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News Luxembourg » Government: As space launch business heats up in Florida, Air Force commander Wayne Monteith tries to break records

News channel or source: http://spacenews.com/as-space-launch-business-heats-up-in-florida-air-force-commander-wayne-monteith-tries-to-break-records/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The 50th was Luxembourg’s GovSat-1 that flew Jan. 31 aboard a SpaceX ... The 2018 manifest has 34 launches: 23 for government customers and 11 commercial. The U.S. Air Force’s 45th Space Wing supported United Launch Alliance’s launch of the U.S ...

News Luxembourg » Government: 'You’re an idiot': Hungary’s foreign minister blasts Luxembourg counterpart

News channel or source: http://www.euronews.com/2018/02/21/-you-re-an-idiot-hungary-s-foreign-minister-tells-his-luxembourg-counterpart
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Hungary’s foreign minister has branded his Luxembourg counterpart “an idiot” in a row over immigration. Peter Szijjarto, in an article published on the Hungarian government website, accused Jean Asselborn of wanting to flood Europe with migrants.

News Luxembourg » Government: The anti-avoidance framework in Luxembourg

News channel or source: https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=bc5f7d49-671d-4313-bd41-a3694016dc62
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

What legislative and regulatory initiatives has the government taken to combat tax avoidance in your jurisdiction? Luxembourg tax law includes several provisions to combat tax avoidance – mainly, a general ‘abuse of law’ provision and a ‘substance ...

News Luxembourg » Government: EU must prepare for 'non-operational government' after Italy election, Juncker warns

News channel or source: https://www.thelocal.it/20180223/italy-election-jean-claude-juncker-eu-worst-case-scenario-markets
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

"The worst scenario could be no operational government in Italy," he added ... so we are preparing for this scenario." The former Luxembourg premier's doom-tinged warning came despite him saying that he believed Europe was "back on track" after years ...

News Luxembourg » Government: Amazon in France settles tax dispute with government

News channel or source: https://tamebay.com/2018/02/amazon-in-france-settles-tax-dispute-with-government.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Amazon was also recently forced to settle a similar tax case with the Italian government, after a court ruling. Between 2006 and 2010, Amazon operated in France using a subsidiary in Luxembourg. In a well known scheme, this meant that the company could pay ...

News Luxembourg » Government: The confusion continues: Brexit talk in Luxembourg

News channel or source: http://delano.lu/d/detail/snapshots/confusion-continues-brexit-talk-luxembourg/170811
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

John Marshall, the British ambassador to Luxembourg, began by recognising the shock that ... passionately advocated for more clarity from the UK government. She specifically asked London to resolve issues related to free movement and students rights.

News Luxembourg » Government: Government Plans New Tax to Catch the Internet Giants

News channel or source: http://www.gizmodo.co.uk/2018/02/government-plans-new-tax-to-catch-the-internet-giants/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The offshore titans that rinse the UK population for all of its money then book it through Luxembourg, Ireland ... annual outrage at how little corporation tax these firms pay. The government is said to be considering linking the business world's taxation ...

News Luxembourg » Government: Theresa May’s moment to soften her Brexit stance

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/0a9e9ab6-17c8-11e8-9c33-02f893d608c2
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Twenty months after the Brexit referendum, the British government is inching towards working out what ... Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal and Slovakia as potential “friends”, and hopes they will soften ...

News Luxembourg » Government: May Proposes Blurring Her Brexit Red Line on ECJ

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-23/may-is-said-to-propose-blurring-her-brexit-red-line-on-ecj
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

A government spokesman said no final decisions have yet been ... And those laws will be interpreted by judges not in Luxembourg but in courts across this country -- because we will not have truly left the European Union if we are not in control of our ...