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Complete details about Luxembourg in Europe with capital city Luxembourg [Luxemburg/LŽtzebuerg]

Country NameLuxembourg (Luxembourg/LŽtzebuerg)
Country CodeLUX
Capital CityLuxembourg [Luxemburg/LŽtzebuerg]
ContinentEurope
RegionWestern Europe
Independence Year1867
Population435700
Surface Area2586.0
Life Expectancy77.1 years
GNP16321.0 (old 15519.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

French [official]     (4.2%)
German [official]     (2.3%)
Italian     (4.6%)
Luxembourgish [official]     (64.4%)
Portuguese     (13.0%)

Major Cities

Luxembourg [Luxemburg/LŽtzebuerg], Luxembourg     (population 80700)

Luxembourg's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Wall Street JournalSun, 27 Jul 2014 12:24:29 -0700
Luxembourg Covets Offshore Trade in China's Yuan

In tiny Luxembourg, ancient castles and churches stand in the view of glistening tower blocks, the modern cathedrals of a financial sector that has benefited from the Grand Duchy's proximity to some of Europe's largest economies. Now, the small nation ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: Institutional Investor (subscription)Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:56:15 -0700
Luxembourg Angles to Become Europe's Financial Gateway to China read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 31 Jul 2014 09:18:45 -0700
Public transport uptake rising in Luxembourg

Public transport uptake in Luxembourg grew by 50 percent over a 12-year period, with journey numbers doubling in the capital. According to the latest report by the International Association of Public Transport (UTIP), nearly 92.5 million journeys were ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 31 Jul 2014 01:26:15 -0700
Touch rugby: Luxembourg sends youngest squad to European Touch ...

The 2014 tournament, which takes place from August 6 to 10, marks the second time that Luxembourg Touch has competed in a European Championship. In 2012, the club sent a Senior mixed and Men's Over 40s team to the European Championship in ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 31 Jul 2014 07:32:58 -0700
Snapshot of Luxembourg's banking sector

The number of banks registered in Luxembourg totalled 147 last year, a rise on 2012 (141). New arrivals to the sector in 2013 included BEMO Europe, Hauck & Aufhšuser Privatbankiers Niederlassung Luxemburg, Standard Chartered Bank, China ...   read full story

Luxembourg Tweets

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From @CultureLu on Fri Aug 01 07:45:35 EDT 2014 RT @Wort_EN: Could a new @filmfundlux export aid help make #Luxembourg films more popular abroad? - https://t.co/FqKOwF6XAv
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From @_rawrMalik on Fri Aug 01 07:40:55 EDT 2014 @Dirah1612 haha sorry *where? I'm from luxembourg
From @ColdChainPharma on Fri Aug 01 07:40:30 EDT 2014 Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy and Foreign Trade's Daniel Liebermann on #ColdChain and Globalisation http://t.co/Bfo401Pu2E
From @Anna_SSW on Fri Aug 01 07:40:18 EDT 2014 I don't want go home! :'( #luxembourg #makemehappy :-)
From @cliffrdhugs on Fri Aug 01 07:40:18 EDT 2014 @moonIightIou you did realise that theres written luxembourg on louis's shirt didnt you
From @Bantikandi on Fri Aug 01 07:37:55 EDT 2014 TOP 10 RICHEST COUNTRIES IN THE WORLD :- 1.Qatar. GDP (Per Capita $) : 102,768.60. 2. Luxembourg. GDP (Per Capita... http://t.co/eA8MWD4zxh
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