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  • natural gas reserves 2017-10-11 21:35

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran’s gas exports: potentials and challenges

    Although Iran ranks first in the world in terms of natural gas reserves - according to the BP Statistical Review of World Energy, the country holds around 18 percent of total proven natural gas reserves globally-, when it comes to exports, it has a long way to the top of the list of gas exporting countries.

  • JETRO 2017-10-11 19:04

    Expansion of trade ties discussed between Iran, Japan

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Industry Minister Mojtaba Khosrotaj and a top official from Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) conferred on developing mutual trade bonds in Tehran, the official website of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) reported on Wednesday.

  • IMF 2017-10-11 19:03

    IMF sees Iran’s GDP growth at 3.8% in 2018

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest World Economic Outlook titled “Seeking Sustainable Growth: Short-Term Recovery, Long-Term Challenges” predicted a 3.8 percent real GDP growth for Iran in 2018, rising from 3.5 percent in 2017.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-10 21:09

    Iran announces $5b investment to boost oil output

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said a package of investment to the tune of $5 billion has been prepared aiming to boost the country’s oil output within the next two years.

  • oil exports 2017-10-10 21:08

    Iran boosts oil exports in sales battle with Saudis

    TEHRAN – Iran’s crude oil exports to key markets like China were boosted in September while shipments from rival Saudi Arabia lowered, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

  • Trump-Iran 2017-10-10 21:06

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Europe’s business interest can shield JCPOA

    U.S. President Donald Trump plans to “decertify” the Iran nuclear deal - known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) - by an October 15 deadline, as he claims that Iran has not “lived up” to the spirit of the deal.

  • Tunisia 2017-10-10 09:26

    Forum of Iran’s trade opportunity in Tunisia held

    TEHRAN- The forum of Iran’s trade opportunities in Tunisia was held at the place of Iranian Ministry of Industry on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • kharg 2017-10-10 09:23

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    NITC returning to European markets

    KHARG- Kharg, a strategic island in Iran’s territorial waters in the Persian Gulf, is of high economic significance for the country as it is home to Iran’s biggest oil export terminal, accounting for about 98 percent of the country’s crude exports. The T-Jetty in the southeast of the island can berth VLCCs (very large crude carriers).

  • IMIDRO 2017-10-09 20:28

    Iran, Czech Republic sign MOU on mineral co-op

    TEHRAN- The Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) signed a memorandum of understanding on mineral cooperation and exchange of technological data and knowledge with Czech Ministry of Industry and Trade, the official website of IMIDRO reported on Monday.

  • ایران جمهوری چک 2017-10-08 19:17

    Czech to transfer tech knowhow to Iran

    TEHRAN- Czech Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Eduard Muricky announced that his country will transfer technological knowledge and experiences to Iran during the third round of Iran-Czech joint industrial task force, IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan 2017-10-08 19:17

    $12b in finance to be finalized for transport projects

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced that allocation of $12 billion of finance is to be finalized for being used in transport and urban development projects, ILNA quoted the official as saying on Sunday.

  • Dr. Hossein Mirshojaeian, the deputy finance and economic affairs minister 2017-10-08 19:11

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran's doing business index to improve

    In its latest report on easing doing business index, the World Bank has put Iran at the position of 120 among 190 countries.

  • Petchem 2017-10-08 09:25

    Petchem output up 5% in H1 yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Petrochemical production in Iran rose five percent during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) compared to the first half of the past year, according to Ali-Mohammad Bossaqzadeh, the production control director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Iran-Mexico 2017-10-07 20:56

    Iran-Mexico business forum slated for mid Oct.

    TEHRAN – An Iran-Mexico business forum is due to be held on October 15 at Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) building in Tehran.

