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The checkmynet.lu app launched in April 2018 makes it possible to measure, free of charge, the quality of Internet access. The initial aim is to enable users to check whether their operator actually delivers the promised connection speed. Six months and 69,500 measurements on, the Luxembourg Regulatory Institute (ILR), which edits the app, has drawn up a mostly positive report.
Even if motor sports are among the most popular sports in Luxembourg, the Luxembourg stage may seem like a minor one at first sight compared to those of the neighbouring countries. Yet it is much more vibrant, with a group of steadfast passionate people in the various national and international sports. Join us on a journey of discovery through the numerous motor sports activities in the Grand Duchy and beyond!
16 Luxembourgish start-ups are taking part in the 2019 edition of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, from 8th to 11th January 2019. For them, it represents an opportunity to introduce themselves to professionals in the field and attract prominent investors. And Luxembourg stands out: the Luxembourg Village, organised by the Chamber of Commerce and Luxfactory, covers an area of 100 m2, larger than the representations of Belgium and Japan.
Simplified private limited liability companies (S.à r.l.-S) are a business creating tool for start-ups in Luxembourg. S.à r.l.-S involve less administrative steps and are cheaper than other forms of companies. Since they were introduced in January 2017, over 1,350 companies were founded, i.e. 62 per month on average. Their success story highlights a highly supportive environment for start-ups in Luxembourg.
The holiday season is approaching, the traditional hunt for presents is almost in full swing with a myriad of products and delicacies. But as this year is the hundred-year anniversary of the 1918 Armistice, marking the end of the First World War, it is appropriate to look back in time. How did our great-grandparents experience the first Christmas celebration after four years of war?