Friday, October 9, 2015
'Sanctions that Benefit' - Iranian MPs Visit Belgian Gas Transmission Firm.
'Sanctions that Benefit' - Iranian MPs Visit Belgian Gas Transmission Firm. (Fars).
Iranian lawmakers of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (Majlis) who are also members of the Iran-Belgium Parliamentary Friendship Group visited the Fluxys Belgium company which is a gas transmission operator in Europe.
The Iranian chairman of the group, Abbasali Mansouri, is heading the five-member delegation visiting Belgium on the invitation of the Belgian chairman of the group, Dirk Van der Maelen, member of the Chamber of Representatives or the lower house of the Federal Parliament.
During their stay, the Iranian MPs are scheduled to meet their counterparts as well as speakers of the Belgian legislative chambers, foreign minister, and deputy foreign minister.
Promotion of parliamentary relations, facilitation of trade and economic ties, cooperation in energy fields, and exchanging views on regional and international developments are on the agenda of visit.
2014 - February 22 : Belgium foreign affairs minister (in search of cheap natural gas) to meet Iranian counterpart in Tehran.