Many demos also in Germany: 40,000 protest in Vienna against Corona measures

Again, a number of people in Germany and Austria took to the streets to protest against the corona policies of the respective governments. Not all demonstrations were peaceful. In Vienna tens of thousands of people took to the streets to protest against the currently applicable partial lockdown and the announced compulsory corona vaccination. There were […]

Ischgl starts the ski season: can a winter holiday also be possible in a lockdown?

The winter vacation season starts. Restaurateurs and tourism associations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland are very concerned about the pandemic situation and the existing restrictions. What’s going on, how many tourists are coming, and how well are the protective measures working? A few skiers make their last turns. The sun is sinking behind the mountains. […]

Head of government wanted again: Austria’s Chancellor Schallenberg resigns

Quake in Austria’s politics: After only two months, Chancellor Schallenberg gives up again. He had followed Sebastian Kurz. He, in turn, has since announced his retirement from politics. There is no calm in Austrian politics. Less than two months after taking office, Chancellor Alexander Schallenberg has already thrown out again. Schallenberg announced in a written […]

"No culpable behavior": Complaints from corona sufferers in the Ischgl case dismissed

Countless vacationers are infected with Corona at the beginning of the pandemic in the Ischgl ski area. Some of them are now suing Austria. A court rejects initial claims for damages. Find consumer advocates: a judicial scandal. The Vienna Regional Court has dismissed the first claims for damages by German corona sufferers from Ischgl against […]