Kyrgyzstan and Iran considering bilateral visa facilitation
The issue of bilateral simplification of visa regime for citizens of Kyrgyzstan and Iran in order to enhance the tourism sectors and attract investments to the countries was discussed at a meeting of the Toraga (speaker) of Jogorku Kenesh (Parliament) of Kyrgyzstan Asylbek Jeenbekov and parliamentarian Nazarali Aripov with Iranian Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Ali Najafi Hoshrudi, Tazabek writes with reference to the press service of Jogorku Kenesh.
The Iranian side also expressed interest in intensification of economic and trade relations between the countries.
According to the speaker, it is necessary to increase the volume of economic and trade transactions and investment cooperation between Kyrgyzstan and Iran and in particular in the energy, agriculture and agro-processing projects, as well as medical tourism and industry.
The Ambassador gave information about the programme for the period of his diplomatic mission in Kyrgyzstan.