• “Iranian Paradise” fetches over $4.2 million at carpet auction

    “Iranian Paradise” fetches over $4.2 million at carpet auction

    TEHRAN -- “Iranian Paradise”, a carpet woven by artists in Kashmar, fetching 150 billion rials (Over $4.2 million) at the First Specialized Carpet Auction in Tehran on Friday, was the most expensive work sold at the sale.   

  • Iran needs $100b for upstream oil, gas projects by 2021

    Iran needs $100b for upstream oil, gas projects by 2021

    TEHRAN- Upstream oil and gas sectors require $100 billion of investment to meet the objectives of the country’s Sixth National Development Plan (2016-2021), Abdolmohammad Delparish, the deputy managing director of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) for corporate planning, said in a press conference in Tehran on Saturday.

  • 200 Iranian historic houses to undergo restoration by March 2017 

    200 Iranian historic houses to undergo restoration by March 2017 

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian cultural official has said that some municipalities across the country will conserve a total of 200 historic houses in need of restoration by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).

  • Iran’s quarterly mineral exports up 48%

    Iran’s quarterly mineral exports up 48%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s exports from mining sector have risen by 48 percent year-on-year during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-June 20), ISNA reported on Saturday.

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  • Iran, Sweden discuss health co-op

    TEHRAN — An Iranian delegation led by Taqi Nourbakhsh, the CEO of Social Security Organization, met Swedish officials, discussing ways to promote health cooperation between the two countries, IRNA news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Iran’s national internet network starts today

    TEHRAN — The first phase of the national internet network, Iran’s biggest communication project, will be launched today in attendance of First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • 200 Iranian historic houses to undergo restoration by March 2017 

    TEHRAN – A top Iranian cultural official has said that some municipalities across the country will conserve a total of 200 historic houses in need of restoration by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017).