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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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What Austrian Media Wrote About in October 2017

A quick-and-dirty synopsis of last month’s Austrian NewsUber Faces Legal Headwinds in ViennaAs in many other cities, an Uber ride is much cheaper in Vienna than taking a taxi. This is due to a...
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From our Readers | November 2017

Many thanks for your thoughts, ideas and insights! If you have something to say about Vienna or a story you read here, tell us all about it. Send an email to office@metropole.at.  To the editor, (in response...
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Launching pad: Vienna’s Rise as a hub for Founding Startups

Vienna has long been a link between East and West. As more CEE entrepreneurs seek access to Western markets and capital, can Vienna offer them what they need?By Michael Bernstein & Susanne GottliebIn a...

Opinion | How to Tame the Dangers of Democracy

Democracy, for all its flaws, may in fact be the best form of government. But there are many ways to improve itBy Peter EmersonFollowing the elections on October 15, Austria’s political parties are now...

Five Speakers from TEDxVienna On the Edge you Should Check out

Last week’s TEDxVienna featured 20 talks on advances and breakthroughs in fields like gene editing to computer sciences mixed with personal stories of living on the edge. So we picked five talks the METROPOLE...
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Get Ready for TEDx On The Edge!

TEDx On The Edge will feature talks on solving pressing global issues and stories of living on the edge. They have invited a variety of speakers from scientists to designers, artists and entertainers to...

Last Word | October 2017 | Leiwand

To be truly integrated in Vienna there are certain terms no dictionary or Deutschkurs will properly explain. But you’re no stranger, so here’s this month’s cheat sheet.LEIWANDadjective. Awesome, cool. excellent. Sometimes emphasized as urleiwand or...