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Austrian Bank to Finance Iranian Nuclear Hospital

By John Lee. Austria’s Oberbank will reportedly provide $248 million to finance the construction of Iran’s first nuclear hospital. According to a report from Healthcare Global, the new facility will house up to a thousand beds and will be one of the largest of its kind in the Middle East, providing world-class radiotherapy services. Once […]

President opens 600-bed Bu-Ali Sina Hospital in Shiraz

The 600-bed Bu-Ali Sina Hospital was opened in Shiraz on Thursday in President Rouhani’s presence during his visit to Fars province. President also visited different parts of the hospital and was briefed by the managers of the province about the construction and equipment process. The hospital that offers educational, research and medical services, has various […]

Turkish Investors “Have Priority” in Iran’s Health Sector

Iran gives priority to Turkish companies when it comes to attracting foreign investment in the health sector, such as in construction of hospitals, Iran’s Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi said. In a meeting with Iran’s embassy staff in Ankara, Qazizadeh Hashemi highlighted the abundant opportunities for foreign investors available in Iran, as in the healthcare […]

Austrian Company to Build Hospitals in Iran

Iran’s Social Security Organization and a major Austrian firm signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the construction of two hospitals in the Islamic Republic. The report from Tasnim does not mention the name of the company. The MoU for the construction of the hospitals was signed on Wednesday during a ceremony attended by representatives […]

NewIcon Moves into Iranian Healthcare Market

By John Lee. Finnish health technology company NewIcon has signed an agreement with a clinic operating near the Iranian city of Urmia. According to the report from Labmate, the deal is for the supply of a fully automated pharmacy storage system. NewIcon’s marketing director Jori-Matti Savolainen said: “Iran has approximately 250 hospitals that are interested […]

Italian Group to Build 5 Hospitals in Iran

By John Lee. An Italian construction group has signed a preliminary agreement with Iran to build five hospitals, according to a report from The Local. Pessina Costruzioni will build the first three 1,000-bed hospitals in Tehran, with two other 500-bed facilities will be built in Rasht and Nishapur. Guido Stefanelli, the CEO of the Milan-based company, […]

China to Build 2 Power Plants for $1bn

By John Lee. The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) has said a contract for the construction of two power plants in cooperation with China has been prepared and will be discussed during the visit of the Chinese president on Friday. Ali Akbar Salehi  (pictured) said the construction of the two 1000 MW […]