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  • WEF 2017-10-03 09:25

    Iran’s position in WEF's competitiveness ranking notches up

    TEHRAN- According to “The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–18”, published by the World Economic Forum (WEF), Iran’s competitiveness index has improved seven places from its previous rank in the preceding year, IRIB news reported on Monday.

  • Minerals 2017-10-03 09:24

    Minerals, mining exports at $3.6b in 5 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s minerals and mining exports stood at 26 million tons worth $3.6 billion during the first five months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22, 2017), IRNA reported on Monday.

  • FDI 2017-10-03 09:23

    FDI in industry, mining sectors to rise 10-fold by 2021

    TEHRAN – Iran expects a 10-fold increase of foreign direct investment (FDI) in industry and mining sectors by the end of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (2016-2021).

  • Kish-field 2017-10-03 09:12

    Iran targets 1bcf output for Kish gas field’s 1st phase

    TEHRAN – A daily production of 1 billion cubic feet has been put on agenda for the first development phase of Iran’s Kish gas field which is to be developed based on the country’s new contract models, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Yves-Thibault De Silguy 2017-10-02 20:24

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    JCPOA shall continue to stand: MEDEF VP

    Iran’s nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), opened gateways for European countries to boost their trade ties with Iran finding a share in its untouched lucrative market. Being implemented in mid-January 2016, JCPOA made European countries race to front of queue to enter various economic sectors in Iran.

  • petrochemicals 2017-10-02 08:57

    Polish company distributes Iranian petrochemicals in Europe

    TEHRAN - Polish chemical Company Ciech Group has started importing and distributing Iranian polyolefin to the European markets.

  • Iran-oil 2017-10-02 08:55

    Iran’s oil output up 20,000 bpd in September

    TEHRAN – Iranian crude oil production increased by 20,000 barrels per day (bpd) in September from its previous month.

  • indonesia 2017-10-02 08:55

    Tehran, Jakarta to complete PTA negotiations soon

    TEHRAN- In the fourth round of their negotiations on Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA), Iran and Indonesia agreed to complete their negotiations in this due as soon as possible so that the agreement will be implemented soon, according to the director of bilateral talks of the Indonesian Ministry of Commerce.

  • Farzaneh Sharafbafi 2017-10-01 20:55

    Iran to expand regional flights deploying new ATR planes

    TEHRAN- The CEO of Iran’s national flag-carrier Iran Air said Iran will utilize the newly received ATR passenger jets purchased from the European plane maker ATR to expand regional flights, IRIB news reported.

  • عبدی 2017-10-01 20:54

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Renewables spurring foreign investment

    Clean energy is under the spotlight in Iran as the oil and gas rich country also enjoys some advantageous geographical and climate condition to benefit from renewable sources of energy.

  • Kurdistan 2017-09-30 08:31

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iraq’s Kurdistan referendum: what to expect for oil markets

    Against the opposition of Iraq’s central government and despite the warning signals from much of the international community, thousands of Iraqi Kurds headed to polls on September 25 for a referendum on independence.

  • Stock 2017-09-28 18:31

    Stock market index rises 4.2% in a month

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 3.459 points or 4.2 percent to 85,832 in the sixth Iranian calendar month Shahrivar (August 23-Septemebr 22), Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • Inflation 2017-09-28 00:16

    Inflation rate stands at 9.9% in Iran: CBI

    THRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the sixth Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (September 22) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 9.9 percent, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • Jaime García-Legaz 2017-09-27 09:54

    No restrictions to cooperate with Iran: CESCE head

    TEHRAN- Head of Compañía Española de Seguros de Crédito a la Exportación (CESCE), translated in English as the Spanish Export Credit Insurance Company, Jaime García-Legaz announced that his company has no restrictions to cooperate with Iran, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) quoted him as saying on Monday.

  • Tbilisi 2017-09-26 21:22

    Iranian delegation to embark for Georgia on Oct. 8

    TEHRAN- According to the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), the Iranian private body will dispatch its trade delegation to Georgia on October 8, 2017 to attend the 6th meeting of Iran-Georgia Economic Committee in Tbilisi.

