The results of the 11th session of the Armenian-Iranian Intergovernmental Commission were summed up at a press conference today. The delegation headed by Iranian co-chair of the Commission, Energy Minister Majid Namjou had arrived in Yerevan to participate in the session. The delegation comprised a number of officials and specialists representing different spheres. Upon the outcome of different meetings the parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding.
Armenian Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Armen Movsisyan underlined today that the issues of construction of the 3rth Iran-Armenia high-voltage transmission line, expansion of cooperation in the field of oil chemistry are on the agenda.
The parties attach special importance to the intensification of cooperation in the field of transport and railway cooperation are of great importance. It was noted also that a number of discussions have been held on the project of construction of the Iran-Armenia railway and the parties have the necessary will to implement the project.
Iran’s Energy Minister Majid Namjou stressed, in turn, that the development of cooperation between neighbor and friendly countries is important in today’s world full of hostility and provocations.