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Police stand guard outside a hotel  put under quarantine for coronavirus in the town of Adeje, Tenerife, on Tuesday.  Photograph: EPA

A number of Irish citizens in Tenerife have contacted the Department of Foreign Affairs after a hotel on the island was placed under quarantine when I(...)

Austrian finance minister Hans Jörg Schelling said said the creditors of the Heta (formed to wind down Hypo) would not receive another offer. Photograph: Lisi Niesner/EPA

Austria’s finance minister said creditors in a failed regional lender would not get better terms after they rejected a proposal to buy back their bond(...)

 Hypo Alpe Adria: The weight of debt guarantees for the defunct lender threatens to drag down Carinthia.  Photograph:   AFP/Getty Images

Austria’s Carinthia province is studying ways to avoid going insolvent under the weight of debt guarantees for defunct lender Hypo Alpe Adria several (...)

Austrian finance minister Michael Spindelegger listens during a session of the parliament in Vienna. Photograph: Heinz-Peter Bader/Reuters

Austria and the World Bank may end up in court over the planned wipe-out of junior creditors of nationalised Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank International , the (...)

Austrian president Heinz Fischer: said he would have to discuss the legislation in depth first with legal experts. Photograph: Reuters/Dado Ruvic

Austrian president Heinz Fischer will conduct a thorough legal review before deciding whether to approve legislation that would impose losses on some (...)

Dublin Airport is having a bumper year, with passenger numbers for the first quarter up by 7 per cent. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Busy skies It looks like it’s going to be a bumper year for Dublin Airport. Almost 5.9 million passengers came through the airport in the first f(...)