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Dec 9, 2014

Luxembourg says disclosing tax rulings to other states

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Luxembourg is giving details of its tax deals with foreign firms to governments that ask for them, its finance ministry said on Tuesday, addressing critics of its role in helping companies avoid taxes on a global scale.

In a statement issued after a Belgian minister revealed he was expecting data next month, the ministry said it had always been willing to share such information, despite a current court battle with the European Union over the grand duchy’s refusal to release tax files to EU antitrust investigators.

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Nov 26, 2014

Mbemba double sends Anderlecht into Europa League

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Goals at the end of each half from defender Chancel Mbemba secured Anderlecht a place in the Europa League on Wednesday and consigned visitors Galatasaray to last spot in Champions League Group D.

The 20-year-old Congolese’s double strike ended a 12-game, two-year streak without a win for the Belgian side in Europe’s top competition.

Nov 26, 2014

Soccer-Mbemba double sends Anderlecht into Europa League

BRUSSELS, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Goals at the end of each half from defender Chancel Mbemba secured Anderlecht a place in the Europa League on Wednesday and consigned visitors Galatasaray to last spot in Champions League Group D.

The 20-year-old Congolese’s double strike ended a 12-game, two-year streak without a win for the Belgian side in Europe’s top competition.

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      "Editor for political and general news across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. In 21 years with Reuters, have reported widely on conflict, elections, society, economics, culture and sport from postings in Paris, Moscow, Berlin, London, Baghdad and Jerusalem."
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