Tourism is one of Iran’s priorities and the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is prepared to cooperate with Iran on tourism and drawing up a comprehensive tourism program, said the organization’s consultant Marcello Notarianni.
Iran is open to expand regional and international cooperation on transportation, said Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development for Transportation Shahram Adamnejad, adding that Tehran deems such a strategy as an opportunity.
Iran and Russia are holding meetings to further maritime cooperation in the Caspian Sea, with new agreements on the agenda between the Iranian port of Anzali and Russian port of Astrakhan, said the provincial head of Ports and Maritime Organization of Gilan.
Iran’s Minister of Industry, Mine and Trade Reza Rahmani highlighted efforts to boost the country’s economic cooperation with Oman and said the two countries plan to increase the annual bilateral trade to five billion dollars.
European parties to the Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), did not invoke a mechanism that could lead to the re-imposition of United Nations sanctions against Tehran, a Chinese envoy says.
China has called on the United States to stop its so-called maximum pressure campaign on Iran and making threats of deploying additional troops to the Middle East, saying Washington should find a diplomatic solution to reduce tensions in the region.