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  • crude oil Today 19:56

    Iran’s oil revenue jumps near 50%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s revenues from crude oil and oil products exports reached 536.8 trillion rials (about $12.128 billion) in the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-November 21, 2017) up 49 percent compared to its preceding year’s same period.

  • Rice Today 19:55

    Ban on rice imports to be waived from Sunday

    TEHRAN-Iran waived the ban on rice imports for a five-month period starting from Sunday, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.

  • Pakistan Today 19:54

    Iran, Pakistan in accord to revive Zahedan-Quetta railway service

    TEHRAN- Iran and Pakistan agreed to revive passenger train service between Iran’s Zahedan in south eastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan and Pakistan’s Quetta in Balochistan till mid-September 2018, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • Iran-Thialand Yesterday 15:44

    Iranian trade delegation to visit Thailand in late Feb.

    TEHRAN - Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) plans to dispatch a trade delegation to Thailand on February 19-23, the portal of ICCIMA announced.

  • loans Yesterday 13:20

    Bank loans to economic sector rises 5.5% in 9 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iranian banking system’s offered facilities to domestic economic sectors during the first nine months of the current Iranian year (March 21-December 21, 2017) increased by 5.5 percent, in comparison with the same period in the year before, IRIB news reported on Wednesday.

  • GDP Yesterday 12:48

    GDP growth at 4.5% in H1

    TEHRAN- Iran's growth of gross domestic product (GDP) stood at 4.5 percent in the first half of the preset Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended September 22, 2017), based on the fixed prices in the Iranian year 1390 (ended March 19, 2012), Central bank of Iran (CBI) reported.

  • trade 2018-01-17 19:55

    Non-oil exports to China up 27%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s non-oil exports to China stood at $6.1 billion in January-November period of 2017, registering a 27 percent increase compared to the preceding year’s same time span.

  • Petchem 2018-01-17 19:54

    Iran exports over $8.5b petrochemicals in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported over 16.4 million tons of petrochemical products worth $8.581 billion during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), Shana reported on Wednesday citing the data announced by the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Airbus 2018-01-17 19:40

    Airbus says keeps on working with Iran on plane purchase deal

    TEHRAN - Airbus has said it keeps on working with Iran Air and the Iranian authorities on the execution of the plane purchase agreement in full compliance with the nuclear deal requirements and other applicable regulations, AFP reported.

  • Clothing-exports 2018-01-17 09:15

    Clothing exports reaches $39m

    TEHRAN – Iran has exported over 3,000 tons of clothing worth $39 million to other countries during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • tarde 2018-01-17 09:13

    Exports to South Korea up 30%

    TEHRAN – Iran exported over $3 billion worth of goods to South Korea during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) up 30 percent compared to its preceding year.

  • Renault 2018-01-16 20:37

    Renault’s production in Iran hits a record high in 2017

    TEHRAN- Through manufacturing of over 160,000 vehicles in Iran, Renault hit a record high in 2017, according to a report by the Communications Department of Renault Pars (a joint venture established in 2004 between France’s Renault and Iranian car makers Iran Khodro and Saipa).

  • Airbus 2018-01-16 20:36

    Airbus jetliners delivery to Iran may take longer

    TEHRAN- “Iran would take delivery of dozens of European jets it has ordered under a nuclear sanctions deal with major powers, but the transactions could take longer to complete than planned,” Airbus Sales Chief John Leahy announced.

  • Iran-France 2018-01-16 20:28

    Iran-France joint transport task force holds 1st meeting

    TEHRAN- The first meeting of Iran-France joint transport task force was held in Tehran on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • tanker 2018-01-16 09:27

    S. Korea’s imports of Iranian oil up 29% in 2017

    TEHRAN- South Korea’s imports of Iranian crude oil in 2017 rose 29.1 percent from 2016, customs data showed on Monday.

  • World Franchise Council 2018-01-16 09:27

    Tehran hosts 1st intl. franchise conference

    TEHRAN – Supported by the World Franchise Council, Iran’s first international franchise conference was held on Sunday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • ports 2018-01-16 09:26

    Annual cargo transit capacity in ports at 20m tons

    TEHRAN- According to one of the deputy heads of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (POM) transit capacity of Iranian ports have reached 20 million tons per annum, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Border terminals 2018-01-15 20:02

    Border terminals development cost at near $160m in a year

    TEHRAN- Some seven trillion rials (about $159.817 million) has been expended for development of transportation terminals at border locations in Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), IRNA reported on Monday quoting Reza Nafisi, a director in Iran Road Maintenance & Transportation Organization.

  • dams 2018-01-15 20:00

    108 dams under construction across Iran: official

    TEHRAN – Managing director of Iran Water Resources Management Company said 108 dams are under construction across the country, of which 29 ones are prioritized to be inaugurated by the end of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (March 2021).

  • Petchem 2018-01-15 19:59

    Iran’s petchem output stands at near 40m tons in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Petrochemical production in Iran during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) stood at over 39.9 million tons, IRNA reported on Monday citing the data offered by the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Transit 2018-01-15 09:32

    Transit of goods via Iran rises 13% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Transit of goods via Iran rose 13 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a customs official.

  • WB 2018-01-15 09:30

    World Bank forecasts 4% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

    TEHRAN- In its January 2018 report of Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank forecasted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018.

  • Aluminum 2018-01-15 08:42

    Aluminum ingot production exceeds 226,707 tons

    TEHRAN- Iran produced 226,707 tons of aluminum ingots during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Decemebr 21, 2017), according to a report released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Mehdi Etesam 2018-01-15 08:41

    Tidewater Middle East to organize marine conference in Chabahar

    TEHRAN- The 25th Conference of Coordinating Marine Organizations of Iran is scheduled to be held in Chabahar Free Zone (southeastern Iran) on January 30 and 31.

  • عملیات اطفای حریق نفتکش ایرانی 2018-01-14 15:01

    All sailors aboard Iranian burning oil tanker announced dead 

    All 32 crew members on board an Iranian oil tanker that caught fire on January 6 after colliding with a freighter off China’s east coast are dead.

  • Kishenex 2018-01-14 10:14

    Kish to host ENEX 2018 intl. exhibition in late Jan.

    TEHRAN - The 14th International Petro Energy Exhibition (ENEX 2018) of Iran is due to be held on Kish Island (in south of the country) from January 22 to 25, the event’s website reported.

  • Investment Guarantee Fund of Iran for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises 2018-01-14 10:14

    Letters of guarantee worth $41.3m issued for SMEs

    TEHRAN- The Investment Guarantee Fund of Iran for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises has issued letters of guarantee worth 1.8 trillion rials (about $41.3 million) during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (ended December 21, 2017), IRIB news reported on Saturday.

  • Iran Pakistan 2018-01-13 20:49

    Tehran, Islamabad in accord to expand trade ties

    TEHRAN- In a Friday meeting between Iranian Ambassador to Islamabad Mehdi Honardoost and Pakistani Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, the two officials agreed on enhancement of bilateral trade between the two brotherly Muslim countries, the Daily Times reported on Saturday.

  • Sanchi 2018-01-13 20:47

    Oil tanker tragedy: 2 bodies found, black box retrieved

    TEHRAN - Chinese relief and rescue teams have located bodies of two of the Iranian oil tanker’s crew on Saturday morning, six days after the ship collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s east coast.

  • Iranian light crude oil 2018-01-13 20:46

    Iranian light crude oil price up $1.8 per barrel in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.8 in the week ended on January 5 to settle at $67.57 per barrel, Shana news agency reported on Saturday.