We will turn free zones into investment destinations: Abdul Maliki

According to the public relations and international affairs department of Arvand Free Zone Organization, “Hujtollah Abdul Maliki”, who was appointed to the position of secretary of the Supreme Council of Free Commercial-Industrial and Special Economic Zones with the approval of the President, the Minister of Economy and Finance, had a special conversation about priorities and programs with IRNA’s economic reporter.
He stated that some of the investors of our country invest their funds and assets in neighboring countries and added: by improving the business environment, we are trying to provide a better opportunity for economic activists and investors so that they do not take their funds out of the country and benefit from the advantages of these zones.
Also, other measures include the following:

– Establishing insurance and offshore banks in free zones
– Initial agreements with Russia and Armenia to create joint free zones
– Amending the laws of commercial-industrial and special economic zones
– Emphasis on improving the livelihood of native residents of free zones