seen prompting EU deficits debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | EKathimerini

    ... Parliament can veto the full 28-member commission proposed by Jean-Claude Juncker, a former prime minister of Luxembourg who is slated to lead the new European Commission, the EU's executive arm, starting next month. It cannot veto individual ...

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  4. France's Moscovici struggles to convince EU lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | West Australian

    ... we will be much tougher. We were so kind with the other political groups until now." Claude Turmes, a Green from Luxembourg, spoke of a "dirty game behind the scenes" in which the right was blocking a committee vote that could kill off Arias ...

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  5. MEPs hold up confirmation of Lord HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... we will be much tougher. We were so kind with the other political groups until now." Claude Turmes, a Green from Luxembourg, spoke of a "dirty game behind the scenes" in which the right was blocking a committee vote that could kill off Arias CaA ...

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  6. New EU executive runs into trouble in parliamentRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Reuters

    ... we will be much tougher. We were so kind with the other political groups until now." Claude Turmes, a Green from Luxembourg, spoke of a "dirty game behind the scenes" in which the right was blocking a committee vote that could kill off Arias ...

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  7. DGAP-News: Grand City Properties S.A.,: considers the various options ...Read the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... is a public limited liability company (socit anonyme) incorporated under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, having its registered office at 24, Avenue Victor Hugo , L 1750 Luxembourg and being registered with the Luxembourg trade and ...

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  8. Incoming EC President Jean-Claude Juncker to visit AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | EKathimerini

    Incoming European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is expected to visit Athens on Friday, the Commission's press office confirmed on Wednesday. The former prime minister of Luxembourg and Eurogroup president is scheduled to have a working lunch with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.

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  9. FACTBOX-EU Commission nominees face grillings in parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... Bratusek 1630-1930 Ansip Mogherini TUESDAY, OCT 7 0700-1000 Katainen Timmermans PRESIDENT JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER Luxembourg, centre-right, 59. Prime minister for 19 years. Confirmed in office by parliament after nomination by state leaders in July over ...

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  10. Fiat deal with Luxembourg seen illegal by EURead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | INAUTONEWS

    According to a statement from the European Commission, a tax break accord negotiated between a subsidiary of the Italian carmaker Fiat SpA and Luxembourg could be in fact an illegal form of state assistance. Inside a 33-page letter sent from the offices of EU Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia to the Luxembourg government explains the reasons the Commission is following with its investigation into a 2012 deal to have a transfer pricing arrangement for Fiat Finance and Trade Ltd. "At present, the Commission has no evidence indicating that the measure in question could be considered as compatible with the [EU's] internal market," said the letter.

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  11. UK 'about a thousand times' more important to Cameron than EURead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... those markets we want a say over the rules. UK Prime Minister David Cameron waged a campaign to block the former Luxembourg Prime Minister and EU veteran Jean-Claude Juncker from becoming the next President of the European Commission. Juncker was ...

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

    Sep 30, 2014 | 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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  13. London City Ties Seen Drawing Frosty EU Welcome for HillRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | 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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  14. EU telecoms nominee on net neutralityRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | 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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  15. Why Cameron's Envoy to Brussels May Get - Frosty' WelcomeRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | 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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  16. EU regulator pushes inquiry on tax dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | 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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  17. EU telecoms nominee stands up for net neutralityRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | 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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  18. French wary of 'fake money' in EU's a 300bn investment planRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | 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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  19. [EUobserved] The slow, torturous route to 'hearings'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | 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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  20. BOCHK Asset Management Limited and Citi Jointly Launch Renminbi High Yield Bond UCITS FundRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | 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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