President while receiving Bulgarian ambassador's credentials:
Efforts to cement Iran-Bulgaria economic ties important, especially in the field of goods transportation
Referring to the good relations and positive meetings and consultations between the officials of the two countries in various fields, the President said, "The Islamic Republic of Iran is determined to develop comprehensive relations and cooperation with Bulgaria."
Speaking in a meeting with the new Ambassador of Bulgaria to Tehran Nikolina Kuneva on Wednesday while receiving her letter of credence, President Hassan Rouhani referred to the new Bulgarian Ambassador's skills in the Persian language, and added, "I am sure that with your interest to the Persian culture and literature, we can see a positive development in Tehran-Sofia relations"
The President stressed the importance of developing economic relations and cooperation between the two countries, especially in the field of transportation development and transportation of goods, adding, "Iran and Bulgaria should create economic relations between countries during the outbreak of coronavirus and follow the health protocols in economic relations".
At the same meeting, the new Ambassador of Bulgaria to Tehran Nikolina Kuneva presented her letter of credence to the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran and described the development of relations and cooperation between the two countries in various fields, including culture, economy and tourism as essential and said, "The development of relations between the two countries is very important, especially with the problems that the outbreak of coronavirus has created in the world".