Werner Faymann

Type: Person
Name: Werner Faymann
Title: Minister for Transport, Innovation and Technology
Organization: Government of Austria
Date of Birth: 04/05/1960
Place of Birth: Vienna
Nationality: Austria
Fact Sheet: Biography for Werner Faymann
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 5 reports

Faymann warns against further Russia sanctions

© Tsui / Wikipedia23. 04. 14. - 14:20Chancellor Werner Faymann has spoken out in support of moving away from additional sanctions on Russia.Speaking to press in Vienna this week, Faymann (SPOe) said he supports "100 percent" the position of the German ... [Published Austrian Independent - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Staff reps oppose OIAG-Slim deal over Telekom Austria

Worker representatives on the supervisory board of OIAG oppose the syndicate agreement between America Movil and Telekom Austria, Die Presse reported on its website. The worker representatives met  on 11 April and decided to oppose the agreement, which ... [Published Telecompaper - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Another bank threatens to quit Austria over taxes

VIENNA, April 11 (Reuters) - The head of the Raiffeisen bank in the Austrian province of Upper Austria has threatened to move its headquarters across the border to Germany in a growing row with the government over a bank levy which lenders say is too ... [Published CNBC - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Austria poll blow for racism row MEP

(MIA) - An Austrian far-right politician embroiled in a racism row says he will no longer be a candidate for his party in next month's European elections.Andreas Moelzer of the Freedom Party (FPOe) made the move after Austria's President Heinz Fischer ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

MEP who calls EU "conglomerate of negroes" quits race

An Austrian MEP that likened the EU to the Third Reich and called it a “conglomerate of negroes” has pulled out of the May 25 euroelection.“What will happen to Europe, a conglomerate of negroes, total chaos,” Andreas Molzer MEP was quoted by the Suddeutche ... [Published New Europe - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Austrian chancellor meets with European Council president in Vienna, Austria

Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann (R) shakes hands with European Council President Herman Van Rompuy during their meeting in Vienna, Austria, April 8, 2014. (Xinhua/Qian Yi) 1 2 1 2 ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Tax-News.com: Austria's 2013 Tax Take Buoyed By Labor Market

Figures from Austria's national statistics agency show that tax and social security receipts exceeded forecasts in 2013.The nation's total tax take reached EUR140.9bn (USD194.3bn) in 2013, up 3.2 percent or EUR4.4bn compared to 2012. Revenue from current ... [Published Tax-News.com - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 2 reports

Austrian bank levy to stay despite European fund

VIENNA, April 1 (Reuters) - Austria will keep a levy on banks' balance sheets that raises around 640 million euros ($882 million) a year despite a parallel programme to set up a wind-down fund for ailing euro zone banks, Chancellor Werner Faymann said ... [Published Sharenet - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Peres set for visit to Vienna

last visits abroad as president .During his stay in Austria, Peres is set to meet with President Heinz Fischer; Chancellor Werner Faymann; Lamerto Zannier, secretary general of the Organization for ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Israel's Peres to Meet U.N. Nuclear Watchdog Chief

:49Israeli President Shimon Peres flies to Vienna on Sunday for talks with the International Atomic Energy Agency head, the pan-European security watchdog OSCE and Austrian leaders, his office said.Peres and Yukiya Amano, director general of the IAEA, ... [Published Naharnet - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

Peres to meet IAEA chief over Iran talks

OCCUPIED JERUSALEM Israeli President Shimon Peres flies to Vienna on Sunday for talks with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) head, the pan-European security watchdog OSCE and Austrian leaders, his office said.Peres and Yukiya Amano, director ... [Published Oman Tribune - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 2 reports

EU countries are not unanimous about sanctions against Russia

Heads of the EU countries will held a conference on March 20-21. During the conference its participants will discuss the possible extension of sanctions against Russia depending on how the situation in Ukraine continues. The delegates may not strike a ... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 21 2014]

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"i would fundamentally support what the german foreign minister [frank-walter steinmeier made clear again today: that conflict between russia and ukraine should not be inflamed by additional sanctions, but on the contrary, that de-escalation is what is required" chancellor Werner Faymann told reporters after the Austrian government's weekly cabinet meeting on Wednesday
"additional sanctions against russia will not help solve the crisis in ukraine, and would escalate the conflict instead of easing tensions" Austria's prominent politician, Werner Faymann, said Wednesday