  • Abbas Ghorbanalibeik 2017-10-07 20:36

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Tehran-Mashhad railway electrification should be first priority

    Abbas Ghorbanalibeik, the first director in the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) appointed in 2006 to initiate railway electrification in the country, believes that the first electrification of railway line from Tehran to Mashhad should be conducted in Iran as soon as possible so that we can expand this system to the other lines after that.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-06 19:17

    OPEC compliance with cut deal exceeds 100% in Sept.: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said that OPEC members’ compliance with OPEC, non-OPEC deal to cut oil output slightly exceeded 100 percent in September, Reuters reported citing RIA news agency.

  • Karen Karapetyan 2017-10-06 19:17

    Yerevan finishing establishment of FEZ on Iranian border

    TEHRAN- Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan announced that Armenia is completing the establishment of a free economic zone on the border with Iran, ARKA news agency quoted him addressing the opening of the second Eurasian Partnership international forum in Yerevan.

  • Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds 2017-10-06 19:16

    Tehran industry expo hosting 930 companies

    TEHRAN – The 17th edition of Tehran International Industry Exhibition kicked off at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Friday, IRIB news reported.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-05 15:05

    No objection among OPEC nations for extending cuts: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Wednesday he saw no objection within OPEC to extending the deal for cutting oil output.

  • Iran-Lukoil 2017-10-05 15:04

    NIOC, Lukoil ink 2 MOUs on geological prospecting

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Russia’s Lukoil signed two memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on Tuesday for conducting geological prospecting on Caspian Sea’s potential oil fields, Shana reported.

  • Helga 2017-10-05 14:59

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Europe-Iran Forum’s message to Trump

    The 4th Europe-Iran Forum (EIF) was held amid U.S. President Donald Trump claiming that he may decertify in October the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and world powers under the pretext that the Islamic Republic has not been abiding by its commitments.

  • non-oil 2017-10-04 08:23

    Iran’s H1 non-oil trade up 6% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil trade during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) hit $44.139 billion, a six percent rise from $41.674 billion in the same time span of the past year, Tasnim reported citing Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • TCCIMA 2017-10-03 20:14

    TCCIMA opens office in London

    TEHRAN – In a ceremony on Monday, Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) inaugurated its office in London, the TCCIMA portal reported.

  • Patrick Pouyanné 2017-10-03 20:12

    Total adheres to Iran gas field deal opposing Trump threats

    TEHRAN – Total’s Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanné said his company plans to continue developing Iran’s South Pars gas field despite the U.S. threats to blow the nuclear deal.

  • WEF 2017-10-03 09:25

    Iran’s position in WEF's competitiveness ranking notches up

    TEHRAN- According to “The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–18”, published by the World Economic Forum (WEF), Iran’s competitiveness index has improved seven places from its previous rank in the preceding year, IRIB news reported on Monday.

  • Yves-Thibault De Silguy 2017-10-02 20:24

    By: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    JCPOA shall continue to stand: MEDEF VP

    Iran’s nuclear deal, officially called the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), opened gateways for European countries to boost their trade ties with Iran finding a share in its untouched lucrative market. Being implemented in mid-January 2016, JCPOA made European countries race to front of queue to enter various economic sectors in Iran.

  • Iran-oil 2017-10-02 08:55

    Iran’s oil output up 20,000 bpd in September

    TEHRAN – Iranian crude oil production increased by 20,000 barrels per day (bpd) in September from its previous month.

  • Farzaneh Sharafbafi 2017-10-01 20:55

    Iran to expand regional flights deploying new ATR planes

    TEHRAN- The CEO of Iran’s national flag-carrier Iran Air said Iran will utilize the newly received ATR passenger jets purchased from the European plane maker ATR to expand regional flights, IRIB news reported.

  • عبدی 2017-10-01 20:54

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Renewables spurring foreign investment

    Clean energy is under the spotlight in Iran as the oil and gas rich country also enjoys some advantageous geographical and climate condition to benefit from renewable sources of energy.

  • Stock 2017-09-28 18:31

    Stock market index rises 4.2% in a month

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 3.459 points or 4.2 percent to 85,832 in the sixth Iranian calendar month Shahrivar (August 23-Septemebr 22), Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.