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Austria's conservatives and greens enter coalition talks

Austria's conservatives and greens enter coalition talks

Sebastian Kurz took one step closer to forming a government following the September election after entering exclusive coalition talks with the Green party.

How to negotiate a personalized expat health insurance plan

How to negotiate a personalized expat health insurance plan

A step-by-step guide for all expats with a health insurance.

 
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What you need to know about Austria's new indoor smoking ban

What you need to know about Austria's new indoor smoking ban

Austria on Friday became one of the last European countries to ban smoking in bars and restaurants, after years of debate.

The European university turning student ideas into startups

The European university turning student ideas into startups

Has this university in southern Sweden found the recipe for innovation?

 
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Italian word of the day: 'Sceneggiata'

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Austria's far-right party elects leader ahead of polls

Austria's far-right party elects leader ahead of polls

Austria's far-right party on Saturday formally elected Norbert Hofer to lead it into national elections later this month.

Austrian train company denies plans for overnight Vienna–Malmö route

Austrian train company denies plans for overnight Vienna–Malmö route

The Austrian train company ÖBB has denied reports that it is considering extending its Vienna-Hamburg night train route on to Malmö, telling The Local that the roughly 17-hour journey would be too long.

Austria's leading telecoms provider is now letting customers pay in cryptocurrency

Austria's leading telecoms provider is now letting customers pay in cryptocurrency

Austria's telecoms giant A1 has launched a pilot project – letting customers pay in cryptocurrency.

Wes Anderson presents box of 'treasures' from Viennese vaults

Wes Anderson presents box of 'treasures' from Viennese vaults

The "treasure chamber" at Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum takes on a new meaning this week thanks to an exhibition curated by American filmmaker Wes Anderson and his partner, illustrator and author Juman Malouf.