EghtesadOnline: The Chabahar Port’s geostrategic location in southeastern Iran will provide wider accessibility for member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization to conduct global trade and commerce, says Ali Asadi Khomami, an expert on international studies.
EghtesadOnline: The Shanghai Cooperation Organization began the technical process of officially admitting Iran as a full member on Friday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s trade with the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization reached 15.76 million tons worth $9.82 billion in the first four months of the current fiscal year (March 21-July 22), according to the latest statistics of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture’s Department of International Affairs is scheduled to hold a national forum titled “Economic Interaction Strategies with Silk Road Countries” on Jan. 7, 2021.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Friday called on countries in the region, including the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization, to step up their efforts for promoting multilateralism and empowering regional organizations.
EghtesadOnline: Resolution of bilateral issues with Central Asian countries, particularly Tajikistan, can help ease Iran’s membership in Shanghai Cooperation Organization, says a former diplomat, who believes that intensified diplomatic efforts are needed to accomplish this goal.
EghtesadOnline: Iran traded 4.8 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $1.81 billion with the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization during the first Iranian month (March 21-April 20) to register a 43.84% growth in tonnage and 8.76% decline in value compared with last year’s corresponding month.
EghtesadOnline: Iran's rich resources and strategic geographical position, along with its sustainable security and skilled workforce, provide multiple opportunities for investors and businesses in the member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organization.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani is slated to attend the 19th Summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek before traveling to the Tajik capital Dushanbe to take part in the 5th Summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA).
EghetsadOnline: As members of Shanghai Cooperation Organization are voicing unprecedented support for Iran’s accession to the body, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture said Tehran’s presence in the bloc presents considerable economic benefits to Iran and SCO member states alike.