The Grand Duchy's inhabitants are highly proficient in the English language as a foreign language and the country has been ranked 7th in the world. This good command of English is probably linked to multilingualism , a feature that is deeply ingrained in Luxembourg's society.
In all, 31 still and 9 sparkling wines from the Grand Duchy were selected for the 2019 edition of the longest-standing wine guide. Among the Luxembourg wines listed, four were awarded the 'favourite' accolade, three '3 stars', six '2 stars', and ten '1 star'.
Le programme d’études Master appelé "Border Studies", récemment établi conjointement par l’Université du Luxembourg et trois autres universités de la Grande Région, répond aux défis actuels européens et de toutes régions frontalières en analysant les implications socio-culturelles, politiques et économiques.
Luc Emering, Luxembourgish organic farmer has been awarded the CeresAward in the "young farmer" category. It's the greatest prize awarded to farmers across the whole German-speaking region. The trophy was awarded to him as part of a ceremony at the gala evening "Agriculture Night" in Berlin.