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Iran, Romania to form economic commission after 12 years

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Iran and Romania plan to form the first economic commission after 12 years, said Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif.

The commission will be soon held in Bucharest, he said in a press conference with his Romanian counterpart Lazar Comanescu here in Tehran, adding that the commission also includes a roadmap to expand bilateral economic cooperation between the two countries.

He also said that the two countries discussed boosting economic, cultural, political cooperation, transportation, energy, banking, auto-manufacture, agriculture and tourism as well as parliamentary, legal and consulate areas.

Zarif also said that Lazar Comanescu’s visit to Iran is a restart to expand bilateral ties between Iran and Romania further