Pitch Your Start-up: €100,000 in prize money to boost your business

22-02-2019

The 5th edition of Pitch Your Start-up will take place on 21 May 2019. Local and international start-ups can already apply online to try to win the €100,000 prize. Participation is free of charge.
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The University of Luxembourg launches interdisciplinary Space Master

18-02-2019

In September 2019, the University of Luxembourg will launch a two-year interdisciplinary Space Master programme. The aim of the programme is to generate a talent pool of highly skilled engineers and innovative entrepreneurs who will be able to create and manage leading commercial space enterprises.
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Luxembourg Passes Blockchain Framework Bill into Law

15-02-2019

On February 14th, Luxembourg’s chamber of deputies adopted bill 7363 into law, facilitating the use of blockchain technology in financial services. The new law aims provide financial market particip...
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China's Uni-top Airlines launches Luxembourg freighter service

15-02-2019

On January 13, China-based Uni-top Airlines started their new scheduled service between their hub in Wuhan, Central China and Luxembourg. These operations add up to the development of China-Luxembourg...
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The 360Lab showcased its Autonomous driving tech at FNR Researchers’ day

14-02-2019

On the occasion of FNR Researchers’ day in December 1st 2018, the 360Lab team demonstrated the latest autonomous capabilities of “Junior”, the experimental vehicle of the University of Luxembour...
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Luxembourg space agency study predicts space resources use market revenue of up to €170 billion

14-02-2019

The study identified the potential markets for using space resources as well as the  value chains and opportunities they will create for companies. The value chain for propellant for rockets and othe...
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Luxembourg ranks 3rd small city of the future

14-02-2019

Luxembourg has been top-ranked among mid-sized and small cities of the future in the fDi’s Global Cities of the Future 2018/19 report which focuses on the potential for foreign direct investment. Th...
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Luxembourg ranked top for global talent competitiveness

14-02-2019

In a globalised would, human capital is a key factor for local competitiveness. The  Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) has established itself as a global benchmark for issues related to tale...
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Luxembourg ranks 4th for economic globalization

14-02-2019

According to the 2019 edition of ETH Zürich’s KOF Globalisation Index, Switzerland is  the most globalised country in the world, followed by the Netherlands and Belgium. Luxembourg is on 17th plac...
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Luxembourg fostering data-driven, high-value manufacturing solutions

14-02-2019

Industry 4.0 is well on its way to become a reality in Luxembourg. Flagship projects in the field are being implemented by major industrial groups who testify to the general willingness to innovate wi...
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SFC and CSSF sign MoU on Luxembourg-Hong Kong mutual recognition of funds

14-02-2019

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Mutual Recognition of Funds (MRF), w...
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Belgium and Luxembourg collaborate on space resources exploration and use

14-02-2019

With its SpaceResources.lu initiative and legal framework regarding the ownership and   right to use resources harvested in space, Luxembourg is a pioneer in the field of space resources exploration...
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Luxembourg sets up first European partnership on artificial intelligence with Nvidia

14-02-2019

The joint research laboratory, the first of its kind in Europe, will enable close  collaboration between the members of Luxembourg’s research community and NVIDIA, a global AI leader employing some...
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Luxembourg first country to make public transport free of charge

14-02-2019

Making mobility smart and more environmentally friendly is a high priority in Luxembourg, not least since the country’s dynamic job market attracts around 200,000 cross-border workers who join resid...
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LuxAI receives 2019 CES innovation award

14-02-2019

LuxAI was one of 16 start-ups selected to represent Luxembourg at CES 2019 (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas. LuxAI and QTrobot were put under the spotlight as one of the laureates in the categ...
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Luxembourg licenses 80 new financial services companies in 2018, including Brexit relocations

14-02-2019

Luxembourg has once again ranked among the top three EU financial centres in 2018, having consolidated and strengthened its role as the go-to hub for financial institutions operating on a cross-border...
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Odysseus Space sets up headquarters in Luxembourg

14-02-2019

Luxembourg is becoming an important centre for companies involved in the exploration and future exploitation of resources harvested in space, notably from asteroids and from the Moon. However, Odysseu...
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CTI Systems signs contract with China Southern Airlines

14-02-2019

CTI Systems LLC has signed a contract with China Southern Airlines. On 16th October         2018, CTI Systems LLC (wholly owned company of CTI Systems S.à r.l.) has been awarded a Letter of A...
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Paul Wurth awarded with the “Science and Technology Award” of China Railway

14-02-2019

In November 2018, Paul Wurth Metal Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd. has been awarded with the “Science and Technology Award” (2nd Prize), granted by China Railway Shenyang Bureau Group Co., Ltd. Bac...
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Swiss Re opens capital markets unit in Luxembourg ahead of Brexit

14-02-2019

While Swiss Re has been present in Luxembourg with its European headquarter for its insurance and reinsurance operations since 2007, the new entity, Swiss Re Capital Markets Europe, S.A. was establish...
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Alipay granted Luxembourg license to serve European market

14-02-2019

The launch of the new Luxembourg licensed entity, Alipay (Europe) Limited S.A., was officially announced by Luxembourg Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna on 14 January during his visit in Hong Kong, ...
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Luxembourg to assume Presidency of BeNeLux Union

14-02-2019

The Luxembourg presidency of the Benelux union officially kicked off on the 5th of February. The transitional Netherlands-Belgium-Luxembourg Customs Convention was signed on 5 September 1944 by the t...
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Luxembourg Prime Minister meets Alibaba’s Executive Chairman at World Economic Forum

14-02-2019

On Wednesday 23 January 2019, during his second day at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Luxembourg’s Prime Minister, Xavier Bettel, followed up  a series of meetings with v...
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Luxembourg’s Finance Minister visits Asia and participates to Asian Financial Forum in Hong Kong

14-02-2019

From January 14th to 15th, a financial delegation from Luxembourg led by Luxembourg Minister of Finance Pierre Gramegna visited Asia stopping in Hong Kong and Japan to promote Luxembourg’s expertise...
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Luxembourg returns to Vivatech

04-02-2019

For the second consecutive year, Luxembourg’s start-up ecosystem will be represented at the international trade fair in Paris dedicated to new technologies which takes place in 100 days. This time, the country will have an even bigger pavilion and further highlight its assets.
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Supportive policies boost entrepreneurship in Luxembourg

31-01-2019

Infrastructure and governmental policies are the main strengths of Luxembourg’s system of entrepreneurship, according to both experts and the overall population. The country also has the highest proportion of innovative start-ups in Europe.
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Industry is not dead

31-01-2019

For the Chairman of the business federation FEDIL — the Voice of Luxembourg’s Industry, Industry 4.0 is just another chapter in the process of evolution and development of a sector that remains strong and has a capacity to respond to political or technological shocks.
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Building the smart factories of tomorrow

31-01-2019

Read how some of Luxembourg’s leading manufacturing companies are introducing and leveraging Industry 4.0 today.
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Towards data-driven, high-value manufacturing solutions

31-01-2019

In a data-driven economy, data is a key resource and enabler of innovation. Luxembourg offers an excellent infrastructure and the optimal environment for companies aiming to ride the digital wave and successfully implement Industry 4.0 to retain a competitive edge on the world market.
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Luxembourg sets up first European partnership on artificial intelligence with NVIDIA

31-01-2019

The Luxembourg government, the country’s scientific community and NVIDIA will create a joint research laboratory for artificial intelligence (AI). Focusing on using AI and high performance computing to search for solutions to major societal challenges, the collaboration will also be successively opened to industrial companies and start-ups.
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