Digital Luxembourg trade mission to China

30-11-2020

The Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce, in association with the Ministry of the Economy, the Luxembourg Trade & Investment Office (LTIO) in Shanghai and the China Construction Bank, organised the first digital trade mission to China on 23-26 November 2020. 180 participants from China and Luxembourg joined to learn more about opportunities for digital business in both countries.
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Luxembourg: top country for English skills

26-11-2020

Luxembourg is one of the 12 countries in the world that have very high skills in English as a foreign language, according to the 2020 EF English Proficiency Index.
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Luxembourg 3rd in World Talent Ranking

20-11-2020

Luxembourg comes out 3rd in the 2020 World Talent Ranking, which is an improvement with two places compared to the previous year. The country notably stands out for its ability to attract and retain talent and the availability of foreign highly-skilled personnel.
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Luxinnovation and Invest India join forces

19-11-2020

Luxinnovation signed a Memorandum of Understanding on18 November with Invest India, India's national investment promotion and facilitation agency. This partnership, which was signed in the context of the virtual bilateral summit between the Prime Minister of Luxembourg, H.E. Xavier Bettel and the Prime Minister of India, H.E. Narendra Modi, aims to increase inbound investment in India and Luxembourg.
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Luxembourg teams up with ESA to create a unique European Space Resources Innovation Centre

18-11-2020

Luxembourg just entered a strategic partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA) to create a European Space Resources Innovation Centre (ESRIC). Unique of its kind, ESRIC aims to become an internationally recognised centre of expertise for scientific, technical, business and economic aspects related to the use of space resources for human and robotic exploration, as well as for a future in-space economy.
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Luxembourg: A future testbed for a digital event solution?

16-11-2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has radically increased the use of digital and hybrid events, and the Luxembourg events industry is looking to develop new digital events solutions. Speaking at the 59th ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) Congress, Luxinnovation’s CEO Sasha Baillie highlighted the advantages of Luxembourg as a testbed for an integrated, data-driven events solution.
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LTIO visits Hefei High-tech Industrial Development Zone

06-11-2020

From October 22nd to 23rd, the Luxembourg Trade and Investment office paid visit to Hefei, provincial capital of Anhui. The visit consisted of meetings with local and provincial officials from the for...
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Luxembourg stand at 2020 “European Cultural Street”

03-11-2020

On October 24th, the consulate general of Luxembourg in Shanghai participated to the “European Cultural Street Market” event which is one of the two-year “Indulge in Europe” series of event in...
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Luxembourg – China strengthen ties at Air Silk Road forum

03-11-2020

On the occasion of the second air silk road international forum held in Beijing on September 8th , Luxembourg Consul General, Vincent Hieff, gave a speech reaffirming the Sino-Luxembourg collaboration...
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Upcoming Economic E-mission Luxembourg-China

03-11-2020

The People’s Republic of China and Luxembourg are strong trading partners and have much in common as pioneers of innovation and leaders in the high-tech and digital arenas. Both countries are excell...
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University of Luxembourg among the 250 best in the world

03-11-2020

In spite of its young age – it was founded as late as 2003 – the University of Luxembourg has once again been ranked in the position 201-250 by the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World U...
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University launches partnership with start-up on smart mobility

03-11-2020

Silicon Valley-based start-up Civil Maps has developed a unique, scalable high definition, 3D mapping and localization solution suitable for routing autonomous vehicles. In 2019, the company set up it...
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Luxembourg: maintained AAA rating and stable economic outlook

03-11-2020

The AAA rating by Fitch and DBRS Morningstar confirms once again the soundness and  stability of the Luxembourg economy. The two rating agencies highlight the country’s significant budgetary room f...
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Luxembourg among the world’s most innovative economies

03-11-2020

Luxembourg ranks 18th in the Global Innovation Index 2020, thus maintaining its position of last year. Co-published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIP...
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Luxembourg top-ranked financial center in the EU

03-11-2020

Luxembourg has once again been ranked as a leading European and global financial centre according the latest edition of the Global Financial Centres Index 28. The index is published by China Developme...
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Luxembourg 3rd best city for expats

