Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei held a meeting in Moscow with Bakhtiar Hakimov, the Russian ambassador to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) to discuss the prospects of cooperation between Iran and the SCO.
China's trade volume with the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) stood at $337 billion in 2018, a rise of $47 billion since 2013, with Russia and India emerging as Beijing's biggest trading partners within the Eurasian bloc, according to a recent study by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization United Center for Business Cooperation, a copy of which was provided exclusively to CGTN Digital.
The Shanghai Cooperation Organization is an "effective and constructive" mechanism for promoting multilateral cooperation that plays an important role in maintaining regional peace and stability, the SCO member states say.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with the UN political affairs chief Rosemary DiCarlo, discussing a host of issues, including the latest developments in the Middle East region and the world.
Iranian feature movie 'Mermaid', directed by Amir-Masoud Aqababaeian, received the Special Jury Award at the first Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) film festival held in the Chinese port city of Qingdao from June 13 to 17.