Iran, Syria sign economic cooperation agreements

Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister, Ali Tayyebnia

Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister, Ali Tayyebnia

Tehran, March 16, IRNA – Minister of Economic and Finance and Syrian ministers of Trade and Finance on Monday signed economic cooperation agreements.

Ali Tayyebnia in a separate meeting with Syrian Minister of Economy and Trade as well as Minister of Finance discussed ways to develop trade and economic cooperation between the two countries.

Meanwhile, Tayyebnia in a meeting with Syrian Finance Minister signed an agreement on effective presence of Iran’s private sector in reconstruction of Syria.

The agreement envisaged facilitating trade and economic ties and cancellation of double tax on Iranian goods and services in the course of the Syrian reconstruction drive.

By IRNA