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  • FAO Today 08:39

    Iran’s total cereal production set to rise 0.9% in 2017: FAO

    TEHRAN – Iran’s total cereal production is predicted to reach 20.1 million tons in 2017 to register a 0.9 percent increase compared to the previous year, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said in a report.

  • Elecomp2017 Today 08:36

    ELECOMP 2017 hosting over 800 exhibitors

    TEHRAN- Over 800 Iranian and foreign companies are participating in the 23nd Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-Commerce known as ELECOMP 2017 which kicked off on Friday in Tehran, Mehr news agency reported.

  • NITC Today 08:35

    NITC, oil research institute ink contract on promoting fuel quality

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) and Iran’s Research Institute of Petroleum Industry signed a contract for cooperation on promoting the quality of bunkering fuel and reducing the pollutants, Shana news agency reported.

  • Javad Kachoueeian Today 08:32

    Iran-Ireland trade jumps in Q1

    TEHRAN- Trade volume between Iran and Ireland witnessed a sudden increase during the first three months of 2017, Iranian Ambassador to Ireland Javad Kachoueeian said in an interview with ILNA published on Friday.

  • Steel Yesterday 19:39

    Crude steel exports up 67% in Q1

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 1.675 million tons of crude steel in spring 2017, which corresponds to the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), a 67 percent rise year on year, according to the Iranian Steel Association.

  • Iran-Thailand 2017-07-20 12:28

    Iran-Thailand business forum slated for next week

    TEHRAN – An Iran-Thailand business forum is scheduled to be held in Tehran on July 24, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) portal reported.

  • Meatex 2017-07-20 03:27

    Tehran to host Meatex 2017 expo in mid-Nov.

    TEHRAN – Tehran is going to host Iran International Meat Exhibition (Meatex 2017) as the second international exhibition of the country in the field of halal protein products and related industries from November 13 to 16.

  • Iran-Airports 2017-07-19 23:59

    Iran needs $5.5b for upgrading its airports

    TEHRAN – Iran needs $5.54 billion investment for upgrading and renewal of its airports, IRNA reported quoting an airport official as saying.

  • Iran.Renault 2017-07-19 22:57

    Renault sales rise to record level amid boost in Iran: CEO

    French carmaker Renault posted record vehicle sales for the first half by 10.4 percent with a renewed push into Iran contributing.

  • Kish 2017-07-18 19:09

    $200m of projects inaugurated in Persian Gulf islands

    TEHRAN - Nine large industrial, development, and tourism projects, worth 8 trillion rials (about $210 million) came on stream in the two Persian Gulf islands of Kish and Hendurabi.

  • Petchem 2017-07-18 09:27

    Petchem sector inks MOUs on $10b FDI in 1.5 years

    TEHRAN- Iranian petrochemical industry has signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on attraction of $10 billion foreign direct investment (FDI) with European and East Asian countries over the past one and half years, according to a petrochemical director.

  • Stock 2017-07-18 09:27

    Stock market index rises 72 points in a day

    TEHRAN- Stock index climbed 72 points to 79,692 in Iran’s stock exchange market on Monday, Tasnim news agency reported.

  •  energy 2017-07-17 19:44

    Energy deals inked with Russian, Japanese firms

    TEHRAN- Iran inked two memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on three of its oil and gas fields with Russian and Japanese companies in Tehran on Monday, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) announced.

  • Farzaneh Sharafbafi 2017-07-17 09:40

    Iran Air new CEO elaborates on future plans

    TEHRAN- Newly appointed chief executive officer of Iran Air described the Iranian flag carrier’s main future programs on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Vietnam 2017-07-17 09:19

    Iran, Vietnam sign MOU on economic co-op

    TEHRAN- Iranian Minister of Industry Mohammadreza Nematzadeh and the visiting Vietnamese Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Nguyen Xuan Cuong signed an MOU on economic cooperation on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Stock 2017-07-17 09:10

    Stock market index loses 38 points in a day

    TEHRAN- Stock index lost 38 points to 79,620 in Iran’s stock exchange market on Sunday, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • railway 2017-07-17 09:08

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Rail reform plan seeks improved efficiency

    TEHRAN- Railways used to account for the major part of transportation in the world for many years, until decline in demand for railway transportation in the countries throughout the globe set the railways thinking about making some kind of transformation and reform in their structures. Germany, Britain and France were among pioneers in this regard. They embarked on reforms during 1990s.

