Mayor of Sarajevo Abdulah Skaka received today the delegation from Malaysia headed by the Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister Mujahid Yusof Rawa.

Mayor Skaka underlined the importance of the ongoing friendly relations between the City of Sarajevo and Malaysia, saying that the cooperation should intensify, especially in the area of tourism.

Emphasizing the rich natural and tourist potentials of Sarajevo, the two sides agreed that there are good prerequisites for the promotion of Sarajevo as an important tourist destination with the aim of increasing the number of Malaysian tourists.

The Delegation from Malaysia is visiting Sarajevo on the occasion of the International Fair of Halal Industry Sarajevo Halal Fair (SHF) 2018.

Malaysia is well known for its halal industry, therefore the participants of SHF 2018 from BiH and the region will have an opportunity to exchange experiences and establish cooperation with Malaysian institutions with the aim of promoting halal products and services.