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* Sri Lanka to promote economic relations with Iran's Yazd province
Sun, Feb 17, 2019, 12:56 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 17, Yazd: Sri Lankan Ambassador to Iran Mohammad Sharif Anis has said on Saturday that promoting economic relations between Sri Lanka and Yazd province of Iran will benefit both countries, state's official IRNA reported.

In a meeting with Yazd economic activists in the center of Iran, he added efforts are underway to pave the ground for investment, concluding necessary deal and communications with industrial and production activists.

Referring to Sri Lankan capacities, the Ambasador mentioned tower building, construction materials, road and bridge building as suitable areas for investment by the Iranian companies.

Tehran-Colombo direct flight will soon become operational which can help promote tourism and economic activities, he said.

Yazd economic activists pointed to the province's capacities, including export of tiles, stones, fabric. and powder milk and welcomed exchanges with the country.

 

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