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Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids

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Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids

- LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Luxembourg's ambitions to become a leader in the nascent space mining industry moved a step forward as it adopted a new law to create property rights on planets and asteroids and govern exploration and use of space resources. The economy minister, Etienne Schneider, said on Friday (July 14) that Luxembourg had become the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights over resources extracted in space
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Le Luxembourg se dote d'une loi pour pouvoir exploiter les ressources spatiales

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Le Luxembourg se dote d'une loi pour pouvoir exploiter les ressources spatiales

- Un pays d'à peine 3000 km² à la conquête de l'infiniment grand de l'espace. Le Luxembourg va se doter jeudi d'une loi autorisant l’exploration et l'utilisation des ressources de l’espace, une première en Europe, un texte qui doit entrer en vigueur dès le 1er août prochain. "Avec le cadre juridique que le Parlement vote aujourd’hui, le Grand-Duché fera un pas majeur supplémentaire pour se positionner comme pôle européen en matière d’exploration et d’utilisation commerciales des ressources spatiales
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Nadal must beware Luxembourg lefty Muller

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Nadal must beware Luxembourg lefty Muller

- LONDON: Rafael Nadal needs no reminder of the dangers posed by left-handers from Luxembourg - after all his first taste of defeat on Wimbledon's lawns was against one such player. Twelve years on and that same man, Gilles Muller, could ambush Nadal's attempt to land a third title. As Wimbledon swings into its second week Nadal is looking supreme, but 34-year-old grasscourt specialist Muller represents an altogether different challenge with his old-school serve-and-volley style that so bamboozled the Spaniard 12 years ago
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Luxembourg part-timers hand Rangers humiliating Europa exit

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Luxembourg part-timers hand Rangers humiliating Europa exit

- REUTERS: Rangers suffered one of the worst defeats in their 145-year history on Tuesday after part-timers Progres Niederkorn sent them spinning out of the Europa League qualifiers with a 2-0 win in Luxembourg. Rangers, the 54-times champions of Scotland, won the first leg in Glasgow 1-0 last week but were undone by second-half strikes from Emmanuel Francoise and Sebastien Thill as Niederkorn recorded their first win in 14 European games
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Wimbledon | See Pic: Luxembourg's Mandy Minella shows baby bump after Round 1 Loss

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Wimbledon | See Pic: Luxembourg's Mandy Minella shows baby bump after Round 1 Loss

- The world number 82 said she would be taking a break from professional tennis after Wimbledon Luxembourg's Mandy Minella is playing at Wimbledon while four and a half months pregnant, it was reported today, as the 31-year-old prepares to join Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka as a tennis mum. Minella lost 6-1, 6-1 to Italian veteran Francesca Schiavone but she caught the eye with her loose-fitting dress covering a small bump
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Wimbledon hopefuls beware of Muller the leftie from Luxembourg

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Wimbledon hopefuls beware of Muller the leftie from Luxembourg

- LONDON: When the Wimbledon draw is made next week there will be a few players hoping the name Gilles Muller is nowhere near theirs. The left-hander from Luxembourg is enjoying the best form of his 16-year career and is arguably the form player on grass having put together a seven-match winning run. The 34-year-old carved down 12 aces on Friday as he beat former champion Sam Querrey at the Aegon Championships at London's Queen's Club
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Van Avermaet wins Tour of Luxembourg

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Van Avermaet wins Tour of Luxembourg

- LUXEMBOURG: Olympic road race champion Greg Van Avermaet continued his powerful run of early season form on Sunday (Jun 4) clinching the Tour of Luxembourg. The gritty Belgian, who won the partially cobbled Paris Roubaix monument race in April, came first on three stages and twice on two to win by 29sec from Xandro Meurisse and 36sec on third placed Anthony Perez
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Facebook fined $231,918 by French data watchdog over privacy violations

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Facebook fined $231,918 by French data watchdog over privacy violations

- LUXEMBOURG (BLOOMBERG, REUTERS) - Facebook Inc was on Tuesday (May 16) slapped with France's maximum privacy fine of 150,000 euros (S$231,918) and warned of further penalties from other European regulators over how it targets advertising and tracks users. French and Dutch data protection authorities ruled that Facebook violated national laws on how they handle user data. France's CNIL said Facebook isn't allowed to combine user data to display targeted advertising and engages in "illegal tracking" by using cookies to watch what users do on and off the site
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Insurance underwriter Hiscox picks Luxembourg over Malta as EU base after Brexit

