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Economic Chamber President Leitl Demands Financial Transaction Tax

Published: November 23, 2010; 01:12 · (Vindobona)

There is consensus between the Presidents of the Economic Chamber and the Federation of Trade Unions.

Economic Chamber President Leitl Demands Financial Transaction Tax / Picture: © Wirtschaftsbund / Christoph Leitl

Economic Chamber (WK) President Christoph Leitl agrees with Austrian Federation of Trade Unions (ÖGB) President Eric Fogle’s request for a financial transaction tax made at the “ORF Pressestunde”: "The introduction of the financial transaction tax at international or European level is necessary. Such highly speculative business, which causes instability on the financial markets…

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