Oct 20, 2018, 4:11 PM
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Iran-Syria economic ties to be promoted

Tehran, Oct 20, IRNA – Secretary General of Federation of Syrian Chambers of Commerce said on Saturday that economic relations of Iran and Syria should be levered up to the level of the two countries’ political relations and they are working to pave the way.

“In the meeting, attended by Syrian traders and Iranian ambassador, we found out that both countries’ traders have strong tendency to promote economic ties,” said Mohammad Hamsho.

He referred to Iran-Syria collaboration in fighting terrorism, adding, “Iran is our priority to renovate the Syria with.”

He added that the Syrian government supports the promotion of economic ties to the level of political relations.

Hamsho mentioned transportation, banking system, contracting, and joint enterprises as the main fields for mutual cooperation.

He also stressed that utilizing the capacity of economic free zones and holding joint exhibitions can help increase the trade balance between the two countries.

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