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

Country NameLuxembourg (Luxembourg/Lëtzebuerg)
Country CodeLUX
Capital CityLuxembourg [Luxemburg/Lëtzebuerg]
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/Lëtzebuerg], Luxembourg     (population 80700)

Luxembourg's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionSat, 30 Apr 2016 01:26:15 -0700
Rockhal: Luxembourg rocked against cancer

(JB) 1980s rock sensation Midge Ure shared his back catalogue of hits with a Luxembourg crowd at a charity concert on Friday. The Ultravox singer headlined at the fourth edition of the Rock Against Cancer event at the Rockhal where hundreds turned out ...   read full story


Publisher: The InterceptWed, 27 Apr 2016 12:33:48 -0700
Luxembourg Puts Journalist and Whistleblowers On Trial for Ruining Its ...

LUXEMBOURG IS TRYING to throw two French whistleblowers and a journalist in prison for their role in the ?LuxLeaks? exposé that revealed the tiny country's outsized role in enabling corporate tax avoidance. The trial of Antoine Deltour and Raphael ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: VICE NewsTue, 26 Apr 2016 10:05:50 -0700
The Whistleblowers Behind the LuxLeaks Scandal Are On Trial In Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: The GuardianTue, 26 Apr 2016 10:03:45 -0700
Luxleaks trial of tax whistleblowers begins in Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: FRANCE 24Mon, 25 Apr 2016 05:05:44 -0700
LuxLeaks whistleblower trial begins in Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: ReutersMon, 25 Apr 2016 08:32:59 -0700
Accountants, journalist face tax leaks trial in Luxembourg read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 28 Apr 2016 06:07:30 -0700
AMBER Alert: Missing child rapid alert system now active in Luxembourg

(JB) A system to rapidly share information about missing and endangered children and help find them is now fully operational in Luxembourg as of Thursday. Luxembourg Police have now put in place processes to enable the force to be part of ?Amber Alert ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionFri, 29 Apr 2016 02:50:08 -0700
Spotify Playlist: Preview of concerts for Luxembourg in May

I know it doesn't feel like it but we're well into spring and with May just round the corner, hopefully we'll soon be able to put away those winter coats and enjoy a leisurely walk to the great host of gigs coming up in Luxembourg.   read full story

Luxembourg Tweets

From @Naomi_Fowler on Sat Apr 30 12:51:01 EDT 2016 On Luxembourg?s contribution to financial instability, using the Iceland example https://t.co/hqioeelmCl via @TaxJusticeNet
From @PhatPhillie on Sat Apr 30 12:50:44 EDT 2016 RT @blackouthiphop: New post: Tonight: Phat Phillie & Bizzo Bodega Rockin? in Luxembourg (https://t.co/2D3onk10Oj)
From @ValRie84 on Sat Apr 30 12:50:18 EDT 2016 Happy bday @Stevie_Music ;) #savage slay ;) wooooo all the best from Luxembourg. Xo
From @June16StartUp40 on Sat Apr 30 12:50:10 EDT 2016 @FabienAmoretti What is the percentage of women led and controlled #Space #FinTech startups in Luxembourg?
From @draim_jobs on Sat Apr 30 12:50:00 EDT 2016 Luxembourg - #EIB - Junior Data Governance Officer - https://t.co/TcaUFNrOOe
From @JulieJufaer on Sat Apr 30 12:46:58 EDT 2016 RT @nuage_d_hiver: (c) Doisneau, Jardin du Luxembourg, 1951 #Paris https://t.co/cJ6k3euakZ
From @JulieJufaer on Sat Apr 30 12:46:44 EDT 2016 RT @nuage_d_hiver: Henri Matisse - Le Jardin du Luxembourg, 1902 https://t.co/D7HQcvTLC1
From @draim_jobs on Sat Apr 30 12:45:41 EDT 2016 Luxembourg - #Pictet - Employé/e administratif archiviste (m/f) ? CDD 12 mois - https://t.co/olKdhpxsbb
From @NoemiieBnl on Sat Apr 30 12:44:45 EDT 2016 RT @TopEventLux: Bob Morley est très excité de vous rencontrer ! L'êtes-vous ? @WildpipM ? #BMHB #Luxembourg https://t.co/08rvRExkhD
From @YaPasDeSouci on Sat Apr 30 12:43:21 EDT 2016 RT @MarietteVachon: Rappel de 2014 #Bombardier --->. Les secrets de Bombardier au Luxembourg https://t.co/t8ggMPThbe
From @CamyMustHaveBob on Sat Apr 30 12:42:53 EDT 2016 RT @TopEventLux: Bob Morley est très excité de vous rencontrer ! L'êtes-vous ? @WildpipM ? #BMHB #Luxembourg https://t.co/08rvRExkhD
From @mimivoy on Sat Apr 30 12:42:40 EDT 2016 RT @MarietteVachon: Rappel de 2014 #Bombardier --->. Les secrets de Bombardier au Luxembourg https://t.co/t8ggMPThbe
From @CoficomTrustLux on Sat Apr 30 12:42:26 EDT 2016 Luxembourg ? Belgium: Tax Treaty - CONVENTION BETWEEN BELGIUM AND LUXEMBOURG FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBLE... https://t.co/63aHO1LLLk