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Austrian Business Meets Foreign Diplomacy

Published: June 20, 2016; 18:00 · (Vindobona)

In the context of the ‘Business meets Diplomacy’ series of events, representatives of the Austrian economy meet members of the foreign diplomatic corps for an exchange of views on Austrian business and the economy.

Austrian Business meets Foreign Diplomacy / Picture: © Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs

Secretary-General at the Foreign Ministry Michael Linhart and Andreas Treichl, Chairman of the Board of Erste Group Bank, discussed the Austrian economic situation at the ‘Business meets Diplomacy’ event.

Following the welcome address by Secretary-General Michael Linhart, he and the Chairman of the Board of Erste Group Bank Andreas Treichl discussed economy policy topics, international perspectives and also focused on the position of Erste Group Bank.

The initiative ‘Business meets Diplomacy’ has been launched by the BMEIA with a view to further enhancing the level of services it provides to Austrian business and industry.

By facilitating networking between Austrian entrepreneurs and ambassadors accredited to Austria, the Ministry aims to foster a better understanding of Austrian business and its potential.