Search for Austria and
    1. April 26, 2016

      The change in political tide buoys Austria’s far right

      Wedged between a bank and a luggage store in central Vienna is the Kapuzinergruft, the family crypt of the Habsburgs...

    2. April 25, 2016

      Refugee crisis fuels rise of the far right in Austria

      The success of the far-right Freedom party in the Austrian presidential election on Sunday is not necessarily a sign of...

    Special Reports

    1. Investing in Central & Eastern Europe

      The fundamental outlook in the region, especially for the 10 countries that have joine...
    2. Doing Business in Austria

      Austrian companies are world leaders in industrial innovation, science and research, b...
    Search more Special Reports on this topic.

    1. April 24, 2016

      Far-right Freedom party wins first round of Austria’s presidential poll

      Austria’s far-right Freedom party won an unexpectedly powerful victory in the first round of the country’s presidential...

    2. April 22, 2016

      In a postwar first, Austria’s mainstream parties face shutout

      The first round of elections for a new Austrian president this weekend threatens to send tremors through Europe’s...

    3. April 21, 2016

      Sales rise at Sky despite higher customer churn

      Sky reported that an increasing proportion of its customers had cancelled their subscriptions in the last quarter after...

    4. Fast FT

      April 21, 2016

      Sky keeps grinding out strong sales growth

      Sky reported continued strong growth in its third quarter, with group revenues rising 5 per cent to £8.72bn over the...

    5. The World

      April 20, 2016

      Austria's Freedom party ready to break establishment's grip on power

      Slowly but surely, the political tides are turning in favour of Austria’s rightwing populist Freedom party. Thanks to...

    6. FT Data

      April 19, 2016

      Datawatch: US and Italian brands are the hardest hit by counterfeit goods trade

      Counterfeit and pirated goods represented a value of more than $460bn in 2013, similar to the GDP of Austria. Almost...

    7. April 13, 2016

      Migrant crisis: Alpine fence raises tensions between Rome and Vienna

      Senior Italian officials are attacking Austria for building a fence at the Brenner Pass to control migrant flows,...

    8. April 8, 2016

      Vestager says precedent will not affect telecoms merger call

      The EU competition commissioner weighing Three’s proposed takeover of O2 has said she will not be bound by the...

    9. Fast FT

      April 1, 2016

      Eurozone manufacturing improves, but gloom persists

      There’s a dash of good news for Europe’s manufacturing sector, as a closely-watched survey tracking sentiment improved...

    10. Fast FT

      March 22, 2016

      UK Budget revisions 'credit negative', says Moody's

      A reduction in GDP growth forecasts and an increase in debt forecasts in the UK’s Budget, presented last week, are...

    11. beyondbrics

      March 18, 2016

      Turkey hosts more Syrian refugees than any other country and still its fundamentals have improved

      One should always be cautious with TV documentaries but, knowing the terrain and winter climate of many of the...

    12. Fast FT

      March 18, 2016

      Ireland the only euro area borrower on the up

      Teacher’s pet. Ratings agency Moody’s has delivered its annual update on the credit worthiness of euro area...

    13. March 14, 2016

      Austria fails to strike deal on Hypo Alpe Adria collapse

      Austria’s attempts to draw a line under one of Europe’s most dramatic recent bank failures collapsed on Monday after...

    14. March 14, 2016

      Austrian data raise red flags for UK telecoms merger

      Telecoms consolidation in Austria almost doubled some consumers’ smartphone bills in 2013 and 2014, according to newly...

    15. March 14, 2016

      LGT Group snaps up UK’s Vestra Wealth

      Liechtenstein’s LGT Group has acquired a majority stake in Vestra Wealth, the London-based wealth management boutique,...

    16. March 11, 2016

      Europe’s migrant crisis dims once unassailable Merkel’s aura

      Lectured by the president of tiny Macedonia. Challenged at EU summits. Defied by supposed allies in Austria and...

    17. March 9, 2016

      Paths to Europe: As a key route closes, migrants look for others

      Governments in central and eastern Europe have all but sealed the favoured route travelled by refugees fleeing war and...

