The director general of Islamic Culture and Guidance of the Qeshm Free Zone Organization announced the issuance of an agreement to launch the first printing house on the island.
According to Iran News Agency of Printing and Packaging, Hojatoleslam Seyed Mehdi Mousavi Ojagh told the reporters, "The printing house will be launched by private sector on a land with an area surface of 800 m2 and an investment of over 800 billion Rials in the Fajr Tavalla Industrial Park by next month which provide occupation for over 10 skilled and semi-skilled workers."
He added, "The machines of the printing house will be around 20 printing machines including a five – meter banner printing digital system for the first time in the south of the country, four digital printing machines with the capability of creating a fast printing and stapling line for a 10-page magazine within three minutes."
The director general of Islamic Culture and Guidance of the Qeshm Free Zone Organization stated, "The other machines include single–color and 2-color offset machines; printing machines on plastic bags, fabric, hat, ceramic, and stone; UV dryer, a small cutter for 40 x 50 sheets, and larger cutter for 70 x 100 large sheets, as well as a printing lithography machine for numbering, perforation, printing invoices and letterheads."
He added, "The Qeshm new printing house not only meets the requirement of the ones who are active in cultural, media fields and the requirement of over 10 universities and high education centers of the Island but also can provide services for other parts of Hormozgan and neighboring provinces, and we hope the printing house can also play its role in the field of foreign services."
Mousavi Ojagh said, "The Islamic Cultural and Guidance General Office in the Qeshm Free Zone Organization managed to receive the permission to launch the new printing house while only five printing houses have been registered in the comprehensive printing portal of the Ministry of Islamic Culture and Guidance of the country."
He kept on announcing the start of electronic system activity of the single and multi-purpose cultural–art institutes on Qeshm Island and said, "The process of issuing and renewing permission for advertising centers on electronic portal will be carried out by the general office with the approval of Ministry of Islamic Culture and Guidance on Qeshm Island."