Faranak Parto-Azar, Asia’s No 1 on the UCI World Ranking for cross-country cycling, has had a mishap with her bicycle chain which broke during the Asian Games, preventing her from becoming a medalist and having to make do with 4th place.
The Iranian caravan has won another gold medal in wrestling and 2 bronze in taekwondo and fencing at the close of competitions on the second day of the Asian Games, to rank 6th with a score of 8 medals.
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.
Everybody adores her in Azizabad village in Sistan and Baluchistan Province. She has worked so hard for this deprived village in southeastern Iran that she has succeeded to win the Women’s World Summit Foundation 2018 award for women’s creativity in rural life and ranked fourth on WWSF’s global list.
The fishing and tourism port of Baris on the Chabahar-Gouater coastline in the south of Sistan and Baluchistan Province is a haven for nature lovers to watch the sea, sandy beaches, and the Martian hills or miniature mountains.
- The South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf was an offshore discovery that, for oilmen, is the stuff of dreams. The largest natural gas field in the world, it stretches across the maritime border between Iran and Qatar.