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  • Do-Wintech 2018-02-04 09:01

    Do-Win Tech 2018 hosting 410 foreign, domestic companies

    TEHRAN- The 9h edition of Doors and Windows Technology International Exhibition (Do-Win Tech 2018) started operation on Friday with participation of 410 Iranian and foreign companies, IRNA reported.

  • ports 2018-02-04 08:40

    17 maritime, port projects to be inaugurated by Feb. 11

    TEHRAN - Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) of Iran plans to inaugurate 17 projects worth 4.305 trillion rials (about $94.8 million) by February 11, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Agriculture projects 2018-02-03 20:02

    Agriculture projects worth $1.2b to become operational

    TEHRAN – Some 3,511 new agriculture projects worth 54.4 trillion rials (about $1.2 billion) are scheduled to be inaugurated across the country on the occasion of the victory of Islamic Revolution (on February 1-11), ILNA reported on Saturday.

  • finance 2018-02-03 20:01

    Parliament permits $30b of foreign finance facilities as of Mar. 21

    TEHRAN- According to Iranian Parliament’s latest approval, the government will be allowed to use up to $30 billion of finance facilities during the next Iranian calendar year (starting March 21, 2018), ILNA reported.

  • IPO 2018-02-03 20:01

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Companies management should be revised in privatization

    Downsizing the government has been an economic agenda of the countries with a centrally planned economy in the recent century. 

  • Turkey 2018-02-02 21:36

    Turkey’s imports from Iran rise 59% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Increasing 59 percent, Iran’s exports to Turkey hit $7.49 billion in 2017, according to the latest report of Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat).

  • reserves 2018-02-02 21:35

    Iran holds 3b tons of Iron ore reserves: industry official

    TEHRAN – Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) put the country's iron ore reserves at 3 billion tons, IRIB news reported.

  • development-projects 2018-02-02 20:42

    Iran inaugurates development projects worth over $2.2b

    TEHRAN – Several development projects worth near 100 trillion rials (over $2.2 billion) were inaugurated during the trip of President Hassan Rouhani to Kerman Province in southeast of Iran on Thursday.

  • Qatar 2018-01-31 18:03

    Iran’s exports to Qatar rise 126% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports to Qatar increased 126 percent during the first nine months of the present Iranian calendar Year (ending on December 21, 2017), IRIB news quoted an official from Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) on Wednesday.

  •  budget bill outlines 2018-01-31 18:02

    Iranian parliament approves budget bill outlines

    TEHRAN- After approving the outlines of the government’s proposed budget for the next Iranian calendar year (starting on March 21, 2018) Iranian Parliament (Majlis) started investigating the bill in detail on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • industrial estates 2018-01-31 18:02

    261 new projects to be inaugurated in industrial estates

    TEHRAN – Some 261 new projects are planned to be inaugurated in industrial estates across the country on the occasion of Ten-Day Dawn (February 1-10, marking the victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution), IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • gas network 2018-01-31 18:02

    Over $1b to be allocated for joining rural areas to gas network

    TEHRAN – Iranian parliament (Majlis) has approved a bill to allocate 50 trillion rials (about $1.1 billion) for expanding the country’s gas network to new rural areas, IRNA reported.

  • Mir Ali Pouri-Hosseini 2018-01-31 18:02

    State-owned shares worth over $110m to be divested by late March

    TEHRAN- Transfer of the state-run shares to the private sector during the two-month period ending on the last day of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018) will reach 5 trillion rials (about $110.37 million), according to the head of Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO).

  • Solar farm 2018-01-31 18:02

    Iran plans to add 1GW solar, wind capacity to current 400MW in a year

    TEHRAN – Iranian deputy energy minister put the country’s current solar and wind farms capacity at 400 megawatts (MW) saying that the figure will increase to 1.4 gigawatts (GW) in the next Iranian calendar year (March 2018-March 2019).

  • DNV GL standards 2018-01-31 18:00

    Sanchi complies with all DNV GL standards

    TEHRAN- Kjell Olaisen, the director for technical support in Norway’s DNV GL (an international accredited registrar and classification society) said Iran’s Sanchi oil tanker, which sank on January 14, has complied with all standards of this society, Shana news agency reported.

