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Covid-19

COVID-19 Country Response

COVID-19 epidemic evolution

To find out about the latest status of the COVID-19 pandemic evolution and the most up-to-date statistics on the COVID-19 disease in Luxembourg, please visit the dedicated portal of the national government. Further information can be found on the website of the Ministry of Health.
For the international outlook you can consult the latest
situation reports published by the World Health Organisation as well as the global daily statistics on the coronavirus pandemic evolution including data on confirmed cases and deaths by country.

Sanitary measures
To find out about the latest public health situation in Luxembourg and the current sanitary measures in vigour, please consult the website of the Ministry of Health including the up-to-date information on the containment measures put in place and public health recommendations. Updates can be found on the dedicated portal of the national government.
Further information can be accessed on the City of Luxembourg COVID-19 page.
Travel restrictions

The COVID-19 situation, including the spread of new variants, evolves rapidly and differs from country to country. All travelers need to pay close attention to the conditions at their destination before traveling. Regularly updated information for all countries with regards to Covid-19 related travel restrictions in place including entry regulations, flight bans, test requirements and quarantine is available on TravelDoc Infopage.
It is also highly recommended to consult COVID-19 Travel Regulations Map provided and updated on the daily basis by IATA.
The US government website of Centers of Disease Control and Prevention provides COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Destination.

The UK Foreign travel advice also provides travelling abroad advice for all countries, including the latest information on coronavirus, safety and security, entry requirements and travel warnings.

Import & export restrictions

Following the measures taken by the European Commission, an export license is required to export personal protective equipment outside of the European Union.
For a general overview of trade restrictions due to COVID-19 pandemic, please consult the section dedicated to Luxembourg on the
International Trade Centre's COVID-19 Temporary Trade Measures webpage.

Economic recovery plan

To know about the economic measures taken by the Luxembourgian government to address the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economy, please visit the dedicated portal “Coronavirus”, as well as the website of the Ministry of Economy. An overview of the economic stabilisation program is available here. The Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER) provides an outline of the economic effects of COVID-19 on the national economy.
The information on the EU’s economic response to COVID-19 and the actions to minimise the fallout on the EU member states’ economies of the COVID-19 outbreak is available on the websites of the
European Commission and the European Council.
For the general overview of the key economic policy responses to the COVID-19 outbreak (fiscal, monetary and macroeconomic) taken by the Luxembourgian government to limit the socio-economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, please consult the section dedicated to Luxembourg in the
IMF’s Policy Tracker platform.

Support plan for businesses

To know about the local business support scheme and taxation measures established by the Luxembourgian government to help businesses to deal with the economic impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic on their activity, please consult the official portal Guichet.lu, which provides information for SMEs, large companies and self-employed. For updates, refer to the website of the Ministry of Economy.
Furthermore, the European Commission approved a EUR 300 million scheme to support Luxembourgian companies affected by coronavirus outbreak.

For a general overview of international SME support policy responses to the COVID-19 outbreak refer to the World Bank's Map of SME-Support Measures in Response to COVID-19.

Support plan for exporters

To find out about the support plan for exporters put in place by the Luxembourgian government, please consult the dedicated page on the official portal Guichet.lu.
The European Commission adopted a
Temporary Framework for State aid measures to support the economy in the COVID-19 outbreak, which enables short-term export credit insurance to be provided by the member States where needed.

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