  • Khoshrou 2017-09-26 19:01

    'With current oil prices, Iran is a haven for investors'

    TEHRAN – Saeid Khoshrou, director of international affairs at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), said with oil prices near $60 per barrel Iran would be a great place for oil investment.

  • Datis Khodro 2017-09-26 16:45

    Datis Khodro to co-produce cars with leading manufacturer in near future

    TEHRAN – Iranian Datis Khodro Co. will soon join the automobile manufacturers, thanks to the efforts made by the officials of the company

  • joint oilfields 2017-09-26 09:50

    Tehran, Baghdad to ink deal on joint oilfields’ development soon: Luaibi

    TEHRAN - Iraq will soon sign a deal with Iran to jointly invest in two oil fields, Bloomberg quoted Iraqi Oil Minister Jabbar al-Luaibi as saying on Sunday at a news conference in Baghdad.

  • Zanganeh 2017-09-26 09:49

    Nigeria, Libya should be included in cuts pact: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said although OPEC’s compliance with the deal to reduce output has been acceptable some changes are needed if participants seek to balance the market.

  • Iran-oil-exports 2017-09-26 09:48

    Iran plans to keep oil exports at around 2.6m bpd in 2017

    TEHRAN – Iran will maintain its crude oil and condensate exports at around 2.6 million barrels per day for the rest of 2017, Reuters reported on Monday quoting a senior official in National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC).

  • gas-condensate 2017-09-26 09:48

    Iranian condensate exports to Asia set to remain strong in Q4

    TEHRAN – Iranian gas condensate exports to Asia are expected to remain strong for the rest of the year as South Korea eyes 250,000 barrels per day (bpd) of South Pars condensate in Q4, Platts quoted two sources with close knowledge of Iran-South Korea term deals.

  • Nicholas Hopton 2017-09-25 20:46

    Pleased to see high profile projects with Iran: UK envoy

    TEHRAN – The ambassador of the UK to Tehran has expressed his satisfaction over signing economic deals with Iran.

  • NITC 2017-09-25 19:16

    NITC receives 2 certificates from DNV GL 

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) received two certificates from Norway’s DNV GL, an international accredited registrar and classification society, NITC’s Public Relations Department announced.

  • .IPCC-fair 2017-09-25 19:16

    Tehran to host paint, resin expo in early Oct.

    TEHRAN - The 17th International Paint, Resin, Coating, Composite and Plating Industries Fair (IPCC 2017) is due to be held on October 6-9 at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRIB news Reported.

  • wind farms 2017-09-25 19:16

    Korean company to invest in construction of 3 wind farms in Iran

    TERHAN- A South Korean company is to invest in construction of three wind farms in the south-eastern Iranian province of Sistan-Baluchestan, IRIB news reported on Sunday.

  • oil-price 2017-09-25 09:49

    Iranian crude oil price exceeds $54 in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.6 in the week ended on September 15 to settle at $54.01, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • ran Plast 2017 2017-09-25 09:49

    Iran Plast 2017 expo kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN – As one of the biggest events in Iran’s petrochemical industry, the 11th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Plastics, Rubber, Machinery and Equipment (Iran Plast 2017) kicked off in Tehran on Saturday, Shana reported.

  • Inflation 2017-09-25 09:37

    Inflation rate stands at 8% in Iran: statistical center

    THRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the sixth Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (September 22) compared to the same period in the previous year hit eight percent.

  • Iran-Lukoil 2017-09-25 09:36

    Russia’s Lukoil eyes contributing to Iranian energy projects

    TEHRAN - Lukoil Chief Executive Vagit Alekperov said he would meet Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh in Moscow on October 3 to discuss cooperating with Iran in energy projects.

  • FDI 2017-09-24 19:23

    $14b of FDI absorbed after JCPOA implementation

    TEHRAN- “Iran could attract $14 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) after the implementation of its nuclear deal with the world powers- known as Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA)- in January 2016,” Iranian Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri announced at the 11th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Plastics, Rubber, Machinery and Equipment (Iran Plast 2017) on Sunday.