Three economic agreements between Iraq and Iran signed

Brother - Baghdad - Confirmed the Iraqi Ministry of Finance, on Monday, signed three economic agreements with Iran, Iran was announced yesterday.

According to a statement of the Ministry for News Agency (et) it received a copy of it, that "good Nia Minister of Economy and Finance of the Islamic Republic of Iran, received at the ministry's headquarters yesterday evening, Finance Minister of Iraq, Hoshyar Zebari and his accompanying delegation."

The statement pointed out that "the two sides reviewed during the meeting, the course of the talks of economic and trade between the delegations of the two countries, which resulted in three important agreements were signed, namely the prevention of double taxation and cooperation Alkmarki mutual between the two countries and administrative, which was signed by the Ministers of Finance."

Sami al-Araji, head of the National Investment Commission also signed, according to the statement "investment protection and promotion agreement and these agreements give good ground to improve and increase economic and trade cooperation in all fields for the existence of a deep and complex ties between the two countries to increase mutual cooperation."

The Minister Ali Tayyip Nia Economy said yesterday after the signing of the agreements, that "the volume of trade existing between Iran and Iraq up annually to $ 12 billion with the calculation of the rest of cooperation such as transit and tourism, hoping to increasing the volume of trade to more than $ 20 billion a year after the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding. "