The Kurdistan Region Government (KRG) has announced that it is to open a representative office in Austria.
A KRG official said that the Prime Minister, Dr. Barham Saleh, signed an official document to assign Mustafa R. Koran as the representative in the office.
He added that steps will continue to open more offices in other countries in addition to the 12 already opened in USA, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium, Spain, Iran, Sweden, Australia, and Austria.
The Nabucco gas pipeline project, in which Austrian energy company OMV is a major player, is based in Vienna.
(Source: National Media Center)