Iran presidential chief of staff in Switzerland for banking talks

IRNA – Iran’s Presidential Chief of Staff Mohammad Nahavandian arrived in Zurich, Switzerland, late on Wednesday to discuss banking relations with senior Swiss officials.

While in the country, Nahavandian is to hold talks with President Johann Schneider-Ammann and Swiss bankers on ways to promote Tehran-Bern banking relations and financial cooperation.

Nahavandian’s visit to Switzerland also aims at finalizing issues discussed in previous talks held between presidents of the two countries in New York for on expansion of banking cooperation between Iran and Switzerland. The talks were held on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting in September.