EghtesadOnline: Iran's water rights from Hirmand (Helmand) River and the recurring dust storms in Sistan region were discussed at the 21st meeting of Joint Committee of the Hirmand Water Commissioners in Tehran last week, a deputy energy minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Turkey is now overtaking Iran’s place in commercial exchanges with Afghanistan due to economic restrictions imposed by the Islamic Republic in the face of sanctions, says the head of Iran-Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has resumed egg exports to Afghanistan after a hiatus, says President of Tehran's Egg-Laying Chicken Producers Union Nasser Nabipour.
EghtesadOnline: Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian says Iran is willing to increase power exports to Afghanistan and also send experienced engineers to help rehabilitate that country’s broken power infrastructure.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s egg exports have ceased for more than a month now, says Nasser Nabipour, chairman of Tehran's Union of Producers of Egg-Laying Chicken’s board of directors.
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.
EghtesadOnline: Afghan minister of water and energy has invited private companies in Iran’s power sector to help his war-ravaged country rebuild its electricity infrastructure.
EghtesadOnline: Head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration, Mehdi Mir-Ashrafi, and Director General of Afghanistan Customs Department Ahmad Reshad Popal have signed a memorandum of understanding on joint collaboration in electronic exchange of information between the customs entities of Iran and Afghanistan.
EghtesadOnline: Afghanistan and Pakistan have announced readiness to open bank branches in Iran’s free zones or the mainland, according to a Foreign Ministry official in Tehran.
EghtesadOnline: Afghanistan's neighbors need to take steps to limit the scope of intervention by trans-regional states in the country's political crisis while strengthening connections with the Afghan opposition groups in coordination with the government in Kabul, a senior security official said.