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  •  European Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner Phil Hogan 2017-11-07 18:49

    European agriculture, rural development commissioner due in Tehran

    TEHRAN- European Agriculture and Rural Development Commissioner Phil Hogan will enter Tehran on Friday on the head of a high-ranking delegation.

  • wheat shipments 2017-11-07 18:47

    India planning more wheat shipments to Afghanistan via Chabahar

    TEHRAN- India plans to send seven shipments of wheat to Afghanistan through Iran’s southeastern Chabahar Port by the end of January, Reuters reported.

  • Switzerland 2017-11-06 20:14

    Iran, Switzerland seek ease of banking ties

    TEHRAN- Iran and Switzerland are opening new avenues for developing easier banking transactions, Iranian Deputy Finance Minister Mohammad Khazaei told reporters after his Sunday meeting with Switzerland’s Vaud Economics Minister Philippe Leuba in Tehran, Shada news agency reported.

  • IMF 2017-11-06 20:13

    IMF forecasts $23.3b GDP growth for Iran in 2017

    TEHRAN- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook predicted that Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) will rise $23.3 billion to $427.7 billion in 2017.

  • South Pars platforms 2017-11-06 20:13

    Maintenance services completed at South Pars platforms

    TEHRAN- Maintenance services were completed at the platforms of Iran’s South Pars gas field in the Persian Gulf in a bid for stable production during the coming winter.

  • Steel 2017-11-05 20:03

    Iran expects record high in crude steel exports

    TEHRAN - Iran’s crude steel exports are expected to reach a record high of 8 million tons by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • Electricity 2017-11-05 20:02

    Electricity generation capacity rises by 193 MW

    TEHRAN - Electricity generation capacity in Iran has increased by 193 megawatts (MW) to 77,446 MW since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017), Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • foreign investment 2017-11-05 20:01

    $712m of foreign investment projects ratified

    TEHRAN - Organization for Investment, Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran (OIETAI) has approved 31 new foreign investment projects, worth $712 million.

  • IRAN Economic & Investment Opportunities Forum (IEIO 2017) 2017-11-05 09:54

    Iran to offer $35b of investment opportunities to foreigners in IEIO 2017

    TEHRAN- Above $35 billion of investment opportunities will be presented to foreign investors during IRAN Economic & Investment Opportunities Forum (IEIO 2017), which is to be held on November 25-28, IRIB news quoted the event’s executive secretary on Saturday.

  • 13th International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery and Vehicles, Mining, Building Material Machines and Natural Stone Industry (IranConMin 2017) 2017-11-04 20:07

    Intl. construction, mining expo underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN - The 13th International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery and Vehicles, Mining, Building Material Machines and Natural Stone Industry (IranConMin 2017) kicked off at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Saturday.

  • natural gas supply 2017-11-04 20:07

    Armenia seeking gas supply from Turkmenistan via Iran

    TEHRAN- Armenia has a trilateral agreement on natural gas supply from Turkmenistan via Iran on the agenda of discussions.

  • Chabahar 2017-11-04 20:06

    India-Afghanistan trade via Chabahar not against Pakistan

    TEHRAN- Pakistan’s Foreign Office said the country does not regard Iran, India and Afghanistan’s endeavor to use Iranian southeastern port of Chabahar for bilateral trade as an alliance against the country and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

  • Sattar Mahmoudi 2017-11-03 20:30

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran on verge of becoming electricity hub in region

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Energy Minister Sattar Mahmoudi said Iran aims to become an official power hub in the region as it is playing a crucial role in supplying electricity to its neighbors and beyond.

  • Germany 2017-11-03 20:27

    Iran-Germany 1st trade center inaugurated in Tehran

    TEHRAN- The first Iran-Germany trade center was opened in Tehran on Thursday under the supervision of Iran-Germany Joint Chamber of Commerce, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported.

  • Iraqi Minister of Planning Salman Al-Jumaili 2017-11-03 19:29

    Iraq sees Iran its significant trade partner

    TEHRAN- Iraqi Minister of Planning Salman Al-Jumaili said his country considers Iran as its significant trade partner.

  • Iran, Russia 2017-11-01 20:35

    Trade between Iran, Russia rise 70% in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran-Russia trade grew 70 percent during the past year, Iranian Finance Minister Masoud Karbasian announced after his meeting with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak in Tehran on Wednesday morning.

  • (NIOC) 2017-11-01 20:35

    Norway’s ORG to conduct study on Iranian oilfield in Caspian Sea

    TEHRAN- The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and the Norwegian Offshore Resource Group (ORG) inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation in conducting development studies on Sardar-e-Jangal oilfield and the exploratory blocks of 24, 26 and 29 in the Caspian Sea.

  • Rastad 2017-11-01 20:35

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Loading, unloading at Iranian ports up 16% in 7 months: PMO head

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of goods at ports of Iran rose 16 percent in the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20- October 22, 2017) in comparison with the same period in the preceding year, Managing Director of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) Mohammad Rastad told the Tehran Times in an interview on the sidelines of the 23rd Press Exhibition on Tuesday.

  • Iran oil export 2017-10-31 20:43

    Asia’s Sept. imports of Iranian oil highest in 6 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s four main Asian oil buyers increased their crude imports from the country in September to their highest level since March, boosted by a surge in purchases in China and South Korea, Reuters reported citing government and ship-tracking data.

  • Iran-S. Korea 2017-10-31 20:13

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran-S.Korea Joint Economic Committee meeting due in a month

    TEHRAN – South Korean Ambassador in Tehran Kim Seung-ho said Iran-South Korea Joint Economic Committee meeting is slated to be held within a month in Seoul.

  • IMIDRO 2017-10-31 20:13

    IMARC to present Iranian mining sector‘s finance, investment opportunities

    TEHRAN- Opportunities for finance and investment in Iran’s mining sector will be introduced in the International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) running in Australia’s Melbourne from October 30 to November 2.

  • Fallahi 2017-10-30 20:08

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    SEO aims to draw more global investors

    TEHRAN - One of Iran’s Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO)’s main goals is to attract more foreign investors to the country’s capital market through holding a series of international conferences to introduce this market, SEO Head Shapour Mohammadi told the Tehran Times in an interview on the sidelines of the 23rd Press Exhibition on Sunday.

  • 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.