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Syria and Iran Signed Five Contracts on Economic Partnership

Syria and Iran signed on Tuesday five contracts for partnership in the fields of agriculture, animal resources, industry, oil and communications (a mobile network operator) based on the joint economic cooperation agreement signed more than a year ago.

The contracts were signed by Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Adib Mayyaleh on behalf of the Syrian side and Iranian Minister for Economic Affairs and Finance Ali Tayebnia, in presence of Prime Minister Imad Khamis and Iran’s first Vice-President Eshaq Jahangiri and a number of officials of both sides.

In a statement following the signing of the contracts, Premier Khamis referred to a sixth contract related to investing in one of the Syrian ports, stressing that these contracts constitute the core for a huge package of mutual cooperation between the two countries in the areas of industrial cooperation and investing, including Iranian investments in establishing factories and in reconstruction in Syria.

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