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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 EditionFri, 21 Nov 2014 04:56:15 -0800
3000 Europeans fighting in Syria: Portuguese national from Luxembourg joins ISIL

(CS) A Portuguese national from Luxembourg has reportedly joined terror organisation ISIL in Syria, according to weekly paper ?Contacto?. Fighting under the name Abu Muhadjir Al Purtughali, the son of Portuguese immigrants is said to have been in Syria ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 20 Nov 2014 02:07:30 -0800
Luxembourg nationality most popular with Belgians: Who is applying for ...

The number of people acquiring dual Luxembourg nationality has soared, allowing the Grand Duchy to retain the top spot in Europe for its per capita rate. According to the latest Eurostat report, Luxembourg granted citizenship to 4,700 people in 2012 ...   read full story


Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionFri, 21 Nov 2014 06:15:00 -0800
?Crème Fraîche?: Could you be Luxembourg's next Oscar winner?

(CS) On the look-out for Luxembourg's freshest film talent, the national youth service SNJ, together with the ?Centre National de l'Audiovisuel? and the Discovery Zone film festival, has launched the latest edition of the ?Crème Fraîche? script and ...   read full story


Publisher: The IndependentThu, 20 Nov 2014 18:03:45 -0800
Jean-Claude Juncker's Luxembourg tax haven problem

They seem unlikely bedfellows, but as Jean-Claude Juncker comes under increasing pressure over his generous approach to corporate tax when he was prime minister of Luxembourg, the new president of the European Commission may be able to count on ...   read full story

Related news/stories

Publisher: EurActivThu, 20 Nov 2014 07:44:09 -0800
Vestager says will use 'Luxleaks' documents in EU tax probe read full story
Publisher: EUobserverThu, 20 Nov 2014 10:10:59 -0800
EU commission will use LuxLeaks for new cases read full story
Publisher: Mintpress News (registration) (blog)Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:11:15 -0800
Head Of World's Biggest Economic Bloc Facing Calls To Resign Over 'Magical ... read full story
Publisher: The Local DenmarkFri, 21 Nov 2014 03:01:45 -0800
EU commissioner to use Luxleaks docs read full story
Publisher: Luxemburger Wort - English EditionThu, 20 Nov 2014 08:18:45 -0800
"Market information": EU to use LuxLeaks documents in tax probe read full story
Publisher: San Bernardino County SunThu, 20 Nov 2014 17:41:15 -0800
Document leaks put the EU's new chief in the hot seat read full story

Luxembourg Tweets

From @Divyne_Bbtt on Fri Nov 21 13:48:44 EST 2014 Demain je vais au Luxembourg ppr >>>>
From @JobSearchLU on Fri Nov 21 13:48:33 EST 2014 RT @theintlwanderer: In the news: Luxembourg: the place for the career expat http://t.co/4cIB9tP95h #expat #career #jobs #luxembourg http:/?
From @muuficom on Fri Nov 21 13:47:33 EST 2014 ...company operates around the world, including the United Kingdom, Luxembourg,... Friends Life Group Limited #FLG.L #Aviva #luxleaks to..
From @LXTechStartups on Fri Nov 21 13:47:29 EST 2014 RT @MiroLoeffi: #ff to #Luxembourg have a great weekend :) @knolinfos @astuanax @Wort_LU @swluxembourg @LTIONYC @SiliconLux @LuxembourgSF ?
From @Perine_W on Fri Nov 21 13:46:34 EST 2014 @TER_Metz_Lux une explication sur les retards ? Le 18:31 à Luxembourg direction Metz est très en retard
From @HotelSlash on Fri Nov 21 13:45:12 EST 2014 M&G, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg 07.03.2008 / (?????? ??? ??? ?????????? ????) http://t.co/r5v0UXIGur
From @Jor_H_R on Fri Nov 21 13:45:03 EST 2014 RT @lemondefr: Luxembourg : des pratiques fiscales plus que douteuses en faveur des multinationales http://t.co/ZXdoJRDrBd #LuxLeaks http:/?
From @Eric_De_Ruest on Fri Nov 21 13:44:31 EST 2014 RT @g00ndy: #EtatPirate RT @eurotopics_fr: Malgré #LuxLeaks, le PM du #Luxembourg n'a pas l'intention de revoir le système fiscal du pays.
From @MiroLoeffi on Fri Nov 21 13:43:45 EST 2014 #ff to #Luxembourg have a great weekend :) @Quartzium_Asbl @Mudam @cases_lu @DeloitteLU @LuxFinance @Luxembourg4Bus @EURODESKlu
From @knolinfos on Fri Nov 21 13:43:23 EST 2014 RT @MiroLoeffi: #ff to #Luxembourg have a great weekend :) @knolinfos @astuanax @Wort_LU @swluxembourg @LTIONYC @SiliconLux @LuxembourgSF ?
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Fri Nov 21 13:42:39 EST 2014 Memorandum: Les professeurs d'éthique contre les cours de religion http://t.co/0X6i1SrvQ9
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Fri Nov 21 13:42:39 EST 2014 SEW: Le ministre de l'Education refuse de dialoguer http://t.co/gmbIorzKoH
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Fri Nov 21 13:42:39 EST 2014 Cour des Comptes: Un avis très critique sur le budget 2015 http://t.co/hrOhf7SQrt
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Fri Nov 21 13:42:39 EST 2014 Rendez-vous gastronomique: Début de l'Expogast avec 57 nations ce samedi http://t.co/aJJfGE41hN
From @5Min_Luxembourg on Fri Nov 21 13:42:38 EST 2014 Plan hospitalier Steinfort: Pas de vision, seulement des économies http://t.co/W8XGikGLRH