COVID-19 Postpones Iran Oil Exhibition
IRAN NEWS ECONOMIC DESK
TEHRAN – Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh in a message in his twitter account announced that 25th International Oil, Gas, Refining, and Petrochemical Exhibition has been postponed due to the spike in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) virus.
In his message, he wrote that the ministry was to hold the exhibition on October 12-15 but due to the current condition in Tehran and the spike of COVID-19, it decided to postpone the event t another date.
Mr. Zanganeh noted that the ministry has observed the health ministry’s directives and restrictions regarding the Coronavirus and since the health of participants in the exhibition is the priority, the oil ministry decided to postpone this big oil event.
He added that since the country is involved in an economic war, the oil ministry was determined to display the capabilities of domestic industries related to the oil industry and it will reschedule the date of the event to another time which will be announced soon.