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Indian Minister of Culture Chandresh Kumari Katoch meets Minister Claudia Schmied
During her four-day visit to Austria from 5 to 8 April 2013 Indian Minister of Culture Chandresh Kumari Katoch met Austrian Minister for Education, the Arts, and Culture Claudia Schmied and visited the exhibition “India of the Maharajas” at Schloss Schallaburg.
Decoration of Honour in Gold for Honorary Consul in the Maldives
On 28 March 2013 Ali Nordeen, Austrian Honorary Consul in the Maldives, was decorated with the Decoration of Honour in Gold for Services to the Republic of Austria for his excellent support for Austrian tourists in need of help.
Decoration for first-class consular assistance in Nepal
Laxman Bahadur Shrestha, who during his long-lasting appointment as Austrian Honorary Consul in Kathmandu has always been an important point of contact for Austrian citizens in Nepal and who made an outstanding contribution to strengthening the relations between Nepal and Austria, was decorated with the Decoration of Honour in Gold for Services to the Republic of Austria on 5 March 2013.
5th Global Forum of the Alliance of Civilizations in Vienna
On the sidelines of the 5th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations in Vienna Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister Michael Spindelegger and Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur met on 28 February 2013.
Signature of Social Security Agreement between India and Austria
During a meeting in Vienna on 4 February 2013 Austrian Minister for Labour, Social Security and Consumer Protection Rudolf Hundstorfer and Indian Minister of Overseas Indian Affairs Vayalar Ravi signed the Social Security Agreement between India and Austria.
Two Oscars for Austria
Michael Spindelegger congratulates Christoph Waltz and Michael Haneke on their success.