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Turkish Airlines Eyeing Istanbul-Graz Route

The airport in Graz is in talks with Turkish Airlines for the creation of a flight connection between Graz and Istanbul.

February 17, 2015

List of National Days of the home countries of all foreign Missions and Delegations in Vienna, Austria

The FriedlNews table below is an updated list of National Days of all nations, which belong to at least one of following categories: Foreign Missions and Delegations in Vienna, Austria; Diplomatic Corps and other representations in Austria; International Organizations in Vienna and Permanent Missions; Missions and Delegations to the OSCE.

February 11, 2015

Austria is Celebrating 60 Years of United Nations Membership in 2015

Austria became a member of the United Nations in 1955 and is celebrating 60 years of UN membership in 2015. 70 years ago, the United Nations were founded in San Francisco.

February 5, 2015

OMV Books EUR 700 Mln Impairment in Q4 on Ofisi and Petrom Units

Listed oil and gas group OMV will book a net EUR 700 million impairment on its Q4 operating result related to Turkish unit Petrol Ofisi and Romanian energy activities of Romanian unit OMV Petrom, the company said in the quarterly report out Thursday morning.

January 29, 2015

George Soros: "A New Policy to Rescue Ukraine"

Soros is calling on members of the European Union to behave as countries indirectly at war with Russia and to provide Ukraine with $50 billion to defend itself and kick-start political reforms. Russian President Vladimir Putin's imperial ambition has unintentionally brought into being a new Ukraine that is adamantly opposed to endemic corruption and inefficient government. By offering assistance, Europe can foster an open society in Ukraine and protect itself from Russian aggression.

January 22, 2015

Vienna Congress comsult 2015: "Power of Regions"

“Power of Regions“ is the topic of the Vienna Congress com•sult 2015 which is taking place today at Vienna's House of Industry. Distinguished participants from industry, politics and the business community such as F.W. de Klerk, Mohamed El Baradei, Author Benjamin R. Barber, Václav Klaus and Iain Begg are discussing the principle of regionality and its future in Europe.

January 20, 2015

Ivica Dačić in Vienna: Serbia Takes Over OSCE Chairmanship from Switzerland

The new OSCE Chairperson, Serbia’s Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic, spoke today at the inaugural Permanent Council meeting of Serbia's OSCE Chairmanship Vienna. He revealed his Chairmanship priorities pledging to rebuild trust and confidence in the OSCE region of 57 participating states.

January 15, 2015

Celebi Checks Legal Steps Against Niki and Air Berlin

The Viennese subsidiary of Turkish ground handling company Celebi is mulling over legal steps against Niki, the Austrian airline, and its holding concern Air Berlin. The two airlines had cancelled their contract with Celebi suddenly from Wednesday to Thursday, with passengers of the two firms being checked in by a subsidiary of Flughafen Wien AG since Thursday.

January 9, 2015

After Russia Abandons South Stream Project, Putin is Ready for New Gas Pipeline to Turkey

Russia has abandoned plans to build the South Stream gas pipeline but is ready to build another pipeline system to Turkey instead, Russian president Vladimir Putin said.

December 3, 2014

FMA Fines Verbund Management with EUR 77,000

Austrian financial watchdog FMA has imposed a EUR 77,000 fine on the management of energy company Verbund, daily Standard reports.

November 5, 2014