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  • Iran-Malaysia Today 09:10

    Tehran, Kuala Lumpur settle on trade using Chinese, Japanese currencies

    TEHRAN – Iran and Malaysia called for boosting of bilateral trade ties using Japanese yen and Chinese Yuan, Tasnim reported on Saturday.

  • Buildex Today 09:02

    Tehran hosting intl. exhibition of building industry

    TEHRAN - Some 82 Iranian and 57 foreign companies from China, Turkey and Pakistan are showcasing their latest products and achievements in the 4th International Exhibition of Building Industry, Façade, Structure, and Innovative Technologies of Iran (IRAN BuildEX).

  • Tanker Today 09:02

    Iran exports 24m barrels of gas condensate in January

    TEHRAN – Iran exported 24 million barrels of gas condensate to European and Asian destinations in January, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • Parliament Yesterday 19:44

    Iran plans to issue $4.5b in bonds for energy projects

    Iran is looking to offer up to $4.5 billion in rial and foreign currency-denominated bonds by March 2018, the oil ministry's news website SHANA reported on Saturday.

  • Non-oil Yesterday 19:21

    Non-oil trade up 1.8%, hits $77 billion

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s non-oil trade with other countries during the first eleven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2016-February 18, 2017) stood at $76.907 billion, with 1.8 percent rise from the same period of time in the previous year, IRIB reported on Saturday citing Iran’s Customs Administration.

  • railway Yesterday 09:07

    Exports via railway jump 55% in 11 months

    TEHRAN- Exports of goods via railway increased 55% in Iran during the first 11 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2016-Februray 18, 2017), compared to the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA quoted a railway official, Hossein Ashouri.

  • Loan Yesterday 09:06

    Over $4b of facilities granted to industrial sector

    TEHRAN- Since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2016), some 153 trillion rials of facilities (about $4.04 billion) has been paid to domestic industrial sector, Iranian deputy industry minister announced.

  • Shahin Mustafayev Yesterday 09:04

    Boosting economic bonds with Iran top priority: Azeri min.

    TEHRAN- Azerbaijan has expansion of economic ties with Iran among its top priorities, Minister of Economic Development of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev avowed in Iran-Azerbaijan joint business forum held in Urmia, the capital city of north-western Iranian province of West Azarbaijan, on Thursday.

  • mine Yesterday 09:03

    Newly-found mineral reserves to reach 1.078b tons by Mar. 20: official

    TEHRAN- The annual amount of newly-found mineral reserves in Iran will reach 1.078 billion tons by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017), IRNA quoted Asadollah Keshavarz, the director general of Mineral Discoveries Office in the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade, as saying.

  • CBI Yesterday 09:02

    Inflation rate stands at 8.7% in Iran

    TEHRAN - The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the eleventh Iranian calendar month of Bahman (February 18) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 8.7 percent, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Iranian, French auto part companies sign joint-venture deal 2017-02-24 20:37

    Iranian, French auto part companies sign joint-venture deal

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Rise Investment and Strategy Extension Company (RISECO) and France’s Mecaplast Group signed a joint venture deal on manufacturing auto parts, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • oil 2017-02-24 18:52

    Exports of oil products hit unprecedented 450,000 bpd

    TEHRAN – Iran has exported 450,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil products for the first time on average during the current Iranian calendar year, ending March 20, 2017, IRNA quoted an oil official as saying.

  • Iran-New Zealand 2017-02-23 16:25

    New Zealand’s economic delegation due in Iran on Saturday

    TEHRAN- An economic delegation from New Zealand to be led by the country’s Minister for Primary Industries Hon Nathan Guy will arrive in Tehran on Saturday to discuss reinforcing ties with Iran in agricultural domains especially in dairy sector, Iran's Ambassador to New Zealand Jalaleddin Namini Mianji announced on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Kygyzstan 2017-02-23 15:05

    Tehran, Bishkek ink MOU on reduction of rail transport tariffs

    TEHRAN- Iran and Kyrgyzstan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on reducing rail transport tariffs between the two countries, IRNA reported citing the Public Relations Department of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR).

  • Iran-Russia 2017-02-23 12:18

    Iran plans to buy 12 Superjet-100 aircrafts from Russia in near future

    TEHRAN- Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said in an interview with Rossiya 24 TV channel that Iran has confirmed its plan to purchase 12 Superjet-100 aircrafts from Russia in the near future.

