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Knowledge-based companies turn sanctions into opportunity

Shahre-kord, Vice president for Science and Technology and chairman of the Elite Foundation says sanctions are not serious issue for Iran and knowledge-based companies turn them into opportunities.

Speaking on Monday on the sidelines of visit of gamma-ray system project in Shahre- Kord, Sorna Sattari pointed out that with good management, sanctions will not have any effect.

Always sanctions for knowledge-based companies are considered as an opportunity that can transfer the knowledge to the country, he noted.

Referring to the gamma-ray system as a useful technology, the vice president said,' This is the first time a private sector company has entered a nuclear issue and doing technology transfer with the best quality.'

The Vice President for Science and Technology expressed the hope that seven or eight other projects similar to the plan were done by the private sector in the country.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA