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549 kg of honey

According to the Luxembourg City Magazine, “549 kg of the City of Luxembourg’s honey were extracted from 34 beehives in 2017. 34 beehives are managed by the City of Luxembourg, and 12 other by the Abbaye de Neumünster and the Musée national d’histoire naturelle in the Grund.”   

Luxembourg Star Wars

A resident submitted a petition to Luxembourg government for the construction of a Death Star. The fictitious space station, which features in Star Wars films, is 160 km in diameter with 357 internal levels, according to Luxembourg Times.

Digital Skills

86.1% of individuals in Luxembourg have basic or above basic digital skills. Luxembourg has the first spot in Europe in that category according to the Digital Scoreboard of the European Commission.

Financial Crimes

According to Delano, “The number of reports to Luxembourg’s financial crimes unit (CRF) rose by 179% from 2015 to 2016 with 30,710 suspicious financial operations reported. Among the cases reported, the vast majority (99.7%) concerned money laundering, with the remainder connected to the financing of terrorism. The number of reports made to the CRF from …

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