  • Iran Iraq 2017-07-16 19:16

    Iran, Iraq agree on establishing industrial parks

    TEHRAN – Iran and Iraq signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on establishment of industrial parks, Shata news agency reported.

  • Iran-Kenya 2017-07-16 09:10

    Iran, Kenya ink agreement on double taxation avoidance

    TEHRAN – A Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) was signed between Iran and Kenya during the visit of an Iranian trade delegation to the African country.

  • Iran-Luxembourg 2017-07-16 09:07

    Luxembourg ready for co-op with Iran in ICT, construction

    TEHRAN – The Chairman of Luxemburg Chamber of Commerce said his country is ready to cooperate with Iran in the fields of information and communication technology (ICT) and also construction.

  • sustainable development index 2017-07-16 09:05

    Iran ranks 89th in sustainable development index

    TEHRAN- According to the 2017 edition of “SDG Index and Dashboards Report” of Bertelsmann Stiftung and SDSN, Iran is ranked 89 out of 157 nations in a global index that assesses the performance of countries towards achieving the ambitious sustainable development goals (SDGs).

  • Moazzami 2017-07-15 19:50

    Industrial projects worth $1.5b to come on stream

    TEHRAN – The Industrial Development and Renovation Organization of Iran (IDRO) will invest 60 trillion rials (about $1.5 billion) to implement 18 projects by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • electricity 2017-07-15 09:37

    Iraq will need Iranian gas for electricity generation for 7 years

    Iraq will need sustained supplies of Iranian  natural gas for the next seven years to operate its electricity-generating stations, Iraqi’s electricity minister said on Thursday.

  • industrial-parks 2017-07-15 08:44

    Industrial parks to create 136,000 jobs by Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN–Head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) Ali Yazdani said that some 136,000 direct jobs will be created in the country’s industrial parks by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • Industrial-projects 2017-07-15 08:40

    Over $42b needed for uncompleted industrial projects

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Minister of Industry, Mining and Trade Mahmoud Dodangeh said over 1.6 quadrillion rials (about $42.328 billion) is needed for completing more than 22,000 uncompleted industrial projects across the country.

  • Fara Bourse 2017-07-15 08:34

    Fara Bourse’s main index up 1.1% in a week

    TEHRAN- IFX, the main index of Iran's over-the-counter (OTC) market known also as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB), rose 1.1 percent to stand at 909 points in the week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Saeid Mohammadzadeh 2017-07-14 20:13

    Iranian railways require 28,000 wagons

    TEHRAN- Saeid Mohammadzadeh, head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways(known as RAI), announced that 28,000 wagons is required in the country’s railway network, Mehr News agency reported on Friday.

  • Iran-Belgium 2017-07-14 19:12

    Belgium seeks to tighten economic bonds with Iran

    TEHRAN- The Minister-President of the Belgian region of Flanders, Geert Bourgeois, has said his government seeks to expand economic ties with Iran, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Thursday.

  • Iran oil 2017-07-13 15:43

    Iran’s oil output up 16.7% in June: sources

    TEHRAN-  According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on July 12, Iran’s oil output in June reached 3.790 million barrels per day (bpd), a 16.7 percent rise from 3.774 million bpd in May based on secondary sources.

  • chabahar 2017-07-13 12:24

    Indian companies interested in project to develop Iranian port

    India is keen to rapidly develop Iran's Chabahar Port, a strategic facility that New Delhi hopes will help expand its trade with Afghanistan and energy-rich Central Asia by circumventing Pakistan.