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Luxembourg tied for first in lowest gender pay gap

18-01-2018

Back in 2000, the gender pay gap rate was at 15% for the Grand Duchy. 18 years late, a new research from the European Commission on the gender pay gap highlight Luxembourg as one of the lowest alongs...
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Luxembourg has highest share of population with at least basic digital skills in EU

08-12-2017

The Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) is a composite index that summarises some 30 relevant indicators on Europe’s digital performance and tracks the evolution of EU Member States, across fiv...
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Luxembourg ranks 10th in attracting and keeping talent

27-11-2017

Each year, the World Talent Report, produced by the Institute for Management Development (IMD) with the help of the Chamber of Commerce in Luxemburg case, estimates countries’ capacity to attract an...
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ICT development index in 2017: Luxembourg comes 9th in the world ranking

23-11-2017

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is a specialised United Nations institution which has just published the 9th edition of the annual report‘Measuring the Information Society‘...
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Luxembourg is among the trendsetters with regard to open data

23-11-2017

The managers of the European open data portal, operated by the European Commission, have just published the results of their 2017 analysis on the progress of European Union countries in the area of o...
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Luxembourg has sixth fastest 4G speed in the world

06-11-2017

When we think of mobile phone 4G networks, we generally think of fast internet connections, but actual speeds can vary widely from country to country. Did you know that Luxembourg has the sixth fastes...
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Francine Closener presents a new competitiveness scoreboard

31-10-2017

At a press conference held on October 30, 2017, the Secretary of State for the Economy, Francine Closener, presented the 2017 edition of the Competitiveness Report, prepared by the Observatoire de la ...
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Number of Luxembourg entrepreneurs above the European average

25-10-2017

Luxembourg’s entrepreneurs — people running their own business for three months to 42 months — made up 9.2% of the working population last year, Statec, the country’s statistic...
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Expat Insider 2017: Luxembourg is still the most politically stable country in the world

25-10-2017

The expat network Internations has just published its figures in its ‘Expat Insider 2017’ report, based on responses from 12,500 persons polled in 65 countries. Luxembourg is in 14th plac...
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Fitch confirmes Luxembourg's AAA rating

25-10-2017

On 13 October 2016, rating agency Fitch Ratings confirmed the ‘AAA’ rating for the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg with a ‘stable’ outlook. The favourable situation of Luxembo...
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LUXEMBOURG IS SECOND MOST GENEROUS AID DONOR

25-10-2017

Already one of the most generous providers of aid, Luxembourg has strengthened its development profile in recent years. It could build on this by setting out a clear vision for the future that factors...
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Luxembourg has won one place in the global competitiveness report

27-09-2017

The grand duchy ranked 19th out of 137 territories in the Global Competitiveness Report 2017-2018, produced by the World Economic Forum, a major Swiss research institute. Locally the WEF worked wit...
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Luxembourg in top 15 countries for expats

12-09-2017

Luxembourg is among the top 15 countries for expats, according to an annual poll released by a global expat networking group. The ranking of 65 destinations is based on how these countries were rated...
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Luxembourg in top 3 EU financial centres

12-09-2017

Luxembourg is one of the leading financial centres in the EU, together with London and Frankfurt. This was confirmed once again by the latest Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI 22). Climbing by fou...
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Luxembourg highest education spending in EU

31-08-2017

In 2015, Luxembourg spent an average of €4,635 per inhabitant on education, according to the latest figures from the European Union statistics agency Eurostat.
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Luxembourg's economic performance very strong

31-07-2017

Luxembourg is an advanced economy with the highest per capita income in the OECD, reflecting the dynamic services sector, notably in banking and other financial services. Foreign investment is attract...
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Luxembourg ranked excellent in terms of its overall market openness

17-07-2017

After Singapore and Hong Kong, Luxembourg positioned 3rd worldwide in ICC Open Market Index with a OMI Score of 5.02. Only three economies, Singapore, Hong Kong SAR, and Luxembourg, ranked excellent in terms of their overall market openness.
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The world's most innovative countries: Luxembourg on 12th place

10-07-2017

Since 2007, Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization have published an annual Global Innovation Index. This composite index is a precious tool for comparing and ev...
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Luxembourg Business Compass - leaders expect high economic growth

10-07-2017

According to the latest edition of the “Luxembourg Business Compass”, an annual report published by KPMG since 2009, Luxembourg’s business leaders are very optimistic about the economy, ...
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European Innovation Scoreboard 2017

26-06-2017

Luxembourg is a Strong Innovator. Over time, performance has increased by 1.4% relative to that of the EU in 2010.
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A more balanced growth for Luxembourg in 2017

06-06-2017

Over the last months, national and international business activity gained momentum. Benefiting from this environment, the Luxembourg economy is expected to grow by up to 5 percent in 2017 and 2018.
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Luxembourg 3rd most attractive city to move to for work

17-05-2017

Using data from its in-house survey team, which continually researches the financial and lifestyle conditions of more than 400 cities around the world, AIRINC, a global research company which current...
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#Luxembourg 2nd in the new FM GLOBAL RESILIENCE INDEX 2017

16-05-2017

The new FM Global Resilience Index 2017 analysing the resilience of 130 counties and territories ranks #Luxembourg 2nd – having gradually risen from it’s 8th ranking in 2013.
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Luxembourg is emerging as the go-to destination for insurers fleeing London post-Brexit

16-05-2017

The tiny state of Luxembourg is fast becoming the go-to destination for UK insurers looking to set up subsidiaries in the European Union after Brexit, with several more firms eyeing the country as a ...
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The Collaboration Factory

16-05-2017

After 10 years and €1 billion in investment, the Belval innovation campus has become one of Europe’s foremost centers for technology and biomedical collaborations.    
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Luxembourg 3rd for economic globalisation

28-04-2017

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH) just published its 2017 edition of the composite globalisation index 'KOF'. Luxembourg in 19th place on the 2017 globalisation index.
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Luxembourg maintains Fitch Triple A rating

18-04-2017

Luxembourg has maintained the highest score from Fitch ratings agency awarded to only 11 countries in the latest round of scores.
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Luxembourg named one of the best places for Expat families

18-04-2017

Reports from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and ExpatFinder.com have revealed that Luxembourg is one of the most attractive locations for expat families. Working wit...
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CEOs are very confident in Luxembourg growth

18-04-2017

While CEOs in Luxembourg feel they have plenty to worry about in the year ahead, their confidence in their own growth prospects and in the country’s growth stands high. For the first time ever, PwC ...
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University achieves 11th place in young University rankings

12-04-2017

The University of Luxembourg improved its position in the 2017 issue of the Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings reaching the eleventh place worldwide. The results were announced dur...
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