President Jokowi arrives in Iran

15, Dec 2016 | Author: Embassy of Indonesia

Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) arrived at Mehrabad International Airport, Tehran, Iran, on Tuesday around 04:20 pm local time or at 07:50 pm of the Western Indonesian Time after leaving India.

The president and First Lady Iriana Joko Widodo as well as the presidential entourage – aboard the Presidential Aircraft Indonesia-1 for three hours and 30 minutes after leaving the Palam Air Force Base in New Delhi, India – were greeted by cold weather in Tehran.

On arrival, President Jokowi and First Lady Iriana were welcomed by the Director General of the Iranian Presidential Protocol MS Abdollahi and Indonesian ambassador to Iran Octavino Alimudin.

At the airport, the president and the first lady received a bunch of flowers from two Iranian youths and were welcomed by ICT Minister Mahmoud Vaezi.

After inspecting the guard of honor, the president and the first lady as well as the entourage proceeded to the hotel.

The president will begin his official visit to Iran on Wednesday.

Jokowi is scheduled to hold meetings with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani and Supreme Leader (the Supreme Leader) Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khameinei.

The president will also hold meetings with staff of the Indonesian Embassy and the Indonesian community in Teheran before returning to the country on Wednesday evening.

source

DARMASISWA is a scholarship program offered to all foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia to study Bahasa, art and culture. Participants can choose one of 71 universities located in different...
Women in Bangladesh prefer halal, affordable cosmetic products from Indonesia. REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DHAKA — Halal cosmetic products from Indonesia are in high demand among women in Bangladesh. Indonesian Ambassador to Bangladesh Rina P. Soemarno stated...
Dhaka, (ANTARA News) – Bangladesh acknowledges Indonesia`s trains, manufactured by the national company PT Industri Kereta Api (PT INKA), as having strong structures and being capable of accommodating large numbers of passengers. “We have...
In order to explore opportunities for business and investment cooperation, the Indonesian Ambassador to Dhaka and the Economic Counselor held a meeting with the Chittagong Deputy Commissioner, Mr. Md. Elius Hossain in DC Chittagong...
The Indonesian embassy premises in Dhaka turned festive for a few hours on the occasion of the Independence Day of the country on Saturday. The presence of the members of the Indonesian community in...
Amid much festivity and fanfare, the ASEAN Day 2018 was celebrated in Dhaka on Wednesday. Marking the day in a befitting manner, the ASEAN Dhaka Committee (ADC) organised the ASEAN Flag Raising Ceremony at...