The Swiss new ambassador to Iran expressed interest in promoting banking cooperation with the Islamic Republic, adding that his country favors good collaboration with Iran in banking and fighting money laundering.
Head of the Iranian Nuclear Regulatory Authority Hojjatollah Salehi and Swiss Ambassador to Iran Markus Leitner in a meeting in Tehran underlined the expansion of cooperation between the two countries in the field of nuclear safety.
Switzerland has opened a criminal probe targeting Nasser al-Khelaifi, the president of Paris Saint-Germain, and FIFA's former secretary general Jerome Valcke, over alleged corruption in the sale of World Cup media rights.
A new trade agreement between Switzerland and Iran appears to be slowly bearing fruit. Exports to Iran grew this year. But despite the lifting of sanctions, Swiss banks still do not do business with the Middle East state.