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Armenia initiates talks on free trade agreement between EEU, Iran

Armenia initiates talks on free trade agreement between EEU, Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenia has initiated negotiations on a possible free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union and Iran, the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of International Economic Integration and Reforms said Tuesday, March 29, according to Panorama.am.

According to Vache Gabrielyan, the EEU has thus set up a task force for tackling related issues.

“This is a complicated process, and relevant work is currently underway,” he said.

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