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[Ticker] Bettel set to stay in power in Luxembourg after election

Added: 15.10.2018 8:15 | 3 views | 0 comments

Luxembourg's liberal prime minster Xavier Bettel's three-party coalition government won just enough seats (31 out of 60) to stay in power following Sunday's general elections. The Christian Social People's Party (CSV), led for 19 years by EU commission president Jean-Claude Juncker, remained the biggest party with 28 percent support but lost two seats in parliament. The Greens won three extra seats and the Pirates entered parliament with two mandates.

Luxembourg election delivers uncertain outcome

Added: 14.10.2018 22:16 | 16 views | 0 comments

Luxembourg voters delivered an uncertain outcome in an election on Sunday, leaving the liberal-led coalition with just enough seats to stay in government and the traditionally dominant center-right also capable of returning to power.

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Center-right seen restoring its rule in Luxembourg vote

Added: 14.10.2018 12:44 | 10 views | 0 comments

The center-right is expected to return to power in Luxembourg after a rare five years in opposition when voters elect a new parliament on Sunday.

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Center-right seen returning to power in Luxembourg election

Added: 14.10.2018 7:24 | 15 views | 0 comments

Luxembourg began voting in a parliamentary election on Sunday, with opinions polls showing the center-right party will end its first term in opposition since World War Two at the expense of the liberal-led government.

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Return to center-right tradition likely as Luxembourg votes

Added: 12.10.2018 14:05 | 13 views | 0 comments

Luxembourg may revert to political tradition on Sunday if an election confirms opinion polls showing a resurgence for its long-dominant center-right party at the expense of the liberal-led coalition.

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[Ticker] Luxembourg election could see comeback for Juncker's party

Added: 12.10.2018 7:58 | 4 views | 0 comments

Luxembourgers go to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary elections that could see the return to power of the Christian Democrats (CSV) and lead to the departure of the liberal prime minister, Xavier Bettel, who ousted Jean-Claude Juncker in 2013 by forming a three-party coalition with Social Democrats and Greens. New rules on subsidising political parties penalise parties whose candidate lists contain less than 40 percent of an under-represented gender.

[Ticker] Mass raids at Belgian football clubs over money-laundering

Added: 11.10.2018 7:55 | 9 views | 0 comments

Just three months after Belgium finished the World Cup tournament in Russia as the world's third best team, a massive corruption scandal including hiding commissions on transfers from tax authorities has shaken Belgian football. On Wednesday clubs in Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Cyprus, Montenegro, Serbia and Macedonia were searched, according to the Belgian federal prosecutor's office. Operations outside Belgium were , the European Union's Judicial Cooperation Unit.

Austria EU presidency seeks 'mandatory solidarity' on Dublin

Added: 09.10.2018 16:45 | 6 views | 0 comments

EU interior ministers are meeting in Luxembourg this Friday to discuss migration. The Austrian EU presidency is hoping to reach a consensus on Dublin reforms and a concept of 'mandatory solidarity' after briefing 27 EU states bilaterally over the summer.

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EU envoys schedule late Friday talks in Brexit countdown

Added: 09.10.2018 10:36 | 4 views | 0 comments

The European Union's national ambassadors will meet late on Friday afternoon in Luxembourg without Britain to discuss Brexit, sources said, as divorce talks between London and the bloc are in their final stretch.

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EU envoys schedule late Friday talks in Brexit countdown

Added: 09.10.2018 10:36 | 9 views | 0 comments

The European Union's national ambassadors will meet late on Friday afternoon in Luxembourg without Britain to discuss Brexit, sources said, as divorce talks between London and the bloc are in their final stretch.

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