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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: Business InsiderSun, 24 May 2015 14:00:00 -0700
Amazon is no longer funneling its revenue through Luxembourg after major EU ...

European Union antitrust regulators opened an investigation into Amazon's tax-minimizing arrangements with Luxembourg in October. The investigation focuses on whether Luxembourg broke EU state aid rules by agreeing to a deal which allows Amazon to ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: Irish TimesSun, 24 May 2015 23:33:45 -0700
Amazon to stop funnelling taxes through Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: The IndependentFri, 22 May 2015 15:18:45 -0700
Amazon starts paying corporation tax for UK sales in Britain, not Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionSun, 24 May 2015 07:15:00 -0700
Newspaper report: Amazon now paying tax on German sales in Germany, not ... read full story
Publisher: Ars Technica UK (blog)Mon, 25 May 2015 06:37:12 -0700
Amazon is now paying full UK tax, rather than booking sales in Luxembourg read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionSat, 23 May 2015 04:28:55 -0700
Koll An Aktioun festival 23 & 24 May: Coming to Luxembourg - 'We Have Band ...

It actually, genuinely really is a really good thing to get Luxembourg because we've only been once before, I think it was in 2009, so most places, you know it's always exciting to go to a new place but actually when I saw Luxembourg on the schedule I ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionMon, 25 May 2015 05:45:00 -0700
Sunday afternoon: Spate of 4 motorbike accidents in 1 hour across Luxembourg

In just one hour across Luxembourg, a spate of no less than four motorbike accidents were reported according to a police report issued on Monday. It began with a rider travelling between Bour and Mersch at about 3.30pm losing control of his motorbike.   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionMon, 25 May 2015 01:03:45 -0700
Moselle region: Visitors toast Luxembourg vineyards at "Wine, Taste, Enjoy"

Saturday and Sunday in the Moselle region of Luxembourg saw the opening of vineyards and wine cellars to the public as part of the ?Wine, Taste, Enjoy? programme, with great success it seems. Right up until 7pm on Sunday wineries and distilleries could ...   read full story

Luxembourg Tweets

From @MasoodQasmi on Tue May 26 03:24:45 EDT 2015 RT @FT: Amazon to book UK sales in Britain not Luxembourg, bringing revenues in 3rd biggest market in reach of taxman http://t.co/ubZGAWCOb1
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From @5Min_Luxembourg on Tue May 26 03:20:28 EDT 2015 Amazon modifie ses pratiques fiscales et va payer ses impôts en France http://t.co/RggmifEp87
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Tue May 26 03:20:28 EDT 2015 L'UMP devient Les Républicains... ou pas: la justice se prononce http://t.co/MUcmP1mOhi
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Tue May 26 03:20:28 EDT 2015 Mort de B.B King: une enquête ouverte pour homicide http://t.co/WbS94BFcKg
From @jskipper on Tue May 26 03:20:25 EDT 2015 First breakfast in Luxembourg. Beautiful! https://t.co/Wne6PpOIrV
From @MoiraBenigson on Tue May 26 03:19:37 EDT 2015 RT @FT: Amazon to book UK sales in Britain not Luxembourg, bringing revenues in 3rd biggest market in reach of taxman http://t.co/ubZGAWCOb1
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From @lessentiel on Tue May 26 03:17:02 EDT 2015 La Jukowo récompense les dessins de Matteo Falone http://t.co/4LGRRch6ag #Differdange #Luxembourg http://t.co/0Uhmpoce3M
From @SigridKJacobsen on Tue May 26 03:16:56 EDT 2015 Sensasjon! Amazon skal begynne å betale skatt i europeiske land, istedenfor å kanalisere alt gjennom Luxembourg. http://t.co/q5ibeerOZd
From @gaylestokes on Tue May 26 03:16:50 EDT 2015 RT @FT: Amazon to book UK sales in Britain not Luxembourg, bringing revenues in 3rd biggest market in reach of taxman http://t.co/ubZGAWCOb1
From @DavidJ_Roberts on Tue May 26 03:16:44 EDT 2015 RT @bidcompass007: #London to #Luxembourg #Netherlands to #Newcastle international #bidwriting #bidmanagement #winbids #wintenders @Bespoke?