Bolivian president to attend Tehran Gas Summit

TEHRAN, Nov. 04 (Shana) – Bolivian President Evo Morales confirmed he will take part in the upcoming summit meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) to be held on November 23 in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.

Speaking to reporters prior to embarking on his four-nation tour of Europe, Morales said he will depart for Tehran after the visit to Germany, Italy, France, and Ireland.

The 3rd Gas Summit of heads of state and government of the GECF member countries will be held on November 23, 2015 in Tehran to consult and exchange views on the most important issues concerning them in the framework of the GECF.

Previous GECF Gas summits were held in Qatar in 2011 and in Moscow in 2013 .This 3rd Gas Summit will be attended by heads of state and government of GECF member countries as well as guest international organizations.

The GECF is the gathering of the world’s leading gas producers that provides a framework for exchange of experience, views, information and data, as well as coordination in gas related developments among member countries.