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Iran Cancels Airport Expansion Deal with French Firm

Iran’s deputy road minister said the country has called off a memorandum with the French company Bouygues for development of Tehran’s Imam Khomeini international airport after the European side failed to meet its commitments. In an interview with Tasnim on Saturday, Asghar Fakhrie Kashan said the memorandum with France on development of Imam Khomeini airport […]

$3bn needed for Airport Development

By John Lee. The Iranian government is reportedly seeking private investors to fund a $3-billion expansion of the airports at Mehrabad, Imam Khomeini, Tabriz, Mashhad, Isfahan, Kerman and Shiraz. Trade Arabia reports that Iran has already gathered around $2.35 billion in foreign investments through memorandums of understanding, and secured $650 million in firm contracts. Among […]

Accor Announces Tehran Hotels

France’s AccorHotels has announced that it has signed a management agreement with Aria Ziggurat for its two inaugural properties in Tehran. The new hotels – Novotel IKIA and ibis IKIA – are connected to the main terminal of Imam Khomeini International Airport and scheduled to open in October 2015. AccorHotels is the first international hotel […]