Austria: IV Warns Policy-Makers

People ♦ Published: September 30, 2013; 11:23 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Federation of Austrian Industries (IV) considers the low voter’s turnout as an alarming sign.

Austria: IV Warns Policy-Makers / Picture: © IV / Markus Prantl

According to IV’s President Georg Kapsch warned the Austrian poliy-makers that the low turnout should be regarded as a warning sign. This shows that “all people are fed up with all of these slogans of whichever party,” he said in an interview with the Austrian Press Agency (APA) today. He stated that the prevailing sentiment in Austria was that “nothing matters anyhow” and…