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He noted the strong financial rebound observed within the 3rd quarter of 2020, including that the prospect of approval of a coronavirus vaccine within the EU also gave cause for hope. As for next 12 months’s price range, new measures amounting to €191 million will lead to a deficit of €2.7 billion as an alternative of €2.5 billion, as previously estimated. Luxembourg’s public debt is predicted to increase by 7.four% between 2019 and 2021 – the bottom within the EU.

In an interview with native media, Professor Gilbert Massard mentioned that Luxembourg might introduce a grasp of drugs as early as 2023. Luxembourg has offered the first-yr bachelor of medication because the Nineteen Sixties, nonetheless a full bachelor’s diploma was only just lately added to the University of Luxembourg’s programme. The pandemic has highlighted a weakness in the country’s healthcare system, with an over reliance on workers from overseas.

The LSAP has once once more made its position clear that young individuals shouldn't be paying the price for the pandemic. Their aim is to cut back CO2 emissions by 55% by 2030 and be climate impartial by mid-century. Last week, the government introduced an extension to subsidies of up to €8,000 for buyers of electrical and hybrid automobile purchases. The Ministry of Family and Integration, and the Ministry of Health released a statement yesterday that exposed fifty three coronavirus clusters had been detected in retirement homes through the pandemic affecting 1,660 residents .

Health Minister Paulette Lenert stated yesterday that Luxembourg has stopped administering doses from a batch of the AstraZeneca vaccine pending further testing by European medical specialists. Luxembourg had not given out any injections from the batch of 4,800 doses of the vaccine. The European Medicines Agency said yesterday that there is currently no indication that vaccination has triggered these conditions, and that they don't seem to be listed as side effects with this vaccine.

Deputy prime minister and minister for mobility, defence and public works François Bausch repeated that Wickler’s appointment was justified. Prime minister Xavier Bettel acknowledged that Mrs. Wickler is a competent person whose expertise aren't in query. Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said on Friday that he expects a covid vaccine to be available in Luxembourg in a matter of weeks.