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  • Gholamreza Manouchehri 2018-01-26 18:33

    Total’s activity in South Pars on schedule

    TEHRAN- France’s Total is working on development project of Iran’s South Pars gas field (shared with Qatar in the Persian Gulf) based on the schedule, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Deputy Director for Engineering and Development Gholamreza Manouchehri told ILNA.

  • IMF 2018-01-26 18:32

    Iran’s current account balance at $21.6b in 2017: IMF

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Iran’s current account balance stood at $21.603 billion in 2017.

  • Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) 2018-01-26 18:32

    Iran’s risk rating improves: OECD

    TERHAN- Iran’s rate in the country risk classification of the Participants to the Arrangement on Officially Supported Export Credits has improved to 5 in the latest report published by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).

  • Iran-Belarus 2018-01-24 20:18

    Iran, Belarus sign 8 economic co-op documents

    TEHRAN- Iranian and Belarussian industry ministers signed eight cooperation documents in various economic sectors, IRIB news reported on Wednesday.

  • reserves of foreign exchange and gold 2018-01-24 20:17

    Iran outstrips U.S. in gold, forex reserves: CIA

    TEHRAN- A document released on the website of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) shows that Iran outstrips the United States in terms of reserves of foreign exchange and gold.

  • Shahid Rajaie 2018-01-24 20:16

    21 global shipping lines return to Iran’s major port in post sanctions

    TEHRAN- Some 21 international shipping lines have returned to Iran’s southern port of Shahid Rajaie (in Hormozgan Province), after lifting of sanctions against the country in January 2016, according to a port and maritime official.

  • industrial estates 2018-01-23 20:11

    50 new industrial estates to be constructed in rural areas

    TEHRAN- Construction of 50 new industrial estates will be started in the rural areas in early February, the head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization announced.

  • Iran’s Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) 2018-01-23 20:10

    JICA to fund power plants rehabilitation project in Iran

    TEHRAN - Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is going to fund the rehabilitation project of Iranian thermal power plants, IRNA reported on Tuesday quoting an official at Iran’s Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH).

  • 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).