Minister: Iran to help Tajikistan set up factories
Tajikistan's President on Friday called for expansion of economic cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iribnews reported.
In a meeting with IRI Energy Minister Majid Namjoo, Imomali Rahmon pointed to his recent visit with the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Khamenei in Tehran and expressed happiness for IR Leader's guidelines that called Persian-Language countries as relatives.
Imomali Rahmon also said that the Islamic Republic of Iran has many capacities in all economic fields and called for expansion of ties with Iran.
He underlined for implement of all agreements and documents which was signed between the two countries' officials.
Iranian Energy Minister for his part expressed IRI's readiness for expansion of cooperation with Tajikistan in all fields including energy, transportation and, telecommunication.
The Minister said that Iran will help Tajikistan to set up milk, skin, wool, low-consumption lamps and cement factories.
Iran's Energy Minister on Thursday traveled to Tajikistan in order to participated in the eighth joint meeting of the trade, economic, commercial, social and cultural committee of Iran and Tajikistan.