Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg
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The low-down: Just why was Food For Your Senses cancelled?

The low-down: Just why was Food For Your Senses cancelled? | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
To connect all the dots and of course to elaborate further as to why Luxembourg's Food For Your Senses 2015 has been cancelled, a rather sombre press conference was held on Friday morning.
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L'essentiel Online - Les pratiques des médecins trop obscures? - Luxembourg

L'essentiel Online - Les pratiques des médecins trop obscures? - Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
LUXEMBOURG – L’asbl Patiente Vertriedung dénonce les dépassements d’honoraires pratiqués par les médecins. Certains réclameraient plusieurs centaines d’euros à leurs patients.
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Two Luxembourg civil servants paid to do nothing, confirms Bettel

Two Luxembourg civil servants paid to do nothing, confirms Bettel | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Prime Minister, Xavier Bettel has confirmed that two civil servants attached to his ministry, were employed to do nothing for years.
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New Luxembourg state worker money scandal discovered

New Luxembourg state worker money scandal discovered | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
A new scandal concerning a Luxembourg senior state official was revealed on Saturday
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It's easier to do business in Rwanda than Luxembourg

It's easier to do business in Rwanda than Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Luxembourg has dropped four places in the global “Doing Business” ranking for small and medium-sized enterprises by the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation, now ranking 60th out of 189 countries in the study.
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Over a third of Luxembourg's adult population not allowed to vote

Over a third of Luxembourg's adult population not allowed to vote | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Luxembourg nationals make up 57.4 percent of the country's population aged 18 or over, highlighting the large amount of foreign nationals living in the Grand Duchy but not allowed to vote in the general elections.

Via Gust MEES
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L'essentiel Online - Un contrôle financier vraiment indépendant? - Economie

L'essentiel Online - Un contrôle financier vraiment indépendant? - Economie | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
LUXEMBOURG - La CSSF, organe de surveillance des banques, serait trop proche de la politique, selon l association de protection des investisseurs, Protinvest.
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L'essentiel Online - La convention collective est mal partie - Luxembourg

L'essentiel Online - La convention collective est mal partie - Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it

LUXEMBOURG - «Lux-Airport veut faire baisser le salaire de base des nouveaux entrants de 2 285 euros à 1 950 euros bruts et geler le salaire des collaborateurs qui sont trop souvent malades».

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L'essentiel Online - Des anomalies pointées par la Cour des comptes - Economie

L'essentiel Online - Des anomalies pointées par la Cour des comptes - Economie | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
LUXEMBOURG - Le Fonds du logement mais aussi La Coque ou encore l abbaye de Neumünster ont été épinglés par la Cour des comptes.
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Investissement par élève au Luxembourg: explosion des coûts en 2010

Investissement par élève au Luxembourg: explosion des coûts en 2010 | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
L'enseignement au Luxembourg a un prix. En l'espace de deux ans, à savoir de 2008 à 2010, les chiffres ont fait un bond de 62%.
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Carlos Zeyen: sa démission est souhaitée

Carlos Zeyen: sa démission est souhaitée | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Le vice-président de l'unité de coopération judiciaire de l'Union européenne (Eurojust), le Luxembourgeois Carlos Zeyen, est soupçonné de fraude impliquant des millions d'euros provenant du parti socialiste unifié d'Allemagne (SED), principal parti...
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Money-saving measures leave pensioners hard-up

Money-saving measures leave pensioners hard-up | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Luxembourg's recent austerity measures are disproportionate and penalise the elderly, a union has suggested.
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Finances publiques: "Le déficit se confirme"

Finances publiques: "Le déficit se confirme" | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it

Luxembourg spent 400 million Euros more than it produced for the first semester of 2012.

 

 

"Les finances publiques sont conformes à ce que nous avions prévu: elles ne sont pas bonnes.

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L'essentiel Online - Deux ministères ont été perquisitionnés - Luxembourg

L'essentiel Online - Deux ministères ont été perquisitionnés - Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
LUXEMBOURG - La police judiciaire a lancé une enquête dans les ministères de l Économie et de la Sécurité intérieure, dirigés par Étienne Schneider.
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L'essentiel Online - Les éducateurs crient à la discrimination - Luxembourg

L'essentiel Online - Les éducateurs crient à la discrimination - Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
LUXEMBOURG - La mise en place de deux carrières parallèles pour les métiers de l encadrement périscolaire fâche les associations professionnelles.
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Pierre Barthelmé soll gegen Datenschutzgesetz verstoßen haben

Pierre Barthelmé soll gegen Datenschutzgesetz verstoßen haben | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Pierre Barthelmé wird u.a. zur Last gelegt, berufliche Daten zu privaten Zwecken missbraucht zu haben. Der zuständige Minister Etienne Schneider befasste die Staatsanwaltschaft mit dem Fall.
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Defence minister wants military band investigation

Defence minister wants military band investigation | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Defence Minister Etienne Schneider has filed an official complaint with the Luxembourg prosecution in order for an investigation to be launched into disciplinary incidents at the military band.
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Tax Justice Network: Tax haven Luxembourg sets up yet another secrecy facility for ownerless assets

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Luxembourg turns a blind eye to bribery

Luxembourg turns a blind eye to bribery | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
The Grand Duchy does 'little to nothing' about the practice of bribing foreign governments in order to dodge taxes and local laws for example, a new study finds.
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Workplace bullying cases double in Luxembourg

Workplace bullying cases double in Luxembourg | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
The number of reported cases of workplace bullying has doubled this year, strengthening calls to the government to pass a law protecting victims.
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City shop bankruptcies explained?

City shop bankruptcies explained? | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
The bankruptcies of nearly 20 shops in Luxembourg City rocked the capital last week, but a complex network of companies and holdings is only beginning to be uncovered.
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Un jeune Marocain sans papiers expulsé du Luxembourg en avion privé

Un jeune Marocain sans papiers expulsé du Luxembourg en avion privé | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
C'est une expulsion qui va coûter cher: voilà ce que dénonce l'ASTI, alors qu'un jeune Marocain sans papiers rejoindra son pays d'origine en avion privé ce dimanche.
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Au Luxembourg, personne ne vous entend crier - Coulisses de Bruxelles

Au Luxembourg, personne ne vous entend crier - Coulisses de Bruxelles | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
L’affaire est vite pliée. Réunis à huis clos, le 13 décembre 2012, les 26 membres de la Cour des comptes européenne (CCE) votent à bulletin secret pour décider s’ils vont...
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Luxembourg GDP growth severely threatened by ageing population

Luxembourg GDP growth severely threatened by ageing population | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it
Many advanced economies such as Luxembourg's will be threatened by another, long-term fiscal shock unless they tackle the problem of ageing populations, the ratings agency Fitch warned on Monday.
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Police officer run over by fleeing car

Police officer run over by fleeing car | Corruption and incompetence in Luxembourg | Scoop.it

A police officer was knocked down by a car on Avenue de la Liberté in Luxembourg City on Sunday evening, after signaling to the driver to pull over for roadside inspection.

 

Police are now appealing for witnesses or help in locating the car.

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