Central Bank of Ireland governor Philip Lane. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times.

Austria has dropped its plan to propose a new member of the European Central Bank’s Executive Board as it doesn’t see a suitable spot amid the impendi(...)

Austrian chancellor Sebastian Kurz: ‘In addition to the European plan ... we will take a national step.’ File photogragh: Robert Ghement/EPA

Having failed to broker a deal on a digital tax during its European Union presidency, Austria said on Saturday it planned to introduce its own levy o(...)