About Luxembourg

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Geography

Luxembourg is extremely well situated in the centre of Europe, between Germany, France and Belgium, and easily reachable by rail, road and air.

 
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History

Luxembourg is the world’s only sovereign Grand Duchy, one of several particularities originating from its long history.

 

 

Economy

Renowned for its political and social stability, skilled and multilingual workforce, state-of-the-art infrastructure, excellent connectivity to markets, as well as for its favorable legal environment and financial climate.

 

 

Political system

The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a parliamentary democracy within the framework of a constitutional monarchy, with a hereditary crown that belongs to the house of Nassau.

 

Population

With a population of 576,200 Luxembourg is one of the world’s most culturally diverse societies.