Iran's 20th International Maritime and Offshore Technologies Exhibition (IRANIMEX 2018) has opened on Kish Island in the Persian Gulf with 230 companies in Iran’s private and state-owned sectors and 18 international companies from the Netherlands, Germany, France, Greece, Oman, China, and Taiwan.
The Managing Director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Airlines (Iran Air) has announced that its Iranian engineers have given an Airbus 321 a complete overhaul. The plane was purchased following the signature of the 2015 JCPOA nuclear deal with world powers.
Former Head of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Research and Technology Center believes: “Chinese and Russian state-owned oil companies are concerned with their investments in the US; some may return to Iran for business in six months’ time with formal procedural changes taking place.”
A Professor of Economics in the US believes: “It is unreasonable to expect that a big drop in Iranian oil exports would have no effect on the price of oil, and indeed anticipation of the production drop from Iran was in my opinion one factor contributing to a higher price of oil earlier this year.”
The Governor of Iran’s Central Bank has said that creating a financial channel with a number of countries to eliminate the dollar from our trade exchanges is a major step taken against financial sanctions against the country.
Iran exported 6.57 billion dollars of non-oil goods to Iraq during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar. The figure is 66.59 percent higher in terms of value and 66.14 percent in terms of weight as compared to a similar period last year.
The managing director of Chabahar Free Trade Zone said in order to reduce travel costs to this southeastern Iranian port, agreements have been made in principle for establishing a private airline for Chabahar FTZ.
The Sistan and Bluchistan Province in Southeastern Iran has become a precious treasure trove thanks to its different types of new, renewable energies including solar, wind, waves, ocean and geothermal energies. It is a place where investors can pave the way to generate electricity using the facilities provided by the Iranian government.
Deputy director for maritime affairs of the Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran dismissed reports of India’s withdrawal from Chabahar for security reasons, stressing that Iran will firmly continue the Shahid Beheshti infrastructural projects.
A former Iranian diplomat believes: “The topic of Iran’s enrichment capabilities have come to a closure in the 2015 JCPOA negotiations. Today, the US raises the issue once more to confront the Islamic Republic.”
A member of the National Security and Foreign Policy Commission of Iran's Parliament believes: “Sanctioning Iran will have a negative impact on border security and drugs control, which in turn will adversely affect Europe.”
Two business associates of Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, were charged Monday with illegally lobbying for Turkey as part of a campaign to pressure the United States to expel a Turkish cleric.