Austrian finance minister says sure Britain will stay in EU

Austrian Finance Minister Schelling talks to journalists before a cabinet meeting in Vienna

VIENNA (Reuters) – Austrian Finance Minister Hans Joerg Schelling is sure Britons will vote against leaving the European Union when a referendum is held on June 23, he said on Friday.

“I personally am sure that Great Britain will decide to stay in the union,” he said in a speech on taxation in Europe.

(Reporting by Francois Murphy; Editing by Maria Sheahan)