President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon held a meeting with the head of Iran Said Ibrohim Raisi within the framework of the summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Samarkand.

During the meeting, the heads of the two countries discussed issues of multilateral cooperation between the two countries, the press service of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan reports.

In particular, the issues of developing cooperation between the private and public sectors, attracting investments, creating joint industrial enterprises, establishing direct links between free economic zones and industrial cities of the two countries were considered.

At the same time, Emomali Rahmon supported the creation of a joint working group in order to use the transit capacities of the two countries and continue direct cooperation between the regions and cities of Tajikistan and Iran, including through the establishment of sister city relations between them.