Iran Launches 1st Agro-Joint Stock Firm to Boost Rural Development

Iran Launches 1st Agro-Joint Stock Firm to Boost Rural Development According To  Iran News , Iran has established its first joint-stock company to facilitate agricultural and non-agricultural activities and enhance rural development across the country, Iran’s deputy agriculture minister said. Agro-joint stock companies have always played a key role in enhancing efficiency in the country’s rural development, Hossein Shirzad, who is also the chief executive of Iran’s Central Organization for Rural Cooperatives, said on Saturday. He added that they, however, have always been suffering from three deficits including low number, lack of synergistic ties as well as lack of a focused operative and planning core.