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2020-07-04 11:56
ARMENIA AND IRAN DISCUSS POSSIBILITY OF IMPLEMENTING JOINT PROJECTS IN FIELD OF TRANSPORT AND ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURES
Minister of Territorial Administration and Infrastructures of Armenia Suren Papikyan during the meeting with newly appointed Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Republic of Armenia Abbas Badakhshan Zohouri expressed his conviction that the diplomat will contribute to the expansion and deepening of the Armenian-Iranian long-term relations. ArmInfo was informed about this in the press service of the RA Ministry of Territorial Development.

According to Papikyan, the current high level of cooperation is  reflected in the joint infrastructure development programs of the two  countries.  In turn, the Ambassador confirmed the readiness of the  Iranian side to give new quality to bilateral diversified cooperation  between the two countries and to fully realize the untapped potential  in economic relations.

The interlocutor discussed regional cooperation, as well as prospects  for cooperation in the implementation of joint projects in the field  of transport and energy infrastructures. The parties also exchanged  views on responding to the challenges posed by the coronavirus  pandemic and steps taken at the national level to overcome the  economic crisis caused by viral infection.