Does your innovative project connect minds to create a brighter future?

The BIE-Cosmos Prize Expo 2020 Dubai – designed to promote and reward not-for-profit projects from individuals or groups that exemplify Expo 2020’s theme of ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’, as well as one or more of its subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability – is now open.

All entries can be submitted by completing the application form, in English or in French, before 31 August 2021. Shortlisted candidates will present their work and achievements at Expo 2020 Dubai, with an international jury selecting the winning project, to be announced on BIE Day on 30 March 2022. A donation of EUR 20,000 (AED 86,593) will be granted to the recipient of the BIE-Cosmos Prize.

The BIE-Cosmos Prize is a collaboration between the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) and the Expo ’90 Foundation of Japan, which commemorates Horticultural Expo 1990 Osaka and its value of “Harmonious Coexistence between Nature and Humankind”. It has been awarded at all World and Specialised Expos since 2008, with the aim of giving visibility and support to projects that promote this principle and the theme of the Expo.

As the first World Expo in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region, Expo 2020 Dubai will be the world’s most impactful global incubator for new ideas.


Sunday, July 4, 2021

According to Mining News Pro – Amin Ebrahimi, chief executive of Khuzestan Steel Company met with the Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development, Morteza Pourabdi. Also, Morteza Jafari, Deputy Minister of Commerce and Railway Operation, was present in the meeting.

Pourabdi said: “Rail transport is one of the safest means of transportation in the country. We are proud that the history of the country’s railway cooperation with Khuzestan Steel Company dates back to four decades ago.”

“Khuzestan Steel is an export-oriented companies, and on the other hand, transportation of raw materials and export by rail is safer and more economical. The cooperation between Khuzestan Steel Company and Railway is not limited to transportation but also to the exchange of information and expertise along with the use of successful experiences.” Ebrahimi said.

“Rail loading, transportation, entry and unloading of iron ore on time leads to production stability,” he emphasized.

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

According to Mining News Pro – According to the reports, National Iranian Copper Industry Company’s (NICICO) revenue is $392.5 million in Q1. Compared to the same period last year that the company’s revenue was $367.2 million, Nicico had 7 percent of growth. Also, copper`s revenue comparison with the same period last year showed a 95 percent increase in the first quarter of this year.

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