EXPLAINED: How does Austria’s coronavirus traffic light system work?

EXPLAINED: How does Austria’s coronavirus traffic light system work?

Austria’s coronavirus traffic light system has been developed to manage risks and prevent a second nationwide lockdown. Here’s everything you need to know.

Travel: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Austria again?
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Travel: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Austria again?

UPDATED: How can I get vaccinated for Covid-19 in Austria?

UPDATED: How can I get vaccinated for Covid-19 in Austria?

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s current coronavirus lockdown rules?

EXPLAINED: What are Austria’s current coronavirus lockdown rules?

Mental health: what are the warning signs international residents should look out for?
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Mental health: what are the warning signs international residents should look out for?

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s quarantine rules

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s quarantine rules

UPDATED: Which countries are now on Austria’s quarantine list?

UPDATED: Which countries are now on Austria’s quarantine list?

Austria’s coronavirus lockdown: Under what circumstances can I leave my apartment?

Austria’s coronavirus lockdown: Under what circumstances can I leave my apartment?

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

Vienna mayor calls for ‘caution’ as Austria pushes ahead with lockdown end

UPDATED: How to register for the Covid-19 vaccine in your Austrian state

UPDATED: How to register for the Covid-19 vaccine in your Austrian state

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

‘Possible link’ between AstraZeneca vaccine and rare blood clots, EMA concludes

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

In Europe questions linger over possible AstraZeneca jab side-effects

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Covid-19 third wave: Which countries in Europe have the tightest restrictions?

Seven (legal) ways you can still have fun in lockdown in Vienna

Seven (legal) ways you can still have fun in lockdown in Vienna

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

IN PICTURES: Protests spread across Europe as coronavirus surges create new lockdowns

Where have housing prices risen in Austria during the pandemic?
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Where have housing prices risen in Austria during the pandemic?

What is Austria’s e-card? Everything you need to know
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What is Austria’s e-card? Everything you need to know

Which Austrian states are vaccinating fastest against coronavirus?

Which Austrian states are vaccinating fastest against coronavirus?

EU vaccine passports must prevent ‘discrimination’: European Commission

EU vaccine passports must prevent ‘discrimination’: European Commission

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

EU states seek summit on unfair vaccine handouts as AstraZeneca announce more delays

‘Three million tests a week’: Has Austria got the right Covid strategy?
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‘Three million tests a week’: Has Austria got the right Covid strategy?

Is Austria’s vaccination strategy failing foreigners?
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Is Austria’s vaccination strategy failing foreigners?

Explained: How has Austria’s coronavirus quarantine been tightened?

Explained: How has Austria’s coronavirus quarantine been tightened?

Will Austria really be able to vaccinate one million people by Easter?

Will Austria really be able to vaccinate one million people by Easter?

Will testing allow bars and restaurants to open again in Austria from March?

Will testing allow bars and restaurants to open again in Austria from March?

Why coronavirus infections are again on the rise in Austria

Why coronavirus infections are again on the rise in Austria

Will testing allow amateur sports to kick off again in Austria?

Will testing allow amateur sports to kick off again in Austria?

UPDATED: Where can I get tested for coronavirus in Vienna?

UPDATED: Where can I get tested for coronavirus in Vienna?

UPDATED: FFP2 masks now required in some outdoor areas in Austria

UPDATED: FFP2 masks now required in some outdoor areas in Austria

‘Entry tests’: What is Austria’s testing plan to allow bars and restaurants to open?

‘Entry tests’: What is Austria’s testing plan to allow bars and restaurants to open?

Austria marks one year of the coronavirus pandemic

Austria marks one year of the coronavirus pandemic

UPDATED: Germany set to extend border closure with Tyrol until March

UPDATED: Germany set to extend border closure with Tyrol until March

Austrian lockdown: Bars, restaurants and sports facilities to remain closed until April

Austrian lockdown: Bars, restaurants and sports facilities to remain closed until April

Austria: Ischgl residents show long-term coronavirus immunity

Austria: Ischgl residents show long-term coronavirus immunity

Austria: Mobility declines after Tyrol travel ban

Austria: Mobility declines after Tyrol travel ban

Austria extends furlough scheme until end of June

Austria extends furlough scheme until end of June

Austria: What are the rules for crossing into Germany?

Austria: What are the rules for crossing into Germany?

Austria to roll out free home coronavirus testing from March

Austria to roll out free home coronavirus testing from March

Austria likely to extend lockdown: reports

Austria likely to extend lockdown: reports

Austria: How did the South African coronavirus mutation come to Tyrol?

Austria: How did the South African coronavirus mutation come to Tyrol?

EXPLAINED: Why has Austria locked down the state of Tyrol?

EXPLAINED: Why has Austria locked down the state of Tyrol?

Austrian politicians slam Germany’s new border measures

Austrian politicians slam Germany’s new border measures

Austrian scientists: Vaccination prevents coronavirus transmission

Austrian scientists: Vaccination prevents coronavirus transmission

Could Austria’s Stop Corona app be used as a vaccine passport?

Could Austria’s Stop Corona app be used as a vaccine passport?

