Tag: Austria

Rauch addresses controversy over expert referrals

Rauch addresses controversy over expert referrals

The Ministry of Health made cautious statements regarding the debate that took place over the weekend regarding access to experts. ÖGK vice president Andreas Huss had previously stated that access to the specialist at ORF should be restricted, and that the family physician should have the responsibility of referring to the specialist, as before. On […]

Free HPV vaccine: Age should be increased to 30

Free HPV vaccine: Age should be increased to 30

In Austria, the free HPV vaccine will now be extended until the age of 30, instead of being valid until the age of 21. The free vaccination against human papillomaviruses (HPV), which has been part of the public vaccination program of the federal government, federal states and social insurance providers since 1 February 2023, will […]

Free HPV vaccine: Age should be increased to 30

Free HPV vaccine: Age should be increased to 30

In Austria, the free HPV vaccine will now be extended until the age of 30, instead of being valid until the age of 21. The free vaccination against human papillomaviruses (HPV), which has been part of the public vaccination program of the federal government, federal states and social insurance providers since 1 February 2023, will […]

Stolen 29 years ago: Gerhard Berger’s Ferrari was found again

Stolen 29 years ago: Gerhard Berger’s Ferrari was found again

British investigators have seized a sports car stolen from Tyrolean former Formula 1 racing driver Gerhard Berger almost 29 years ago. The Ferrari was stolen in April 1995 in Imola, Italy, where the San Marino Grand Prix was being held. The vehicle worth approximately 350,000 pounds (408,615.96 euros) was seized, London Metropolitan Police said on […]

Stolen 29 years ago: Gerhard Berger’s Ferrari was found again

Stolen 29 years ago: Gerhard Berger’s Ferrari was found again

British investigators have seized a sports car stolen from Tyrolean former Formula 1 racing driver Gerhard Berger almost 29 years ago. The Ferrari was stolen in April 1995 in Imola, Italy, where the San Marino Grand Prix was being held. The vehicle worth approximately 350,000 pounds (408,615.96 euros) was seized, London Metropolitan Police said on […]

Tradesman bonus aims to support businesses

Tradesman bonus aims to support businesses

A billion is expected to flow into housing construction in Austria in the coming years. The craftsman bonus aims to support craft businesses and provide incentives for orders. The bonus is also intended to combat unregistered employment. Construction package: Government reveals more details Positive reactions to the planned housing package The craftsman bonus aims to […]

Expert access: Rauch reserved

Expert access: Rauch reserved

The Ministry of Health expressed reservations about the weekend debate over access to specialists. ÖGK vice president Andreas Huss had previously stated that access to the specialist at ORF should be restricted, and that the family physician should have the responsibility of referring to the specialist, as before. On Monday, the ministry addressed ongoing discussions […]

Expert access: Rauch reserved

Expert access: Rauch reserved

The Ministry of Health expressed reservations about the weekend debate over access to specialists. ÖGK vice president Andreas Huss had previously stated that access to the specialist at ORF should be restricted, and that the family physician should have the responsibility of referring to the specialist, as before. On Monday, the ministry addressed ongoing discussions […]

Women’s politics: Anderl complains of decline

Women’s politics: Anderl complains of decline

On the occasion of the upcoming Women’s Day, Renate Anderl, President of the Labor Chamber, laments the setbacks in women’s policy. There has been no progress on the distribution of unpaid work, child care and income distribution. “We urgently need a women’s policy worthy of the name,” Anderl said at a press conference on Monday, […]

Austria: Women remain underrepresented in politics

Austria: Women remain underrepresented in politics

A look at Austrian politics on International Women’s Day shows that women in political positions are still underrepresented. There has never been a female federal president and there is no equality at most levels. Dozens of participants in “Scream Against Violence Day” Free entrance to the Austrian History House on March 8 Four out of […]