Ministère de l'Économie - News Follow the last information Ministère de l'Économie Ministère de l'Économie Ministère de l'Économie - News Follow the last information Ministère de l'Économie 413 80 1440 20 21 22 23 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Saturday Sunday Thu, 03 Sep 2020 14:51:05 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2020 14:51:05 +0200 Launch of the first high-performance microsatellite of its kind produced and assembled in Luxembourg The ESAIL microsatellite for tracking ships worldwide – developed under ESA's Partnership Projects programme – has been launched last night aboard an Arianespace Vega from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. Thu, 03 Sep 2020 14:51:05 +0200 // The Luxembourg Space Agency and LIST join forces to create a "European Space Resources Innovation Centre" in Luxembourg On 4 August 2020, a cooperation agreement was signed between the Ministry of the Economy, as the supervisory body of the Luxembourg Space Agency (LSA), and Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) in view of the creation by the end of 2020, in Luxembourg, of a "European Space Resources Innovation Centre”, called ESRIC in abbreviated form. Tue, 04 Aug 2020 14:17:32 +0200 // LIST demonstrates collaborative COVID-19 'Cross-Functional Dashboard' to ministers The Minister of the Economy Franz Fayot and the Minister for Higher Education and Research Claude Meisch visited Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) on Monday. Their motive was an inspection and demonstration of the “Cross-Functional Dashboard”, in relation to the country’s COVID-19 data. Mon, 03 Aug 2020 18:15:01 +0200 // Franz Fayot welcomes the parliamentary adoption of the new aid scheme to stimulate business investment in the COVID-19 era On 22 July 2020, the Chamber of Deputies unanimously approved the bill implementing a new aid instrument aimed at companies that have suffered the impact of the COVID-19 crisis. ​ Wed, 22 Jul 2020 18:34:00 +0200 // Call for projects "StartupsVSCovid19" by the Ministry of the Economy: 15 innovative projects selected to combat COVID1-9 Following the "StartupsVsCovid19" call for projects launched in April, 15 innovative solutions proposed by startups to combat the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis have been selected. Fri, 15 May 2020 08:43:12 +0200 // New non-repayable allowance for the self-employed The Luxembourg government has decided to strengthen the support mechanism for the self-employed affected by the financial consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Wed, 06 May 2020 16:03:12 +0200 // National call for COVID-19 research projects open to public and private partnerships The call for research projects addressing current and future challenges of COVID-19 launched by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) is now open to public-private partnerships involving companies and research institutions. Tue, 28 Apr 2020 11:12:00 +0200 // New emergency allowances for micro and small businesses On 22 April 2020, on the proposal of the Minister for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Lex Delles, the Government Council approved two draft Grand Ducal Regulations aimed at putting in place new financial support measures for micro and small commercial and craft enterprises. Wed, 22 Apr 2020 16:32:29 +0200 // An Internet platform connecting individual protective equipment supply and demand In order to connect the supply of and demand for personal protective equipment produced and supplied by Luxembourg companies, the national innovation agency, Luxinnovation, has launched the platform The website has been co-developed with the team of the Fédération des Artisans. Sat, 18 Apr 2020 10:57:16 +0200 // Launch of the online application form for the emergency allowance of EUR 2,500 for the self-employed on the business space of As from today, 14 April 2020, the persons concerned may apply for the aid of EUR 2,500 on the basis of the Grand Ducal Regulation of 8 April 2020 on the establishment of a certified emergency allowance for the self-employed in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Tue, 14 Apr 2020 14:32:04 +0200 // Calling start-ups to innovate in order to overcome the COVID-19 crisis in Luxembourg The Ministry of the Economy, in collaboration with Luxinnovation, is launching a call for projects for young innovative companies under the name "StartupsVsCovid19". Fri, 10 Apr 2020 15:55:24 +0200 // Emergency indemnities of 2,500 euros for the self-employed ​ The self-employed play an essential role in the Luxembourg economy and are also affected by the COVID-19 crisis. In order to support them financially, the Government approved today, on a proposal from the Minister for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Lex Delles, a draft Grand Ducal regulation aimed at establishing a certified emergency indemnity of 2,500 euros in their favor. Wed, 08 Apr 2020 16:19:12 +0200 // Ministry of the Economy launches call for projects to startups for innovative solutions to combat COVID-19 In order to support the Luxembourg start-up ecosystem, the Ministry of the Economy, in collaboration with Luxinnovation, will launch a call for projects entitled “StartupsVsCovid19” on 9 April 2020. Sat, 04 Apr 2020 11:25:00 +0200 // Call to respect social distancing in shops open to the public In the context of the pandemic of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the Luxembourg Government informs citizens as well as businesses receiving customers from the public, that the respect of certain specific principles concerning the circulation of customers is necessary, in order to limit the spread of the virus in the population. Wed, 01 Apr 2020 15:29:50 +0200 // New online sales platform for vulnerable people On 19 March 2020, Minister for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Lex Delles and Minister for Family Affairs and Integration Corinne Cahen launched the online sales platform, dedicated to vulnerable people. Thu, 19 Mar 2020 09:57:53 +0100 //