Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi left Tehran for Doha on Monday for a two-day visit to attend the 6th Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Summit at the official invitation of the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani.
Before leaving for Qatar, Raisi explained the details of his trip, stating: “The trip to Qatar is a step towards activating relations with the countries of the region, especially the countries around the Persian Gulf.”
The Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Oil, and Cultural Heritage and Tourism will accompany the President on this trip.
The official welcome of the Emir of Qatar in the Amiri Diwan, talks with Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and the talks of the high delegations of the two countries, and the signing of several agreements and memoranda of understanding are among the plans of the first day of Raisi’s visit to Qatar.
Raisi is to have a meeting with Qatari and Iranian businessmen.
On the second day of his trip, Raisi will address the 6th Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Summit.
The summit is to be attended by leaders and senior officials of gas-exporting countries, and a number of them will meet with the President of Iran on the sidelines of the meeting.