News

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!

Photo: La La La Photo Wishing all our Members and subscribers a very Happy Saint Patrick's day! Every March 17, the United States becomes an emerald country for a day. Americans wear green clothes and quaff green beer. Green milkshakes, bagels and grits appear on menus. In a leprechaun-worthy shenanigan, Chicago even dyes its river … Continued

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General Members News

Employers help Needed!!

  Introductory letter to employers: To whom it may concern.   Year 10 Work Experience Monday 29th April – Friday 3rd May 2019   Thank you for considering accommodating our student for 4 days of work experience.  Through this placement, the student should hopefully: Discover what it is like to go to work, realising how … Continued

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2019

International Women’s day – 6th March, 2019 at PWC

On Wednesday, 6th March 2019, AMCHAM, partnered with PWC Luxembourg, to celebrate International Women’s Day at PWC in Gasperich.   Embracing the core theme „Celebrating success!“, a Kitchen Table Conversation (KTC) panel discussion, was held, featuring: Dr. Megha Agrawal ( Managing Director of Luxembourg Institute of Research in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Science), Roxane Haas … Continued

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2019

Lunch with Claude Marx- CSSF- 4. March 2019

On Monday, 4 February 2019, AMCHAM hosted the Director General of the CSSF, Claude Marx, for a private member only lunch at the Hotel le Royal . Tables were sponsored by: PWC, Deloitte, State Street, Brown Brothers Harriman, KPMG, J.P. Morgan, Loyens and Loeff and Citigroup, hosting 95 senior members of the Luxembourg financial sector. … Continued

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Press Release Elvinger Hoss Luxembourg’s confirmation that securities can be held through DLT-like technologies, including blockchains!

Luxembourg’s confirmation that securities can be held through DLT-like technologies, including blockchains! Bill of Law 7363 was approved on 14 February 2019 – Luxembourg’s confirmation that securities can be held through DLT-like technologies, including blockchains!  Article by Gary Cywie Digital ledger technologies (“DLT”) and blockchains in particular could disintermediate some of the main financial markets … Continued

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Statement from the Chairman Mr Paul Schonenberg

Dear AMCHAM colleagues and friends, Recently, there have been two media attacks against me, AMCHAM and others. This is my first time to be the subject of a hatchet job...and it hurts. I have spent the weekend and a large part of the last two days with colleagues crafting an excellent three page rebuttal and … Continued

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Evolution of the international population in Luxembourg from 1950 until today

The current video illustrates a text article published by AMCHAM Luxembourg in the “Expat Profile Snapshots” book and downloadable from the AMCHAM website: https://www.amcham.lu/publications/The text article was written by François Peltier, Head of Unit Population and Dwellings, STATEC. The video was produced by David Serban, Motion Designer at Mister Motion. The project was realised by … Continued

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2019

Expat Profile Snapshots

The “Expat Profile Snapshots”interviews are presented to put a human face on individual expats explaining who they are, what they think about Luxembourg, their aspirations, why they are here and what contributions they have or will make to Luxembourg. In this book, we have  assembled 17 interviews of third country nationals.Two expat profiles were published in each edition of the … Continued

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SOCIAL ELECTIONS 2019: WHAT CHANGES

  The elections for the appointment of the members of the staff delegation (i.e. the so-called “social elections”) will take place on 12 March 2019. Legal timeline In the framework of the social elections of 2019, the employer, who is responsible for organising the elections, has to comply with several steps in accordance with a … Continued

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2018

Amcham’s Annual Christmas Party

In a brief address before lunch was served, guest of honour US ambassador Randy Evans reflected on his first six months in Luxembourg, an appointment he had specifically requested, he reminded his audience. He praised the country for having good people who can hold intellectual conversation. Despite briefly striking an appropriately sombre note by reflecting … Continued

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