03-11-2020

Luxembourg City is in 3rd place in AIRINC’s 2020 Global 150 Cities Index, which lists cities that offer an attractive combination of high salaries, low taxes and costs, and an attractive quality of ...
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Luxembourg has the world’s 5th fastest internet

03-11-2020

With a mean download speed of 118.05 bps, Luxembourg has the 5th fastest internet in the world. This is the conclusion of Cable.co.uk, a UK website that helps consumers compare broadband and phone pac...
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Luxembourg passport 4th best in the world

03-11-2020

The 2020 edition of the Henley Passport Index Global Ranking places Luxembourg in 4th place in terms of passport holders’ freedom to travel around the world without having to apply for a visa. Luxem...
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Luxembourg ranks as 2nd most sustainable country in the world

03-11-2020

Using 32 performance indicators across 11 issue categories, the 2020 Environmental Performance Index (EPI) ranks 180 countries on environmental health and ecosystem vitality. According to the study, ...
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Luxembourg acquires Petascale high performance computer

03-11-2020

Following a call for tenders launched by EuroHPC and LuxProvide in January 2020, Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, has been selected to build and maintain the MeluXina HPC. Atos special...
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Minister of the economy Franz Fayot signs the Artemis accords on behalf of Luxembourg at the international aeronautical congress

03-11-2020

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg became a founding member of the Artemis Accords when Minister of the Economy Franz Fayot signed the Accords on behalf of Luxembourg. The virtual signing took place yester...
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Luxembourg ESAIL’s satellite in orbit

03-11-2020

The first satellite to be developed and assembled in Luxembourg has been put in orbit on September 3rd.  ESAIL was one of 53 satellites on Arianespace’s rideshare adapter for Small Satellites Missi...
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CTI Systems LLC signs contract with COMAC, Nanchang.

03-11-2020

CTI Systems LLC (wholly owned company of CTI Systems S.à r.l.), a Luxembourg based leading supplier of integrated automated handling and processing systems, with a focus on heavy and bulky loads, rec...
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Adidas chooses Luxembourg stock exchange to place its first sustainability bond

03-11-2020

On September 29th, Adidas successfully placed its first sustainability bond as the company continues to execute on its long-term sustainability roadmap while at the same time further optimizing its ca...
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Cargolux adds Shenzhen to its global network

03-11-2020

On September 18th, Cargolux announced the launch of a new frequency to Shenzhen, China. The weekly frequency is routed Luxembourg-Bangkok-Shenzhen before returning westbound to Luxembourg via Bangkok ...
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EUR17 billion EU SURE social bond listed on LuxSE

03-11-2020

On October 27th, in the presence of European Commissioner for Budget and Administration Johannes Hahn and Prime Minister of Luxembourg Xavier Bettel, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) marked the l...
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Find top photo spots in Luxembourg

03-11-2020

For many travellers, photos are the best way of keeping memories and enjoying them long after the end of the trip. Locationscout, a network of passionate photographers and travellers around the world, lists 75 top photo spots not to miss in Luxembourg.
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Facilitating data exchange for innovation

16-10-2020

Data is one of the most precious assets in today’s information society. In a keynote address given at the final of the EU Datathon competition on 15 October 2020, Luxinnovation’s CEO Sasha Baillie spoke about the enormous value that can be derived from data and the need for establishing accessible, high-quality, secure data exchange platforms.
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New Fit 4 Start graduates and participants announced

15-10-2020

Minister of the Economy Franz Fayot and Sasha Baillie, CEO of Luxinnovation, announced on 15 October the names of the 20 start-ups that have been selected for participation in the 10th edition of the Fit 4 Start acceleration programme. The minister also summarised the results of the programme, 5 years after its launch.
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Luxembourg among the first signatories of the Artemis Accords

14-10-2020

Luxembourg became a founding member of the Artemis Accords when Minister of the Economy Franz Fayot signed the Accords on behalf of the country. The objectives of the NASA-led programme include sending the first woman and next man to the surface of the Moon in 2024.
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