Mahathir, Kurz meet to further strengthen Malaysia-Austria ties

VIENNA (Bernama) – Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday arrived at the Federal Chancellery in Austria and had a meeting with the Federal Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, Sebastian Kurz.

Also present in the meeting were Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Marzuki Yahya, Malaysian Ambassador to Austria Datuk Ganeson Sivagurunathan and three Malaysian senior officials.

The meeting between the two leaders was to discuss and exchange views on strengthening bilateral relations between Malaysia and Austria, particularly in trade and investment, education, science and technology, tourism Regional and international issues of mutual interest were also discussed.

Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad is welcomed by Malaysian Embassy officials on his arrival at his hotel in Vienna. – BERNAMA