The Mayor of the City of Sarajevo Mr. Abdulah Skaka received today in the City Hall, the Ambassador of Austria to BiH, who congratulated him on his appointment as the Mayor of the City of Sarajevo. During the meeting, they talked about the current cooperation between Sarajevo and Austrian cities, as well as plans for the future.

The Ambassador Pammer suggested that the Embassy of Austria organizes for the first time the Viennese Ball in Sarajevo, more precisely in the City Hall, one of the most beautiful and the most representative buildings from the Austro-Hungarian period in Bosnia and Herzegovina.


 “Through cultural events we want to participate in improving the image of Sarajevo”, pointed out the Ambassador and expressed his wish for the Viennese Ball, which would bring together numerous guests from political, public and cultural life, to become a traditional event in the Capital city of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

The Mayor Skaka welcomed the readiness of the Embassy of Austria to organize such a grand social event, especially since Austria is considered to be the county of balls.