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  • Pakistan 2017-12-06 19:37

    Free trade agreement draft finalized between Iran, Pakistan

    TEHRAN- Iran and Pakistan finalized the draft of a much-awaited Free Trade Agreement (FTA), official sources told Business Recorder.

  • Iran-Hungary 2017-12-04 20:55

    Iran, Hungary explore expansion of trade, industry, energy ties

    TEHRAN – Following the visit of a high-ranking Hungarian trade delegation to Tehran, an Iran-Hungary business forum was held on Sunday during which the two sides signed three memorandums of understanding (MOUs) in various areas.

  • Iran-Turkey 2017-12-04 20:54

    Tehran calls on Turkish private sector for cooperation in energy projects

    TEHRAN - Iranian oil ministry invited Turkish private sector to participate in the country’s energy projects with an estimated investment of $100 billion, Daily Sabah reported on Sunday quoting an Iranian oil official.

  • Chabahar Free Trade Zone 2017-12-04 20:52

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Free trade zones still far from objectives

    Free trade zones, as defined by the World Bank, are small duty-free areas offering warehousing, storage, and distribution facilities for trade, transshipment, and re-export operations. 

  • United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) 2017-12-03 20:19

    Iranian private association joins UN’s ECOSOC

    TEHRAN- Federation of Iranian Food Associations became a member of United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the portal of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) reported on Sunday.

  • Hossein Salimi 2017-12-03 20:18

    CBI urged to counteract CAATSA

    TEHRAN- It is vital for the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) to take instant fundamental and managerial actions against the imposed Countering America's Adversaries through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) on the Islamic Republic, an official from Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) told Mehr news agency in an interview.

  • President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday inaugurated the first phase of Shahid Beheshti Port 2017-12-03 20:18

    Strategic Chabahar port development plan inaugurated

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday inaugurated the first phase of Shahid Beheshti Port, an extension to the strategic Chabahar Port on the Gulf of Oman, which more than triples its annual shipment capacity to 8.5 million tons.

  • Iran-Hyondai 2017-12-02 19:52

    Hyundai inks €720m rail deal in Iran

    TEHRAN - South Korean Hyundai Rotem signed a deal worth 720 million euro in Tehran on Saturday on building 450 railbuses in Iran.

  • TCCIMA 2017-12-01 20:38

    TCCIMA seeks stronger ties with Italy, Belgium

    TEHRAN – A delegation from Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) explored new avenues of cooperation with Italian and Belgian counterparts during the 2nd Iran-Italy business forum in Rome and Iran’s investment opportunities forum in Brussels.

  • Zanganeh 2017-12-01 20:38

    U.S. firms “main losers” of sanctions: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said U.S. energy firms are the main losers from the sanctions placed against his country.

  • Iran-oil 2017-11-29 19:54

    Iran oil price posts a weekly gain of 82 cents

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose 82 cents in the week ended on November 24 to settle at $62.08, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • OPEC 2017-11-28 20:12

    BY Ebrahim Fallahi

    What to expect from OPEC’s 173rd meeting

    In November 2016, OPEC nations joined hands with other oil producing countries like Russia, Mexico, Kazakhstan and Oman to rebalance an oversupplied oil market helping the prices surge from a dramatically low point.

  • Iran-CKTI 2017-11-28 20:11

    Iran, Kazakhstan, China, Turkmenistan to boost railway traffic along CKTI

    TEHRAN - Iran, Kazakhstan, China and Turkmenistan signed a protocol identifying operators for the organization of container trains on China-Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran (CKTI) route.

  • Chabahar 2017-11-28 19:56

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Chabahar under spotlight to boost Iran’s sea trade

    CHABAHAR- Lying on the coast of the Gulf of Oman in Iran’s southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan Province, Chabahar is the country’s only oceanic port and given its strategic location in the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC) development of the port is of high significance for Iran.

