Iran parliament speaker arrives in Sri Lanka

IRNA – Majlis (parliament) Speaker Ali Larijani arrived in Colombo, capital of Sri Lanka, on Wednesday evening in order to hold talks with senior Sri Lankan political officials.

Larijani, who was in Vietnam at the head of parliamentary delegation to boost bilateral parliamentary cooperation, left Hanoi for Colombo on Wednesday.

He held talks with Vietnamese prime minister, parliament speaker as well as head of joint trade council of Vietnam and Iran and participated in a trade gathering of both countries’ businessmen.