Iran, Iraq to Agree on Foreign Currency Deal

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – An official from the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) informed that Iraq and Iran are on the verge of finalizing a foreign currency agreement which will inundate Iran’s market with several million US dollars in the near future. As Hamid Ghanbari said, the two neighboring countries are to expand foreign currency and banking ties. Hamid Ghanbari, who accompanied Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif into his recent visit to Iraq, added that in this visit the two sides have negotiated on various cooperation fields and all the issues regarding the foreign currency deal will be finalized during the current Iraqi PM visit to Iran