Fears grow as coronavirus mutations now dominant in some parts of Austria

Fears grow as coronavirus mutations now dominant in some parts of Austria

Austria imposes statewide isolation order in Tyrol due to coronavirus variant

Austria imposes statewide isolation order in Tyrol due to coronavirus variant

Austria: Vienna to open two more testing centres this week

Austria: Vienna to open two more testing centres this week

Weekend lockdowns: What you need to know about Vienna’s landmark proposal

Weekend lockdowns: What you need to know about Vienna’s landmark proposal

South African coronavirus variant detected in second Austrian state

South African coronavirus variant detected in second Austrian state

‘Austria is acting irresponsibly’: Germany considers border closures with neighbour

‘Austria is acting irresponsibly’: Germany considers border closures with neighbour

EXPLAINED: How Austria plans to test all school children to end coronavirus lockdown

EXPLAINED: How Austria plans to test all school children to end coronavirus lockdown

Vienna proposes ‘weekend coronavirus lockdowns’

Vienna proposes ‘weekend coronavirus lockdowns’

Will Austria impose a statewide isolation order on Tyrol?

Will Austria impose a statewide isolation order on Tyrol?

Austria issues travel warning for Tyrol due to coronavirus mutation

Austria issues travel warning for Tyrol due to coronavirus mutation

Queues for tests, shops and hairdressers: How Austria reacted to the lockdown relaxation

Queues for tests, shops and hairdressers: How Austria reacted to the lockdown relaxation

These 400 Austrian pharmacies offer free coronavirus testing

These 400 Austrian pharmacies offer free coronavirus testing

EXPLAINED: What is Austria’s compulsory testing requirement for visiting hairdressers?

EXPLAINED: What is Austria’s compulsory testing requirement for visiting hairdressers?

Austria makes free coronavirus tests available at Austrian pharmacies

Austria makes free coronavirus tests available at Austrian pharmacies

Border restrictions tighten as Austria loosens lockdown

Border restrictions tighten as Austria loosens lockdown

Austria open to making Russian Covid-19 vaccine

Austria open to making Russian Covid-19 vaccine

Portugal considers transfer of Covid patients to Austria

Portugal considers transfer of Covid patients to Austria

Austria: Vienna’s ‘coronavirus traffic light’ downgraded to orange

Austria: Vienna’s ‘coronavirus traffic light’ downgraded to orange

Could Austria’s digital ‘Covid passport’ idea restart summer travel?

Could Austria’s digital ‘Covid passport’ idea restart summer travel?

Austria considers statewide quarantine for Tyrol over variant outbreak

Austria considers statewide quarantine for Tyrol over variant outbreak

Austria’s vaccination scheme to be delayed due to ‘supply problems’

Austria’s vaccination scheme to be delayed due to ‘supply problems’

Austria to crack down on ski tourists evading lockdown

Austria to crack down on ski tourists evading lockdown

Austria to hike fines for not wearing face masks

Austria to hike fines for not wearing face masks

Austria to relax coronavirus lockdown measures

Austria to relax coronavirus lockdown measures

Vienna coronavirus protesters ‘tried to storm and occupy Austrian Parliament’

Vienna coronavirus protesters ‘tried to storm and occupy Austrian Parliament’

What is the fine for not wearing an FFP2 mask in Austria?

What is the fine for not wearing an FFP2 mask in Austria?

Austria recommends AstraZeneca vaccine for under-65s only

Austria recommends AstraZeneca vaccine for under-65s only

Hairdressers, schools and shops? What to expect from Austria’s lockdown announcement

Hairdressers, schools and shops? What to expect from Austria’s lockdown announcement

Austria to decide on lockdown extension on Monday

Austria to decide on lockdown extension on Monday

Everything you need to know about Austria’s new working from home rules

Everything you need to know about Austria’s new working from home rules

What will happen to Austria’s property market in 2021?

What will happen to Austria’s property market in 2021?

‘Seven percent of Austrians infected with coronavirus’ since pandemic began

‘Seven percent of Austrians infected with coronavirus’ since pandemic began

Coronavirus: Austria approves GP vaccinations

Coronavirus: Austria approves GP vaccinations

UPDATE: What do delivery delays mean for Austria’s Covid-19 vaccination programme?

UPDATE: What do delivery delays mean for Austria’s Covid-19 vaccination programme?

Austria considers travel privileges for vaccinated people

Austria considers travel privileges for vaccinated people

‘Five months with no guests’: Can Vienna’s famous cafes survive coronavirus pandemic?

‘Five months with no guests’: Can Vienna’s famous cafes survive coronavirus pandemic?

With infection rates falling, will Austria extend the coronavirus lockdown again?

With infection rates falling, will Austria extend the coronavirus lockdown again?

Austria extends flight ban from Britain and South Africa, bans Brazil flights

Austria extends flight ban from Britain and South Africa, bans Brazil flights

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

Which countries in Europe would be on the EU’s list of ‘dark red zones’ for Covid-19?

Why most N95 masks do not satisfy Austria’s tightened mask requirement?

Why most N95 masks do not satisfy Austria’s tightened mask requirement?

Austria: Anyone who tests positive for coronavirus must now report it to authorities

Austria: Anyone who tests positive for coronavirus must now report it to authorities

‘It will change the situation’: Vienna adapts to mandatory FFP2 masks

‘It will change the situation’: Vienna adapts to mandatory FFP2 masks

EXPLAINED: Why is Austria making FFP2 masks mandatory?

