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  • Tehran 2017-10-30 20:07

    Tehran’s property market witnesses 34% growth in a month

    TEHRAN- The number of real estate deals in Iran’s capital city Tehran shows a 34.4 percent rise during the seventh Iranian calendar month of Mehr (September 23-October 22) compared to the same month in the past year, according to a recent report by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • Qatari Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti 2017-10-30 20:06

    Iran, Qatar hold transport co-op talks

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Qatari Minister of Transport and Communications Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti held talks over cooperation on various transportation sectors, the official website of Iran’s Transport Ministry reported on Monday.

  • ANGVA 2017 Conference 2017-10-29 19:28

    Tehran to host ANGVA 2017 Conference, Exhibition

    TEHRAN- Based on the 28th board meeting of the Asia Pacific Natural Gas Vehicles Association (ANGVA), Iran has been selected as the host of the 7th ANGVA Biennial International Conference and Exhibition (ANGVA 2017).

  • NPC 2017-10-29 19:27

    Norouz-zadeh appointed new managing director of NPC

    TEHRAN- Seyed Reza Norouz-zadeh was appointed as the new managing director of Iran’s National Petrochemical Company (NPC), Shana reported on Sunday.

  • Iran-India trade route 2017-10-29 19:27

    India launches trade route to Afghanistan via Iran

    TEHRAN- India launched a trade route to Afghanistan via Iran through shipping its first consignment of wheat to Afghanistan on Sunday, bypassing longtime rival Pakistan.

  • Iran Russia 2017-10-28 19:59

    Russia seeking to develop 10 oil, gas fields in Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian and Russian companies are mulling over cooperation for development of 10 oil and gas fields in Iran, IRNA reported on Saturday, quoting a National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) official.

  • Iran Russia 2017-10-28 19:58

    Tehran, Moscow confer on boosting economic, industrial, energy co-op

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak discussed the ways to expand cooperation between the two countries in economic, industrial and energy sectors, IRNA reported.

  • Iran UK 2017-10-28 19:55

    British companies eager for expansion of trade with Iran

    TEHRAN – Hamid Baeidinejad, Iran’s ambassador in London, said British companies are interested in Iran’s market and call for expansion of economic ties with the country, IRNA reported.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-10-27 18:10

    Russian companies discussing $1.5b investment in Iran’s energy projects

    TEHRAN – Some renowned Russian companies are discussing cooperation for joint implementation of oil and gas projects worth $1.5 billion in Iran, Reuters reported quoting a Russian oil official.

  • NIOC 2017-10-27 18:10

    Belgian company in talks to liquefy Iranian gas on sea

    TEHRAN – Belgium's Exmar is in talks with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to use its floating liquefied natural gas vessel for liquefaction and export of Iranian natural gas, Reuters reported.

  • Zamaninia 2017-10-27 18:09

    Iran expects to sign over $20b of energy deals in 2018

    TEHRAN - Amir Hossein Zamaninia, Iran’s deputy oil minister for international affairs, said the country is expected to sign over $20 billion worth of oil and gas deals in the next year.

  • Tehran Permanente International Fairground 2017-10-25 18:58

    Tehran hosting 4 international expos

    TEHRAN- The Iranian capital is simultaneously hosting four international exhibitions from October 25 to 28 at the Tehran Permanente International Fairground, IRIB news reported on Wednesday.

  • Ship 2017-10-25 18:58

    China’s August imports of Iranian oil up 59%

    TEHRAN – China’s September oil imports from Iran increased 59 percent from the same month a year earlier, Reuters reported citing the country’s customs data.

  • Iran-Germany 2017-10-25 18:57

    Iran-Germany Joint Energy Committee convenes first meeting

    TEHRAN – The first Iran-Germany Joint Energy Committee meeting was held in Tehran on Tuesday, Shana reported.

  • Karbasian 2017-10-24 21:30

    Iran to export 10m tons of steel by Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN- Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization Mehdi Karbasian announced that Iran has exported more than four million tons of steel during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2018) and the figure will reach 10 million tons by the yearend (March 20, 2018).

