Coronavirus - Official communications Follow the last information Coronavirus Coronavirus Coronavirus - Official communications Follow the last information Coronavirus 413 80 1440 20 21 22 23 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 Saturday Sunday Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:14:07 +0200 Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:14:07 +0200 Permanent closure of the Advanced care centres From Monday 8 June 2020, the Advanced care centres (Centres de soins avancés, CSA) at LuxExpo and the Rockhal will close their doors permantely. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 11:14:07 +0200 // Our intangible cultural heritage goes digital: Digital IKI - Digital Hopping Procession This year, none of the four traditions, that where first to be listed on the national inventory of intangible cultural heritage in Luxembourg, can take place in the usual way. Fri, 29 May 2020 10:30:47 +0200 // Additional adaptations in public transport from 25 May 2020 Due to the current situation with regard to COVID-19, additional adaptations will be applied in public transport. Fri, 22 May 2020 16:30:00 +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 // COVID-19: Venues for the celebration of marriages and civil partnerships The Government in council of 4 May 2020 approved a derogation to article 75 of the Civil Code allowing the civil registrar to celebrate marriages in a municipal building other than the town hall. Civil partnership declarations can take place at the same locations. Tue, 05 May 2020 08:45:52 +0200 // Our intangible heritage goes digital: Digital IKI - Digital Octave In 2003, UNESCO adopted an important convention to protect and safeguard this rich heritage. The Ministry of Culture of Luxembourg introduced a register for the national intangible heritage in 2007, with four inscriptions a year later. Wed, 29 Apr 2020 15:57:46 +0200 // A deconfinement strategy framed by health and research measures The overall objective is to avoid a second wave of infected people in the context of exit measures and thus the introduction of a new lockdown. Tue, 28 Apr 2020 14:05:58 +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 // Prime Minister's first exchange with the ad hoc group to accompany the measures decided as part of the fight against COVID-19 On 20 April 2020, the Prime Minister, Minister of State, Xavier Bettel and the Minister of Health, Paulette Lenert, had a first informal exchange with the Advisory Council to accompany the measures decided as part of the fight against COVID-19. Mon, 20 Apr 2020 18:41:44 +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 // A gradual resumption of courses and classes organised in alternating sessions starting on 4 May 2020 On 16 April 2020, the Minister of Education, Children and Youth, Claude Meisch, explained the phased resumption of activities in schools and childcare facilities. Thu, 16 Apr 2020 18:59:28 +0200 // Protective measures in the context of COVID-19 in public transport as of 20 April 2020 From Monday 20 April 2020, the following protective measures must be observed in public transport, buses, trains and trams in Luxembourg. Thu, 16 Apr 2020 09:38:26 +0200 // The Ministry of Home Affairs and SYVICOL organise the distribution of masks to the population On Wednesday 15 April, a consultation meeting was held between the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Association of Luxembourg Towns and Municipalities (Syndicat des villes et communes luxembourgeoises - SYVICOL) in order to organise the distribution of surgical masks to the entire population and to the services of municipalities and similar entities. Wed, 15 Apr 2020 21:17:24 +0200 // Exit strategy: a scenario for the gradual lifting of the confinement measures introduced to deal with COVID-19 On 15 April 2020, the Government Council fixed the guidelines for a deconfinement strategy balanced between public health imperatives and the psycho-social and economic aspects of the current confinement. Wed, 15 Apr 2020 19:53:24 +0200 //