12th Iran-Indonesia economic commission in Jakarta on Nov 24
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 23, IRNA – The 12th meeting of Iran-Indonesia joint economic commission is to be held on Nov 24 in Jakarta.
Minister of Communications and Information Technology Mahmoud Vaezi will chair the meeting on behalf of Iran.
The visit of the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to Indonesia in April, 2015, was the first step to resume holding of joint economic commission after seven years, Iran's Ambassador to Jakarta Valiollah Mohammadi-Nasrabadi told IRNA here on Wednesday.
Since then, Iran and Indonesia have witnessed several great developments in their bilateral cooperation, the ambassador noted.
After the July 2015 nuclear deal, the two sides expanded exchange of delegations in line with widening bilateral ties, he added.
He further hoped the Thursday Iran-Indonesia joint economic commission would accelerate finalization of the mutual agreements.
In the tomorrow commission, several agreements are to be finalized that are expected to be signed in Tehran during the visit of the Indonesian president to the country.
He went on to say that the 11th meeting of the joint economic commission between the two countries was held last year in Tehran.
About Tehran-Jakarta relations, the diplomat said Iran's non-oil exports to that country has had 39 percent increase in the first half of the Iranian calendar year, started on March 20, 2016, compared with the same period last year.
SOURCE : IRNA