Tehran, July 8, IRNA-Iran's Oil Minister Kazem Vaziri-Hamaneh said ere on Wednesday, "By signing the contract for laying the country's seventh mammoth gas pipeline from Asalouyeh to Iranshahr, and from there to Pakistan's border, the ground was paved for exporting Iran's gas to India and Pakistan.
According to IRNA correspondent at Oil Ministry, Vaziri-Hamaneh made the comment in a ceremony on the occasion of signing the contract for laying the country's seventh mammoth gas pipeline, further reiterating, "Today, one of the country's most important
Infrastructure projects would be clicked by the Islamic Republic Guard Corps (IRGC), that is the apple of the eye of the Iranian nation." He said, "One of the sweet fruits of this project, after execution, would be providing gas for some of the most deprived parts of Iran, and since an Iranian contractor shoulders it, our joy would be doubly as great."
The Oil Minister referring to the point that his ministry is obliged to provide gas for Iran's deprived provinces in shortest possible interval, added, "The Oil Ministry has started a new move aimed at taking advantage of all existing potentials in the country in order to meet that end, and that is what we have been doing in the course of the past few months."
He described the level of cooperation between the Oil Ministry and the IRGC as "excellent", adding, "The Oil Ministry and the IRGC have lots of shared projects in process, and have signed some others" Vaziri-Hamaneh emphasized, "The Oil Ministry has a noticeable number of projects for execution and all Iranian contractors can benefit from them."
He added, "Therefore, all competent firms in the field are welcome to enter the scene, we warmly shake hands with those who can shoulder the task, and are proud of such cooperation."
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