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  • TEDPIX 2018-02-20 21:18

    Stock market index sinks 669 points in a month

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) lost 669 points, or 0.7 percent, to 98,148 in the tenth Iranian calendar month Bahman (January 21-February 19), Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • International Exhibition of Renewable Energy and Energy 2018-02-20 18:55

    Intl. renewable energy exhibition to kick off on Feb. 21

    TEHRAN – Tehran is going to be hosting the 10th International Exhibition of Renewable Energy and Energy Saving on February 21-24, ISNA reported.

  • Transit 2018-02-20 18:54

    Iran’s 10-month transit income up 20% on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s income from transit of goods increased 20 percent in the ten-month period ended on January 20, 2018, compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to an official at Trade Promotion Organization (TPO).

  • Permanent expo of Iranian products to be inaugurated in Almaty 2018-02-18 20:13

    Permanent expo of Iranian products to be inaugurated in Almaty

    TEHRAN- A permanent exhibition and trade center for Iranian products is due to be inaugurated in Kazakhstan’s Almaty, the portal of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.

  • Iran’s oil industry 2018-02-18 20:12

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    West Karoun: fields with promise for Iran’s oil industry

    In the last few years, especially after the implementation of the nuclear deal (known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Actions or JCPOA), Iran’s oil industry has been strongly focused on developing joint oil and gas fields, aiming to increase the seven-percent share of such fields in the country’s oil production.

  • Iran and EU flag 2018-02-17 19:54

    Trade between Iran, EU grows 53% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Iran-European Union trade in 2017 increased by 53 percent in comparison with the year before, according to European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • Iran-India 2018-02-17 19:52

    Agreements signed to boost economic, agricultural, development co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and India inked several cooperation agreements on economy, agriculture, and development in New Delhi and in the presence of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, Iranian presidential website reported.

  • Shares 2018-02-17 19:50

    Over $146m of state-owned shares divested since last Mar.

    TERHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) has transferred 6.849 trillion rials (about $146.06 million) worth of the state-run shares to the private sector since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Saratov Region 2018-02-17 09:39

    Iranian market in Russia’s Volga region to be established

    TERHAN- Experts believe that establishment of an Iranian market in Russia’s Volga region can ease Iran’s entrance to Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), Russian Viewer reported.

  • Maros Sefcovic 2018-02-17 09:37

    EU ready to negotiate Iran’s joining SGC initiative

    TEHRAN – European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic said EU is ready to discuss Iran’s joining to the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) with all partners of the project, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • Rouhani 2018-02-16 21:41

    India allows investment in rupees in Iran

    TEHRAN-Indian government sources have said that New Delhi has recently allowed investment in Indian rupees in Iran, the Again Age reported on Friday.

  • Forex 2018-02-14 19:46

    Cabinet approves plan for controlling forex market

    TEHRAN- Iranian cabinet, on a Wednesday meeting headed by President Hassan Ruohani, approved the Central Bank of Iran(CBI)’s suggested plans and measures to be taken for controlling domestic foreign exchange market, IRNA reported.

  • Petchem 2018-02-14 19:44

    Petrochemical exports at over $9.6b in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported more than 18.588 million tons of petrochemical products worth $9.69 billion in the ten-month period ended on January 20, 2018, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Direct-investment 2018-02-14 19:44

    Post-JCPOA FDI in Iranian industry hits $9.7b

    TEHRAN - Iranian industry, mining and trade minister said $9.7 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) has been attracted to the country’s industry, mining and trade sectors since the implementation of the nuclear deal, known as JCPOA in January 2016.

  • Rastad 2018-02-13 20:59

    Containerization in need of investments

    TEHRAN- Iran owns 229 container ships, which contributes to 1.1 percent of the global capacity, but containerization is in dire need of attracting investments, Mohammad Rastad, head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (IPO), stated.

  • Pascal Felten 2018-02-13 20:57

    Renault’s investment in Iran to hit €800m

    TEHRAN – French automaker Renault is going to expand activities in Iran, boosting its total investments in the country to €800 million, IRNA reported quoting the company’s director for MENA region.