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Insurance underwriter Hiscox picks Luxembourg over Malta as EU base after Brexit

- Hiscox chairman Robert Childs Lloyd’s of London underwriter Hiscox has decided to establish a new EU subsidiary in Luxembourg to underwrite its retail business in Europe following Britain’s vote to leave the EU, instead of Malta. Hiscox, which underwrites a range of risks from oil refineries to kidnappings, said the process of establishing the subsidiary would begin immediately, and it expected to complete the restructuring well in advance of March 2019
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Foot - LUX - Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «J'ai des regrets»

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Foot - LUX - Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «J'ai des regrets»

- Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «Bien sûr que j'ai des regrets. A 1-1, on a pris ce penalty très vite, trop vite. Sur le premier but, on a fait des passes dans une zone de pression où on n'aurait pas dû les faire. Sur les trois buts, on a commis des erreurs. Malheureusement, on n'a pas réussi à revenir à 2-2, alors qu'on aurait pu
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La France évite le piège en s'imposant face au Luxembourg

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La France évite le piège en s'imposant face au Luxembourg

- C'est la fin de ce live, merci à tous de l'avoir suivi. On se retrouve mardi pour le match amical entre les Bleus et l'Espagne. Très bonne soirée. Mission réussie. Les Bleus de Didier Deschamps ont évité le piège en s'imposant face au Luxembourg (3-1) ce samedi soir dans le cadre des éliminatoires du Mondial 2018 en Russie. Critiqué pour son manque de temps à Arsenal, Olivier Giroud a répondu aux critiques en signant un doublé
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Luxembourg 1-3 France: Olivier Giroud and Antoine Griezmann find the net as Les Bleus toil to victory

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Luxembourg 1-3 France: Olivier Giroud and Antoine Griezmann find the net as Les Bleus toil to victory

- finalists France continued their unbeaten start to World Cup qualifying - but Didier Deschamps won't have been happy with Les Bleus' display as they toiled to a 3-1 victory over minnows Luxembourg. Olivier Giroud scored twice and Antoine Griezmann converted from the penalty spot to secure victory in Letzebuerg. It was a night where young starlets Ousmane Dembele and Bernard Mendy started, and Monaco phenom Kylian Mbappe stepped from the bench for his debut at the age of 18
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EN IMAGES. Tombeurs du Luxembourg, les Bleus se rapprochent du Mondial 2018

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EN IMAGES. Tombeurs du Luxembourg, les Bleus se rapprochent du Mondial 2018

- FOOTBALL. L'équipe de France a réussi sa mission en dominant le Luxembourg (3-1), samedi, en éliminatoires du Mondial 2018. Un match marqué par les débuts réussis de Benjamin Mendy et Kylian Mbappé. Ils ont assuré l'essentiel. S'ils ont parfois souffert défensivement, les Bleus se sont imposés face au Luxembourg samedi dans le cadre des éliminatoires du en Russie. Une victoire qui leur permet de conserver la tête du groupe A et de se rapprocher un peu plus de la qualification
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victorieuse, la France en tête de son groupe

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victorieuse, la France en tête de son groupe

- La victoire fut longue à s’esquisser face à des Luxembourgeois accrocheurs, mais l’équipe de France a assuré l’essentiel, samedi 25 mars. Victorieux au Luxembourg grâce à un doublé d’Olivier Giroud (28, 77) et Antoine Griezmann (38, sp), les hommes de Didier Deschamps conservent la tête du groupe A et trois points d’avance sur les Suédois, larges vainqueurs de la Biélorussie (4-0), plus tôt dans la soirée
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Clinical Giroud earns France 3-1 win in Luxembourg - Football

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Clinical Giroud earns France 3-1 win in Luxembourg - Football

- LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Olivier Giroud struck twice as France stayed top of World Cup qualifying Group A with an efficient 3-1 victory in Luxembourg on Saturday. Giroud, who has started only seven Premier League games for Arsenal this season, found the back of the net in each half and Antoine Griezmann scored a penalty after Aurelien Joachim had equalised for the hosts
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Luxembourg - France. Les Bleus s’imposent et sont seuls leaders du groupe A

