|Italy ready to invest in HEGTA projects|
A visiting Italian delegation to Iran expressed their readiness to invest in projects of the Tourism Holding of the Social Security Organization (HEGTA).
The senior representatives of Italian companies active in hotel-building and hospitality management paid a visit to the headquarters of the HEGTA in Tehran on April 25.
Dr. Ebrahim Bai Salami pointed out to the capacities of HEGTA and its subsidiaries, saying that “Fortunately, the projects of the holding concerning the development and renovation of hotels in Iran has been welcomed unprecedentedly by giant international companies; thus, we are weighing offers to select among them.”
Underlining the fact that HEGTA prefers to cooperate with Iranian firms, he added that foreign propositions, which include cooperating with Iranian companies and delivering know-how and technology to Iran, will be preferred as well.
The Italian delegation referred to the vast cultural similarities between Iran and Italy as an important factor in expansion of cooperation between the two countries, adding that they are keen on investing in Iranian tourism industry.