You may not know it, but Iran is undergoing a rapid digital transformation. Internet usage grew by 21 percent last year and the country hopes to roll out 5G mobile technology in 2020-21. Meanwhile, with popular online services from YouTube, Facebook, Google and Apple, typically blocked in the country, entrepreneurs are successfully developing their own Iranian-born versions.
Santex Rimar Group, a leading machine manufacturer for weaving, textile finishing, nonwovens, technical textiles and green technologies, has held a second “Future Textile Road” event in Iran to underline its commitment to the development of domestic textile industry.
Statistics shows that Iran is currently ranked 15th in terms of tourist attractions in the world. A series of hurdles such as sanctions and propaganda by the west, especially in the media, has prevented Iran’s tourism industry from flourishing.
The Third International Exhibition on Pharmaceuticals and Related Industries, also known as Iran Pharma 2017, opened in Tehran on Tuesday. Attended by top industry officials and more than 500 local and foreign companies from 30 countries, the expo concludes on Thursday.
Italy’s Eni company is currently preparing the feasibility study for the development of oil and gas fields in Iran. "We signed two agreements to carry out feasibility studies on the development of oil and gas fields in the country. We have six months to present the results of our studies. So at present our activities are only about this," a source in the country’s oil and gas market told Trend.