H.E. Thomas Schlesinger, Ambassador of Austria, has presented his Letter of Credence to President Buhari at State House.
Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked East Alpine country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is composed of 9 federated states (Bundesländer), one of which is Vienna, Austria’s capital and its largest city.
Austria is a parliamentary representative democracy with a directly elected Federal President as head of state and a Chancellor as head of the federal government. It is consistently ranked in the top 20 richest countries in the world by GDP per capita terms.
Austria has been a member of the United Nations since 1955 and joined the European Union in 1995. It signed the Schengen Agreement in 1995.
(First Republic Proclaimed)
|12th November, 1918|
|GDP:||$446,315 billion (2019)|