Tehran, Feb 14, 2014, (IRNA) - The first parliamentary delegations groups from inter-parliamentary union member states of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) arrived in Tehran to attend the 9th conference of the union.
The first session of executive committee of the 9th Inter-Parliamentary Union of OIC member states is held on Friday February 14, 2014 here in Tehran and Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani will deliver the inauguration speech in the committee session.
Parliamentary delegations from Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Iraq , the United Arab Emirates, Indonesia, Morocco, Sudan, Uganda, Senegal and deputy speaker of Chad parliament have arrived in Tehran so far.
Other groups arrive in Tehran on Friday morning.
The executive committee is to arrange agenda of the general conference, which will be held in the presence of parliament speakers of member states.
According to the Advisor of Majlis Speaker in International Affairs Hossein Sheikh-ol-Islam, 47 countries will certainly participate in the conference and 15 countries have expressed their readiness to attend the conference as observers.
Meeting of parliaments speakers will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday February 18-19, 2014 here in Tehran.