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  • Saffron 2018-01-23 20:10

    Saffron exports up 26% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported over 160 tons of saffron worth more than $219 million to 56 countries during the nine-month period ended on December 21, 2017, with 26 percent growth in the value compared to the same time span in the preceding year.

  • Meshkinfam 2018-01-22 18:32

    Gas production in South Pars hits 555 mcm/d

    TEHRAN- Production of gas from Iran’s South Pars gas field stands at 555 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d), according to the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.

  • Iran Belarus 2018-01-22 18:31

    Belarus underlines enhancing economic ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Belarusian Industry Minister Vitali Vouk underscored boosting bilateral economic ties with Iran, IRNA reported.

  • Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI) 2018-01-22 18:30

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute: where industry meets innovation

    TEHRAN – The head of Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI) said the country’s petrochemical industry could benefit significantly from the achievements and innovation provided by the institute.

  • Ports 2018-01-21 21:34

    Private sector to conduct loading, unloading operations in ports

    TEHRAN- Iran’s parliament (Majlis) on Sunday approved the bill on amendment to the law for expediting the loading and unloading operations in the country’s ports, IRNA reported.

  • Barkindo 2018-01-21 21:34

    OPEC extends condolences over Sanchi tragedy

    TEHRAN - OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo offered his condolences on the sad incident of the sunken Iranian oil tanker 'Sanchi' and demise of its crew members, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • Iran-Norway 2018-01-21 21:33

    Iran, Norway call for expansion of ties in renewables, water management

    TEHRAN – Iran and Norway expressed willingness to expand bilateral cooperation in renewable energies and water management areas, IRNA reported.

  • oil price 2018-01-20 20:16

    Iranian light crude oil price rises $1.69 per barrel in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.69 in the week ended on January 12 to settle at $69.26 per barrel, Shana news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Iran Belarus 2018-01-20 20:14

    Belarus determined to tighten economic ties with Iran

    TERHAN- On the threshold of the 14th meeting of Iran-Belarus Joint Economic Committee, Belarusian Industry Minister Vitali Vouk told IRNA on Friday that his country is determined to boost economic ties with Iran.

  • OPEC-report 2018-01-20 20:14

    Iran’s monthly crude output rises 8,000bpd

    TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on January 18, Iran’s oil production, based on secondary sources, stood at 4.405 million barrels per day (bpd) in December, up 8,000 bpd from that of November.

  • crude oil 2018-01-19 19:56

    Iran’s oil revenue jumps near 50%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s revenues from crude oil and oil products exports reached 536.8 trillion rials (about $12.128 billion) in the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-November 21, 2017) up 49 percent compared to its preceding year’s same period.

  • Rice 2018-01-19 19:55

    Ban on rice imports to be waived from Sunday

    TEHRAN-Iran waived the ban on rice imports for a five-month period starting from Sunday, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.

  • Pakistan 2018-01-19 19:54

    Iran, Pakistan in accord to revive Zahedan-Quetta railway service

    TEHRAN- Iran and Pakistan agreed to revive passenger train service between Iran’s Zahedan in south eastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan and Pakistan’s Quetta in Balochistan till mid-September 2018, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • trade 2018-01-17 19:55

    Non-oil exports to China up 27%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s non-oil exports to China stood at $6.1 billion in January-November period of 2017, registering a 27 percent increase compared to the preceding year’s same time span.

  • Petchem 2018-01-17 19:54

    Iran exports over $8.5b petrochemicals in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported over 16.4 million tons of petrochemical products worth $8.581 billion during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017), Shana reported on Wednesday citing the data announced by the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Airbus 2018-01-17 19:40

    Airbus says keeps on working with Iran on plane purchase deal

    TEHRAN - Airbus has said it keeps on working with Iran Air and the Iranian authorities on the execution of the plane purchase agreement in full compliance with the nuclear deal requirements and other applicable regulations, AFP reported.

  • Renault 2018-01-16 20:37

    Renault’s production in Iran hits a record high in 2017

    TEHRAN- Through manufacturing of over 160,000 vehicles in Iran, Renault hit a record high in 2017, according to a report by the Communications Department of Renault Pars (a joint venture established in 2004 between France’s Renault and Iranian car makers Iran Khodro and Saipa).

  • Airbus 2018-01-16 20:36

    Airbus jetliners delivery to Iran may take longer

    TEHRAN- “Iran would take delivery of dozens of European jets it has ordered under a nuclear sanctions deal with major powers, but the transactions could take longer to complete than planned,” Airbus Sales Chief John Leahy announced.

  • Iran-France 2018-01-16 20:28

    Iran-France joint transport task force holds 1st meeting

    TEHRAN- The first meeting of Iran-France joint transport task force was held in Tehran on Tuesday, IRNA reported.

  • Border terminals 2018-01-15 20:02

    Border terminals development cost at near $160m in a year

    TEHRAN- Some seven trillion rials (about $159.817 million) has been expended for development of transportation terminals at border locations in Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017), IRNA reported on Monday quoting Reza Nafisi, a director in Iran Road Maintenance & Transportation Organization.

  • dams 2018-01-15 20:00

    108 dams under construction across Iran: official

    TEHRAN – Managing director of Iran Water Resources Management Company said 108 dams are under construction across the country, of which 29 ones are prioritized to be inaugurated by the end of the Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (March 2021).

  • Petchem 2018-01-15 19:59

    Iran’s petchem output stands at near 40m tons in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Petrochemical production in Iran during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2017) stood at over 39.9 million tons, IRNA reported on Monday citing the data offered by the National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • WB 2018-01-15 09:30

    World Bank forecasts 4% GDP growth for Iran in 2018

    TEHRAN- In its January 2018 report of Global Economic Prospects, the World Bank forecasted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018.

  • Mehdi Etesam 2018-01-15 08:41

    Tidewater Middle East to organize marine conference in Chabahar

    TEHRAN- The 25th Conference of Coordinating Marine Organizations of Iran is scheduled to be held in Chabahar Free Zone (southeastern Iran) on January 30 and 31.

  • عملیات اطفای حریق نفتکش ایرانی 2018-01-14 15:01

    All sailors aboard Iranian burning oil tanker announced dead 

    All 32 crew members on board an Iranian oil tanker that caught fire on January 6 after colliding with a freighter off China’s east coast are dead.

  • Iran Pakistan 2018-01-13 20:49

    Tehran, Islamabad in accord to expand trade ties

    TEHRAN- In a Friday meeting between Iranian Ambassador to Islamabad Mehdi Honardoost and Pakistani Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, the two officials agreed on enhancement of bilateral trade between the two brotherly Muslim countries, the Daily Times reported on Saturday.

  • Sanchi 2018-01-13 20:47

    Oil tanker tragedy: 2 bodies found, black box retrieved

    TEHRAN - Chinese relief and rescue teams have located bodies of two of the Iranian oil tanker’s crew on Saturday morning, six days after the ship collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China’s east coast.

  • Iranian light crude oil 2018-01-13 20:46

    Iranian light crude oil price up $1.8 per barrel in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.8 in the week ended on January 5 to settle at $67.57 per barrel, Shana news agency reported on Saturday.

  • permanent fairground 2018-01-12 19:53

    3 intl. expos underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN- The Iranian capital is simultaneously hosting three international exhibitions from January 11 to 14 at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • Akhundi 2018-01-12 19:52

    Tehran, New Delhi agree to sign $2b railway deals

    TEHRAN- Iran and India agreed to sign railway deals worth $2 billion, Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi announced.