Luxembourg Newswire (Page 13)

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  1. Centralized control devastated Europe, now it threatens U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... direction, grabbing more and more authority for the center. The new president of the European Commission, Luxembourg's Jean-Claude Juncker, wants tax harmonization, debt pooling and a continent-wide minimum wage - as well, naturally, as a single ...

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  2. Margaret Hodge to grill PwC and Shire over tax avoidance in Public Accounts CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | The Independent

    ... powerful Public Accounts Committee following reports last month that multinational corporations advised by PwC Luxembourg had saved millions in tax by channelling money through the grand duchy. The affair has threatened to undermine the European ...

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  3. 'A profound experience': Leir Luxembourg Program alumni reunite on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Scarlet

    Uwe Gertz expected perhaps 80 to 100 attendees at the reunion of the Henry J. Leir Luxembourg Program-Clark University on Nov. 1. But the turnout exceeded all expectations, necessitating a change of venue from Dana Commons to the Higgins University Center to accommodate more than 160 people - one of them traveling from London - for an evening of celebration and reminiscences. The event included a reception and a dinner in Tilton Hall, a panel discussion, and an address by The Honorable Jean-Paul Senninger, the secretary general of Luxembourg's Council of Ministries and the former ambassador to the United States.

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  4. Cameron's European problems come to a headRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in its ranks. But there is no love lost between Cameron and Barroso's successor, the blunt-speaking former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker. Cameron tried to block Juncker from getting the job, saying he was too federalist at a time ...

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  5. EU parliament delves into LuxLeaks scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | West Australian

    The European parliament ordered reports delving into tax evasion Thursday, a contentious topic after the "Luxleaks" scandal that has embroiled EU commission head and former Luxembourg premier Jean-Claude Juncker. A journalistic investigation using thousands of leaked files revealed last month that Luxembourg allowed hundreds of top companies to enjoy tax breaks while Juncker was prime minister.

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  6. John Major's important EU warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Worcester News

    ... as a tax haven. Mr Juncker has faced calls to resign the EU's presidency over concessions given for tax deals in Luxembourg during the 18 years he was P.M. Mr Juncker denies this saying there is nothing in his past indicating that his intentions ...

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  7. Pro-Juncker coalition blocks committee of inquiry on LuxleaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... to disagree over how to respond to the revelations of systematic tax evasion by numerous multinationals based in Luxembourg. The Commission has announced new legislative initiatives to fight tax evasion, but the measures available to the European ...

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  8. Henri Malosse: 'We aim for better regulations on par with the needs of civil society'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... actors, such as development agencies, (and) chambers of commerce among others. Following the revelation of Luxembourg tax deals, do you think Jean-Claude Juncker is still the right person to lead the Commission, and take Europe out of the crisis? - ...

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  9. DGAP-News: Stabilus S.A.: Stabilus S.A. achieved record sales and...Read the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Stabilus GmbH Stabilus S.A. Wallersheimer Weg 100 2, rue Albert Borschette 56070 Koblenz L-1246 Luxembourg Germany Luxembourg A comprehensive annual report with detailed notes will be published on 15 December 2014. About Stabilus As a ...

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  10. [Opinion] Juncker's shadow BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... served as a blueprint for President Juncker's fund. It smells like the trickeries invented by tax havens such as Luxembourg, which make their business by depriving other countries of their tax revenues. And it recalls the practices of Europe's ...

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  11. Tusk takes up EU post, tells Russia to get out of UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | EUobserver

    ... proposals - the so-called "energy union" - to reduce gas dependence on Russia. His deputy chef de cabinet is Luxembourg's Andre Gillissen, who has, since 2002, worked on drafting the EU summit texts which leaders agree. His top economic aide is ...

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  12. Germany, France and Italy urge EU to write common corporate tax lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... ensuring that everyone pays their fair share of tax to the state where profits are generated," said the letter. Luxembourg is defending itself against allegations of sweetheart deals between multinationals and tax authorities. New European ...

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  13. Germany, France, Italy Press EU to End Company Tax DealsRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Bloomberg

    ... became a lightning rod after revelations that he helped more than 340 companies reduce their tax bill when he was Luxembourg's prime minister. The proposal by the finance ministers of the three biggest euro-area economies to Economic and Tax ...

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  14. Eleven EU nations call for cleaner air, less wasteRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Reuters

    ... on clean air and resource efficiency. Environment ministers from Belgium, Cyprus, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden wrote in the letter to Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and his team that the ...

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  15. Strategic Partnership in the European Cybersecurity market: ITrust France and EBRC join forcesRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | PR Log

    The creator of the Ikare solution, ITrust France, and EBRC, leader in Information Management and critical infrastructures, join forces in offering the best service and technology in Vulnerability Management and Security Services. PRLog - Dec. 1, 2014 - LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg -- "There is much to do, given the potential and expectations of the French, Belgian and Luxembourg markets, so ITrust chose EBRC, an important partner trusted in terms of its skills, proximity and notoriety.

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  16. EuroTrash Andy MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | PezCycling News

    ... from Tour director Christian Prudhomme, but not the SA vres porcelain vase. The presentation was arranged by Luxembourg's minister for foreign affairs, Jean Asselborn, who said: "After he was disqualified, Contador never handed back the trophy. In ...

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  17. Russia calls for end to sanctions as EU targets Ukraine separatists : November 30, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... only possibility is sanctions ... You have to take sanctions that produce an effect," Juncker told RTL radio in Luxembourg, his home country. "One has to maintain those sanctions as long as, on the ground, we do not see Russian gestures aimed at ...

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  18. Russia offers to drop sanctions if EU reciprocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... as long as, on the ground, we do not see Russian gestures aimed at pacifying the region," he told media in Luxembourg, his home country. Russian President Vladimir Putin has called the break-up of the old Soviet republic a tragedy and has pushed to ...

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  19. Moscow urges West to lift sanctions as EU targets separatistsRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... only possibility is sanctions ... You have to take sanctions that produce an effect," Juncker told RTL radio in Luxembourg, his home country. "One has to maintain those sanctions as long as, on the ground, we do not see Russian gestures aimed at ...

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  20. EU gives France extra 3 months to fix budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... 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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