Austria News

The Federal Republic of Austria is a country in central Europe with 88,000 square kilometers of area and a population of around nine million people. Austria has a developed, highly-industrialized economy that provides itself with one of the highest GDPs per capita. The main industries in Austria are construction, machinery, agriculture and wood products. Austria had the largest industry companies nationalized until the 1980s, when privatization started to reduce state holdings. Bitcoin is legal in Austria. However, Austria has issued Bitcoin taxes, despite not considering it to be a currency. For the rest of the industry, Austrian blockchain-related businesses are free to operate. Austria has Bitcoin ATMs, Bitcoin exchanges and cryptocurrency startups. The high personal income and level of education make Austria a welcoming place for blockchain startups.

Local News
From Cointelegraph auf Deutsch: Germany announces additional crypto regulations, Switzerland adds a new blockchain hub and Austrian scammers use fake celebrity ...
Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Sept. 2–8 in Review
Joeri Cant
2019-09-07T21:57:00+01:00
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Local News
This week from Cointelegraph auf Deutsch: German authorities’ opinion on Facebook’s Libra and Swiss crypto banks getting FINMA licenses.
Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Aug. 24–31 in Review
Liam Frost
2019-09-01T21:06:00+01:00
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Local News
From CT auf Deutsch: a highly active BaFin and a bankruptcy filing from an Austrian crypto ATM start-up lead the week’s news from the German-speaking world.
Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Week in Review
Kollen Post
2019-08-25T02:51:00+01:00
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Major Austrian telecom operator A1 has started accepting six cryptos as payment in select shops in Austria.
Austrian Telecom A1 Accepting Crypto in Select Shops Using Salamantex
Helen Partz
2019-08-21T00:35:00+01:00
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Online survey by ING shows Austrians are the most skeptical towards cryptocurrency.
ING Poll: Austrians Are Most Skeptical of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency
Jack Martin
2019-08-14T14:19:00+01:00
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Youniqx Identity AG, a subsidiary of the Austrian State Printing House, has developed a cryptocurrency hardware wallet.
Austrian State Printing House Launches a Cryptocurrency Cold Wallet
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-07-29T13:11:00+01:00
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Austria's Graz to use DLT-enabled energy trading platform by Power Ledger in move toward zero-carbon energy.
Blockchain-Based Energy Trading Firm to Optimize Solar Energy Distribution in Austria
Helen Partz
2019-06-18T18:33:00+01:00
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Austrian steel trading company Alukönigstahl is working on a blockchain-based steel trading data system.
Austrian Steel Alukönigstahl Develops Blockchain-Based Steel Trading Database
Ana Alexandre
2019-06-14T19:08:00+01:00
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