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8 February 2017: The survey was carried out by InterNations , the world’s largest organisation and network of people living and working abroad. 14,300 expats in 191 countries of 174 nationalities participated to the survey covering 43 different aspects of their lives in their host countries,...
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8 February 2017: Luxembourg has maintained the highest score from Fitch ratings agency, it was announced on Thursday, awarded to only 11 countries in the latest round of scores. The 'Triple A' rating that Luxembourg achieved, has been attributed to the lowest number of countries since 2003...
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17 January 2017: The World Econoic Forum's Enabling Trade Index (ETI) assesses the extent to which the 136 economies analysed enable the free flow of goods across borders based on criteria such as: market access, border administration, infrastructure, operating environment (property protection...
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6 January 2017: Luxembourg is the most productive of the 38 countries listed in 2015 data from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) with an average workweek of 29 hours. Productivity is calculated by dividing each country’s GDP by the average number of hours worked...
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6 January 2017: The German Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) has published the sixth edition of its composite index (Länder-Index) on behalf of the Stiftung Familienunternehmen foundation. The Grand Duchy takes first place in this list of 18 OECD countries, compared to third position in...
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DBRS rating agency carried out for the first time an analysis of the Luxembourg economy. It ranked Luxembourg a AAA country with a "stable outlook". The DBRS rating follows identical scores issued by three other major agencies: S&P, Fitch and Moody's. http://www.wort.lu/en/...
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Luxembourg ranks in the top 10 countries for attracting and sustaining talent in the latest IMD World Talent Ranking. The country is particularly well-positioned in stduent per teacher ratio indicators such as its pupil-teacher, international relations and language skills. http://www.imd.org/...
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The University of Luxembourg has been ranked first worldwide for international outlook in the World University Rankings compiled by Times Higher Education, improving its performance in every category. The rankings are based on an assessment of criteria including teaching, research, international...