Kish Island, International Bourse Centre of Free Zones

Kish Island, June 15, 2019- The headquarters of the first international free-trade international exchange will be launched on the island of Kish.

According to the Public Relations and International Affairs Department of Kish Free Zone Organization, Kish was introduced as the Free Trade Zone International Bourse Center at the second joint meeting of the members of the founding board of the International Bourse, held on Sunday, June 9th, in the Supreme Council of Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones.

Nasser Akhundi, the Deputy Director of Economic and Investment of Kish Free Zone Organization, emphasized that with the growth of investment and international transactions in Free Zones, the launch of International Bourse in Kish Island will boost the country's economic prosperity. "This is a very important event that, provides a forum for international investors to visit the free zones of the country while attracting foreign exchange and offering stocks and types of bonds on the international stock exchange ", he said.

"After the stock exchange, oil, and energy supplies, this is the fifth bourse center in Iran that is starting its activities in one of the free zones of our country", Nasser Akhundi added.

It is worth mentioning that Morteza Bank, the President's adviser and the Secretary of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones, Gholam Hossein Mozaffari, the Chairman and CEO of Kish Free Zone Organization, capital market companies' representatives, export-oriented companies, brokers, capital companies, banks, and some large investment holdings were present at the meeting.

PR & Int'l Affairs Department- KFZO