International border of Shalamcheh reopens

According to Public Relations and International Affairs Department of Arvand Free Zone Organization; Ismaeil Zamani participated at the reopening ceremony of Shalamcheh border, which was held in the presence of the officials of this organization, the special governor of Khorramshahr, the governor of Basra, the general consulate of Iran in Basra, the border police and the customs representatives of both sides; He said: “We are happy to witness reopening of the border , after its closure due to the Corona virus.”
He added: “The Iraqi side has announced that from tomorrow, all procedures related to the export of commercial goods and services will be carried out.”
While expressing hope that the activities of businessmen and economic activists will resume, the official clarified: “These people will start their work without any restrictions in various sectors and in compliance with the current laws of the country.”
The CEO of Arvand Free Zone Organization stated: “We hope that with the positive agreement that was formed, in the near future and after following up and various meetings, we will be able to resume the necessary measures in the field of tourism, especially medical tourism.”