    18. March 6, 2016

      Creditors look to secure Hypo Alpe Adria bank deal

      Six years after Austria was forced to nationalise Hypo Alpe Adria bank, Vienna hopes this week to finally strike a deal...

    19. March 4, 2016

      Hypo Alpe Adria: Hypo-critical

      So much for Teutonic prudence. Last summer Austria’s finance minister was reportedly “against a haircut” on Greek debt....

    20. March 4, 2016

      The Savile Row of ski boots

      Austrian skiing superhero Franz Klammer once told me: “Give me any old pair of skis and I’ll beat anyone in the world...

    21. March 4, 2016

      Travel updates: Japan, Austria, Dubai and Los Angeles

      Japan A year after opening its first Japanese outpost — a slick, modern hotel at the top of a 38-storey Tokyo tower...

    22. Fast FT

      March 4, 2016

      Record 1.25 million asylum seekers in EU in 2015

      The number of first time asylum seekers to the European Union more than doubled in 2015 to a record 1.25m, new data...

    23. Fast FT

      March 1, 2016

      Eurozone manufacturing hits a soft patch

      The eurozone’s manufacturing sector is in slightly brighter shape than previously thought, but growth has still slumped...

    24. Fast FT

      February 29, 2016

      Bunzl hit by Brazil downturn and commodities rout

      FTSE 100 outsourcer Bunzl suffered a sharp decline in business outside North America and Europe last year, with profits...

    25. February 28, 2016

      Merkel insists no change of course on migrant crisis

      German chancellor Angela Merkel said she had no “Plan B” for solving the refugee crisis, and insisted there was nothing...

    26. February 28, 2016

      Europe enters the age of disintegration

      There is now a real possibility that the EU system for border and immigration controls will break down in about 10...

    27. February 25, 2016

      Merkel faces a dilemma as Austria defies her over migrant crisis

      The decision by Austria and nine Balkan states to unilaterally choke off the flow of migrants across their borders has...

    28. February 25, 2016

      Greece withdraws ambassador to Austria

      Athens withdrew its ambassador to Austria on Thursday in a sign of the mounting acrimony between EU countries over the...

    29. Fast FT

      February 25, 2016

      Greece withdraws its ambassador to Austria

      Athens withdrew its ambassador to Austria on Thursday in a sign of the mounting acrimony between EU countries over the...

    30. Brussels Blog

      February 24, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: The Vienna Insurrection

      Welcome to Wednesday’s edition of our new Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    31. FT Photo Diary

      February 22, 2016

      An edgy wait

      Refugees from Afghanistan sit beside railway tracks near a transit center for refugees at the Macedonian-Serbian border...

    32. February 19, 2016

      EU says Austria asylum move breaches Geneva Convention

      EU leaders have condemned a move by Austria to cap the number of asylum seekers arriving in the country, accusing...

    33. February 16, 2016

      Austria announces border clampdown to slow migrant flow

      Austria has announced new restrictions on its borders with Italy and Slovenia, as ministers played down hopes of a...

    34. Fast FT

      February 9, 2016

      UniCredit weighed down by restructuring costs

      UniCredit, Italy’s largest bank by assets and its only globally significant financial institution, will offer its...

    35. February 8, 2016

      Paper pushers take issue with plans to scrap €500 note

      The rise in the terror threat has led to fresh calls to scrap the €500 note, long viewed as an easy means to finance...

    36. Lex Live

      February 8, 2016

      Wireless competition: there's no magic number of operators

        There has been plenty of blather – not a little of it generated by Lex – regarding the impact of reducing the number...

    37. February 5, 2016

      The home of skiing

      It was dark and snowing hard as we drove up towards Stuben, the highest village in the Klösterle valley; the taxi...

    38. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Virgin Media in favour of Hutchison/O2 deal

      Virgin Media has called on Brussels’ antitrust regulator to allow the controversial £10.5bn takeover of O2 by CK...

    Search for Austria and


    Videos from that closely match this topic

    1. Bolivian president's jet diverted on flight from Russia...
      July 3, 2013

      Bolivian president's jet diverted on flight from Russia