EXPLAINED: Why is Austria making FFP2 masks mandatory?

FFP2 masks now mandatory across Austria

FFP2 masks now mandatory across Austria

UPDATED: Where is wearing a mask compulsory in Austria?

UPDATED: Where is wearing a mask compulsory in Austria?

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

No European deaths directly tied to Covid-19 vaccine, say scientists

Coronavirus in Austria: Which professions must get tested or wear an FFP2 mask?

Coronavirus in Austria: Which professions must get tested or wear an FFP2 mask?

Fears raised over Covid variant in Salzburg after British ski instructor trainees test positive

Fears raised over Covid variant in Salzburg after British ski instructor trainees test positive

Uproar in Austria after local mayors and celebs grab ‘leftover’ vaccine doses

Uproar in Austria after local mayors and celebs grab ‘leftover’ vaccine doses

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Europeans urged not to travel as EU Commission proposes ‘dark red zones’ for Covid hot spots

Doctors, airports and long-distance trains: Austria extends FFP2 mask requirement

Doctors, airports and long-distance trains: Austria extends FFP2 mask requirement

Austria to make coronavirus tests available free at pharmacies

Austria to make coronavirus tests available free at pharmacies

UPDATED: How much will mandatory FFP2 masks cost in Austria?

UPDATED: How much will mandatory FFP2 masks cost in Austria?

UPDATED: What are the rules of Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?

UPDATED: What are the rules of Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?

Austria investigates coronavirus vaccine ‘queue-jumping’

Austria investigates coronavirus vaccine ‘queue-jumping’

UPDATED: What does Austria’s coronavirus lockdown mean for schools?

UPDATED: What does Austria’s coronavirus lockdown mean for schools?

Austrian schools to reopen on January 25th

Austrian schools to reopen on January 25th

Coronavirus lockdown: Austria to decide on school reopenings on Wednesday

Coronavirus lockdown: Austria to decide on school reopenings on Wednesday

When do schools open again in Austria – and who needs to wear a mask?

When do schools open again in Austria – and who needs to wear a mask?

Coronavirus: Austria extends economic support until June

Coronavirus: Austria extends economic support until June

Three Austrian states open vaccine registration to the general public

Three Austrian states open vaccine registration to the general public

Austria: What coronavirus lockdown measures will apply after January 25th?

Austria: What coronavirus lockdown measures will apply after January 25th?

‘We really have a problem’: Austria considers lockdown extension due to Covid mutation

‘We really have a problem’: Austria considers lockdown extension due to Covid mutation

150 Vienna bars open in protest of Austria’s coronavirus lockdown

150 Vienna bars open in protest of Austria’s coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus measures credited as ‘no cases of influenza reported in Austria this winter’

Coronavirus measures credited as ‘no cases of influenza reported in Austria this winter’

Austria extends coronavirus lockdown until February 7th

Austria extends coronavirus lockdown until February 7th

Austria: Kurz blames ‘British virus’ for lockdown extension

Austria: Kurz blames ‘British virus’ for lockdown extension

UPDATED: Everyone crossing Austria’s border now required to register

UPDATED: Everyone crossing Austria’s border now required to register

‘E-Impfpass’: What you need to know about Austria’s electronic vaccination certificate

‘E-Impfpass’: What you need to know about Austria’s electronic vaccination certificate

Coronavirus: Thousands of anti-lockdown protesters rally in Vienna

Coronavirus: Thousands of anti-lockdown protesters rally in Vienna

Health minister: Coronavirus mutation detected ‘all over Austria’

Health minister: Coronavirus mutation detected ‘all over Austria’

ANALYSIS: Has Austria picked the right strategy to fight the Covid-19 pandemic?

ANALYSIS: Has Austria picked the right strategy to fight the Covid-19 pandemic?

‘Entry tests’: Austria approves mandatory coronavirus testing for events

‘Entry tests’: Austria approves mandatory coronavirus testing for events

Austria updates countries on coronavirus quarantine exception list

Austria updates countries on coronavirus quarantine exception list

Coronavirus quarantine: Where are border checks carried out in Austria?

Coronavirus quarantine: Where are border checks carried out in Austria?

Mainstream Austrian media under fire for running Covid-19 conspiracy ads

Mainstream Austrian media under fire for running Covid-19 conspiracy ads

Austria to close borders with Czech Republic and Slovakia at midnight

Austria to close borders with Czech Republic and Slovakia at midnight

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

All travellers to UK to soon need negative Covid-19 test

Austria: Thousands take part in coronavirus sceptic protests

Austria: Thousands take part in coronavirus sceptic protests

NEW: Quarantine for arrivals in Austria to remain in place ‘until further notice’

NEW: Quarantine for arrivals in Austria to remain in place ‘until further notice’

Austria’s coronavirus quarantine: More than 10,000 stopped at border

Austria’s coronavirus quarantine: More than 10,000 stopped at border

Austria’s coronavirus quarantine: This is the form you need

Austria’s coronavirus quarantine: This is the form you need

Austria detects British and South African coronavirus mutations

Austria detects British and South African coronavirus mutations

EXPLAINED: Why did Austria scrap its compulsory coronavirus testing plan?

