Iran, India to hold joint economic meeting
Azerbaijan, Baku, Apr.29/ Trend F.Karimov/
Iran and India will hold a joint economic meeting in Tehran in the upcoming days, ILNA quoted Iranian ambassador to India Gholamreza Ansari as saying.
Iranian foreign minister Ali-Akbar Salehi and his Indian counterpart Salman Khurshid will chair the meeting.
The two sides are scheduled to sign six economic cooperation agreements in the meeting.
The issue of exporting Iranian gas via the Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline to India will be also discussed, Ansari said.
India and Iran must work together to further promote trade and economic links, increased people- to-people contacts between them and within the region, Indian President Pranab Mukherjee has said.
The two countries plan to reach $25 billion in annual bilateral trade in the next four years.