In 2017, the U.S. state of Mississippi, New Jersey, and New York, listed Amona on their state lists of Companies Doing Business with the Iranian Petroleum/Natural Gas, Nuclear and Military Sectors, rendering Amona ineligible for investment and/or state contracting.
Amona is currently working on a project involving the rehabilitation of the Resalat oil field in Iran's Lavan area. Amona will drill 30 wells and build a processing plant, to increase output to 47,000 bbl/d. The project is scheduled for completion in September 2011 and is valued at $1.53 billion (GAO Report 2010, Firms Reported in Open Sources as Having Commercial Activity in Iran’s Oil, Gas, and Petrochemical Sectors).
On their company website, the Amona Group lists a current project they are undertaking in contruction and planning of an apartment complex in Iran. "The Amona Group has also ventured oversea and has secured major residential housing projects with the Governments of Libya and Iran. The total Gross Development Value of the company’s projects in hand are estimated at RM10 billion." (Company Website)
"Amona Group of companies, a Malaysian company, will today sign two preliminary agreements to build two townships in Iran, he said, as builders look to Iran for construction and development businesses" (Bloomberg, "Iran President meets Malaysian Leader to boost ties," 3/1/2006)