EXPLAINED: Why did Austria scrap its compulsory coronavirus testing plan?

Austrian-made coronavirus vaccine ‘effective for ten years’

Austrian-made coronavirus vaccine ‘effective for ten years’

Q&A: Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus vaccination program

Q&A: Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus vaccination program

UPDATED: When am I allowed to leave my home under Austria’s coronavirus measures?

UPDATED: When am I allowed to leave my home under Austria’s coronavirus measures?

Austria to extend coronavirus lockdown

Austria to extend coronavirus lockdown

Austria extends ban on flights from Britain and South Africa by two weeks

Austria extends ban on flights from Britain and South Africa by two weeks

‘Entry tests’: Will Austria introduce mandatory testing for events, bars and restaurants?

‘Entry tests’: Will Austria introduce mandatory testing for events, bars and restaurants?

UPDATED: Who can enter Austria right now?

UPDATED: Who can enter Austria right now?

What am I allowed to do in Austria on New Year’s Eve?

What am I allowed to do in Austria on New Year’s Eve?

Vienna’s New Year Concert to go ahead despite coronavirus restrictions

Vienna’s New Year Concert to go ahead despite coronavirus restrictions

UPDATED: How will Austria’s ‘three-stage’ coronavirus vaccination program work?

UPDATED: How will Austria’s ‘three-stage’ coronavirus vaccination program work?

Austrian government to distribute free FFP2 masks to over 65s ‘by mid-January’

Austrian government to distribute free FFP2 masks to over 65s ‘by mid-January’

Coronavirus: Austria live streams first vaccinations

Coronavirus: Austria live streams first vaccinations

Skiing in Austria: What does the coronavirus lockdown mean for winter sports?

Skiing in Austria: What does the coronavirus lockdown mean for winter sports?

Coronavirus: Can Santa enter Austria on Christmas Eve?

Coronavirus: Can Santa enter Austria on Christmas Eve?

UPDATE: What you can and can’t do in Austria this Christmas
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UPDATE: What you can and can’t do in Austria this Christmas

Austrian court overturns coronavirus mask mandate in schools

Austrian court overturns coronavirus mask mandate in schools

Switzerland adds parts of Germany, removes Austria from mandatory quarantine list

Switzerland adds parts of Germany, removes Austria from mandatory quarantine list

EXPLAINED: Is it safe to ski in Austria this season?
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EXPLAINED: Is it safe to ski in Austria this season?

Austria’s foreign ski workers in limbo despite slopes reopening

Austria’s foreign ski workers in limbo despite slopes reopening

Coronavirus vaccination to start in Austria on Sunday

Coronavirus vaccination to start in Austria on Sunday

Austria Post stops accepting UK-bound mail

Austria Post stops accepting UK-bound mail

UPDATED: Where are Austria’s coronavirus hotspots?

UPDATED: Where are Austria’s coronavirus hotspots?

Austrians rush free coronavirus tests in lead up to Christmas

Austrians rush free coronavirus tests in lead up to Christmas

Several Austrian states to keep coronavirus testing free until Christmas

Several Austrian states to keep coronavirus testing free until Christmas

‘No mask requirement for Christmas gatherings’: Austria clarifies confusion over new restrictions

‘No mask requirement for Christmas gatherings’: Austria clarifies confusion over new restrictions

Austria: Student sues for having to wear a mask in school

Austria: Student sues for having to wear a mask in school

‘Education, not obligation’: How Austria plans to tackle vaccine sceptics

‘Education, not obligation’: How Austria plans to tackle vaccine sceptics

What kind of post-Christmas lockdown will Austria announce?

What kind of post-Christmas lockdown will Austria announce?

‘Lockdown fatigue’: Mobile phone data shows Austrians tiring of coronavirus measures

‘Lockdown fatigue’: Mobile phone data shows Austrians tiring of coronavirus measures

Austria to re-enter lockdown on December 26th

Austria to re-enter lockdown on December 26th

Kurz: Vaccinations in Austria may start on Christmas Eve

Kurz: Vaccinations in Austria may start on Christmas Eve

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

WHO warns Europe of Covid-19 ‘resurgence’ and urges families to wear face masks at Christmas

What will Christmas look like in Austria this year?

What will Christmas look like in Austria this year?

Can Austrians go shopping or fill their tank in Germany?

Can Austrians go shopping or fill their tank in Germany?

Austria defends unpopular mass-testing scheme after mixed results

Austria defends unpopular mass-testing scheme after mixed results

Everything you need to know about Austria’s latest coronavirus rules

Everything you need to know about Austria’s latest coronavirus rules

EXPLAINED: How Austria is making train travel safer this Christmas

EXPLAINED: How Austria is making train travel safer this Christmas

Mass coronavirus testing begins in more Austrian states

Mass coronavirus testing begins in more Austrian states

UPDATED: Train connections between Austria and Italy suspended due to coronavirus requirements

UPDATED: Train connections between Austria and Italy suspended due to coronavirus requirements

Why Austrian supermarkets must reduce their range during lockdown

Why Austrian supermarkets must reduce their range during lockdown

Skiing to be allowed in Austria from December 24th

Skiing to be allowed in Austria from December 24th

Coronavirus: 80 percent of Austrians ‘expect another lockdown’

Coronavirus: 80 percent of Austrians ‘expect another lockdown’

CHARTS: Which Austrian states have been hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic?