  • non-oil-trade 2017-11-27 19:16

    Non-oil trade up 8%, exports hit $28.5b

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s non-oil trade with foreign partners reached $60.907 billion during the first eight months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21- November 22), up $4.486 billion or 8 percent from the same period last year, IRIB news reported on Monday.

  • Turkey 2017-11-27 19:15

    Tehran, Ankara set $10b target for technical-engineering trade

    TEHRAN- Iran and Turkey aim to increase the value of trade in technical and engineering services sector to $10 billion per annum.

  • Iran-Turkey-Qatar 2017-11-27 19:15

    Iran, Turkey, Qatar ink transit co-op MOU

    TEHRAN – Iran signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Turkey and Qatar aimed at boosting trilateral transport and reducing related costs, IRIB news reported.

  • Sadeq Najafi 2017-11-26 12:20

    ISIPO’s new head appointed

    TEHRAN- Iranian Industry Minister Mohammad Shariatmadari appointed Sadeq Najafi as his deputy and the new head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO), IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Intellectual Property 2017-11-25 20:28

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Iran towards renewing intellectual property rights

    Iran has a specific focus on increasing economic growth rate and seeks the target via reducing its reliance on oil revenues, as well as fostering a knowledge-based economy which is believed to have a high positive impact on increasing domestic production.

  • Railway 2017-11-25 20:27

    Iranian railway development needs $28b investment: transport min.

    TEHRAN- Development of Iran’s railway requires $28 billion investment, Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi announced on Saturday.

  • SCI 2017-11-25 09:12

    Inflation rate stands at 8.4% in Iran: statistical center

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the eighth Iranian calendar month of Aban (November 21) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 8.4 percent.

  • Ship 2017-11-25 09:08

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    PTA a key to promote Iran’s competitiveness

    Preferential tariff refers to tariff favoring the products of one country preferential to another. Under a Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) the customs duties for selected imported goods are lower or totally eliminated.

  • Jahangiri 2017-11-24 21:44

    Iran plays leading role in making world energy policies

    TEHRAN- Addressing the 4th Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Summit in Bolivia, Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri stressed the role of Iran in making global energy policies, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • Iran-Austria 2017-11-22 18:18

    ICCIMA explores further avenues of co-op with Austria

    TEHRAN- In a Tuesday meeting between Austria’s minister for science, research, and economy and the visiting head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), the two sides discussed expansion of bilateral economic ties, IRNA reported.

  • crude steel 2017-11-22 18:18

    Iran’s monthly crude steel output up 24% yr/yr: WSA

    TEHRAN- Iran produced 1.98 million tons of crude steel during October 2017, with a 24.2 percent rise from 1.597 million tons in the same month last year, according to the World Steel Association (WSA).

  • oil export 2017-11-22 18:18

    Iran luring its Asian oil buyers by discounts

    TEHRAN- Iran is offering discounts to the Asian customers of its crude oil in a bid to retain them.

  • Rastad 2017-11-21 22:16

    Port in southeastern Iran soon operational costing $1 billion

    TEHRAN - The first phase of Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar, southeastern Iran, will be inaugurated by early December with an estimated investment of $1 billion.

  • Jahromi 2017-11-21 22:16

    Iranian IT min. at World Islamic Economic Forum

    EHRAN- 31st World Islamic Economic Forum (WIFE) started operation in Kuching, Malaysia, on Tuesday with participation of Iranian Minister of Communication and Information Technology Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi, IRNA reported.

  • Shahdaie 2017-11-21 22:15

    Iran courting new European buyers to maintain oil exports

    TEHRAN – Iran is negotiating with new European customers to expand its oil clienteles, Iranian Vice Oil Minister Marziyeh Shahdaie told Tasnim News Agency without further elaboration.

  • IEI 2017-11-20 20:53

    Iran Economic & Investment Opportunities Forum slated for Nov. 25

    TEHRAN – An international forum on Iran’s economic and investment opportunities is due to be held on November 25-28 at IRIB International Conference Center in Tehran.