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IRGC Ground Force Equipment Concentrated in SW Iran to Prevent Flood Damage: Commander 11 Apr 2019

IRGC Ground Force Equipment Concentrated in SW Iran to Prevent Flood Damage: Commander

The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Ground Force’s equipment has been concentrated in oil-rich Khuzestan to deal with floods as some cities of the southwestern province were put on flood alert, the commander of the force said.

Khuzestan Province Battling With Devastating Flood 09 Apr 2019

Khuzestan Province Battling With Devastating Flood

TEHRAN - Authorities on Monday evacuated patients from a hospital threatened by floodwaters in the southwestern city of Ahvaz.

Iran Declares State of Emergency in Khuzestan amid Deluge Fears 31 Mar 2019

Iran Declares State of Emergency in Khuzestan amid Deluge Fears

The governor-general of Khuzestan has declared a state of emergency in the southwestern Iranian province following heavy rain and the threat of new flash flooding.

Migratory birds winter in Karun River 10 Dec 2018

Migratory birds winter in Karun River

Migratory birds have winged their ways to Karun River, southwestern province of Khuzestan, once again this year. The area is hosting various bird species including large white-headed gulls, herons, and cormorants every year with the onset of cold seasons. The birds normally will stay until late April. Over the past few years low precipitation amounts […]

China finances water supply project in Khuzestan prov 07 Jul 2018

China finances water supply project in Khuzestan prov

 A Chinese company signed an agreement – within the framework of joint venture (JV) contract – with Iran on financing water supply project in northeastern part of Khuzestan province. For this purpose, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was inked between Khuzestan Water and Power Authority (KWPA) and Chinese SEPCO for launching water supply project in […]

Khuzestan sand and dust storms driving migration: MP 30 Apr 2018

Khuzestan sand and dust storms driving migration: MP

TEHRAN – Sand and dust storms (SDS) in southwestern Khuzestan Province has provoked a wave of migration to other provinces, said Javad Kazemi-Nasab, an MP who represents Khuzestan in the parliament. Those Khuzestani citizens who can afford to live in other provinces are already leaving the region and those who cannot are facing health problems, […]

Majlis cuts Khuzestan’s sand and dust storms budget 22 Jan 2018

Majlis cuts Khuzestan’s sand and dust storms budget

TEHRAN – The budget proposed for fighting sand and dust storms in the southwestern province of Khuzestan in the next year’s budget bill is facing a big “no” by the special committee of Majlis [the Iranian parliament]. The administration had proposed $150 million in the budget bill for the next [Iranian calendar] year 1397 (starting […]

Iranian-Chinese firms to invest in Khuzestan 23 Dec 2017

Iranian-Chinese firms to invest in Khuzestan

A memorandum of understanding for investment in various economic projects has been signed between two Iranian-Chinese companies and economic department of Khuzestan governorate. The Chinese-Iranian companies CREC and PTN held joint meetings with the economic department of Khuzestan governorate aimed at reviewing opportunities for investment in various fields of electricity, energy, transport, water and sewage. […]

Iran to Implement Major Power Projects in Southwestern Khuzestan Province 07 Nov 2017

Iran to Implement Major Power Projects in Southwestern Khuzestan Province

TEHRAN  – Iran plans to start the construction phase of five major power plant projects in the country’s southwestern province of Khuzesan this Iranian year (ends on March 20, 2018), Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said. Speaking to IRIB, the energy minister said that these projects would produce 3,600 megawatts (MW) of energy. At present, the […]