CHARTS: Which Austrian states have been hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic?

What are the coronavirus measures in schools in Austria?

What are the coronavirus measures in schools in Austria?

Relaxed lockdown measures come into effect in Austria

Relaxed lockdown measures come into effect in Austria

Kurz blames Austrians ‘of foreign origin’ for high infection rates

Kurz blames Austrians ‘of foreign origin’ for high infection rates

Austrians storm stores after coronavirus lockdown ends

Austrians storm stores after coronavirus lockdown ends

UPDATE: Austria to tighten quarantine rules for travellers over Christmas period

UPDATE: Austria to tighten quarantine rules for travellers over Christmas period

Housing: How tenants are protected under Austria’s new Covid-19 laws

Housing: How tenants are protected under Austria’s new Covid-19 laws

‘Worrying’: Austria records most weekly deaths since 1978

‘Worrying’: Austria records most weekly deaths since 1978

Lockdown: Austria to announce first opening steps today

Lockdown: Austria to announce first opening steps today

Everything that changes in Austria in December 2020
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Everything that changes in Austria in December 2020

Austrian university unveils ‘world’s fastest’ coronavirus test

Austrian university unveils ‘world’s fastest’ coronavirus test

UPDATE: When will mass coronavirus tests take place in my part of Austria?

UPDATE: When will mass coronavirus tests take place in my part of Austria?

Austria to send free FFP2 masks to all residents aged over 65

Austria to send free FFP2 masks to all residents aged over 65

Mass coronavirus testing in Austria: Here’s how you can register

Mass coronavirus testing in Austria: Here’s how you can register

Can I go on holiday during Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?

Can I go on holiday during Austria’s coronavirus lockdown?

Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus lockdown

Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus lockdown

What will post-lockdown life look like in Austria?

What will post-lockdown life look like in Austria?

Austria: New Covid-19 stats that give us reason to be positive

Austria: New Covid-19 stats that give us reason to be positive

‘The virus doesn’t spread on ski slopes’: Austria defiant amid European efforts to close slopes

‘The virus doesn’t spread on ski slopes’: Austria defiant amid European efforts to close slopes

Coronavirus: Can Austria save its ski season?

Coronavirus: Can Austria save its ski season?

‘Out of the question’: Struggling Austrian ski resorts reject ‘local discounts’ idea

‘Out of the question’: Struggling Austrian ski resorts reject ‘local discounts’ idea

Coronavirus in Austria: Vienna to start mass testing on Wednesday

Coronavirus in Austria: Vienna to start mass testing on Wednesday

Coronavirus vaccine: Austria to receive 24 million doses from EU

Coronavirus vaccine: Austria to receive 24 million doses from EU

Teachers who refuse coronavirus tests in Austria ‘may be forced to wear FFP2 masks in classroom’

Teachers who refuse coronavirus tests in Austria ‘may be forced to wear FFP2 masks in classroom’

Sending post in Austria before Christmas? Here are the dates you should know

Sending post in Austria before Christmas? Here are the dates you should know

UPDATED: These Austrian pharmacies offer rapid antigen tests

UPDATED: These Austrian pharmacies offer rapid antigen tests

How Austria plans to end the coronavirus lockdown before Christmas

How Austria plans to end the coronavirus lockdown before Christmas

‘The road back to normality’: Austria to unveil coronavirus vaccination plan

‘The road back to normality’: Austria to unveil coronavirus vaccination plan

UPDATE: Switzerland removes France and Belgium from travel quarantine list

UPDATE: Switzerland removes France and Belgium from travel quarantine list

EXPLAINED: How Austria’s mass-testing plan will work

EXPLAINED: How Austria’s mass-testing plan will work

Tell us: How is the coronavirus shutdown in Austria affecting you?
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Tell us: How is the coronavirus shutdown in Austria affecting you?

Coronavirus: Everything you need to know about working from home in Austria

Coronavirus: Everything you need to know about working from home in Austria

Austria orders seven million coronavirus tests

Austria orders seven million coronavirus tests

Explained: Austria’s mass testing plan ‘to end coronavirus lockdown in time for Christmas’

Explained: Austria’s mass testing plan ‘to end coronavirus lockdown in time for Christmas’

How many Austrians support mandatory coronavirus testing?

How many Austrians support mandatory coronavirus testing?

‘We’re more relaxed this time’: How Vienna is coping with Austria’s Autumn lockdown

‘We’re more relaxed this time’: How Vienna is coping with Austria’s Autumn lockdown

Austria: Coronavirus tests rolled out in pharmacies

Austria: Coronavirus tests rolled out in pharmacies

Austria: Daily coronavirus fatalities exceed 100 for first time

Austria: Daily coronavirus fatalities exceed 100 for first time

IN PICTURES: Vienna’s streets empty as Austria enters lockdown

IN PICTURES: Vienna’s streets empty as Austria enters lockdown

Outrage in Austria as gun stores allowed to remain open despite coronavirus lockdown

Outrage in Austria as gun stores allowed to remain open despite coronavirus lockdown

Austrian shoe chain apologises for ‘pre-lockdown sale’

Austrian shoe chain apologises for ‘pre-lockdown sale’

Coronavirus: Did Austria fail to take the second wave seriously?

