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Shopping open for shopping

The national online shopping platform '' that was initiated by the Ministry of Economy opened for business on 14th September 2018.

The LetzShop website has been up and running since 14th September, meaning you can buy items sold in Luxembourg shops online, which is good news for both customers and retailers



'Tel Aviv on Fire' awarded at the Mostra Venice

On 8th September, Kais Nashif of the Luxembourg production was awarded the 'Orizzonti Prize for Best Actor'.

Joy and emotion were in the air last Saturday during the 75th 'Mostra internazionale d'arte cinematografica di Venezia'.



Mobility in Luxembourg: challenges and solutions

Luxembourg, a country of short travels and paths, boasts a high-quality road, train and cycling network. Located in the heart of Europe, the Grand-Duchy, which is also the economic centre of the Great Region, is a country on the move.


Space Industry

Luxembourg further develops its space industry

The new Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) and the innovative Space Research Program will consolidate the Grand Duchy’s position as a global space hub.

On September 12, the Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA) officially launched operations with the goal of promoting the further economic development of the Grand Duchy’s space industry by attracting businesses, developing human resources, providing innovative financial solutions and supporting educational and research infrastructure.


Quality of life

Expat Insider 2018: Luxembourg still an attractive place for expats

More than 18,000 expats in the InterNations network expressed their opinion on their host country - Luxembourg comes out well.

InterNations, an International network of expats, has just published the 2018 edition of its well-known report entitled Expat Insider. More than 18,000 expats assessed different aspects of living in their host country: quality of life, ease of settling in, working abroad, family life, and personal finance & cost of living.



The wine harvest season starts early this year

With a warm spring and a hot summer, the grapes burst with sweetness and need to be harvested earlier than usual.

The first wine harvests in the Moselle started at the end of August, in Schengen, on the Henri Ruppert estate.


Education and training

Draft legislation to provide better protection for people on placements

Students and graduates will have the benefit of a new legal framework, so they will have a better knowledge of their employment rights.

The end of abuses. This is largely the aim of the draft law tabled at the Chamber of Deputies on 19 March 2018 which aims to lay down regulations for placements for pupils and students.



Luxembourgish co-productions are going from strength to strength

In the coming weeks, five feature films will be representing the Grand Duchy at a number of major international film festivals.

The announcement of another selection for a film co-produced by Samsa Film at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) completes the range of Luxembourgish co-productions selected for showing at the upcoming major film festivals.


Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

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

A la recherche de bonnes idées pour profiter pleinement de votre fin de semaine? L’équipe a sélectionné pour vous quelques évènements plaisants à tester ce week-end. Installez-vous, on vous dresse la liste!


  • Updated 18-09-2018