EghtesadOnline: The Securities and Exchange Organization has given the go-ahead to the High Council of Free Zones to issue 3,000 billion rials ($26.2 million) worth of sukuk (Islamic debt securities) to finance development projects in Kish Free Trade Zone, which could rise to 10,000 billion rials ($87.3 million), Secretary of High Council of Free Zones Morteza Bank said.
EghtesadOnline: Studies are being undertaken for laying a pipeline to connect Kish Gas Field to refineries in South Pars Gas Field and Fajr Jam Gas Refinery in Bushehr Province, managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company said.
EghtesadOnline: The second edition of a computer programming marathon called Hackahealth is underway at the international campus of Sharif University of Technology on Kish Island, off the Persian Gulf.
EghtesadOnline: Bushehr International Airport has launched new flights between the city of Bushehr, the capital of Bushehr Province, and Kish Island, both in southern Iran since March 13.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Air Show, the country’s ninth annual aviation event, concluded on Kish Island on Thursday. The four-day event was mostly focused on promoting domestic capabilities after the reimposition of US sanctions on Iran's aviation industry.
EghtesadOnline: The fifth edition of the International Exhibition of Exchange, Banking, Insurance and Privatization, being held along with the 10th edition of the Exhibition on Iran’s Investment Opportunities, otherwise known as Kish Invex 2018 opened on Monday at Kish International Exhibition Center.
EghtesadOnline: Kish, a 91-square-kilometer island in the Persian Gulf off the southern coast of Iran, will be hosting 12 national and international exhibitions by the end of the current fiscal year on March 20, 2019.
EghtesadOnline: Close to 1.16 million tons of non-oil commodities were exported from Kish Port in southern Iran during the first five months of the current fiscal year (March 21-Aug. 22), registering a 211% jump compared with last year’s corresponding period.
EghtesadOnline: Nine large industrial, development, and tourism projects, worth 8 trillion rials (about $210 million) came on stream in the two Persian Gulf islands of Kish and Hendurabi.
EghtesadOnline: Italian companies seem to be very keen to invest on Iran's marine industries, says the head of an Iranian company involved in building fiberglass recreational boats and marine gears on the Kish Island.