News Austria Weather: BBC Weather: Scorching 30C temperatures return to boil Europe as thunderstorms disappear
BBC WEATHER forecast a blistering week ahead for parts of Europe as temperatures experience a much-needed boost to highs of 30 degrees and heavy showers and thunderstorms start to push further east.
Austria's foreign office has advised against all but essential travel to North Rhine-Westphalia, after a meat processing plant in the state became the center of a major outbreak. Follow DW for the latest.
Formula One has a perfect opportunity to experiment with back-to-back races in Austria in July but champions Mercedes are standing in the way, Red Bull boss Christian Horner said on Monday.
Formula One has a perfect opportunity to experiment with back-to-back races in Austria in July but champions Mercedes are standing in the way, Red Bull boss Christian Horner said on Monday. The governing FIA and sport's commercial rights holders Liberty Media have suggested a reverse-grid qualifying
Austria has nearly doubled its borrowing plans in order to help cushion its economy from the worst of the coronavirus crisis, the latest sign of the drastic funding needs being drawn up across the continent. The country will now raise about 60 billion euros ($68 billion) from debt operations in 2020, an all-time high, according to the Treasury. That compares to a prior estimate of just over half that. At least 35 billion euros will be by way of government bond offerings. Also, Austria will conduct a further one to two syndications this year, which has been a popular way for nations to raise large amounts of cash. European countries have ripped up their initial spending plans after the coronavirus forced millions of citizens to stay at home, closing shops and factories across the region. Even frugal Germany has unveiled a landmark stimulus package to help its economy weather what is set to be the steepest recession since World War Two. The European Central Bank's 600 billion euro boost to its pandemic bond buying program will roughly match the additional debt supply by euro zone nations, Treasury Managing Director Markus Stix said in an interview. "Supply and demand are matching again and that means rates should remain relatively stable," he said. Ten-year bond yields remain below 0%, due to their status as one of the safest assets to hold in Europe. That means that the government is effectively paid to borrow out to a decade. Given that market volatility has risen, the Treasury will announce auctions two days later than they used to from July, said Stix. Demand for longer-dated bonds, especially those in the 30-year part of the curve, has returned, he added. Austria has already completed over 40% of its borrowing needs so far this year, the Treasury said. Italy saw...
News Austria Weather: Ed Woodward vows to ‘weather these challenges’ as Manchester United feel coronavirus impact
Manchester United have felt the financial pinch amid the coronavirus crisis, with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward vowing to “weather these challenges” as a return to action edges closer. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men last played 10 weeks ago, when they thrashed LASK in a Europa League last-16 clash forced behind closed doors due to Covid-19 measures in Austria.
Cafes and restaurants were the latest part of Austria's economy to reopen Friday as coronavirus restrictions are eased -- but they will have to observe strict new safety conditions. In the capital Vienna, drizzly spring weather may have put a dampener on people's hopes of heading to restaurant
PARIS — Formula One hopes to finally start the season with a double-header in the naturally isolated environment around the venue for the Austrian Grand Prix.Despite the first 10 races having been . . .
News Austria Weather: Austria and Denmark are first in Europe to announce easing of coronavirus lockdowns
Austria and Denmark on Monday became the first European countries to announce concrete plans to reopen their societies after coronavirus lockdowns, hoping they may have already weathered the worst of ...
Austria's health minister Rudolf Anschober highlighted the rapid growth in UK cases at a press conference where he hailed Austria's own success in slowing the outbreak.
including immigration, public transportation, credit card and smartphone GPS data — to track patients and their contacts.
A men's World Cup Alpine combined event was canceled Friday "due to the rain and snowfall during the night, the current weather situation and the forecast for the day," the FIS said.
The extreme weather conditions are hard on the Rhine yet the quality of the water is improving. European states that border the Rhine want to cooperate even more closely in the future to cope with the consequences of climate change.
News Austria Weather: BBC Weather forecast: Europe to be bombarded by 'significant snow', heavy rain and gales
He explained much of central Europe, like Austria and Germany, would remain dry while the countries in the north of Europe would experience more turbulent weather. He said: “Further north, from ...
Kurz, who governed with Austria's far-right Freedom Party as his junior coalition ... Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered ...
BERLIN (AP) -- Fallen trees blocked roads and train tracks in southern Germany and Austria on Tuesday after a storm with hurricane-force winds and heavy rains battered northern Europe for days, killing at least seven people and causing severe travel disruptions.
In Austria, the city of Salzburg near the German border was battered by Ciara on Tuesday ... equivalent to almost 44 nuclear power plants. The German Weather Service said strong winds would keep ...
LIENZ, Austria (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin wrapped up an eventful return from her 11-day ... The events in Val d’Isere were then canceled because of bad weather. “It sounds pretty stupid to say I lost a ...