Companies from Saxony-Anhalt in Iran: red carpet for investors

Piece from the Mitteldeutsche Zeitung newspaper from 31/05/2016
First, a short excerpt from the Koran is read. A video sequence is run simultaneously, in which waves on the sea, horses in the desert and destruction through war are shown. Subsequently, the German and Iranian national anthems are played. Business discussions at the Hotel Espinas in Tehran begin in a highly unusual manner for German entrepreneurs. “I’m happy to be surprised as to what will happen here”, says Lars Velde, Managing Director of VKK Standardkessel Köthen.