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“Vienna as it wishes”: First Women’s Week in Vienna

“Vienna as it wishes”: First Women’s Week in Vienna

This Monday, not only the flag of March 8 International Women’s Day, but also the flag of the first Vienna Women’s Week was raised in the Vienna City Hall with the slogan “Vienna as it wishes”. Ströck raises money to fight ME/CFS The power of women in Cineplexx cinemas on Women’s Day “The first Vienna […]

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 […]

Vienna sports club gets a largely new stadium

Vienna sports club gets a largely new stadium

The new stadium is planned to be built by 2026. Construction starts in June. It is not yet clear where the Wiener Sport-Club (WSC) will play in the next two years. The Vienna sports club is getting a substantially new stadium. Plans to revitalize the facility in Dornbach (Hernals district) were already presented in 2018. […]

Navalny: laying wreaths in Vienna

Navalny: laying wreaths in Vienna

Representatives of the Green Party and NEOS commemorated the deceased Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny in front of the Russian Embassy in Vienna on Friday. The invitation came from National Assembly Member Ewa Ernst-Dziedzic. “We gathered here to mourn the death of Navalny,” the Green Party’s foreign policy spokesman said in front of several dozen […]

Navalny: laying wreaths in Vienna

Navalny: laying wreaths in Vienna

Representatives of the Green Party and NEOS commemorated the deceased Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny in front of the Russian Embassy in Vienna on Friday. The invitation came from National Assembly Member Ewa Ernst-Dziedzic. “We gathered here to mourn the death of Navalny,” the Green Party’s foreign policy spokesman said in front of several dozen […]

Dozens of participants at the “Day of Scream Against Violence” in front of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Vienna

Dozens of participants at the “Day of Scream Against Violence” in front of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Vienna

On Friday, several dozen people in Vienna followed the Austrian Women’s Ring’s call for a “day of screaming against violence.” “Day of Scream” against femicide In view of the recent femicides in the last few days, the Federal Association of Centers for Protection from Violence tabled proposals for legal reform at a press conference in […]

Dozens of participants at the “Day of Scream Against Violence” in front of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Vienna

Dozens of participants at the “Day of Scream Against Violence” in front of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Vienna

On Friday, several dozen people in Vienna followed the Austrian Women’s Ring’s call for a “day of screaming against violence.” “Day of Scream” against femicide In view of the recent femicides in the last few days, the Federal Association of Centers for Protection from Violence tabled proposals for legal reform at a press conference in […]

12-year-old boy in Vienna as victim of harassment

12-year-old boy in Vienna as victim of harassment

A twelve-year-old boy is said to have been sexually abused several times in Vienna. “krone.at” reported this on Thursday afternoon. As the Vienna prosecutor’s office confirmed to APA in this regard in the evening, authorities are investigating 16 defendants on suspicion of serious sexual abuse of minors and one defendant on suspicion of rape. On […]

500,000th participant expected at the 36th women’s race in the Vienna Prater

500,000th participant expected at the 36th women’s race in the Vienna Prater

At this year’s Austrian Women’s Race in Vienna’s Prater, organizers plan to host the 500,000th participant in the event’s 36-year history. According to organizer and founder Ilse Dippmann, if 27,118 runners participate in the women’s race this year, there is a possibility of reaching 500,000 participants. Motivation for women’s running with a new podcast There […]

After countless femicides: “Scream day” against femicide in Vienna’s Minoritenplatz

After countless femicides: “Scream day” against femicide in Vienna’s Minoritenplatz

Following the regular occurrence of femicide in Austria, the women’s organization, together with other organizations, called for a nationwide “scream day” against femicide. The real outcry in Vienna, in mourning costumes, will take place on Friday at 10am at Minoritenplatz. There were as many femicides in one day in Vienna as in 2023 The protest […]