25 April 2013
A high ranking delegation from Turkey, led by country's Minister of Economic Development, Covdat Yilmaz, will visit Iran on April 26, IRNA reported.
Turkish delegation, which will be visiting Iran's Tehran and Shiraz cities for 3 days, is visiting upon the invitation from Iranian Vice President for International Affairs Ali Saeedlou.
Saeedlou and Yilmaz are both heads of the joint Iran-Turkey economic group.
The delegation will include the Turkish transport minister, economic minister, energy minister, other high ranking officials and also about 80 members from Turkish private and government companies.
The sides are scheduled to hold talks of economic nature, and discuss ways to improve and widen the economic relations between the two countries.
The question of establishing a joint economic free zone on the border of the two countries will also be discussed at the meeting of the joint Iran-Turkey economic group.