Minister of Finance and Ambassador of Iran to Afghanistan Discusses Economic and Trade Cooperation

12 May 2018: H.E. Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance, met with Mr. Mohammad Reza Bahrami, Ambassador of Islamic Republic of Iran to Afghanistan.

In the meeting, the parties discussed strengthening economic and trade cooperation between two countries, the 3rd joint economic and transit committee between Afghanistan and Iran, Banking operations in Chah-Bahar Port, the 3rd part of Khawaf-Herat Railway and purchasing construction materials through government to government mechanism.

Additionally, both sides also talked about, exchange of customs information and taxation of Iranian news agencies, border markets and Iran investment in different areas.