Life & Arts

Preview of concerts in Luxembourg this February

Having cancelled their show last year at Rockhal, Glasgow’s favourite twee indie outfit Belle & Sebastian are finally making a return to Rockhal on 11 February. In 2014, the band cut their 9th studio album ‘Girls in Peacetime Want to Dance’, which blends electro-glide, baroque balladry, and giant-sized [...]

Cheers? No thanks! Low- and no-alcohol lifestyle booms

Sales of beer and cider with under 1.2% alcohol soar by nearly 30% About 5 million people will drink their first beer or glass of wine in a month next week as “dry January” comes to an end. But for an increasing number of people it will be an entirely dry year, because low- and no-alcohol is now a fast-growing [...]

Number of jobseekers in Luxembourg falls by 4.6%

The number of registered jobseekers in Luxembourg has decreased by 4.6% over one year. As of 31 December 2017, the number of available jobseekers registered with the ADEM was 17,283. Over one year, this represents a decrease of 839 people or 4.6%. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate calculated by STATEC thus [...]

Severe storm warning for Thursday

Meteolux has issued a severe gale / storm warning for Thursday in Luxembourg. With winds expected to reach 75 – 85 km/h today between 07:00 and 18:00, this represents Force 9 on the Beaufort Wind Scale which is described as “severe gales” which can lead to “slight structural damage (chimney [...]
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