Bushehr a hub for agriculture, fishery, oil and gas: Raisi
Bushehr, IRNA – President Ebrahim Raisi described southern province of Bushehr as a hub for agriculture, fishery, oil and gas industries and said that thanks to all the potentials, speaking about unemployment in the province is unbearable.
Arriving in Bushehr airport on Friday morning, President Raisi told reporters that his government will continue the work which been done in Bushehr province and take more steps to activate maritime economy, agricultural and fishery development projects to make use of capacities of the province.
Essential work has been done in the province, but still more should be conducted to eliminate deprivations in the region and boost oil, gas and petrochemical industries as well as infrastructure projects in electricity, water, roads and railways, the president added.
He also expressed hope that following the end of COVID-19 pandemic, his govermnet will hold public sessions with people of the southern province in a bid to listen to their demands and suggestions.
Ayatollah Raisi expressed gratitude to the representative of the Supreme Leader in Bushehr province, hoping that cooperation of all bodies will end up with taking effective steps to remove obstacles and help people.
As the sixth round of his provincial trips, President Raisi arrived in Bushehr and was welcomed by different provincial officials.
A number of ministers and deputies are accompanying President Raisi in his one-day visit to Bushehr province.
Source: Presidency of Islamic Republic of Iran