Secretary general of High Council of Iranian Affairs Abroad announced here Tuesday that 700 Iranian nationals living abroad have expressed readiness to make investments in economic projects in the country.
Javad Qavam Shahidi made the remarks talking to IRNA in this central Iranian province.
Qavam Shahidi along with President Hassan Rouhani and a number of cabinet members are now in Semnan for the 26th provincial visit.
Since the new Iranian government took office in August, 2013, many Iranian nationals have asked to invest Iran, said he, adding some of those requests are on the eve of signing agreements.
The Iranian government has provided special facilitations for those Iranian investors living in other countries, he added.
The Iranian investors can also take part in the economic projects within the framework of participatory contracts, he stressed.