1054 GMT September 19, 2019
Abbas Khameyar made the remark in a meeting with Lebanese Minister of Culture Mohammed Dawood.
He said that the meeting was aimed at developing all-out relations between Iran and Lebanon through more cultural agreements, IRNA wrote.
Referring to Lebanon's special position in the region, he said Iran is ready for hosting the Lebanese Cultural Week in Tehran.
Iran is also ready to host Lebanese artists in film festivals, theaters and Fajr Music Festival.
Lebanese people enjoy high capacities with regard to resistance, peaceful coexistence, cultural talks and proximity of religions, Khameyar said.
Iranians like Lebanese people from all walks of life, he said, adding that Iran will continue its cooperation with all groups.
He also welcomed the proposal to hold the Lebanese Cultural Week in Iran, saying that it is a good opportunity to introduce the Lebanese culture, art and literature to Iranians and vice versa.