The British Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (BCC) has announced that it is organising a lunch with special guest speaker, Francois Bausch, Luxembourg's Minister for Mobility and Public Works, Minister of Internal Security & Minister of Defence, on Wednesday 30 January 2019 at 1200 at La Table du Belvedere, Luxembourg-Kirchberg (4 Place de l'Europe).
Minister Bausch will address the chamber's members on the topic "Luxembourg, a small country punching above its weight - Why Luxembourg has more influence internationally than its size would suggest".
A member of the Green Party since 1986, François Bausch was elected to Parliament for the first time in 1989 while standing for the Green Party in the constituency of the Centre. He served as a member of Parliament until 1992, before being re-elected from 1994 to 2013.
Following the legislative elections of 20 October 2013, François Bausch joined the government as Minister for Sustainable Development and Infrastructure on 4 December 2013 in the coalition government formed by the Democratic Party (DP), the Luxembourg Socialist Workers’ Party (LSAP) and the Green Party ("déi gréng").
After the legislative elections of 14 October 2018, François Bausch was appointed Minister of Defence, Minister for Mobility and Public Works and Minister for Internal Security on 5 December 2018 in the coalition government formed by the DP, the LSAP and "déi gréng".
Cost €40 (members); €55 (non-members). Registration online at www.bcc.lu
Venue: La Table du Belvedere, Luxembourg-Kirchberg (4 Place de l'Europe)
Organiser: British Chamber of Commerce in Luxembourg (BCC)
Price: €40 (members); €55 (non-members)