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Bosnia and Herzegovina invites RI investors

Jakarta   /   Wed, March 17 2010   /  10:50 am

JP/R.BERTO WEDHATAMABosnia and Herzegovina seeks to attract Indonesia’s investors to invest in the country’s infrastructure, energy, agriculture and tourism in an effort to boost economic growth in the southeastern European state, says the envoy.Tarik Bukvic, Bosnia and Herzegovina’s ambassador to Indonesia, said its capital, Sarajevo, would
organize a “Sarajevo Business Forum” from 6-7 April where it expected 150 investors, including investors from Indonesia, to present at the event. He said Jakarta and Sarajevo had sturdy bilateral relations in politics but it had not translated into vast economic opportunities for both countries. Bilateral trade stood at US$1.5 million in 2008.“Lack of investment information and the distance barrier have hampered flow of investment from Indonesia to Bosnia and Herzegovina and vice versa,” he said.He said 70 percent of Bosnia and Herz...