* Goal to have new government this month in reach - Faymann (Adds comments from news conference)
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian energy company EVN is seeking to pursue legal action against Japan's Hitachi over delays to a German power plant, it said on Monday.
VIENNA, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Austrian energy company EVN is seeking damages of about 600 million euros ($821 million) from Hitachi over delays to a power plant, it said on Monday.
VIENNA, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Austrian conservatives are pushing to sell more state-owned shares in big Austrian companies such as OMV, Telekom Austria or Austrian Post as coalition talks heat up with the Social Democrats.
VIENNA, Dec 5 (Reuters) - The foundation that is Austrian lender Erste Group Bank's biggest shareholder has cut its stake to 21.7 percent from 23.6 percent by selling 8.5 million shares to institutional investors in a private placement, it said.
VIENNA, Dec 4 (Reuters) - A delegation of about 10 Austrian companies hoping to win post-sanctions business in Iran following its nuclear deal with world powers will visit Tehran this weekend, the Austrian Chamber of Commerce said on Wednesday.
* News magazine defends publication (Adds comments from Bank Austria , background)
VIENNA, Dec 4 (Reuters) - UniCredit unit Bank Austria has asked prosecutors to investigate a leak of customer data that magazine News then published, the bank said on Wednesday.
VIENNA, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Austrian conservative leader Michael Spindelegger asked President Heinz Fischer on Wednesday to help ease coalition talks with Social Democrats (SPO) that show little sign of a breathrough more than two months after September elections.
VIENNA, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Austria 's markets watchdog will let insurers make direct loans to top-rated companies from next year, giving insurers a chance to boost investment returns at a time of low...