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Luxembourg - France. Les Bleus s’imposent et sont seuls leaders du groupe A

- Dans un match comptant pour la qualification au Mondial 2018, les Français se devaient de remporter cette rencontre face au Luxembourg. Après avoir ouvert le score les Bleus allaient pourtant concéder l’égalisation sur penalty. Mais aussitôt Griezmann redonnait l’avantage aux hommes de Didier Deschamps. Dans une deuxième période à sens unique, Giroud s’offrait un doublé et permettait aux Bleus de prendre seul la première place du groupe A, devant la Suède
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Foot - CM - Gr. A - Qualifications du Mondial 2018 : les Bleus tiennent leur rang au Luxembourg

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Foot - CM - Gr. A - Qualifications du Mondial 2018 : les Bleus tiennent leur rang au Luxembourg

- Loin des chaudes ambiances auxquelles elle est habituée, l'équipe de France a évité de tomber dans le piège tendu par le Luxembourg, ce samedi en qualifications au Mondial 2018. Vainqueurs d'un adversaire courageux mais limité (3-1), les Bleus, rajeunis pour l'occasion, ont conforté leur première place du groupe A. Dans un stade bucolique qui affichait complet, grâce notamment à 1200 supporters français venus en voisins, Didier Deschamps et ses hommes ont rempli leur contrat
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  • Luxembourg part-timers hand Rangers humiliating Europa exit
    Luxembourg part-timers hand Rangers humiliating Europa exit

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    (Reuters) - Rangers suffered one of the worst defeats in their 145-year history on Tuesday after part-timers Progres Niederkorn sent them spinning out of the Europa League qualifiers with a 2-0 win in Luxembourg. Rangers, the 54-times champions of Scotland, won the first leg in Glasgow 1-0 last week but were undone by second-half strikes from Emmanuel Francoise and Sebastien Thill as Niederkorn recorded their first win in 14 European games
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  • Foot - LUX - Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «J'ai des regrets»
    Foot - LUX - Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «J'ai des regrets»

    , lequipe.fr

    Luc Holtz (sélectionneur du Luxembourg) : «Bien sûr que j'ai des regrets. A 1-1, on a pris ce penalty très vite, trop vite. Sur le premier but, on a fait des passes dans une zone de pression où on n'aurait pas dû les faire. Sur les trois buts, on a commis des erreurs. Malheureusement, on n'a pas réussi à revenir à 2-2, alors qu'on aurait pu
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  • Wary of ‘Brexit,’ A.I.G. to Open Insurer in Luxembourg
    Wary of ‘Brexit,’ A.I.G. to Open Insurer in Luxembourg

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    Photo LONDON — The American International Group said on Wednesday that it planned to open an insurance company in Luxembourg within two years to assure that it can serve European clients after Britain leaves the European Union. London has been a European beachhead for many financial companies, particularly those from the United States, to serve clients in Europe. But last June, Britons voted to leave the European Union, a decision that could force companies to move operations to a country in the bloc to continue to sell products to European clients
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  • 1 dead, several injured in Luxembourg train crash
    1 dead, several injured in Luxembourg train crash

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    LUXEMBOURG (AP) — One person died and several were injured Tuesday in a head-on collision between a freight train and a passenger train in Luxembourg. The CLT rail company said in a statement that the passenger train heading into France went through a stop signal for reasons still unclear. Police said the morning crash in southern Bettembourg left some people stuck in the badly mangled passenger car. One person died
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  • Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids
    Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids

    , straitstimes.com

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Luxembourg's ambitions to become a leader in the nascent space mining industry moved a step forward as it adopted a new law to create property rights on planets and asteroids and govern exploration and use of space resources. The economy minister, Etienne Schneider, said on Friday (July 14) that Luxembourg had become the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights over resources extracted in space
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  • Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids
    Luxembourg pioneers property rights laws for planets and asteroids

    , straitstimes.com

    LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Luxembourg's ambitions to become a leader in the nascent space mining industry moved a step forward as it adopted a new law to create property rights on planets and asteroids and govern exploration and use of space resources. The economy minister, Etienne Schneider, said on Friday (July 14) that Luxembourg had become the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights over resources extracted in space
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