Upcoming Iran-Sri Lanka economic summit

September 9, 2010

TEHRAN –- The 9th meeting of Iran and Sri Lanka’s joint economic committee will kick off in Colombo on September 13, an official with the Trade Promotion Organization of Iran stated.

The IRNA News Agency quoted Amir Talebi as saying that, “during the meeting the two sides will sign 6 memorandums of understanding in different fields such as science, culture and art, standard, costumes, and sisterhood agreement between Rajaei and Colombo ports.”
The three-day meeting aims at promoting Iran and Sri Lanka’s trade, increasing cooperation in holding international economic exhibitions in the two countries, boosting maritime relations, and execution of technical and engineering services