  • Mansouri oil field 2017-10-24 21:29

    NIOC to sign 3 oilfield development deals soon

    TEHRAN – An official at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said on Tuesday that nominated companies for the development of three Iranian oilfields have been determined and the deals will probably be signed before the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), ISNA reported.

  • S. Africa 2017-10-24 21:29

    S. Africa potential exports hub for Iranian products: JCCI president

    TEHRAN- President of Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Herman Breedt announced that South Africa can act as a hub for exports of Iranian products to other African countries, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Tuesday.

  • conference of Attracting Foreign Capital to Iran (2017) 2017-10-23 20:53

    BY: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    TSE moves to bridge foreign investment gap

    Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) hosted a conference on Sunday to attract more foreign capital via introducing foreigners to Iranian capital market and making Iranian firms aware of the pre-requisites for attraction of foreign investments such as financial transparency, compliance standards, feasibility studies, business plans, and risk ratings.

  • S.Africa 2017-10-23 20:47

    Iran, S. Africa pen document on economic, banking co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and South Africa signed a document on cooperation in banking, development and investment, biotechnology, nanotechnology, agriculture, transportation, fisheries, beekeeping and shipping, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Saeed Mohammadzadeh 2017-10-23 20:47

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Competitive advantage a key for railway development

    TEHRAN- Creation of competitive advantage is the key for railway development in Iran, according to Saeed Mohammadzadeh, the managing director of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI).

  • baeedinejad 2017-10-23 19:03

    UK firm to invest €1.8b in building cancer centers in Iran

    TEHRAN - International Hospitals Group (IHG), a UK-based healthcare services company, has signed a memorandum of understanding worth €1.8 billion with Iran to finance the construction of a network of cancer centers in the country, Iran’s ambassador to the UK, Hamid Baeidinejad, said.

  • exhibit 2017-10-22 18:51

    Tehran to host 230 firms in intl. leather exhibit

    TEHRAN- The Fourth International Exhibition of Footwear, Bag, Leather and Related Industry of Iran, which is going to be held in Tehran from October 25 to 28, will host 230 Iranian and foreign companies.

  • Iran-China 2017-10-22 18:51

    Iran-China trade turnover exceeds $24b in 8 months

    TEHRAN – The value of trade between Iran and China registered a 24 percent rise in the first eight month of 2017 to exceed $24 billion, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • سد 2017-10-22 18:50

    Korean companies to build dam in west of Iran

    TEHRAN- South Korea will construct a dam in west of Iran, South Korean Ambassador to Tehran Kim Seung told IRIB news in an exclusive interview.

  • Iran-Europe 2017-10-21 20:09

    Trade between Iran, Europe rises 75% in 8 months y/y

    TEHRAN- Trade exchange between Iran and Europe increased 75 percent in the first eight month of 2017 from the same period last year, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • exports day 2017-10-21 20:08

    Iran sets $100b non-oil export target

    TEHRAN - First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri announced on Saturday that Iran’s annual non-oil exports currently stand at $47 billion and the country is hopeful that the figure will hit $100 billion per annum in the future, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • oil-price 2017-10-21 20:03

    Iranian light oil price at $54.81 in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price fell 50 cents in the week ended on October 13 to settle at $54.81 per barrel, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • FILE PHOTO -- U.S. President Donald Trump waves as walks on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington, U.S., from the G20 Summit in Hamburg, July 8, 2017. 2017-10-21 20:02

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Trump turns off Iran’s green light to U.S. firms

    Adopting a harsh new approach last week, Trump struck a blow against the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement- known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran-Ankara 2017-10-20 19:51

    Tehran, Ankara to trade in local currencies

    TEHRAN- In a move to increase bilateral trade, the central banks of Iran and Turkey signed a deal to trade in their local currencies.

  • Meshkinfam 2017-10-20 19:50

    South Pars development phases to be complete in 1.5 years

    TEHRAN- Development phases of Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be completed within one and half years, according to Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.