Update 1/3/2021

No new cases • Expansion of testing sites in campus vicinity • Free DIY kit tests in pharmacies  Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week no new cases were registered.  The measures including the general usage of FFP2 masks and the physical distance of ≥ 2 meters stay in Read More …

Update 22/2/2021

No new cases • Additional testing sites in campus vicinity • Contact EHS if you assume to be K1  Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week no new cases were registered.  The measures including the general usage of FFP2 masks and the physical distance of ≥ 2 meters stay Read More …

Update 15/2/2021

One new case • Streamlined test registration in Vienna • Additional testing in Klosterneuburg Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week one (1) new case has been registered. No direct contacts (K1) were identified on campus. The measures announced last week stay in place including the general usage Read More …

Update 8/2

One new case • Lockdown relaxed • However, remain vigilant  Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week one (1) new case has been registered.  As a precaution the colleagues of the person affected are in voluntary self-isolation.  As of today, Monday Feb 8, the lockdown is slightly relaxed. However, the measures Read More …

Update 1/2

No new cases • Distance and FFP2 mask measures still in place • Observe rules in CafeteriaInformation in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week no cases have been registered.   The lockdown continues at least until February 8 including the extensive usage of FFP2 masks and the enhanced physical distance of now Read More …

Update 25/1

No new cases • Extensive FFP2 masks and distance measures • Register for vaccination  Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week no cases have been registered.   Tightening the lockdown further the government has announced new measures introducing extensive usage of FFP2 masks and enhancing physical distance to now ≥ Read More …

Update 18/1

Two (2) new cases • Lockdown prolonged until Feb 7 • Registration for vaccination open Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week two (2) confirmed cases have been registered.   Reacting to the continuously high infection rates in Austria and the spread of the COVID-19 variant B.1.1.7. the government has Read More …

Update 13/1

New travel regulations • Pre-Travel-Clearance required Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, Travel regulations are being severely tightened. Pls check the paragraph below carefully, especially if you are returning to Austria or expecting visitors. All other lockdown regulations (see last Monday’s Update) stay in place. The next update is planned for Monday, January 18, Read More …

Update 11/1

One (1) new case • Strict lockdown continues • Quarantine obligation for returning travellers Information in Deutsch siehe unten ***  Dear all, At IST Austria, in the past week one (1) confirmed case has been registered.   The infection rates in Austria are still very high. The strict lockdown therefore remains effective. Home office is the default work Read More …