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  • George Oliver 2017-12-17 09:59

    Mehdi Torabi & Vahid Pourtajrishi

    Iranian rails safer than expected: UIC high expert

    TEHRAN - George Oliver, the head of Safety Database (SDB) of the Union of the Int’l Railways (UIC) praised the Iranian railways for its high safety and reliability even in comparison with some European railways.

  • Cars 2017-12-17 09:28

    IKCO starts mass production of 2 new national car models

    TEHRAN- Iran’s largest auto manufacturer, Iran Khodro Industrial Group (IKCO), opened production line for two new models of sedan in the presence of two Iranian senior officials on Saturday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran oil 2017-12-16 21:10

    Iran’s oil output up 20,000 bpd in Q3: EIA

    TEHRAN- Iran produced 3.83 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil during the third quarter of 2017, with a 20,000 bpd increase from 3.81 million bpd in its previous quarter, according to the latest statistics released by U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

  • Gasoline 2017-12-16 21:09

    Iran to reach stable status in gasoline production by Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN- Iran will reach a stable status in gasoline production once the second phase of Persian Gulf Star Refinery comes on stream, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh told IRNA on Saturday.

  • Tajikstan 2017-12-16 10:04

    Iran, Tajikistan sign MOU on customs co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and Tajikistan signed an MOU on customs cooperation at the place of the World Customs Organization (WCO) in Brussels, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • NUTEX 2017-12-16 10:04

    Tehran to host IRAN NUTEX 2018 in early Jan.

    TEHRAN- The 5th edition of International Exhibition on Nuts, Dried Fruit & related industries (IRAN NUTEX 2018) is to be held at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds from January 3 to 6, 2018, IRIB news reported.

  • 1st Iranian Industries Exhibition 2017-12-16 10:03

    Iraq’s Karbala to host Iran’s 1st exclusive expo in late Dec.

    TEHRAN- The 1st Iranian Industries Exhibition is to be held in Iraq-Holy Karbala from December 25 to 28, IRNA reported.

  • Chandelier 2017-12-16 10:00

    220 companies to attend intl. chandelier expo in Tehran

    TEHRAN- Some 220 Iranian and foreign companies will take part in the 25th International Exhibition of Chandeliers & Decorative Lights from December 24 to 26 in Tehran, IRIB news reported.

  • CNPC-Total 2017-12-16 00:37

    CNPC considers taking Iran’s South Pars project if Total leaves

    TEHRAN – China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) is weighing taking over Total’s stake in Iran’s South Pars gas field project if the French company leaves to avoid possible U.S. sanctions, Reuters reported citing industry sources.

  • OPEC’s 2017-12-16 00:36

    Iran’s November oil output at 3.818m bpd: OPEC

    TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on December 12, oil production in Iran stood at 3.818 million barrels per day (bpd) in November, falling 2000 bpd from 3.820 million bpd in October, based on secondary sources.

  • oil imports 2017-12-16 00:33

    S. Korea’s oil imports from Iran up 36% in 11 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- South Korea imported 17 million tons, or 372,890 barrels per day (bpd), of Iranian crude oil during the first 11 months of 2017, with 36.5 percent rise from 12.45 million tons over the same period last year, according to the customs data.

  • packing expo 2017-12-14 11:05

    Intl. printing, packing expo kicks off in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The 24th international exhibition of printing, packing and related machinery kicked off on Wednesday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground.

  • Iran-Oman 2017-12-13 20:24

    Iran, Oman to launch new shipping route

    TEHRAN – A new shipping route between Iran and Oman will be launched in late December.

  • Iran-China 2017-12-13 20:23

    Chinese private sector interested in Iran’s energy resources

    TEHRAN – China’s private sector is eager to meet its energy needs through Iranian energy resources, Shana quoted the head of China International Chamber of Commerce for the Private Sector as saying on Tuesday.

  • Iran-France 2017-12-13 20:21

    French company signs deal on Iran gas field study

    TEHRAN - French oil and gas consulting company Beicip-Franlab S.A. signed an agreement with Iran’s Research Institute of Petroleum Industry, also known as RIPI, for conducting studies to develop Homa gas field in southern Iran.

