2020-October-23 08:52
Politics
2020-October-16  20:03

Iran, Sweden Vow to Broaden Economic Cooperation

TEHRAN (FNA)-Iranian Ambassador to Stockholm Ahmad Masoumifar and State Secretary for Business, Industry and Innovation of the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation Emil H0gberg in a meeting stressed the need to enhance and broaden bilateral trade and economic cooperation.

During the meeting, the two sides explored avenues for promoting bilateral ties as well as expanding and strengthening trade and economic cooperation between the two countries.

The two sides also discussed strengthening cooperation of companies of the two countries, specially Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the fields of technology, innovation, transport and environment.

They also emphasized organizing Joint Economic Commission in the near future.

In a relevant development in February 2020, Iranian Foreign Minister and his Swedish counterpart Ann Linde in a phone conversation stressed the need for broadening of mutual cooperation.

Zarif and Linde explored avenues for bolstering and reinvigorating bilateral relations.