Coronavirus: Did Austria fail to take the second wave seriously?

Shops in Austria forced to close from 7pm

Shops in Austria forced to close from 7pm

‘Decision week’: Austria considering stricter lockdown measures amid rising infections

‘Decision week’: Austria considering stricter lockdown measures amid rising infections

Austria set for stricter coronavirus measures from Monday

Austria set for stricter coronavirus measures from Monday

Austria plans ‘mass tests’ to help exit coronavirus lockdown

Austria plans ‘mass tests’ to help exit coronavirus lockdown

UPDATE: Schools and kindergartens to close under Austria’s new shutdown rules

UPDATE: Schools and kindergartens to close under Austria’s new shutdown rules

Austria to re-enter ‘hard lockdown’ on Tuesday as Covid-19 cases soar

Austria to re-enter ‘hard lockdown’ on Tuesday as Covid-19 cases soar

Lower Austria rolls out free rapid coronavirus testing

Lower Austria rolls out free rapid coronavirus testing

When will the coronavirus vaccine be available in Austria?

When will the coronavirus vaccine be available in Austria?

Austria to roll out nationwide rapid testing in schools

Austria to roll out nationwide rapid testing in schools

EXPLAINED: How will Vienna’s shipping container rapid testing plan work?

EXPLAINED: How will Vienna’s shipping container rapid testing plan work?

Coronavirus: How Austrian businesses can receive 80 percent of their revenue in November

Coronavirus: How Austrian businesses can receive 80 percent of their revenue in November

Austria: Man handed seven month jail sentence for travelling despite quarantine

Austria: Man handed seven month jail sentence for travelling despite quarantine

Coronavirus: Austria to give all hospitality workers 100 euros

Coronavirus: Austria to give all hospitality workers 100 euros

Shops in Austria must close from 7pm today

Shops in Austria must close from 7pm today

Will coronavirus resurgence wipe out Austria’s ski season?

Will coronavirus resurgence wipe out Austria’s ski season?

Vienna announces third drive-in coronavirus testing site

Vienna announces third drive-in coronavirus testing site

EXPLAINED: Ten key questions about what Austria’s partial lockdown means for you

EXPLAINED: Ten key questions about what Austria’s partial lockdown means for you

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus shutdown

UPDATED: Everything you need to know about Austria’s coronavirus shutdown

Vienna announces third drive-in coronavirus testing site

Vienna announces third drive-in coronavirus testing site

Stopp Corona: Everything you need to know about Austria’s contact tracing app

Stopp Corona: Everything you need to know about Austria’s contact tracing app

Upper Austria bans hospital and nursing home visits

Upper Austria bans hospital and nursing home visits

Everything that changes in Austria in November 2020
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Everything that changes in Austria in November 2020

Coronavirus: Austria classified ‘high risk’ by Slovenia amid rising infection rates

Coronavirus: Austria classified ‘high risk’ by Slovenia amid rising infection rates

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

Covid-19 cases ‘explode’ in Europe: Which countries are under lockdown or curfew?

OPINION: Why it’s time to support Austria’s coronavirus shutdown
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OPINION: Why it’s time to support Austria’s coronavirus shutdown

Was Austria’s coronavirus shutdown introduced too late?

Was Austria’s coronavirus shutdown introduced too late?

Can I have a casual relationship under Austria’s new coronavirus measures?

Can I have a casual relationship under Austria’s new coronavirus measures?

Why are anti-coronavirus protests allowed to continue in Austria?

Why are anti-coronavirus protests allowed to continue in Austria?

‘The data suddenly exploded’: Why Austria urgently imposed a shutdown

‘The data suddenly exploded’: Why Austria urgently imposed a shutdown

All of Austria now placed on Germany’s ‘high risk’ quarantine list

All of Austria now placed on Germany’s ‘high risk’ quarantine list

Germany declares Vienna as a coronavirus risk zone

Germany declares Vienna as a coronavirus risk zone

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

In charts: How coronavirus mortality rates compared around Europe

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

‘Nip the virus in the bud’: How Germany showed Europe the way on coronavirus testing

Austrian low-cost airline Level Europe files for insolvency

Austrian low-cost airline Level Europe files for insolvency

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

Where can you travel in Europe? EU launches new website to help tourists

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

How Switzerland avoided a coronavirus ‘catastrophe’ by protecting cross-border workers

Coronavirus: Chaos and confusion as Austria’s borders reopen

Coronavirus: Chaos and confusion as Austria’s borders reopen

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

WHO interview: ‘If our behaviour returns to normal Europe risks new waves of Covid-19’

Austria to relax mandatory mask rules in coronavirus fight

Austria to relax mandatory mask rules in coronavirus fight

Austria to deliver new coronavirus measures on Saturday

Austria to deliver new coronavirus measures on Saturday

Germany and Austria draw up plan to reopen border

Germany and Austria draw up plan to reopen border

How is each European country emerging from coronavirus lockdown?

How is each European country emerging from coronavirus lockdown?