  • گازپروم 2017-12-13 18:47

    Gazprom inks agreement on Iran’s $4b gas project

    TEHRAN - Russia's energy giant Gazprom signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Iranian Oil Company to cooperate in the Iran LNG project which is estimated to cost $4 billion.

  • Iran Belarus 2017-12-13 10:10

    Tehran to host Iran-Belarus economic committee meeting

    TEHRAN – Tehran is scheduled to host the 14th Iran-Belarus joint economic committee meeting on January 22-23, 2018.

  • Autoneum 2017-12-13 01:21

    Swiss automotive company inks deal in Iran

    TEHRAN - Swiss Company Autoneum signed an exclusive license agreement with Iranian automotive supplier Ayegh Khodro Toos (AKT) to jointly produce and distribute components in Iran, Reuters reported citing the company.

  • Airbus 2017-12-12 19:24

    Iran eyes domestic finance for Airbus, Boeing purchases

    TEHRAN – Iran is considering the use of domestic finance for the purchase of Airbus and Boeing airplanes, Tasnim reported on Tuesday quoting an official with flag carrier Iran Air.

  • Iran-Pakistan Chamber 2017-12-12 10:10

    Iran-Pakistan commerce chamber inaugurated

    TEHRAN - Iran-Pakistan Joint Chamber of Commerce was officially opened in Tehran on Sunday, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture reported.

  • Pistachio 2017-12-11 20:26

    8-month pistachio exports exceeds $495m

    TEHRAN- Iran exported $495.827 million worth of pistachio during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-November 21), Tasnim reported on Monday citing customs 8-month data.

  • Iran-Korea SMEs 2017-12-11 20:24

    SMEs set to bolster Iran-Korea technology ties

    TEHRAN – Representatives from private sectors of Iran and South Korea signed 22 memorandums of understanding (MOUs) in Tehran on Sunday to expand cooperation in technology transfer areas.

  • Kirkuk oil 2017-12-10 20:14

    Tehran, Baghdad ink oil swap deal

    TEHRAN - Iran and Iraq have signed a deal to swap up to 60,000 barrels per day of crude produced from the northern Iraqi Kirkuk oilfield for Iranian oil.

  • تقدیم لایحه بودجه ۹۷ 2017-12-10 12:05

    Employment, environment take center stage in Iran's budget bill

    Rouhani submits $284b bill to Majlis

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani presented the administration’s draft of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1397, which starts on March 21, 2018, to the Majlis.

  • ETEC 2017-12-10 10:05

    Tehran to host intl. energy conservation conference

    TEHRAN –The 7th International Conference on Emerging Trends in Energy Conservation (ETEC) is scheduled to be held in Tehran on February 18-19, 2018.

  • Iran-Serbia 2017-12-10 10:02

    Iran, Serbia discuss boosting energy, trade ties

    TEHRAN- Iran and Serbia discussed expansion of relations in energy and trade sectors, IRIB reported on Saturday.

  • foreign trade 2017-12-10 10:01

    Iran’s trade surplus hits $29b in 2016: UNCTAD

    TEHRAN – Iran’s trade balance registered a $29 billion surplus in 2016, Tasnim reported on Friday citing the “2017 handbook of statistics” report published by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

  • SMEs 2017-12-09 10:00

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Supporting SMEs to raise production, employment 

    SMEs (small and medium-sized enterprises) are enterprises whose personnel numbers fall below certain limits. According to the European definition, SMEs are enterprises which employ fewer than 250 persons and which have an annual turnover not exceeding €50 million, and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding €43 million.

  • Handmade carpet exports 2017-12-08 20:33

    Handmade carpet exports at $221m

    TEHRAN- Iran exported $221 million worth of hand-woven carpets during the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-November 21, 2017), IRIB quoted Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran’s National Carpet Center, as saying.

  • Iran-Bulgaria 2017-12-08 20:32

    Bulgarian firm aims to build solar farm in Iran

    TEHRAN – Bulgarian Energy Company, Solar & Benefit, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the construction of a solar farm in Iran.