News ID: 273998
Published: 0117 GMT September 10, 2020

President opens 58 national development projects via videoconference

President opens 58 national development projects via videoconference

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday inaugurated 58 development projects in northwest, south, center and east of the country.

The projects were launched simultaneously through a video conference due to the coronavirus pandemic, IRNA reported.

The development projects with 437-million-euro investment located in Aras Free Zone (northwest), Kish and Qeshm Islands (south), Payam International Airport (north), Shiraz in Fars Province (south), Sarakhs in Khorasan Razavi Province (east) and Yazd (center).

Becoming operational, the projects create 4,413 direct job opportunities.

Sarakhs special economic zone enjoying good strategic and geographical situation has attracted attention of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) member-states.

This economic zone is a golden gate to enter Central Asian countries, China and Russia.

It is also a trade bridge between Central Asian markets and Persian Gulf littoral states, Europe, Afghanistan and Pakistan.

Resource: IRNA
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