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Ukraine Formally Calls Off Easter Truce [Published GlobalSecurity.org - 19 hours ago]
Faymann warns against further Russia sanctions [Published Austrian Independent - 20 hours ago]
Additional sanctions against Russia unlikely to... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 23 2014]
EU diplomatic service consults with member stat... [Published Itar Tass - Apr 23 2014]
Additional Sanctions Unlikely To Solve Ukrainia... [Published Russia Profile - Apr 23 2014]
Austria says more sanctions on Russia would inf... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 23 2014]
Staff reps oppose OIAG-Slim deal over Telekom A... [Published Telecompaper - Apr 14 2014]
Another bank threatens to quit Austria over taxes [Published CNBC - Apr 11 2014]
Czech president says Erste could move HQ to Pra... [Published Sharenet - Apr 09 2014]
Austria poll blow for racism row MEP [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Apr 08 2014]
OMV To Pay Higher Austrian Oil And Gas Royalties [Published Rigzone - Apr 08 2014]
MEP who calls EU "conglomerate of negroes" quit... [Published New Europe - Apr 08 2014]
Austrian Far-Right MEP Andreas Molzer Quits EU ... [Published International Business Times UK - Apr 08 2014]
LEAD: Austrian far-right EU candidate stumbles [Published Europe Online Magazine - Apr 08 2014]
Austrian chancellor meets with European Council... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 08 2014]
Austria poll blow for racism row MEP [Published BBC - Apr 08 2014]
Tax-News.com: Austria's 2013 Tax Take Buoyed By... [Published Tax-News.com - Apr 02 2014]
Austrian bank levy to stay despite European fund [Published Sharenet - Apr 01 2014]
Austrian bank levy to stay despite European fund [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 01 2014]
Peres set for visit to Vienna [Published Big News Network - Mar 30 2014]
Peres set for visit to Vienna [Published Jerusalem Post - Mar 30 2014]
Peres to meet IAEA chief over Iran talks [Published Oman Tribune - Mar 28 2014]
Peres to Vienna on Sunday [Published Israel National News - Mar 27 2014]
Israel's Peres to Meet U.N. Nuclear Watchdog Chief [Published Naharnet - Mar 27 2014]
Early adopters commit to new tax info exchange ... [Published Cay Compass - Mar 26 2014]
4 Luxembourg and Austria drop opposition to ban... [Published Irish Times - Mar 22 2014]
EU to Attend UN Climate Summit With 'No Agreed ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 22 2014]
EU extends sanctions to Putin’s allies [Published Irish Times - Mar 22 2014]
ANALYSIS: EU seeks balancing act in Russia [Published Europe Online Magazine - Mar 21 2014]
EU countries are not unanimous about sanctions ... [Published Voice of Russia - Mar 21 2014]
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EU to Attend UN Climate Summit With 'No Agreed ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 22 2014]
The European Union is set to attend the United Nations' Climate Change Summit in September with no agreement between member countries on emissions reduction targets due to concerns over energy independence.  The situation has arisen, according to ...
HAA HAA: Will Another Creditanstalt Be Revealed... [Published Zero Hedge - Feb 24 2014]
Recall that the bank which precipitated the first Great Depression was Austria's Creditanstalt, which declared bankruptcy on May 11, 1931 and which resulted in a global financial crisis, after its failure waterfalled into the chain-reaction of bank failures ...
Austria's Faymann Channels 1931 Creditanstalt C... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Feb 17 2014]
Austria's Faymann Channels 1931 Creditanstalt Crash on Hypo Alpe Bloomberg Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann said the government is right to avert the collapse of Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank International AG, citing the precedent of Creditanstalt that ...
Bad parties, bad future – An example [Published EU opinion & policy debates BlogActiv.eu - Dec 19 2013]
Austria’s new old Grand Coalition government, led by social democratic Chancellor Werner Faymann and conservative Vice-Chancellor Michael Spindelegger, has been sworn in earlier on Monday. The ceremony was accompanied by protests on the streets and major ...
Martin Schulz to pay official visit to Austria ... [Published European Parliament President Martin Schulz - all - Oct 22 2012]
The President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz will pay an official visit to the Austria on Thursday 11 October and Friday 12 October. EP President Schulz will hold meetings with Austria's key politicians, including President Heinz Fischer, Chancellor ...
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