Makran is a semi-desert coastal strip
in Balochistan, in Pakistan and Iran, along the coast of the Persian Gulf and
the Gulf of Oman.
Addressing the second international
conference on introduction of investment opportunities and sustainable
development in Makran coasts, the official said regional justice is one of the
main indices of justice and development of Makran Coasts can bring with it regional
He said national security and economic
growth will be considered in developing the region, adding, "Iran is one
of the region's safest countries and developing Makran Coasts can raise the
country's security level."
The development of Makran encompasses
construction of new cities where people can live, the official added.
Many economic activities that cannot
be carried out because of restraints can be pursued in Makran coasts and
various oil and gas projects can also be developed in the area, he added.