  • Iran-Russia oil 2017-02-22 18:08

    Iran to start oil export to Russia within 2 weeks: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iran will sign an agreement with Russia to start exporting 100,000 barrels per day of crude oil to the neighboring country by the next two weeks, Shana reported quoting Iranian oil minister as saying.

  • Iran-Turkey 2017-02-22 10:28

    Antalya’s delegates discuss trade co-op with Iranian businessmen

    TEHRAN- In a Monday meeting in the building of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) in Tehran, a trade delegation form Antalya discussed broadening trade and investment ties with Iranian traders and businessmen, the website of ICCIMA reported.

  • Iran-Greece 2017-02-22 10:26

    Iran-Greece Joint Chamber of Commerce set up

    TEHRAN-Iran-Greece Joint Chamber of Commerce was established, Tasnim news agency reported citing Public Relations Department of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA).

  • Iran-France 2017-02-22 10:24

    France’s imports from Iran up 45 folds in 2016: Eurostat

    TEHRAN- The value of France’s imports from Iran rose 45 folds to reach €1.348 billion in 2016 from €30 million in 2015, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • Iran Air's second new Airbus plane spotted in France 2017-02-21 20:09

    Iran Air's second new Airbus plane spotted in France

    Iran Air’s second new Airbus plane has been spotted at a runway in Toulouse, France, on February 17. Airbus A330-243 sports the Iranian airliner’s updated livery.

  • Iran-Total 2017-02-21 19:53

    Iran to finalize deal with Total within two months: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian oil minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh told Mehr news agency that the deal with Total will be finalized based on Iran’s new model of oil contract, known as IPC, at most within two months.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-02-21 18:24

    Ground broken for Russian-financed 1.4GW power plant

    TEHRAN – The construction of a 1,400-megawatt thermal power plant financed to the tune of €1.2 billion by Russia started on Monday in the city of Sirik, southern Iran.

  • Iran-France 2017-02-21 09:36

    Tehran, Paris sign MOU on railway co-op

    TEHRAN - Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR) and French National Railway Company SNCF signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Sunday for enhancement of railway cooperation, IRIB reported.

  • Iran-Japan 2017-02-21 09:35

    Japan to receive 1st naphtha cargo from Iran since 2011

    TEHRAN- Japan will receive a naphtha cargo from Iran this month, as the first shipment of the product from the Middle Eastern country since 2011.

  • Iran inflation 2017-02-21 09:33

    Inflation rate in urban areas drops to 6.8%

    TEHRAN – The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate in the urban areas for the 12-month period ended in the last day of the eleventh Iranian calendar month of Bahman (February 18) hit 6.8 percent, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Iran-EU 2017-02-20 20:44

    Iran-EU trade up 78% in 2016: Eurostat

    TEHRAN - The European Union’s trade with Iran amounted to €13.7 billion in 2016, a 78 percent rise compared to 2015, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • Danish minister of taxation 2017-02-20 20:17

    By Marjan Golpira

    Post-sanction Iran a much more interesting market for Danish companies: minister

    TEHRAN – Karsten Lauritzen, a member of the Danish Parliament for the Venstre and Tax Minister of Denmark, sat with the Tehran Times last week for an exclusive interview in which he expressed his country’s wish to invest more in Iran. “After easing of sanctions, Iran has become a much more interesting market for Danish companies.”

  • ایران عراق 2017-02-20 19:31

    Tehran, Baghdad ink MOU on oil export pipeline project

    TEHRAN - Iran and Iraq signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday to study the construction of a pipeline to export crude oil from the northern Iraqi fields of Kirkuk via Iran.

  • Tax income 2017-02-20 10:00

    Customs to collect 145% of predicted duty income by Mar. 20

    TEHRAN- Islamic Republic of Iran’s Customs Administration (IRICA) expects to earn 145 percent of the duty income predicted in the country’s national annual budget by the current Iranian calendar yearend (March 20, 2017), Mehr news agency reported.

  • Industrial park 2017-02-20 09:57

    Industrial parks’ exports stand at $1.7b in 11 months

    TEHRAN- Some $1.7 billion of goods were exported from Iranian industrial parks and areas during the 11 months starting March 20, 2016, the CEO of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced.