Government Formation: Party Leaders in the Presidential Chancellery

PeoplePoliticians ♦ Published: October 2, 2019; 19:36 ♦ Updated: October 4; 13:03 ♦ (Vindobona)

Next Monday, Federal President Van der Bellen will commission ÖVP leader Kurz to form a government.

In the Presidency Chancellery: Van der Bellen has started a round of talks with ÖVP leader Sebastian Kurz and the other leaders of the future parties represented in Parliament. / Picture: © Österreichische Präsidentschaftskanzlei / Peter Lechner/HBF

Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen will meet with Sebastian Kurz, head of the Austrian People's Party (ÖVP), on Monday, 7 October 2019 at 10.00 a.m. at the presidential chancellery.

The meeting is scheduled to last about an hour.

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