slamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) quoted Seyyed Shamseddin Hosseini pointing to ways of attracting foreign investments in Iran, adding that according to Article 44 of the Constitution foreign firms may participate in investment projects of the country.
Hosseini is currently in Turkey taking part in the annual conference of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (WB) and a conference on introducing investment opportunities in Iran.
He noted that this a good opportunity and Swiss firms can take advantage.
The official went on to say that Iran’s economy has special features in the region and the world, and potentials exist for promoting economic and business investment ties in Iranwhich remain untapped.
Jean-Daniel Gerber State Secretary for Economic Affairs appreciated the Iranian ministers suggestions, and added that if the necessary infrastructure is provided Switzerland will be prepared to take part in investment projects and privatization opportunities in Iran.