Austrian ski haven facing legal action for early coronavirus outbreak

Austrian ski haven facing legal action for early coronavirus outbreak

Austria pushes coronavirus co-operation with ‘smart countries’

Austria pushes coronavirus co-operation with ‘smart countries’

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

Coronavirus across Europe: How the pandemic has affected those living abroad

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

What needs to happen before European countries lift coronavirus restrictions?

Coronavirus cases in Austria are ‘twice the reported numbers’

Coronavirus cases in Austria are ‘twice the reported numbers’

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as countries plot a path back to normal life

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

Coronavirus across Europe: An inside view as Europeans search for signs of hope

Skiers set to unleash legal avalanche on Austria over coronavirus

Skiers set to unleash legal avalanche on Austria over coronavirus

Six reasons why international health insurance could give you peace of mind – now and in the future
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Six reasons why international health insurance could give you peace of mind – now and in the future

Number of confirmed coronavirus cases exceeds 3,000 in Austria

Number of confirmed coronavirus cases exceeds 3,000 in Austria

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

EU imposes entry ban for 30 days in bid to slow coronavirus pandemic

No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu
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No, coronavirus isn’t the same as the flu

Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban
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Coronavirus: What you need to know about Trump’s Europe travel ban

Austria and Slovenia impose tight border restrictions with Italy over coronavirus

Austria and Slovenia impose tight border restrictions with Italy over coronavirus

Austria lifts lockdown of hotel over coronavirus

Austria lifts lockdown of hotel over coronavirus

Austria places Innsbruck hotel under lockdown over coronavirus

Austria places Innsbruck hotel under lockdown over coronavirus

First two coronavirus cases confirmed in Austria

First two coronavirus cases confirmed in Austria

Austria removed from Switzerland’s quarantine list

Austria removed from Switzerland’s quarantine list

Your step-by-step guide to getting the best expat health insurance plan
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Your step-by-step guide to getting the best expat health insurance plan

Coronavirus: Almost nine in ten Austrians believe masks are here to stay

Coronavirus: Almost nine in ten Austrians believe masks are here to stay

Austria warns of ‘preventable deaths’ as hospitalisation rates skyrocket

Austria warns of ‘preventable deaths’ as hospitalisation rates skyrocket

Will Austria reduce quarantine to five days?

Will Austria reduce quarantine to five days?

MAPS: How many patients are in intensive care where you live in Austria?

MAPS: How many patients are in intensive care where you live in Austria?

MAPS: Where can Austrian residents travel to right now?

MAPS: Where can Austrian residents travel to right now?

Austria blamed for Bavaria’s Covid-19 surge

Austria blamed for Bavaria’s Covid-19 surge

Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance
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Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance

Austria Post produces ‘three-ply toilet paper stamps’ to promote social distancing

Austria Post produces ‘three-ply toilet paper stamps’ to promote social distancing

‘Two people per row’: Austria’s strict Covid-19 private car rules explained

‘Two people per row’: Austria’s strict Covid-19 private car rules explained

Bavaria introduces compulsory Covid-19 testing for commuters

Bavaria introduces compulsory Covid-19 testing for commuters

What you need to know about Austria’s new lockdown measures

What you need to know about Austria’s new lockdown measures

Austrian GPs can now conduct ‘rapid’ coronavirus testing

Austrian GPs can now conduct ‘rapid’ coronavirus testing

Most of Austria placed on Germany’s ‘high risk’ quarantine list

Most of Austria placed on Germany’s ‘high risk’ quarantine list

Austria plans to ban coronavirus face shields

Austria plans to ban coronavirus face shields

Austria records highest ever daily coronavirus case tally

Austria records highest ever daily coronavirus case tally

Explained: Can I invite people to my home under Austria’s new coronavirus rules?

Explained: Can I invite people to my home under Austria’s new coronavirus rules?

The charts and maps that explain the state of the pandemic in Austria

The charts and maps that explain the state of the pandemic in Austria

MAPS: Where are Austria’s emerging coronavirus hotspots?

MAPS: Where are Austria’s emerging coronavirus hotspots?

Four Austrian districts classed as ‘high risk’ due to rising cases

Four Austrian districts classed as ‘high risk’ due to rising cases

School’s out: Why are Austrian students studying in a 19th-century church?

School’s out: Why are Austrian students studying in a 19th-century church?

Austria extends border controls with Slovenia and Hungary until 2021

Austria extends border controls with Slovenia and Hungary until 2021

Austria orders local lockdown as coronavirus cases rise

Austria orders local lockdown as coronavirus cases rise

Austria records highest daily total of new coronavirus infections

Austria records highest daily total of new coronavirus infections

Austria won’t ban smoking in restaurants after all

Austria won’t ban smoking in restaurants after all

Austria’s Ischgl ski resort ‘mishandled coronavirus outbreak’

Austria’s Ischgl ski resort ‘mishandled coronavirus outbreak’

Coronavirus: How Austria plans to avoid a second lockdown

Coronavirus: How Austria plans to avoid a second lockdown

Switzerland: Parts of Germany, Italy and Austria added to coronavirus quarantine list

Switzerland: Parts of Germany, Italy and Austria added to coronavirus quarantine list

Which international health plan best suits you?
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Which international health plan best suits you?

