Christophe Rousset, the French critically-acclaimed conductor and founder of Les Talens Lyriques, vigorously upholds the idea of the need for culture in our life, today more than…
Alma Deutscher composer, virtuoso pianist and concert violinist.
The Paris Summit on climate change, COP 21, was a breakthrough of sorts in the battle against global warming – it set targets for shifting the world to green energies by…
Politicians, business leaders and representatives of international organisations came together in the heart of Vienna, Austria, for the 27th annual Crans Montana…
Austria's far-right Freedom Party is challenging the result of last month's presidential election claiming numerous irregularities.
OPEC has failed to agree on limiting output which would have boosted the price of crude but Saudi Arabia promised not to flood the oil market with extra barrels.
Juan Diego Flórez is giving disadvantaged children a bright future through the power of music. Inspired by Venezuelan music network “El Sistema” the
Juan Diego Flórez inspires thousands of children in his home country Peru with his foundation “Symphony for Peru.” The tenor superstar explained how
With young Lionel Bringuier at the helm, and starring Lisa Batiashvili and Gautier Capuçon, the Zurich Tonhalle has been wowing the audience in Vienna
This edition of Business Planet looks at how innovative entrepreneurs can have an edge when it comes to securing public contracts.
Thousands of protesters have marched through Vienna, to demonstrate against an annual ball, which usually attracts far-right and right-wing figures
Iran is expecting international sanctions to be lifted on Saturday, with an announcement by the UN nuclear agency that Tehran has complied with a
Latvia’s Mariss Jansons took up the baton for the third time for the annual New Year gala concert from Vienna. The United Nations Secretary General
Energy markets fell following unconfirmed reports that OPEC has kept its policy of pumping near-record volumes of oil. Anonymous sources quoted by
OPEC members have been meeting in Vienna with the oil producers’ organisation widely expected to do nothing to tackle one of the worst crude gluts in
Are there more signs of a chink in the Saudi armour over oil production? OPEC’s effective leader has been softening its stance against cutting
Delegates at the multi-national talks on Syria taking place in Vienna say a broad timeline and plan for political transition towards elections in the
Foreign powers meeting in Vienna with the aim of finding a solution to the civil war in Syria have said advances has been made but substantial
Iran's foreign minister arrived in Vienna on Thursday to join international peace talks on Syria for the first time.
Iran has announced it will attend international talks on the Syrian crisis being held in Vienna. It will be the first time Tehran – an ally of Syrian
International Middle East peace mediators have repeated their calls for calm to be restored between Israelis and Palestinians. #EU
A far-right populist party in Austria has scored its best ever results in the election for Vienna’s city hall. Support for The Freedom Party leaped
The discovery of a lorry containing the corpses of dead refugees on an Austrian motorway gave added impetus to a key summit on migration in Vienna