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Vienna growing faster than ever!
"Vienna is growing" is the title of the latest population forecast presented by Vice-Mayor Renate Brauner at Vienna City Hall at the end of August. But what exactly does this mean for the city? more
Welcome to the jungle
This season Dschungel Wien celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a special programme. more
Vienna is well-provided with free internet access in public places and restaurants. Public WiFi options range from various City of Vienna access points to the "Freewave"service available in various cafes and restaurants. more
In a joint venture with Vienna's energy services provider Wien Energie, fresh vegetable producer LGV Frischgemüse has commissioned Vienna's largest subscription rooftop solar power station.
Vienna History Wiki
The new online platform on the history of Vienna compiles knowledge contributed by the city administration and by the public at large. more
New visitor centre
With its new visitor centre and the world premiere of a "Roots Arena", the Bio-Research Institute Austria (Bioforschung Austria) enhances its importance as a international research centre for organic farming. more
EU funding provides impetus
Priorities of the new EU funding period 2014-2020 are research and innovation, environmental protection and sustainable development, education and lifelong learning and economic stimulus measures. more
Vienna doubles subsidies for further training
In times of rising unemployment, the City of Vienna is expanding its subsidy scheme for further training and professional development measures. more
Vienna Language App
Comprising 5,000 audio files in eight languages, the app translates common phrases in any direction fast and conveniently, and even helps with correct pronunciation. more
Urban Platform "Smart Cities"
Smart, multimodal mobility in cities, giving priority to public transport, cyclists and pedestrians – environment-friendly, sustainable and affordable. more