Meeting of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan His Excellency Emomali Rahmon and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran Aliasgari Sherdust.
On 11 March 2011 the President of the Republic of Tajikistan His Excellency Emomali Rahmon accepted the Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Aliasgari Sherdust.
In the beginning of the conversation Mr. Sherdust presented to His Excellency Emomali Rahmon an invitation from the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, to take part in the celebrations devoted to the international holiday Navruz.
At the meeting, different issues of cooperation were discussed, among them the opening of an institute for tourism and hotel business, an institute for technology, the construction of a cement factory with a production capacity of up to 2 million tons of cement per year and two hospitals.
It was also mentioned that the hydropower station Sangtuda-2 will be put in operation for the first time on the holiday celebrating the 20th anniversary of the State Independence of the Republic of Tajikistan.