Apr 23 2014 - 13:06
Bekhruz Alishiri, Iranian deputy minister for economy and finances, director of the Investment and Economic and Technical Assistance Organization, said at a business forum organized by the Iranian embassy in Beijing that Iran was ready for Chinese investments, Iran.ru reports.He noted that there were major structural reformations made in economic fields. The official welcomed Chinese investments in the process according to the law on promotion and protection of foreign investments. Alishiri offered to present a list of investment projects with accomplished feasibility studies.
Apr 23 2014 - 11:44
An Iranian business delegation from the North Khorasan Province is on a visit to India for a week to visit states and industrial enterprises, Iran.ru reports.It will be the first foreign visit of entrepreneurs from the North Khorasan Province.The trade turnover between Iran and India has increased from $9 billion to $16 billion in the last 5 years. The sides plan to further increase the volume to $25 billion in the next five years.About 10% of all exports from the North Khorasan (worth $15 million) are imported by India. The exports include saffron and dry fruits.
Apr 23 2014 - 10:08
Air Astana (Kazakhstan) has reopened regular flights to Dubai (UAE), Trend reports.Air Astana will make seven flights a week to Dubai, starting on September 1, 2014, Flydubai will make four flights a week.Kazakhstan stopped making flights to Dubai in October 2010 due to lack of permission for the flights in the UAE. Thus, Air Astana was making flights to Abu Dhabi.
Apr 22 2014 - 16:45
Ukraine is ready to jointly operate its gas-distributing system with the United States and the European Union, the country's Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk says.
Apr 21 2014 - 21:24
Turkmenistan will be able to increase its exports of electricity to Afghanistan after the commissioning of new power plant in Lebap (region) , which will be held in early May. This was stated by the government following a meeting of the Cabinet, which discussed the supply of electricity to the neighboring country ."Commissioning of the new plant will provide an opportunity to increase exports of Turkmen electricity to Afghanistan," Trend quotes the words of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov .
Apr 21 2014 - 12:44
Russia, Ukraine and Belarus have made a new schedule for trains to Crimea crossing Ukraine. The schedule will start on June 1, RIA Novosti reports.There will be 36 train lines going through Dzhankoy: 11 Russian, 4 Crimean, 2 Belarusian, 8 Ukrainian. Additional six will be launched. Seven more lines will go through Armyansk: 5 Ukrainian, 2 Belarusian. All routes will gain approval this week.