The Austrian government is throwing its weight behind a new blockchain research effort aimed at developing business applications of the technology.
Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) has become the first Austrian banking group to join the R3 distributed ledger consortium.
Österreichische Post is now offering its Austrian customers a simple way to buy cryptocurrencies including bitcoin, ether and litecoin.
Yet another national financial regulator is pursuing action against onecoin, an alleged cryptocurrency investment scheme.
One of Austria's largest energy firms is fast preparing for a future where blockchain impacts its business model, according to a new interview.
Two ethereum projects won plaudits at a recent startup contest sponsored by Austria-based Erste Bank.
The Austrian and German governments are funding a research effort focused on the use of digital currencies in organized crime.
Two ministers have given new guidance on tax and accounting rules for bitcoin, but some advice varies, say commentators.