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Iran Welcomes Turkish Investors in Gas Sector: Rouhani

(Wednesday, October 4, 2017) 17:52

TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (Shana) -- Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Turkey can buy more gas from Iran, adding Tehran welcomes Turkish investors in its gas sector.

Following a meeting with his Turkish opposite number Recep Tayyip Erdogan here in Tehran on Wednesday, Mr. Rouhani said, "Some important agreements were made during today's private meeting with the Turkish president and also a joint meeting on strategic cooperation."

Regarding mutual relations in investment sector, Iran announced its readiness to provide the required facilities for Turkish investors in tourism, petrochemical, infrastructure and transportation sectors in Iran, he added.

"Regarding oil and gas relations, it was decided that the Turkish side purchase more gas from Iran," he added, voicing Iran's readiness to welcome Turkish investors in gas projects.