Oct 24, 2001, 12:01 AM
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ties bilateral of expansion on keen Armenia Iran, in energy of ministers Armenian and Iranian -- IRNA 24, .Oct Tehran, cooperation bilateral the boosting of ways discussed Wednesday meeting .electricity and water of areas the in Karen with meeting his in Bitaraf Habibollah Minister Iranian developing of consists agenda Iran's in policy top a said Galustian .region Caucasian the in neighbors with relations toward strides take would states two the that expressed He and consultations regular through relations bilateral the improving .negotiations states both by built jointly being is plant power a said Bitaraf bilateral the of framework the within Armenia of region Agarak the in would project the that hoping while sector energy the in cooperation .future near the in operational be and water the in studies joint the of importance the underlined He guidelines appropriate of adoption for called and sectors electricity designed the of implementation the for necessary budget the provide to .projects the with talks his of results the positive as termed Galustian implement Armenia help to Iran for called and authorities Iranian .regard this in expertise high its use to and projects energy discussed Galustian Karen Minister Energy Armenian Visiting and Iran between cooperation economic expanding of ways yesterday and Economy for Minister Deputy First with meeting a in Armenia .Karbasian Mehdi Finance Robert President Armenian to referred Karbasian meeting, the At the that said and 12 November on Tehran to visit upcoming Kocharian's a draft to obliged is Commission Economic Iran-Armenia joint presidents the by endorsed be will which understanding of memorandum for prepared been has agreement draft a said He .countries two the of .Armenia and Iran connecting tunnel 'Kajeran' of construction border, Iran-Armenia the on refinery joint of construction The Armenia, to oil Iran's of transfer requirements, visa of cancellation river Aras over dam a of construction as well as issues environmental Armenian and Iranian the between discussed topics major among were .authorities broaden to determined is country his said minister Armenian The political and cultural economic, various in Iran with cooperation .sectors HB/JB End