7 reasons you should have international health insurance
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7 reasons you should have international health insurance

Five things to consider before you retire abroad
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Five things to consider before you retire abroad

End of the line for cigarette vending machines in Austria?

End of the line for cigarette vending machines in Austria?

Flu season starts early in Austria

Flu season starts early in Austria

5 reasons UK expats should get healthcare help from home
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5 reasons UK expats should get healthcare help from home

Five birds found dead with bird flu in western Austria

Five birds found dead with bird flu in western Austria

Second MERS case reported in Austria

Second MERS case reported in Austria

Italian teen dies from meningitis in Vienna

Italian teen dies from meningitis in Vienna

Expat checklist: five simple steps to help you settle in
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Expat checklist: five simple steps to help you settle in

Austrian prisoners to receive condoms and lubricant

Austrian prisoners to receive condoms and lubricant

Tick warning for Austria after mild winter

Tick warning for Austria after mild winter

Retiring abroad: ensuring your health is covered
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Retiring abroad: ensuring your health is covered

Education abroad: How to find an international school
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Education abroad: How to find an international school

Becoming an expat: where to start
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Becoming an expat: where to start

Why expats choose international health insurance
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Why expats choose international health insurance

Drug addict doctor fired from Austrian hospital

Drug addict doctor fired from Austrian hospital

Cellar girl releases HSP single

Cellar girl releases HSP single

Austrians increasingly rely on antidepressants

Austrians increasingly rely on antidepressants

Delayed electronic health records system online

Delayed electronic health records system online

Austria alcohol drinking second best

Austria alcohol drinking second best

Why beet juice could save you a dentist trip

Why beet juice could save you a dentist trip

‘Vaccine tram’ launched in Austria’s capital to help triple flu shots

‘Vaccine tram’ launched in Austria’s capital to help triple flu shots

How to figure out healthcare abroad
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How to figure out healthcare abroad

Most supermarket apples ‘contain pesticides’

Most supermarket apples ‘contain pesticides’

Seven bizarre health tips Austrians swear by

Seven bizarre health tips Austrians swear by

Schoolgirl in Tyrol died from rare form of TB

Schoolgirl in Tyrol died from rare form of TB

Vienna stays silent on TB school outbreak

Vienna stays silent on TB school outbreak

Asian mosquitoes could carry deadly diseases

Asian mosquitoes could carry deadly diseases

Austrian pioneers first ‘feeling’ leg prosthesis

Austrian pioneers first ‘feeling’ leg prosthesis

Healthcare: 9 questions expats should ask
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Healthcare: 9 questions expats should ask

NHS reform could be costly for Brit expats

NHS reform could be costly for Brit expats

Will climate change give us the blues?

Will climate change give us the blues?

Travel delays expected as doctors protest

Travel delays expected as doctors protest

200,000 Austrians ‘drink excessively’

200,000 Austrians ‘drink excessively’

Measles threatens a comeback across Europe

Measles threatens a comeback across Europe

Austrian pioneers mind-controlled bionic hand

Austrian pioneers mind-controlled bionic hand

Austria’s health minister confirms she has cancer

Austria’s health minister confirms she has cancer

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Austria ‘on threshold of flu outbreak’

EU considers energy drink ban for under-18s

EU considers energy drink ban for under-18s

Patient dies after ‘botched colonoscopy’

Patient dies after ‘botched colonoscopy’

One million have work-related health issues

One million have work-related health issues

Vaccinations clinic opens at MedUni Vienna

Vaccinations clinic opens at MedUni Vienna

Drastic lack of psychiatrists in Austria

Drastic lack of psychiatrists in Austria

High CO2 levels in ‘every third office’

High CO2 levels in ‘every third office’

First case of Mers virus in Austria

First case of Mers virus in Austria

Why sunny days can lead to suicide

Why sunny days can lead to suicide

Austrian has eight kg tumour removed

Austrian has eight kg tumour removed

Only ‘one in five Austrians is happy’

Only ‘one in five Austrians is happy’

Happiness ‘about making right choices’

Happiness ‘about making right choices’

Austria is runner-up in calorie consumption

Austria is runner-up in calorie consumption

Austria’s most unusual spa treatments

Austria’s most unusual spa treatments

Early retiree poses as medical doctor

Early retiree poses as medical doctor

TBE cases fall in Styria with mild Spring

TBE cases fall in Styria with mild Spring

Health data implant chips proposed

Health data implant chips proposed

Alcohol consumption in Austria high

Alcohol consumption in Austria high

Corruption still ‘widespread’ in medicine

Corruption still ‘widespread’ in medicine

Pharmacists offer polyglot service

Pharmacists offer polyglot service

Six in court over Listeria deaths

Six in court over Listeria deaths

Austrian ‘angel’ donates €2.2m to English hospice

Austrian ‘angel’ donates €2.2m to English hospice

5,000 people turn out for yoga convention

5,000 people turn out for yoga convention

What’s the reality of expat life in Europe today?
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What’s the reality of expat life in Europe today?

Five mindfulness practices for expats
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Five mindfulness practices for expats

Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children
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Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children

Five ways to maintain the bond with friends and family ‘back home’
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Five ways to maintain the bond with friends and family ‘back home’