Law on Recognition and Assessment of Qualifications (AuBG)

Main points:

Aim of the law: integration into the labour market and support for immigrants to quickly find jobs appropriate for their qualifications
Target group: persons with access to the Austrian labour market or the intention to work in Austria
Scope: formal qualifications acquired abroad; the necessary requirements to enter the specific profession remain unaffected à no impact on quality standards

Federal Minister Kurz: "We seek to further deepen relations with the Western Balkans states" Launch of the second round of the Austrian Leadership Programs (ALPS)

A total of 25 international executives from nine countries have accepted the invitation extended by Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz to participate for one week in the Austrian Leadership Programs (ALPS). This time, the focus has been placed on decision-makers from the Western Balkans states and participants also include representatives from Georgia, Lebanon and Mexico.