  • heavy crude price 2018-02-13 20:57

    Iran’s heavy crude price jumps 8.2% in January

    TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on February 12, Iran’s heavy oil price reached $65.85 in January, an increase of $4.98 or 8.2 percent from $60.87 in December.

  •  oil swap 2018-02-12 20:44

    Iraq says oil swap with Iran to start this month

    TEHRAN - Iraq is going to start sending 60,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil from the northern Kirkuk fields to Iran this month, Kirkuk’s governor told Reuters at a conference for the reconstruction of Iraq being held in Kuwait on Monday.

  • Sukhoi Superjet 100 2018-02-12 20:44

    Iranian airlines examining Russian Sukhoi superjet for possible purchase

    TEHRAN- A Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 landed on Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport on Monday morning and was examined by Iranian aviation experts deciding about its future purchase, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Farzad B 2018-02-12 20:43

    Iran, India to discuss development of Farzad B gas field this week

    TEHRAN- India’s contribution to the development of Iran’s Farzad B gas field in the Persian Gulf is among the issues to be discussed between the two countries during the trip of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to India this week, according to the Indian media.

  • agricultural sector 2018-02-11 17:49

    Annual growth in agricultural sector projected to hit 3.8%

    TEHRAN- According to the predictions made by Iranian Agriculture Ministry and the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), domestic agriculture sector’s value added by the end of the current Iranian calendar year 1396 (March 20, 2018), according to the fixed prices of the base year 1390 (ended on March 19, 2012), is planned to reach 450 trillion rials (about $9.5 billion), showing 3.8 percent annual growth.

  • CBI 2018-02-11 17:48

    CBI opens 5 new foreign bank accounts

    TEHRAN- Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has opened accounts in five new foreign banks in different countries in the recent months, IRNA reported.

  • liquefied petroleum gas 2018-02-11 17:48

    Iran’s January LPG export highest since sanctions removal

    TEHRAN- Iran’s export of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in January 2018 hit the highest amount since removal of the West-led sanctions against the country in January 2016, according to the data released by shipping sources in last week.

  • Saffron 2018-02-09 18:02

    Saffron exports increase 33% in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports of saffron increased 33 percent during the ten months ended on January 20, 2018, vice chairman of Iran’s Saffron National Council told Mehr news agency on Friday.

  • gas exports 2018-02-09 18:02

    Starting gas export to Oman not in next year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s gas export to Oman will not start in the next Iranian calendar year (beginning on March 21, 2018), National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Managing Director Ali Kardor announced.

  • Joffrey Celestin-Urbain 2018-02-09 18:01

    France spurs its companies to Iran business despite JCPOA limbo

    TEHRAN- France encourages its companies to keep doing business in Iran in spite of objections raised by U.S. President Donald Trump over the landmark 2015 nuclear deal- known as the joint comprehensive plan of action (JCPOA), director of bilateral relations at the French Finance Ministry told a Euromoney Iran conference on Thursday.

  • industrial 2018-02-08 13:43

    Above 4,600 industrial projects inaugurated in Iran during 10 months

    TEHRAN- During the ten-month period ended on January 20, 2018, some 4,616 industrial projects have been inaugurated in Iran, IRNA quoted the deputy industry minister on Wednesday.

  • Cars 2018-02-07 19:44

    4 new cars co-produced with foreign companies to enter Iran’s market

    TEHRAN – In collaboration with foreign companies, Iranian carmakers are going to introduce four new passenger car models into the country’s market during the next Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018- March 20, 2019), according to an industry official.

  • Farzaneh Sharafbafi 2018-02-07 19:43

    Iran Air to receive 14 new planes in a year starting from March

    TEHRAN- Iran’s flag carrier Iran Air will add at least 14 new airplanes to its fleet in the next Iranian calendar year (which starts on March 21), according to the company’s CEO.

  • Euromoney 2018-02-07 19:41

    Paris to host Euromoney Iran Conference

    TEHRAN – Co-hosted by Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the second round of Euromoney Iran Conference will kick off in the France’s capital on Thursday, IRNA reported.