Deep Space Industries Congratulates Luxembourg on Their Bold Legislative Action to Facilitate the Space Resources Industry11 Nov 2016, 03:54 UTC
New Luxembourg policies to pave the way for the future space-based business sector.
LUXEMBOURG CITY, Luxembourg — 11 November 2016
Deep Space Industries (DSI) commends the government of Luxembourg and Étienne Schneider, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy, for a new set of policies that create a framework to encourage commercial space activities. Luxembourg continues to remain at the forefront of the emerging commercial space sector through initiatives such as SpaceResources.lu and continued investment in local businesses.
“We applaud Luxembourg for taking this bold and visionary step to create the needed framework for private citizens and companies to operate in space,” said Rick Tumlinson, Chairman of the Board at DSI.
Luxembourg is helping set the stage for a renaissance of space activities that will benefit its own citizens and the global community, and is now the second nation to step up to the challenge of enacting space resource and commerce policy. Deep Space Industries calls on other nations of the world to open the high frontier to their people through similar legislative action and international norms and agreements.
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