  • Chris Cook 2018-01-31 12:22

    By Chris Cook

    EnergyCoin – smart subsidy

    A wise person once said: “You don't know what you've got until it's gone”. But the extraordinary scenes on Sunday in the Majlis in respect of Iran's budget due to the subsidy question reminded me of the converse saying: “You don't know what you haven't got until you see it”.

  • 2nd International Conference for Export Transportation and Logistics 2018-01-31 09:48

    Tehran to host intl. conference on export transportation, logistics

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 2nd International Conference for Export Transportation and Logistics will be held at the Tehran Permanent International Fairground on February 25, the portal pf Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported on Tuesday.

  • steel 2018-01-31 07:48

    Iran exports steel to 15 countries in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 6.37 million tons of steel worth $2.34 billion to 15 countries during the nine-month period ended on December 21, 2017.

  • Jobs 2018-01-30 20:54

    Small industries to offer 161,000 job opportunities in 4 years

    TEHRAN - The head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization said during the next four years 161,000 new job opportunities will be created in 20,000 small industrial unites across the country, IRIB news reported on Tuesday.

  • water, electricity projects 2018-01-30 20:53

    Over 5,000 water, electricity projects to be inaugurated

    TEHRAN – Some 5301 water and electricity projects are due to be inaugurated in Iran on the occasion of Ten-Day Dawn (February 1-10, marking the victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution), IRIB reported citing energy ministry’s news portal.

  • Mohammad Khazaie 2018-01-30 20:52

    Chinese direct investments in Iran rise 20% in almost 4 years

    TERHAN- Direct investments made by Chinese companies in Iran increased 20 percent during the period from March 2014 to late January 2018, Head of Organization for Investment, Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran Mohammad Khazaie announced.

  • IPO 2018-01-30 10:16

    Nearly $90m of state-owned shares divested in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) has transferred 4.054 trillion rials (about $89.59 million) worth of the state-run shares to the private sector during the ten-month period ended on January 20, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday.

  • auto conference 2018-01-30 10:16

    Tehran to host intl. automotive conference in mid-Feb.

    TEHRAN- The 5th Iran Automotive Industry International Conference (IAIIC) will be held in Milad Tower of Tehran on February 13 and 14, ISNA reported on Monday.

  • Valioallah Seif 2018-01-29 19:39

    Switzerland willing to expand banking ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- In a meeting with the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Valiollah Seif, the Swiss Ambassador to Tehran Marcos Lightner expressed his country’s eagerness for the expansion of banking ties with the Islamic Republic.

  • Oil price 2018-01-29 15:23

    Iranian light oil price settles near $69

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price fell 60 cents in the week ended on January 19 to settle at $68.81 per barrel, Shana reported on Sunday.

  • Auto part 2018-01-29 15:23

    Auto parts exports rise 10% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports of auto parts increased 10 percent during the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar year (ended December 21, 2017), an official from Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) announced.

  • capital market 2018-01-29 15:19

    Iran celebrates 50th anniversary of capital market establishment

    TEHRAN- In a ceremony on Sunday, Iran celebrates the 50th anniversary of establishing its capital market.

  • West Karoun 2018-01-29 15:19

    West Karoun’s output surpasses 300,000 bpd

    TEHRAN- Production from five oilfields of West Karoun region in southwestern Iran has reached 305,000 barrels per day (bpd), Shana reported on Sunday quoting Iranian oil minister.

  • Iran Finland 2018-01-29 15:19

    Finnish agricultural delegation due in Tehran in mid-Feb.

    TEHRAN – A Finnish agriculture delegation is due to visit Tehran in mid-February to discuss expansion of mutual ties in the industry, IRNA reported.

  • Crude steel 2018-01-28 19:31

    Crude steel exports up 80% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 4.614 million tons of crude steel during the nine-month period ended on December 21, with 80 percent rise from 2.565 million tons in the same period of time in the preceding year, Iranian Steel Producers Association announced.