Abadan


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a port city in southwestern Iran

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The EMC believes Iran is able to conclude its current schedule of upgrades at Arak, Abadan and Isfahan refineries as well as the construction of one of three condensate splitters at the Bandar Abbas refinery by 2015.
Iran said last year it had signed a deal with China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) to expand the Abadan refinery by 210,000 barrels per day and to build the new Hormuz refinery in southern Iran, the Oil Ministry's website SHANA reported.
The National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company has said that the country will issue $300 million in bonds to finance the development plan of Abadan refinery in two weeks and another $300 million for the Isfahan refinery in two months.
The radio which called it Iran's greatest victory in the war, said more than 800 Iraki troops were killed or wounded and MOO caputred, along with hundreds of tanks and troop carriers, The Irakis were driven fom all areas east of the river Karun and roads from Mahshar and Ahwas to Abadan were reopened the broadcast said.
And now I'm in Iran, in Abadan, Nasrin's childhood home.
The shooting reportedly took place when the oil tanker was sailing to the Iranian port Abadan from Saudi Arabia, where the vessel was chartered.
Abadan Bangko as saying the attackers are believed to be members of the separatist Free Aceh Movement (GAM), which is seeking independence from Indonesia.
While the single germinated Arabic form Abbad means "devoted worshiper," its plural is Ubbad, but not the Persian Abadan or even 'Abbadan.
In mid-1998 NIOC offered four Abadan projects to be built and funded by foreign firms on buy-back basis, to raise plant's capacity: modernising the central FCC built by Foster Wheeler in 1950 and raising its capacity from 40,000 to 60,000 b/d; building a 70,000 b/d vacuum distillation unit (VDU); building a 25,000 b/d visbreaker; and building four desalting units for 525,000 b/d.
188 pilgrims were taken straight from the plane to buses, which went to Abadan city clinic accompanied by police cars.
Those convicted came from Tehran, Yazd, Shiraz, Abadan and Kerman, and were each imprisoned for between 11 and 21 years.
2 billion to execute the development project of Abadan oil refinery in Southwestern Iran.
Basra / NINA / Chairman of the development and reconstruction Committee in Basra, Zahra al-Albjara discussed with the Iranian consul in the province, linking the railway between Basra and Shalamjah connecting bridge between Saybah and Abadan .
One incident, for example, was a fire at the Abadan oil refinery September 7, 2011.
The official told Kuwait News Agency (Kuna) that the Kuwaiti citizens, who were arrested in Abadan and accused of espionage, were working for a private TV channel and were assigned to film a social programme.