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  • What: Oldest existing daily newspaper

  • Where: Austria

Wiener Zeitung, the Austrian government's official gazette, was first published in 1703 and is considered to be the oldest surviving daily newspaper in the world. The publication enjoys a monopoly of the printing of new company registrations, financial results and other statements required under Austria's laws.

 

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