Court rejects Strasser’s allegations


The legal charges made against “Upper Austrian News (OÖN) by the former Interior Minister Ernst Strasser (ÖVP) were  rejected. Mr Strasser charged the newspaper due to their reporting of the lobbying affair for slander. The former politician considered two articles of the OÖN to have damaged his reputation. The newspaper wanted to establish the facts […]

Garden furniture maker goes bust


More than 120 people may lose their jobs due to the bankruptcy of an Upper Austrian company. The Oberösterreichische Nachrichten (OÖN) newspaper reports today (Thurs) that Acamp will soon start a final clearance sale. The paper claims all measures to keep the firm afloat have failed. Acamp, which specialises in manufacturing garden furniture, filed for […]