The Silk Road Science Fund (SRSF), an organization operated jointly by the Iranian Vice Presidency for Science and Technology and the Chinese Academy of Sciences, has launched the seventh edition of a program to provide support for joint scientific activities by Iranian and Chinese researchers.
The value of non-oil trade between Iran and China reached $3.85 billion in the first three months of 2022 to register an 18-percent rise year on year, according to the data released by China’s customs administration.
Iran-China Joint Chamber of Commerce is to hold a webinar on Tuesday on the 50 years of Iran-China and looking to the future of the ties.
Head of Investment and Consultancy Center of Tehran Chamber of Commerce Ms. Ferial Mostofi believes some countries like Sri Lanka and Cambodia have had bad experiences in dealing with China because they have been unable to repay their loans and China has taken the control of some of those countries’ projects for a long time, expressing hope that this would not happen to Iran and Tehran should focus on attracting investments rather than getting loans from China.
Iran and China will allocate up to ¥2 million to support joint research projects, ISNA reported on Monday.
The Cinema Organization of Iran (COI) announced on Wednesday that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with China Film Bureau to expand relations in the film industry.
Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) and Shanghai International Cooperation Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have launched a center for joint cooperation of the two countries’ SMEs.
Deputy Head of Commission on Industries and Mines of Majlis says Chinese and Russian companies have announced their readiness for financing projects in Iran, reiterating that those companies which left the country after the U.S. sanctions will not be allowed to easily enter Iran’s market.
Chairman of the Iran-China Chamber of Commerce says the impact of domestic and political policies on the economy should be minimized and if the country’s first priority is its economy, all of behaviors should be in the direction of improving livelihood of the people and economy.
Head of Mines and Mining Industry Commission of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mine and Agriculture (ICCIMA) says the Chinese are interested to have $400b investment in different sectors in Iran and it is expected $80b to be invested in the mining sector.