Tourism officials of Iran’s western province of Kermanshah announced their readiness to attract investments from the private sectors of member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO), deputy director of Kermanshah Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Department said on Saturday.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said there is a degree of “untapped potential” in the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) that can help enhance “economic integration and cohesion” in the region.
The joint cooperation office of Kish Free Zone Organization and ECO Cultural Institute (ECI) was opened aiming to reinforce cultural cooperation, especially in international tourism field in Kish Island.
The historic and beautiful city of Tabriz can be turned into a tourism hub for neighboring countries including Turkey and Caucasus, said the Secretary General of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Khalil Ibrahim Ậḵcẖạ expressing pleasure over the designation of the city as the Capital of Islamic Tourism in 2018.
The 23rd meeting of the Council of Ministers (COM) of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) was held on Tuesday in the Tajik capital of Dushanbe and Iran was appointed as the organization's secretary general for a three-year period ending 2020.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Tuesday called on member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization to forge a common regional strategy against terrorist groups and stop “the spread of their ideology of hate and cut their financial resources.”