Iran to encourage investors to shift attention away from oil to focus on mining
Published: Tuesday, 01 December 2015
Like other Middle Eastern nations, Iran is attempting to diversify its economy away from oil and gas and focus more on the development of mining activities. An official from the country’s Ministry of Industry, Mine and Trade has said that mining could offer Iran more opportunities than oil.
Iran is encouraging foreign and domestic
investors to help develop its mining sector by shifting its
focus away from oil and urging it to concentrate on the
country’s minerals, according to the
country’s Deputy Minister for Industry, Mine and
Trade, Mojtaba Khosrowtaj.
In an interview with news channel...