Austrian Caretaker Government Demission and Re-Appointment

PeopleDiplomats ♦ Published: October 1, 2019; 17:22 ♦ (Vindobona)

President Van der Bellen has entrusted the transitional government with the temporary continuation of the administration. Until a new government is formed, Chancellor Bierlein's government will remain in office.

Bierlein and all members of her government were again sworn in by the Federal President. / Picture: © Österreichische Präsidentschaftskanzlei / Peter Lechner/HBF

Van der Bellen has asked the Government Team Bierlein to carefully make the preparations for the handover to the future Federal Government and to use their expertise and knowledge of the challenges and opportunities to lay the foundation for a good start for the future government.

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