Joint Yemeni-Iranian Economic Committee Meets [Archives:2001/27/Local News]

July 2 2001

Yesterday, the fifth meeting for the Yemeni-Iranian joint economic committee was held in Tehran. The Iranian side was headed by the Minister of Agriculture Mr. Hujatee Wazeer Jehad while the Yemeni side was led by the Minister of Planning and Development Mr. Ahmed Saufan. The meeting was attended by representatives from the Ministries of Finance, Foreign Affairs, Culture, High Education, Industry, and Commerce in Yemen.
The two sides will sign memorandum of understanding for cooperation and withdrawal of double taxation, for cooperation between the commercial unions in the two countries as well as for cooperation between the High Councils for Improving Exports.
The Yemeni delegation during their five-day stay will be visiting some centers of telecommunication, car manufactuirng and electrical tools industries.