Posts tagged as Austria

AirBaltic improves connections between the Baltics and Austria

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Latvian airline airBaltic has announced improved schedule between the Baltics and Austria. airBaltic has added additional frequencies for flights offered from Riga and Tallinn to Vienna, and during the upcoming winter season, airBaltic will launch a new route from Tallinn to Salzburg. Martin Gauss, CEO of airBaltic: “The connections between Austria and the Baltics are becoming increasingly popular. In recent years, airBaltic has seen a steadily growing demand for flights to and from Austria. For 2019,…

Austria: Ukrainian businessman’s US extradition on hold

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Austria’s justice minister has approved the extradition to the U.S. of Ukrainian businessman Dymitro Firtash, but he can stay in Austria while a court considers a defense motion to reopen the case, authorities said Tuesday. Last month, Austria’s Supreme Court of Justice ruled that Firtash — who prosecutors say had business ties to President Donald Trump’s ex-campaign manager, Paul Manafort — can be extradited to face a U.S. indictment accusing…

The President will go for working visits to Slovakia and Austria

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will pay a working visit to Košice in Slovakia and the Austrian capital, Vienna. In Košice, the President will attend the summit of eastern NATO countries, referred to as the Bucharest Nine. The presidents of Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria together with Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary General of the Alliance, will discuss preparations for the next NATO Summit to be held…

Putin in Austria urges for EU’s harmful sanctions to be lifted

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated during a visit to Austria that Western sanctions against Russia were harmful for everyone and it is in everyone’s interests to lift the measures Moscow has been targeted with after the illegal annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea. British public broadcaster BBC reports on Tuesday, June 5, the Russian President met with members of the Austrian government, which includes Austria’s right-wing Freedom Party, which has a…