Mayor of Sarajevo Abdulah Skaka welcomed the newly appointed Ambassador of NR China to BiH H.E. Ji Ping

The present successful cooperation was discussed during the very cordial and friendly meeting, especially the sister city ties between Sarajevo and Chinese city Tianjin. They expressed their pleasure with the increasing number of Chinese tourists in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the projects aimed at strengthening the tourist offer in Sarajevo.

Ambassador Ping suggested that Sarajevo extends its ties with other Chinese cities, particularly Shanghai.

Furthermore, they also discussed the initiative for Sarajevo to become the host of meeting of mayors as part of the initiative 16+1, which promotes cooperation of the broader region and China.

Mayor Skaka expressed his pleasure with the existing good relations and wished Ambassador a successful mandate and stay in BiH.

Mayor Skaka received the Ambassador of United Kingdom

Mayor of Sarajevo Abdulah Skaka received the Ambassador of United Kingdom H.E. Matthew Field at the City Hall today.

The improvement of existing cooperation was discussed in the meeting, and the Mayor acquainted the Ambassador with the ongoing preparations for the start of the European Youth Olympic Festival EYOF 2019.

The Ambassador of United Kingdom informed the Mayor about the interest of United Kingdom in assisting local authorities in the process of strengthening urban development.