Qeshm


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Qeshm

(ˈkɛʃəm) or

Qishm

n
1. (Placename) the largest island in the Persian Gulf: part of Iran. Area: 1336 sq km (516 sq miles)
2. (Placename) the chief town of this island
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Between 2013 and 2015, Tavan attempted to acquire and export high-powered outboard engines, marine power generators and power boat propulsion systems on behalf of the Iran-based Qeshm Madkandalou Shipbuilding Cooperative.
However, the only known private owner of crocodiles is a couple on Qeshm Island who have for many years run a sanctuary that cares for and breeds the crocodiles.
Summary: US officials suspect chartered tanker is in Iranian custody near Qeshm Island.
Back in February, Iranian and Omani officials celebrated establishment of direct flights between Iran's Persian Gulf Island of Qeshm and Omani capital city of Muscat.
The report says the parts will be delivered to Iranian security forces in Qeshm Island, which is located in the Strait of Hormuz, the chokepoint through which all oil trade passes in the Persian Gulf.
More than 7,160 tons of products worth $3.31 million were exported through the customs of Iran's Qeshm island, one of the islands of Iran's southern Hormozgan province last Iranian year (started on March 21, 2018), Director General of the Qeshm Customs Office of Hormozgan province Huseyn Saidi said.
Malham has taken a 13-year record held since 2006 by the Cave of the Three Nudes, a 6.85km (four miles) salt cave in Iran's Qeshm Island, the researchers added.
Summary: Magnitude 5.0 earthquake's epicentre was in Qeshm Island
TEHRAN, Feb 10 (KUNA) -- An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted Laft district in southern Iranian island of Qeshm on Sunday, Iranian authorities said.
Iran's Qeshm Air has launched its Muscat route with first flight landing at Muscat International Airport on Tuesday.
OFAC is designating Qeshm Fars Air for being owned or controlled by Mahan Air, and for providing material support to the IRGC-QF, and Armenia-based Flight Travel LLC for acting for or on behalf of Mahan Air.
He added that during the visit, which is conducted today in Bandar Abbas for 4 days, in addition to the mutual visits, cultural and educational programs between the navy of the two countries, visiting students from Bandar Abbas city, the facilities of the 1st zone of the Navy and visiting Qeshm Island have been anticipated.