EghtesadOnline: Iran, China and Russia have launched joint naval drills on Friday starting from the port of Chabahar in southeastern Iran toward the northern areas of Indian Ocean.
EghtesadOnline: Chabahar Free Trade Zone Organization, Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) and Iran East Supply and Development Infrastructures Co. signed a memorandum of understanding to divert water from the Oman Sea to Sistan-Baluchestan, South Khorasan and Khorasan Razavi provinces.
EghtesadOnline: On his Thursday visit to the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan, Roads and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami launched the execution phase of the development project for the new town of Tis in Chabahar County.
EghtesadOnline: The execution phase of Chabahar Airport Development Project in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan started on Thursday, with Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami and other government official in attendance.
EghtesadOnline: Chabahar Port handled a total of $800 million worth of commodities in the last fiscal year (March 2018-19) to register a 50% growth compared with the year before, according to the director of Commerce Department of Chabahar Free Zone Organization.
EghtesadOnline: Iran and Italy are planning to launch a direct shipping route from Iran’s southeastern Chabahar Port to Italy’s northern port city of Venice.
EghtesadOnline: The Cabinet has decided to allocate €300 million needed to complete the railroad project connecting the southeastern port city of Chabahar to the eastern city of Zahedan near the border with Afghanistan and Pakistan, both in Sistan-Baluchestan Province, from the National Development Fund of Iran, the country’s sovereign wealth fund.
EghtesadOnline: Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran has launched a nationwide scheme to convert commercial ports into smart harbors, starting with Chabahar Port.
EghtesadOnline: Currently, only 10% of the capacity of Chabahar Port are being utilized, the deputy industries minister for commercial affairs said.
EghtesadOnline: Afghanistan has exported its first consignment of perishable goods to India through Iran’s Chabahar Port, ILNA quoted Behrouz Aqaei, director general of Ports and Maritime Organization of Sistan-Baluchestan Province, as saying on Sunday.