Economic policy – OECD confirms Australian Cormann as new boss

Australia’s ex-finance minister Mathias Cormann will lead the industrial nations organization OECD from June 1st. The ambassadors of the 37 member states confirmed the 50-year-old as the new Secretary General, as the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) announced in Paris on Monday. The Cormann, who comes from the German-speaking east of Belgium, succeeds […]

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The ORF congratulates “Quo vadis, Aida?” On being nominated for an Oscar

Jasmila Žbanić’s feature film co-financed by ORF for Bosnia-Herzegovina in the competition Vienna (OTS) – After being nominated for the Golden Lion at the Venice International Film Festival and the “British Oscar” BAFTA, “Quo vadis, Aida?” Is now also in the running for the Academy Award. The “Best Foreign Film” is the production for Bosnia-Herzegovina […]