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a port city in southwestern Iran

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Head of Abadan Ports and Maritime Organization Reza Saffari said exports from Abadan, Arvankenar and Chavibdeh registered 107% growth in the first three months of the current local calendar year (March 21- June 21).
Oil Minister Bijan Namdar-Zanganeh announced that the discovery on Minoo Island is the first-ever oil find in the general area of Abadan.
He stressed that attracting FDI from China worth 2 billion euros for the Abadan Refinery modernization is considered one of the largest foreign investments made in the era after the introduction of sanctions.
His letters from Iran complain of the heat, horrible oilmen, scarcity of drink, shocking poverty and describe Abadan as the "evergreen, gardened, cypressed, cinema'd, oil-tanked, boulevarded, incense-and-armpit cradle of Persian culture".
Shortly after it was finally released in 1978, a fire broke out at a screening at the Cinema Rex in Abadan. More than four hundred people died.
In less than two years of war from late September 1980, that was cut to 670,000 b/d after destruction of the Abadan refinery and the Kermanshah topping plant.
Abadan City, Iran, hosted on December 3-5 the Greco-Roman Wrestling Club World Championships, AKIpress has learned from the United World Wrestling.
Those convicted came from Tehran, Yazd, Shiraz, Abadan and Kerman, and were each imprisoned for between 11 and 21 years.
"The comparable value of Irans exports to Iraq during the year 2012 was 6,300,000,000 dollars," said Reza Towfiqi Zawwareh in a press conference in Abadan's Arvand Free Trade Zone.
Abadan, FAIA, and Paul Whitson, AIA, director of the firm's Health+Science practice, as well as Senior VP for Facilities Services at North Shore LIJ Health System Maurice LaBonne, spoke to HEALTHCARE DESIGN Senior Editor Todd Hutlock about the project.
Muhammad Ayub, a resident of Gultapa district, said he had lost 20 of his 200 sheep to last week's snowstorm at a pasture in the Abadan desert.
Gasoline production units at the Imam Khomeini, Shazand, Abadan, Tondgouyan and Lavan refineries will be put into operation by mid June, Alireza Zeighami told the Shana news agency.
Yahya, a lawyer, and Al Majid, a cameraman, had been detained since November 12 on charges of illegal entry and involvement in espionage activities in Abadan, in the southwestern province of Khuzestan, 660km southwest of Iran's capital, Tehran.
14 (BNA) - Kuwaiti foreign ministry source underlined that the two Kuwaiti citizens, who were arrested in Abadan in Iran and accused of espionage, were working for a private TV channel and were assigned to film a social program.