Sat Sep 19, 2020 01:49:29
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President at the opening ceremony of three national projects of the Ministry of Oil:

Inauguration of 3 key national projects worth about $1.6 billion a valuable step in country's development/ We want to distance ourselves from crude oil exports, export it after it becomes a valuable product/ A big leap in the petrochemical industry; The value of productions in the third leap reaches $37 billion

The President called the inauguration of three important national and infrastructure projects in the field of oil and petrochemicals worth about $1.6 billion a valuable step in the development of the country and stressed that the process of inaugurating major national, development, production and infrastructure projects in the country will continue rapidly despite the harsh conditions imposed by the enemies.

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Speaking on Thursday at the inauguration ceremony of Kaveh methanol projects and Pars Kimia Middle East Petrochemicals in Bushehr province and catalyst production project in Lorestan province, which provided sustainable employment for 2,110 people, Dr Hassan Rouhani said, "Knowledge-based companies today are active in all fields and the result of these efforts is the country's self-sufficient in many of these fields".
"We have always said that we want to distance ourselves from exporting crude oil and export it after it becomes a valuable product," the president said, adding, "We are witnessing a great transformation in petrochemicals, which reached about $11 billion in the beginning of the government of prudence and hope, and during this period, this figure has doubled with a big leap".
Referring to the opening of 17 petrochemical projects in the country by the end of this year, Dr Rouhani said, "Simultaneously with the second leap in the petrochemical industry, the necessary investments have been made for the third petrochemical leap in the year 1404, which can bring the total value of products in this sector to $37 billion, which will be a big transformation in the country".
The President appreciated the efforts of all engineers, activists and investors in the petrochemical sector.
Dr Rouhani further congratulated all journalists in the country on Journalist's Day and said, "Journalists have an important role in informing the people during the outbreak of coronavirus and creating happiness among the people".
The President described the creation of hope, trust and vitality in the society and the strengthening of social capital the heavy mission of the mass media and stated, "We are going through difficult days. In addition to coronavirus, sanctions, distortion and threats, we have enemies who want to discourage people through the foreign media, but in the face of all this, we have hope, trust, faith, effort, unity and harmony".
Dr Rouhani said, "The branches in the country, the armed forces and the people, under the guidance of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, are witnessing unity and solidarity, and in strengthening this unity and solidarity, the media and journalists can play a very important role".
The President added, "I instruct the Minister of Communications to provide free internet to journalists this year as well, on the occasion of Journalist's Day".

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