Sebastian Kurz in South Africa
The Austrian Minister of Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Mr. Sebastian Kurz, visited South Africa between 23 and 26 October 2016. He was accompanied by the President of the Austrian Economic Chamber, Dr. Christoph Leitl, as well as a large business delegation. The visit focused on the strengthening of political and economic ties between the two countries as well as the future cooperation in the field vocational training and dual education. It included meetings with the Minister for International Relations and Cooperation, Hon. Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and the Minister of Home Affairs, Hon. Malusi Gigaba as well as an Austrian Business Forum with more than 150 participants.