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Bosnia

Capital Sarajevo
Time Zone CET (GMT+1)
Country Code 387
Mobile Codes 61,62,63
ccTLD .ba
Currency Bosnian Convertible Mark (1EUR = 1,96 BAM)
Land Area 51,129 sq km
Population 4 million
Language Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Major Religion Islam, Roman Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity

Key Data

Notable Public Figures

Dragan Covic, Member of Presidency of BIH (Croatian)

Mladen Ivanic, Member of Presidency of BIH (Serbian)

Bakir Izetbegović, Member of Presidency of BIH (Bosniak)

Denis Zvizdić, Chairman of the Council of Minister of the Federation of BIH

Milorad Dodik, President of Republika Srpska

Husein ef. Kavazović, Grand Mufti of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Valentin Inzko, High Representative

Lars-Gunnar Wigemark, Head of the EU Delegation to Bosnia

Brands & Distinctions

Tuzla salt

Ottoman landmarks

Burek

Major Industries

Agriculture; chemical refining; fertilizers; lumbering; mining; hydroelectric power; wood processing; weapons trading

Key Trade Partners

Italy, Croatia, Germany, Austria, Slovenia, Hungary, Serbia, the former USSR, Gulf Arab states

Main Airports

Sarajevo, Tuzla, Banja Luka