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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 EditionTue, 16 Sep 2014 06:52:30 -0700
Labour costs rise: Luxembourg's highest-paying job sector is...

(CS) Employees in financial services and insurance earn the highest wages in Luxembourg, a Statec report has found, while the average labour cost rose 2.3 percent per year between 2008 and 2012. The average labour cost in 2012 was 33.91 euros per ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionMon, 15 Sep 2014 07:26:15 -0700
Lux Freeport in the spotlight: Luxembourg's new 50m-euro maximum security vault

Luxembourg will take another big leap into the world of logistics on Wednesday, September 17, when it opens the Luxembourg Freeport at Findel Airport. The 50-million-euro maximum security vault for the storage and trading of valuables will eventually ...   read full story


Publisher: XinhuaTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700
ICBC to clear RMB business in Luxembourg

BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Luxembourg branch of China's largest lender, ICBC, has been appointed as a clearing bank for renminbi business in the European country, the Chinese central bank said on Tuesday. The People's Bank of China (PBOC) ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: GlobalCapitalTue, 16 Sep 2014 08:56:15 -0700
ICBC appointed RMB clearing bank in Luxembourg, RQFII quota expected read full story
Publisher: ReutersTue, 16 Sep 2014 02:11:15 -0700
China appoints ICBC as yuan clearing bank in Luxembourg read full story
Publisher: Kuwait News AgencyTue, 16 Sep 2014 04:26:15 -0700
China designates Industrial and Commercial Bank as Renminbi clearing bank in ... read full story
Publisher: MSN NZ NewsTue, 16 Sep 2014 09:07:30 -0700
ICBC to clear yuan transactions read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionTue, 16 Sep 2014 05:11:15 -0700
English language education in state schools: Luxembourg's newest international ...

?It's enabled us to become much more of an international school. We've 60 different nationalities. It's typical to have more nationalities (in Luxembourg) but I think 60 is a lot,? English Class coordinator Chris Chapman told wort.lu/en. The Year 7 ...   read full story

Luxembourg Tweets

From @rthk_enews on Tue Sep 16 15:27:31 EDT 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:15:52 +0800 ICBC to clear Luxembourg yuan trade http://t.co/bMvY3g50SK
From @rthkgc_e on Tue Sep 16 15:27:15 EDT 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:15:52 +0800 ICBC to clear Luxembourg yuan trade http://t.co/N05XciUsWF
From @abeigont on Tue Sep 16 15:27:10 EDT 2014 New QSO:EA1CIU->LX/PA9JO (Luxembourg) SSB 40m 1389km #hrdlognet
From @lwordgal74 on Tue Sep 16 15:24:54 EDT 2014 @scamadviser no i havent, says its based in Luxembourg, i wrotw to them in danish, as im living here, but wrote back in english and never
From @W4_Jobs_in_LUX on Tue Sep 16 15:24:24 EDT 2014 #Internship Revenue #Management Sofitel Luxembourg (#job) wanted in #Luxembourg. #Accor http://t.co/zRN8xBJhUx
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From @deincoupon on Tue Sep 16 15:24:22 EDT 2014 Firmen und Privatpersonen erhalten einen exclusiven Service u. die passende Technik- Bürosysteme Krier in Luxembourg http://t.co/oDa1fAOrJe
From @rthkfin_e on Tue Sep 16 15:24:05 EDT 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 03:15:52 +0800 ICBC to clear Luxembourg yuan trade http://t.co/UcniFv4E2Q
From @soyez_malin on Tue Sep 16 15:24:01 EDT 2014 #PC portable #Compaq 15-A013NF en promo chez #Auchan #Luxembourg #informatique http://t.co/DRQdAXla0U http://t.co/3a9LkFsBHc
From @WorldCompanies on Tue Sep 16 15:21:15 EDT 2014 CHRYSDI, s.à r.l. - Luxembourg at http://t.co/sQbI1UacJ9 #Luxembourg #B67127 #CHRYSDI
From @RapRap_pido on Tue Sep 16 15:20:29 EDT 2014 ?@NetflixFR: Oui. Netflix est bien sans contrat ni engagement. PS : ne cherche pas d'astérisque. *domicilié à Luxembourg o_O
From @hkcitizennews on Tue Sep 16 15:20:24 EDT 2014 News: ICBC to clear Luxembourg yuan trade . #hk #hknews
From @Boergdahl on Tue Sep 16 15:19:04 EDT 2014 Jardin du Luxembourg... http://t.co/Wjd9XcG7ZY
From @osnapitzIouis on Tue Sep 16 15:19:02 EDT 2014 @styIestore au Luxembourg à Paris :)
From @SherSustainable on Tue Sep 16 15:18:49 EDT 2014 20% reduction in non-ETS emissions by 2020 is joint highest target among member states; Denmark &Luxembourg have the same target. #GreenIre