EghtesadOnline: An Afghan bank may open a branch in Iran's Chabahar Free Trade Zone, Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said, without mentioning the name.
EghtesadOnline: Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian says enhancing water efficiency by 10% can go a long way in saving the rapidly shrinking precious resource.
EghtesadOnline: Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian arrived in Moscow Thursday for talks with his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak and follow up on a planned $5 billion loan from the government in Russia.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said nine thermal power stations and 10 dams will be inaugurated in various Iranian provinces aiming to take advantage of water and hydro-electric energy.
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 Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian has underscored that the trade agreement with the Eurasian Economic Union provides Iranian state and private firms with a great opportunities to widen business and trade.
EghtesadOnline: While rural electrification rate in the world is 76% (based on United Nations data), the figure is almost 100% in Iran, Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said.
EghtesadOnline: Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian says tapping into the sea to produce potable water is on the agenda because it is more feasible for sustainable supplies rather than depleting drying underground resources.
EghtesadOnline: Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said the ministry's annual turnover [export revenue not included] stands at $2 billion.
EghtesadOnline: Despite the existing constraints and difficulties, Beijing is making concerted efforts to maintain trade ties with Tehran.