Vienna closes schools in some areas Upper Austria – Last Hour

(ANSA) – BOLZANO, JULY 02 – In Austria the infections return to rise (677 active cases) and in some areas of Upper Austria the closure of schools has been ordered. The outbreak would be a free church in Linz, frequented by migrants. In Upper Austria yesterday the infections increased by 129 cases, while today – […]

Wirecard: Politicians and officials blame each other

Whe hastily conceded his own weaknesses, quickly lost in the political game of Black Peter. Felix Hufeld, President of the BaFin Financial Supervisory Authority, now knows that too. The violent criticism of his authority in connection with the Wirecard scandal surprised him very unpleasantly, he is said to have said in a hearing before the […]

VIG: Franz Fuchs quits board position

30.06.2020 Franz Fuchs ended his board position at the Vienna Insurance Group at the end of June 2020. He worked for the VIG Group in board functions for around 17 years, and has been a VIG board member since October 2009. “It is thanks to the excellent development work, the high level of insurance expertise […]

Kapsch BusinessCom founds new subsidiary

29.06.2020 Vienna (OTS) – The new subsidiary Kapsch Converged Services GmbH was founded after a 100% takeover of Liberty Global Services GmbH Austria. Kapsch BusinessCom thus becomes the service partner of the most important telecommunications providers in Austria, DACH and CEE. For more information, see the attached Liberty Global Group press release. Kapsch BusinessCom is […]

Fire at Reichsbrücke: giant cloud of smoke over Vienna – community

There was a fire at the Reichsbrücke on Wednesday morning. Further backgrounds are still unclear. The fire brigade is already on site. The Zanzibar at the Reichsbrücke suddenly started burning on Wednesday. The fire is said to have broken out around 9 a.m. and spread very quickly to the beach club. The cloud of smoke […]

Viennese now get inn vouchers – Vienna

There will soon be a pub voucher for all Viennese people, which should stimulate the gastronomy. “Today” shows you how much money you can expect for your next visit to the inn. The Viennese economy should get going again. That’s why Mayor Michael Ludwig (SPÖ) announces several measures on Wednesday. One of the most exciting […]

mumok opens on June 17th – Coronavirus –

05/12/2020 14:35 (Act. 12.05.2020 14:35) The mumok – Museum of Modern Art is now part of the gradual reopening of the museums from June 17th. In coordination with the opening times of the Leopold Museum, which is also located in the Museumsquartier and will open again on May 27, the mumok will be open from […]

Lufthansa – German opposition insists on government aid on conditions

In the case of rescue measures, shareholders and top personnel would have to “accept the capping of manager salaries and bonuses and the removal of dividends,” according to a paper by the Greens in the Bundestag. In addition, there must be environmental requirements. SPD leader Norbert Walter-Borjans also called for strict conditions for state rescue. […]

Poison truck with broken tires stopped in Vienna – Vienna

The Vienna State Transport Department stopped a dangerous transport of dangerous goods in the federal capital on Friday. Officials of the dangerous goods control group of the Vienna State Traffic Department were able to stop a truck with dangerous technical defects on Friday at 12 noon. The Polish tractor-trailer was loaded with a total of […]