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  • Expo Pakistan 2017 2017-11-14 20:07

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Lack of banking channel main barrier for Iran-Pakistan trade

    KARACHI- The value of trade between Iran and Pakistan stood at near $1.2 billion in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017) increasing from $861 million in its previous year and the figure is planned to increase also in the current year.

  • 2nd Iran International Meat Exhibition 2017-11-13 21:04

    15 countries participating in Meatex 2017 in Tehran

    TEHRAN- The 2nd Iran International Meat Exhibition (Meatex 2017) started operation with participation of companies from 15 countries in Tehran on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • South-Azadegan 2017-11-13 21:03

    S. Azadegan oil output set to hit 100k bpd by late-Nov.

    TEHRAN – Crude oil production from Iran’s South Azadegan oil field is set to cross 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) by the end of current Iranian calendar month (which ends on November 21), head of the field’s development project was quoted as saying by Shana on Monday.

  • EXPO Pakistan1 2017-11-13 20:11

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Expo Pakistan aims to strengthen trade with Iran

    KARACHI- Expo Pakistan is the biggest trade fair in Pakistan, showcasing the largest collection of export merchandise and services. Foreign exhibitors from neighboring countries also use this platform to display their products.

  • SBC 2017-11-12 19:59

    S. Korean corp. to hold economic-industrial forum in Tehran

    TEHRAN - South Korea’s Small & Medium Business Corporation (SBC) is to hold an economic-industrial forum in Tehran to boost ties with Iranian businesspeople, the portal of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) reported on Sunday.

  • refinery 2017-11-12 19:57

    Iranian light crude breaks $60 mark

    TEHRAN – The price of Iran’s light crude oil in the week ended on November 3 rose $2.59 to stand at $60.04 per barrel, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • 17th International Exhibition of Household Appliances 2017-11-11 20:30

    Tehran intl. home appliance expo to host 430 companies

    TEHRAN- The 17th International Exhibition of Household Appliances is due to be held from 23 to 26 November at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRIB reported.

  • Iran-EU Agri-Food Business Forum 2017-11-11 20:28

    Bright future for Iran-EU economic co-op

    TEHRAN - Phil Hogan, European Union commissioner for agriculture and rural development, has predicted a bright future for economic cooperation between Iran and the European Union, particularly in food and agriculture sectors.

  • Es’haq Jahangiri 2017-11-11 20:27

    Jahangiri to attend GECF meeting in Bolivia

    TEHRAN – First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri has confirmed his attendance to the 4th meeting of Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) which is due to be held from November 21 to 24 in the Bolivian city of Santa Cruz, Tasnim reported.

  • بازدید مهدی کرباسیان معاون وزیر نفت از خبرگزاری مهر 2017-11-10 19:37

    Iran’s mining sector projected to attract $50b by 2025

    TEHRAN - Iran plans to attract $50 billion of investments in its mining sector by 2025, head of the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) said.

  • Container Ship 2017-11-10 19:35

    Iran-U.S. trade at $140m in 9 months

    TEHRAN - Trade between Iran and the U.S. stood at $140 million from January to September 2017, according to the latest report released by American Statistical Association (ASA).

  • Ship 2017-11-10 19:31

    NIOC, Pertamina to discuss renewing LPG contract

    TEHRAN – The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) is due to discuss the renewal of its LPG export contract with Indonesia’s state-run Pertamina next week, Platts reported quoting a source familiar with the matter.

  • گفتگوی مهر با مسعود خوانساری رئیس اتاق بازرگانی تهران 2017-11-07 18:54

    Iranian trade delegation due in Belgium in late Nov.

    TEHRAN – An Iranian trade delegation is due to visit Belgium on November 29 and 30 to present Iranian investment projects for Belgian counterparts, IRIB reported on Tuesday quoting chairman of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) as saying.

  •  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.

  • 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.