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  • NIOC 2017-10-27 18:10

    Belgian company in talks to liquefy Iranian gas on sea

    TEHRAN – Belgium's Exmar is in talks with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) to use its floating liquefied natural gas vessel for liquefaction and export of Iranian natural gas, Reuters reported.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-10-27 18:10

    Russian companies discussing $1.5b investment in Iran’s energy projects

    TEHRAN – Some renowned Russian companies are discussing cooperation for joint implementation of oil and gas projects worth $1.5 billion in Iran, Reuters reported quoting a Russian oil official.

  • Zamaninia 2017-10-27 18:09

    Iran expects to sign over $20b of energy deals in 2018

    TEHRAN - Amir Hossein Zamaninia, Iran’s deputy oil minister for international affairs, said the country is expected to sign over $20 billion worth of oil and gas deals in the next year.

  • Ship 2017-10-25 18:58

    China’s August imports of Iranian oil up 59%

    TEHRAN – China’s September oil imports from Iran increased 59 percent from the same month a year earlier, Reuters reported citing the country’s customs data.

  • South African Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu 2017-10-25 18:58

    S. Africa urges Iran to ease visa issuance for its businessmen

    TEHRAN- To stimulate an increase in bilateral trade between the two countries, South African Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu requested Iran to ease the visa requirements for South African business-people, BusinessReport reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Germany 2017-10-25 18:57

    Iran-Germany Joint Energy Committee convenes first meeting

    TEHRAN – The first Iran-Germany Joint Energy Committee meeting was held in Tehran on Tuesday, Shana reported.

  • Karbasian 2017-10-24 21:30

    Iran to export 10m tons of steel by Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN- Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization Mehdi Karbasian announced that Iran has exported more than four million tons of steel during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2018) and the figure will reach 10 million tons by the yearend (March 20, 2018).

  • Mansouri oil field 2017-10-24 21:29

    NIOC to sign 3 oilfield development deals soon

    TEHRAN – An official at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said on Tuesday that nominated companies for the development of three Iranian oilfields have been determined and the deals will probably be signed before the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), ISNA reported.

  • S. Africa 2017-10-24 21:29

    S. Africa potential exports hub for Iranian products: JCCI president

    TEHRAN- President of Johannesburg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Herman Breedt announced that South Africa can act as a hub for exports of Iranian products to other African countries, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported on Tuesday.

  • conference of Attracting Foreign Capital to Iran (2017) 2017-10-23 20:53

    BY: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    TSE moves to bridge foreign investment gap

    Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) hosted a conference on Sunday to attract more foreign capital via introducing foreigners to Iranian capital market and making Iranian firms aware of the pre-requisites for attraction of foreign investments such as financial transparency, compliance standards, feasibility studies, business plans, and risk ratings.

  • S.Africa 2017-10-23 20:47

    Iran, S. Africa pen document on economic, banking co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and South Africa signed a document on cooperation in banking, development and investment, biotechnology, nanotechnology, agriculture, transportation, fisheries, beekeeping and shipping, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Saeed Mohammadzadeh 2017-10-23 20:47

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Competitive advantage a key for railway development

    TEHRAN- Creation of competitive advantage is the key for railway development in Iran, according to Saeed Mohammadzadeh, the managing director of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI).

  • Iran-China 2017-10-22 18:51

    Iran-China trade turnover exceeds $24b in 8 months

    TEHRAN – The value of trade between Iran and China registered a 24 percent rise in the first eight month of 2017 to exceed $24 billion, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • سد 2017-10-22 18:50

    Korean companies to build dam in west of Iran

    TEHRAN- South Korea will construct a dam in west of Iran, South Korean Ambassador to Tehran Kim Seung told IRIB news in an exclusive interview.

  • Jahangiri 2017-10-22 09:33

    Iran-Turkey trade to hit $30b soon

    TEHRAN- Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed that through the all-out planning underway by the two countries the target of $30-billion bilateral trade will be achieved soon.

  • Iran-Europe 2017-10-21 20:09

    Trade between Iran, Europe rises 75% in 8 months y/y

    TEHRAN- Trade exchange between Iran and Europe increased 75 percent in the first eight month of 2017 from the same period last year, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • exports day 2017-10-21 20:08

    Iran sets $100b non-oil export target

    TEHRAN - First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri announced on Saturday that Iran’s annual non-oil exports currently stand at $47 billion and the country is hopeful that the figure will hit $100 billion per annum in the future, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • oil-price 2017-10-21 20:03

    Iranian light oil price at $54.81 in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price fell 50 cents in the week ended on October 13 to settle at $54.81 per barrel, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • FILE PHOTO -- U.S. President Donald Trump waves as walks on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington, U.S., from the G20 Summit in Hamburg, July 8, 2017. 2017-10-21 20:02

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Trump turns off Iran’s green light to U.S. firms

    Adopting a harsh new approach last week, Trump struck a blow against the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement- known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran-Ankara 2017-10-20 19:51

    Tehran, Ankara to trade in local currencies

    TEHRAN- In a move to increase bilateral trade, the central banks of Iran and Turkey signed a deal to trade in their local currencies.

  • Meshkinfam 2017-10-20 19:50

    South Pars development phases to be complete in 1.5 years

    TEHRAN- Development phases of Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be completed within one and half years, according to Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.

  • Iran-Turkey 2017-10-20 19:49

    Iranian, Turkish ministers discuss major transport ties

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Turkish Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan conferred on major mutual transportation ties, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • France 2017-10-18 19:32

    Iranian, French water associations sign co-op MOU in water sector

    TEHRAN- Iran Association of Water and Wastewater Experts (IAWWE) and L'Association Internationale de L'Eau (IWA) signed an agreement on the sidelines of the 13th Iran International Water and Wastewater Exhibition (Watex 2017) in Tehran, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Italy 2017-10-18 19:30

    Iran, Italy ink MOU on flare gas recovery

    TEHRAN - The Italian power engineering company Ansaldo Energia signed a memorandum of understanding with some subsidiaries of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) for cooperation on flare gas recovery, Shana reported on Wednesday.

  •  Patrick Pouyanne 2017-10-18 19:28

    Total sticks with Iran deal if U.S. imposes sanctions: CEO

    TEHRAN - Total Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanne said his company will go ahead with Iran deal if the United States decides to impose unilateral sanctions on Teheran.

  • Mokran Solar Farm 2017-10-18 19:27

    Norway inks €2.5b deal to build solar farm in Iran

    TEHRAN – A Norwegian company called Saga Energy has signed a €2.5 billion ($2.94 billion) deal with Iran’s state-owned Amin Energy Developers to build solar power plants in Iran, Reuters reported citing the company’s directors.

  • GDP 2017-10-17 19:47

    Non-oil GDP growth at 7% in 6 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Tuesday that the country’s non-oil gross domestic product grew by seven percent during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22, 2017), IRIB news reported.

  • condensate exports 2017-10-17 19:47

    Iran plans to boost condensate exports in Nov.

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to boost gas condensate exports by one percent in November from a five-month low in October, a source with knowledge of the country's preliminary tanker schedule announced.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-17 19:46

    Trump should let U.S. oil companies do business in Iran: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said that U.S. President Donald Trump should allow American oil companies to do business in Iran, IRNA reported.

  • Solar farm 2017-10-17 18:15

    Austria to construct solar farms in Iran

    TEHRAN- According to an agreement signed between Fars Province Investment Services Center, the Austrian Solar & Benefit Corporation will construct four solar farms in the southwest Iranian province of Fars, IRNA reported on Tuesday.