Tehran and its sister city, Budapest have negotiated on the further cooperation along with the last year’s twinning agreement.
In a meeting, on January 30, hosted by The Communication and International Affairs enter of Tehran Municipality, the Hungarian ambassador to Iran Janos Kovacs and his delegation, The representative of Budapest’s mayor, and Deputy of Tehran Municipality's Communication and International Affairs Center Goshtasb Mozafari considered the different aspect of cooperation between the two cities.
The two cities became twin towns after the pact was signed by Tehran Mayor Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf and his Budapester counterpart, István Tarlós, during an official ceremony in the Iranian capital, in 2015.
The agreement was meant to foster ties and encourage trade and tourism between the two geographically distinct capitals.
Budapest is the capital and the largest city of Hungary and one of the largest cities in Central Europe. It is the country's principal political, cultural, commercial, industrial, and transportation center.
The Budapest metropolitan area is home to 3.3 million people.