The 6th Joint Seminar between SAC and BPK was conducted in Tehran from 22 to 25 July 2018. The BPK delegation was headed by Board Member V, Ms. Isma Yatun, who was also accompanied during the sessions by the Indonesian Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Octavino Alimudin. The Seminar revolved around such themes as Audit on the Islamic Banking, Auditing Public Universities, Government e-Procurement, and Improvement of the Quality of the Audit Report.
On their arrival, the BPK delegation visited National Museum of Jewelry Treasury of the Central Bank of I. R. Iran. The next day, the BPK delegation paid a courtesy call on the President of SAC Iran, Prof. Dr. Adel Azar. During this meeting, Dr. Adel Azar stated that the cooperation between the two SAIs can be further enhanced by expanding as well as adding topics of the cooperation to be the focus of the second action plan.
At the sideline of the Seminar, the PBK delegation met Dr. Laaya Joneidi, the Vice President of I.R. Iran for Legal Affairs. In this meeting, Dr. Laaya Joneidi stated that Iran and Indonesia are considered as two great Islamic countries with wide-ranging capabilities. Both sides agreed that the bilateral cooperation between the two countries in terms of handling of law for corruption cases needs to be further improved.
On 24 July, the BPK delegation had the opportunity to visit University of Tehran to find out the use of IT systems to support the accrual-based auditing. The next day, the two SAIs also had a direct visit to E-procurement Center of the Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Finaly, the PBK delegation visited Sa'dabad Palace as well the Museum of Fine Arts on 25 July.
The 6th Joint Seminar between BPK and SAC was concluded with signing the Action Plan for 2019. The signing was conducted by the BPK Board Member V, Ms. Isma Yatun and two Vice-Presidents of SAC, namely Dr. Kiumars Davoodi, Vice Presidents for Technical and Auditing Affairs of Public and Social Sectors and Dr. Shahram Eshragh, Vice President for Technical and Auditing Affairs of Economic and Infrastructural Sectors.
As the last activity, the BPK delegation visited the Holy Shrine of Great founder of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Khomeini, and respected his honorary status and wished success and prosperity for the Iranian government and nation.