Tehran Times (Iran), July 05, 2008
Croatia set for all-out cooperation with Iran
TEHRAN – “Croatia is fully prepared to expand its relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran in different economic and political fields and in oil exploration, in particular,” Croatian ambassador to Tehran stated on Thursday, IRNA reported.
During a visit to Moghan oil block in the Northwestern Ardebil province in which the Croatian INA Company is active for oil exploration, Esad Prohic added the two countries enjoy mutual constructive relations in different fields.
In my visit to Ardebil Province, I got acquainted with notable potentials of the province in the agriculture sector, the official said, adding “I will develop plans for expansion of mutual relations in this field.”
Exploration of oil in Moghan block will be completed in four years. The Iranian cabinet of ministers has allocated 141.8 million dollars for development of the oil block