At a press conference, Managing Director of the Organization for Investment, Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran and Deputy Economics Minister Behrouz Alishiri said that initial data reveals that over the past ten months, Iran raised approximately $3,450,000,000 in foreign capital investments, and that this sum would undoubtedly surge by the end of the year. Alishiri added that during this time, Iran hosted 31 delegations of foreign investors, as well as provided easements in visa and other permit requirements in order to encourage investors. He discussed the organization’s plans for next year to improve and increase foreign capital investments in Iran, stressing that the organization’s moves will include sending economic advisers to target countries to encourage and recruit investors, while providing the necessary easements in travel for World Bank experts and managers to Iran next year, conferences of the joint Iran-China economic committee, formulation of a draft cabinet resolution for financial sources and providing easements for project implementation, planning visit of the executive deputy of the CEO of the Islamic Development Bank in Iran to implement the promotion of infrastructure projects, etc.
Iran raises $4.5 billion in foreign capital investments
- Published: 2 years ago on Thursday, 30 January 2014
- By: Iran Daily Brief
- Last Modified: January 30, 2014 @ 3:32 pm
- Filed Under: Economy
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