This Agreement shall remain in force until it is terminated by a Contracting State. Either Contracting State may terminate the Agreement, through diplomatic channels, by giving notice of termination at least six months before the end of any calendar year following the period of five years from the date on which the Agreement enters into force. In such event, the Agreement shall cease to have effect in respect of any portion of the income and capital that exist, or are earned, on the beginning of or after the calendar year following the year in which the notice has been given.
DONE at Bucharest this 3rd day of October 2001, in duplicate in the Persian, Romanian and English languages, all texts being equally authentic. In case of any divergence of interpretation, the English text shall prevail.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned, duly authorized thereto, have signed this Agreement.
FOR THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN:
MINISTER OF INDUSTRIES AND MINES
FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF ROMANIA:
MIHAI NICOLAE TANASESCU
MINISTER OF FINANCE