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Syrian PM calls on Iranian companies to invest in Syria

Tehran, Syrian Prime Minister Imad Khamis met on Tuesday an Iranian economic delegation, headed by Hassan Danaiefar, the Advisor to First Vice-President of Iran and Chairman of the Iranian Committee on development of economic ties with Syria and Iraq.

During the meeting, the two sides discussed the prospects of developing economic relations and activating investment projects and partnership between businessmen from the two countries and the necessary steps to increase trade exchange, SANA reported.

Khamis said that the deep-rooted and distinguished political relations between Syria and Iran constitute a solid basis for the promotion of economic relations, which is witnessing remarkable development.

He also called on the Iranian economic companies to invest in Syria.

Danaiefar, in turn, pointed out that the economic cooperation between Syria and Iran is on the right track.

He added that a number of joint cooperation projects were discussed during the visit.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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