The eighth edition of an international investment conference opened in Sarajevo in the presence of delegations and political and business leaders from the region and the world. The director of Bosna Bank International BiH, Amer Bukvić, welcomed the participants at the opening of Sarajevo Business Forum and said that the conference has become recognized as one of the most important business-investment events in the region. More than a thousand investors and businesspeople are expected to take part in the two-days conference.
President of the Islamic Development Bank, IDB, Bandar M. H. Hajjar said at the opening that “there is no better place than here to show how to invest in this region.”
This year’s SBF will present projects in agriculture, energy, education, finance, infrastructure, engineering, tourism and other sectors.
The conference is organized by the BBI bank, in cooperation with the IDB. The main sponsor of the 8th SBF is the Bosnian Presidency, with support of the Foreign Ministry, the Council of Ministers, entity and cantonal governments, the Foreign Trade Chamber and chambers of commerce of the Federation and Republika Srpska entities.