VIENNA, May 27 (Reuters) - Austrian real estate company CA Immobilien boosted recurring earnings by 36 percent in the first quarter and increased its full-year outlook for them to 80 million euros ($87.15 million), it said on Wednesday.
VIENNA, May 26 (Reuters) - Telekom Austria on Wednesday named Wolfgang Ruttenstorfer, 64, as new chairman of its supervisory board. The Social Democrat is former head of energy group OMV.
VIENNA, May 27 (Reuters) - Austrian bank supervisors did what they could with the powers then available to keep problem bank Hypo Alpe Adria on the rails in the "gold rush" era before the global financial crisis, a senior central banker testified on Wednesday.
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria will take legal action to block any subsidized nuclear power plants in an effort to discourage use of the technology in Europe and scare off investors, the country's environment minister, Andrae Rupprechter, said in a newspaper interview.
VIENNA, May 26 (Reuters) - Austrian property group Conwert's first-quarter funds from operations before sales and one-off effects (FFO I) rose 52 percent to 12.7 million euros ($13.8 million) as average rents rose while vacancy rates fell, it said on Tuesday.
VIENNA, May 26 (Reuters) - Private security staff at Vienna Airport are suspected of smuggling refugees, mainly Sri Lankans, through security checks onto flights to the United States and Britain, Austrian prosecutors said on Tuesday.
VIENNA, May 23 (Reuters) - A slice of Swedish electro-pop, Italian 'popera' and a pop star from Australia, about as far from Europe as you can get, are among the favourites for this year's Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna.
ISTANBUL, May 22 (Reuters) - Germany's RWE and E.ON and Austria 's OMV are among utilities looking to offload Turkish power plants, bankers and industry sources say, as a tumbling lira and low electricity prices wipe out profits.
* Tax-relief package at risk unless parties agree (Recasts with comment from Styrian official)
WARSAW, May 22 (Reuters) - Poland's financial regulator KNF said on Friday it expected Austria 's Raiffeisen Bank International to take responsibility for the Swiss-franc loan portfolio at its Polish arm Raiffeisen Polbank, which it has put up for sale.