In a meeting with a German Commercial Delegation visiting the city of Tabriz, the Chairman of the Tabriz Chamber of Commerce, Samad Hassanzadeh, mentioned Tabriz as the Capital of Tourism in Islamic Countries in the year 2018. Asrar writes that the Chairman introduced the city’s industrial potential including the automotive industry, the petrochemical industry, refineries and the food industry and welcomed widespread cooperation with Germany. Iran’s first technical and vocational school, Germany Technical College, opened in 1907 in Tabriz with the help of German professors. The province of West Azerbaijan has continental climate which creates suitable opportunity for agriculture yet there are concerns over water shortage issues. Mr. Hassanzadeh expressed great interest in cooperating with European countries in order to employ their technology to manage water consumption. Furthermore, investment in the Aras Economic Free Zone will grant 5% to 15% tax cuts.
South Korea to finance the construction of 450 rail bus wagons which are to be constructed by Hyundai Rotem and Iranian IRICO. The contract, which was signed on Monday, is valued at 700 million euros. […]
The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare has released a report, indicating that the number of households run by women has been growing significantly over the last decade. From 21 million Iranian households, currently 3 […]