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Beck tops Zahlavova Strycova to win at Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Annika Beck of Germany won her first career title Saturday after beating fourth-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-1 in the Luxembourg Open final.(10/18/2014 3:03:57 PM)
Zahlavova Strycova faces Beck in Luxembourg final
LUXEMBOURG (AP) -- Fourth-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic will face Annika Beck of Germany in the Luxembourg Open final after both players made light work of their semifinals on Friday.(10/17/2014 1:39:51 PM)
Soccer-Costa ends drought as Spain ease past Luxembourg
* Costa nets in 4-0 win in Luxembourg City * Finally ends scoring drought for Spain * Holders bounce back from defeat in Slovakia (Adds quotes) LUXEMBOURG, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Diego Costa's long wait for an international goal ended when the Brazil-born forward netted the third goal in an uninspiring 4-0 win for Spain away to minnows Luxembourg in Euro 2016 qualifying Group C on Sunday. ...(10/12/2014 5:06:32 PM)
Costa ends drought as Spain ease past Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Diego Costa's long wait for an international goal ended when the Brazil-born forward netted the third goal in an uninspiring 4-0 win for Spain away to minnows Luxembourg in Euro 2016 qualifying Group C on Sunday. Costa had failed to find the net for his adopted country in six previous appearances but broke a duck lasting more than 500 minutes when he struck from close ...(10/13/2014 2:53:06 AM)
Spain rebounds with 4-0 win at Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — Diego Costa scored his first goal for Spain in seven appearances to help the defending European champion ease to a 4-0 win at Luxembourg and rebound from its first qualifying loss in eight years on Sunday.(10/12/2014 5:48:20 PM)
Zahlavova Strycova advances at Luxembourg Open
LUXEMBOURG (AP) -- Fourth-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic rolled past Swedish qualifier Johanna Larsson 6-0, 6-2 to make the Luxembourg Open semifinals on Thursday.(10/16/2014 5:25:14 PM)
Beck beats Allertova to reach Luxembourg final
LUXEMBOURG (AP) Annika Beck of Germany took just 47 minutes to sweep aside Denisa Allertova of the Czech Republic 6-0, 6-1 on Friday to reach the Luxembourg Open final and stay on course for her first career title.(10/17/2014 1:15:17 PM)
No. 2 Cornet & No. 3 Lisicki lose at Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG (AP) -- Second-seeded Alize Cornet of France and third-seeded Sabine Lisicki of Germany bowed out of the second round of the Luxembourg Open on Wednesday, All the top three seeded players are now out of the tournament after Cornet lost 6-2, 6-3 to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands and Lisicki was beaten 7-5, 6-2 by Czech qualifier Denisa Allertova. Top-seeded Andrea Petkovic of Germany ...(10/15/2014 4:36:57 PM)
EU watchdog targets Amazon's Luxembourg tax deals
By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Amazon's tax arrangements with Luxembourg are being investigated by EU regulators, as the online retailer becomes the latest global company to be accused of striking tax-minimising deals with member states that may break bloc rules. Corporate tax avoidance has come under the spotlight on both sides of the Atlantic in recent years, as perfectly legal deals ...(10/7/2014 9:11:03 AM)
After years of pressure, Luxembourg drops bank secrecy rules
Luxembourg agreed on Tuesday to end its bank secrecy rules from 2017, yielding to a decade of pressure from Germany and the United States and marking a breakthrough in global efforts to reduce tax evasion. Luxembourg, whose banks hold deposits worth 10 times the nation's annual economic output, said it would adopt an international standard for the automatic exchange of bank data, meaning EU ...(10/14/2014 10:54:04 AM)
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