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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend – our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things for you to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Looking for some good ideas to make the most of your weekend? Our editorial staff selected some events to test out this weekend. So have a seat – here's our list!

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend – our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things for you to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Looking for some good ideas to make the most of your weekend? Our editorial staff selected some events to test out this weekend. So have a seat – here's our list!

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Environment

Climate and energy plan: The Grand Duchy presents its roadmap

As part of its protection of the climate, the Grand Duchy is introducing a draft national plan, calling on the general public to contribute to preserving the climate.

The Grand Duchy is taking this seriously. Almost a year after the climate summit in Paris (COP21), Luxembourg's Government has published a draft climate and energy plan defining the Grand Duchy's objectives on reducing CO2, energy from renewable sources, energy efficiency, and the reduction of greenhouse gases by 2030. It's very clear. It's essential to halve the current level of emissions of greenhouse gases, as quickly as possible.

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Population

The population of Luxembourg is booming

The Grand Duchy is experiencing the fastest population growth in Europe.

In Luxembourg, the population is increasing rapidly. Between 1981 and 2018, the number of inhabitants has increased by approximately 65%, rising from 364,597 to 602,005 inhabitants.

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things for you to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Looking for some good ideas to make the most of your weekend? Our team has selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So, have a seat - here's our list!

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Elections

Vote in Luxembourg's social elections

The reception deadline for the ballots is 12 March 2019

The deadline to participate in Luxembourg's social elections is closing in fast: Your ballot has to have been sent back by 12 March 2019, the last date at which ballots can still be received. With your ballot, you have an impact on the composition of the Luxembourg Chamber of Employees (Chambre des salariés du Luxembourg, CSL), which unites representatives from all economic sectors in Luxembourg and defends the interests of employees and retired employees, residents and cross-border employees.

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Culture

The Luxembourg City Film Festival is in the starting blocks

The Luxembourg City Film Festival is to be held from 7 to 17 March 2019 at venues throughout the capital.

About a hundred films will be presented during the 9th edition of the Luxembourg City Film Festival, to be held from 7 to 17 March 2019 at a dozen venues throughout the City, including cultural institutions such as the Casino, Neimënster, and the MUDAM.

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things for you to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Looking for some good ideas to make the most of your weekend? Our team has selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So, have a seat - here's our list!

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Culture

UNESCO Heritage: 25th anniversary of the designation of the fortress as a world heritage site ​

Luxembourg's fortress obtained the "world heritage" status in 1994. ​

Luxembourg's fortress has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site for 25 years already. This quarter of a century during which it has been listed by the UN will be officially celebrated on 17 December this year, as it was on that particular date in 1994 that the Grand Duchy was entered for the first time on the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

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Economy

Economic freedom - the Grand Duchy does better than its neighbours

According to the Index of Economic Freedom, published annually by the American institution Heritage Foundation, the Grand Duchy ranks 17th worldwide in terms of economic freedom.

The Grand Duchy ranks 17th worldwide in terms of economic freedom. This transpires from the 2019 edition of the Index of Economic Freedom, which measures economic freedom worldwide. The report, published by Heritage Foundation, an American institution, covers 186 countries worldwide, and bases its ranking on 12 specific factors of economic freedom.

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  • Updated 22-03-2019