""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
The head of a new commission set up to investigate claims of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Austria has been appointed.
Packed with hits by popular Austrian singer Udo Jurgens, the musical I’ve Never Been To New York has just premiered in Vienna.
OPEC oil ministers have agreed to keep the group’s production quotas unchanged at their meeting in Vienna.
The decision was no surprise but even
Austria’s Catholic Church has expressed deep shame and regret over a growing child sex buse scandal.
It has now been revealed a priest from the
Conservatives are in power now in most EU countries. Two economists, one alternative, the other in conventional investment, debate the political
One of the most prestigious orchestras in the world has become famous for its starring role at its most popular musical event – the Vienna
The Vienna State Opera was officially inaugurated on May 25, 1869, and in its long history studded with famous directors like Richard Strauss, Gustav
The International Atomic Energy Agency, the IAEA, has voted overwhelmingly to censure Iran for building a uranium enrichment plant in secret.
Each year hundreds of thousands die as a result of influenza, millions become infected and the loss to the economy runs into billions.
Natascha Kampusch has claimed that her kidnapper acted alone. The 21-year-old, who was held captive for eight and a half years, was reacting to fresh
Student demonstrations in Vienna have spread to other Austrian universities in what has become a national movement for change.
A sit-in at
People have burnt logs for heat since the dawn of time but new techniques mean that the humble tree is now being transformed into far more diverse
The Austrian right looks to have held its grip on power in the Western province of Vorarlberg following regional elections on Sunday.
Stars from the past and present are part of the line-up for a Michael Jackson tribute concert in Vienna in just over two weeks’ time.
Lufthansa has become Europe’s biggest airline with its takeover of Austrian Airlines, but the question now is can it turn around the Austrian
Vienna airport has stopped servicing SkyEurope planes because the Slovak budget airline hit hard by the economic slowdown has not paid its bills. The
Two recently identified works by Mozart have had their first public performance more than 200 years after they were written. The works were
Parts of central and eastern Europe are counting the cost of heavy flooding that has left at least eight people dead over the past two days.