The workers of Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane complex in the Southern city of Shoush in Khuzestan province ended strike and protest and returned to work after their salaries were paid and new managers were appointed to run the plant.
Representative of Iran's labor minister on Haft Tappeh and Iran National Steel Industrial Group (INSIG), Karim Yavari, told FNA that Haft Tappeh workers have received two months of their overdue wages, adding that their other legal demands will also be pursued.
Haft Tappeh workers had been protesting for several days to demand for the return of the factory to the public sector and receive their overdue wages. The plant is a private sector entity.
Also, according to Yavari, workers at the Iran National Steel Industrial Group in the Southern city of Ahwaz who held a protest calling for four months’ unpaid salaries for 4,000 people received two months of their wages.
All workers of Iran National Steel Industrial Group have received two months of their salaries, he underlined.
First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri inaugurated two industrial projects in the capital city of Khuzestan Province on Tuesday.
Austria's HOT Engineering Company signed a contract with the Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran to provide much-needed consultancy services, technical support and a master development plan to study the expansion of Susangerd Oilfield in Khuzestan.
Major Iranian steelmakers exported 4.5 million tons of crude steel and steel products in the first eight months of the current Iranian year (March21-Nov21), indicating a 27 percent growth compared with last year’s corresponding period.
Landmines left from the eight-year Iraq-imposed war pose a serious threat to wildlife in Mishdagh and Fakkeh protected areas in Khuzestan Province, especially goitered gazelles
First Vice President Es'haq Jahangiri has given the nod to the use of foreign financing, in view of the government's limited financial resources, to fund two public projects:
1st DRI Plant equipped with PERED (Persian Reduction) method was inaugurated by chairman of the board of IMIDRO in Shadegan, Khuzestan province.