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5 Foreign Entrepreneurs Talk US Startup & Business Expansion

Join us for a panel discussion on what it takes to succeed in US-expansion. A group of five foreign entrepreneurs will come together to discuss their journey towards expanding in the States and building their businesses as global entrepreneurs. Together, they will share their stories, offer their insights, and provide an understanding of the cultural nuances that make US business expansion a challenge -- and an opportunity -- worth pursuing. If you’re an entrepreneur from another country and/or you know someone who is, this is the panel for them. Admission is free & complimentary food & drink will be provided. Food provided by Shake Shack.

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Luxembourg in Space, one step ahead - Arendt

Discover Luxembourg's space adventure and the challenges the space industry will face in the next decade. Arendt & Medernach, the leading law firm in Luxembourg, continuously supported the space and satellite industries and have developed the firm’s expertise and experience in these domains. We are now really looking forward to helping other businesses on their journeys into space.

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The 2018 Luxembourg-American Business Award bestowed upon Amazon, Miami University to receive an Honorary Business Award

Amazon is the 2018 recipient of the Luxembourg-American Business Award that will be celebrated on May 15th, 2018 during a ceremony organized by the Luxembourg American Chamber of Commerce (LACC) that was founded in 1991 to stimulate and promote economic development, trade and investment, between North America and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The award ceremony will take place in New York in the presence of Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Guillaume and Crown Princess Stephanie, and the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Economy, Etienne Schneider.

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US tax reform: the "transition tax" on foreign earnings and its impact on Luxembourg CFCs of US groups

The recent US tax reform has probably been the most important topic for discussion for tax professionals, accounting and finance teams, and CFOs over the last two months. However, as is often the case when it comes to taxes, its impact goes way beyond the mere tax and accounting spheres. A significant number of Luxembourg resident companies being direct or indirect subsidiaries of US groups, it is worth trying to better understand the new tax environment in which such US groups are evolving, so as to better anticipate the potential impact of this new tax environment on their foreign subsidiaries, including those residents in Luxembourg.

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Goodyear Unveils Oxygene, a Concept Tire Designed to Support Cleaner & More Convenient Urban Mobility

Goodyear’s latest concept tire, introduced at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, quite literally brings the future of mobility to life as a visionary solution for cleaner, more convenient, safer and more sustainable urban mobility. The concept, named Oxygene, has a unique structure that features living moss growing within the sidewall. This open structure and the tire’s smart tread design absorb and circulate moisture and water from the road surface, allowing photosynthesis to occur and therefore releasing oxygen into the air.

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Luxembourg picked by more than 20 finance firms after Brexit vote

Luxembourg has clocked in more than 20 "top-ranked" finance firms over the course of the last year, which have chosen to set up shop or move activities to the Grand Duchy. The moves come as Luxembourg competes with other European cities to attract businesses preparing for Britain's departure from the European Union.

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