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  • SPGC 2018-07-21 18:06

    SPGC injects 39bcm of gas to national network in a quarter

    TEHRAN- South Pars Gas Complex (SPGC) injected 39 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas to Iran’s national gas distribution network in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), Shana news agency reported.

  • energy loses 2018-07-21 18:06

    Over $1.7b needed for reducing electricity losses by 3%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Energy Ministry needs about 75 trillion rials (near $1.724 billion) to reduce the power transmission and distribution losses at the country’s grids by three percent, IRNA reported on Saturday quoting an official at the Energy Ministry.

  • Iran China India 2018-07-21 13:19

    China, India say trade with Iran unfazed by U.S. sanctions

    Beijing consistently opposes policies of unilateral sanctions and intends to continue its trade cooperation with Iran under its international commitments, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Copper 2018-07-21 09:44

    Copper cathode, anode output increase above 50% in spring

    TEHRAN- Production of copper cathode and anode in Iran rose 50 percent and 56 percent respectively in spring (March 21- June 22, 2018), in comparison with the same season in the preceding year, IRNA reported.

  • meshkinfam 2018-07-21 09:44

    South Pars daily gas output to rise 84mcm by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Daily production of gas in Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be increased by 84 million cubic meters (mcm) by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), according to the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.

  • freeway 2018-07-21 09:40

    Construction of 7,800km of freeways underway in Iran

    TEHRAN- Some 7,800 kilometers of freeways are under construction through 16 projects in Iran, according to Deputy Transport Minister Kheirollah Khademi.

  • Isabela De Monte 2018-07-21 09:36

    EU to back European companies’ cooperation with Iran: Italian MP

    TEHRAN-Italian Member of Parliament Isabela De Monte announced that the European Union will support European companies who are doing trade with Iran against the snap back of unilateral U.S. sanctions on the Islamic country, reported on Thursday.

  • Exhibitions 2018-07-21 09:29

    Tehran hosting 2 intl. exhibitions

    TEHRAN- The 10th edition of International Iran Stone Exhibition (IRSE 2018) and the 7th International Exhibition of Elevator Industry, Escalators, Elevating Conveyors, Spare parts and Equipment became operational at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Thursday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran 2018-07-20 21:37

    S. Korea dispatches delegation to U.S. to discuss waiver over Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN – South Korea sent an inter-agency delegation, headed by Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon, to Washington D.C. for discussing waiver over Iranian sanctions.

  • World Road Transport Organization (IRU) 2018-07-19 11:30

    IRICA, IRU discuss easing transit between Iran, Europe

    TEHRAN- In a meeting between head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) Foroud Asgari and secretary general at World Road Transport Organization (IRU) Umberto de Pretto, the two sides discussed easing transit of goods between Iran and Europe, IRIB reported on Wednesday.

  • Director of the Department for International Trade at the British Embassy in Tehran Keith Wellings 2018-07-19 11:27

    Britain seeking finest solutions to expand trade ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Director of the Department for International Trade at the British Embassy in Tehran Keith Wellings told IRNA on Wednesday that his country is looking for the best options to improve its ties with Iran in the framework of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Tehran 2018-07-19 11:25

    Tehran collects 58% of Iran’s tax revenues in a year

    TEHRAN- Some 58% of Iran’s tax revenues was collected in Tehran Province during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2018), director general of Tehran’s Tax Department announced.

  • power 2018-07-19 11:25

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    The reason for Iran’s power outages: exports or infrastructure?

    Since starting of the summer, an intense heat-wave has been blanketing over most of the cities of Iran, leading to an over-usage of airconditioning appliances and a significant jump in electricity consumption among the household consumers. The situation has led to a series of daily power outages across the country which has affected many businesses and people adversely.

  • no 2018-07-18 10:05

    Prices of imported goods not allowed to be increased above 17%

    TEHRAN- Managing director of Iran Chamber of Guilds announced that each business unit is permitted to increase the prices of imported goods between seven to 17 percent, Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Iranian products 2018-07-18 10:04

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IME laying a proper ground to support Iranian products

    The current Iranian calendar year has been named as the year of ‘support for Iranian products’ by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • Aliminum 2018-07-18 09:55

    Aluminum production by major companies rises 11% in 3 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s major aluminum producers produced 91,379 tons of aluminum during the three-month period from March 21 to June 21, which shows 11 percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Jahangiri 2018-07-17 21:04

    U.S. plans for wiping Iranian oil is an illusion: VP

    TEHRAN - Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Monday that The U.S.’s attempts for halting Iranian oil exports to the world markets is an illusion, Shana news agency reported.

  • customs 2018-07-17 09:46

    Iran signs MOUs with Azerbaijan, Nakhchivan on customs co-op

    Tehran - The Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Azerbaijan Republic and Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic for facilitating and promoting bilateral trade.

  • Units 2018-07-17 09:45

    201 industrial units resume activity in 3 months

    TEHRAN- Through supportive measures taken by the government, some 201 industrial units that had stopped their activity resumed their operation during the first quarter of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), Iranian deputy industry minister announced.

  • Steel 2018-07-17 09:44

    Major steel producers’ output rises 17% in a quarter on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s major steel producers produced 4.849 million tons of crude steel during the first quarter of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), with 17-percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported on Monday based on the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Ali Rabiee 2018-07-17 09:43

    $15.2b to be granted to job creation

    TEHRAN- Some 654 trillion rials (about %15.2 billion) is predicted to be allocated for job creation by the end of the present Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), Iranian Minister of Labor and Welfare Ali Rabiee announced on Monday.

  • Zanganeh 2018-07-16 21:15

    Iran warns OPEC, Saudi on violating output-cap agreement

    TEHRAN - Iranian oil minister has written separate letters to OPEC President Suhail Al Mazrouei and his Saudi Arabian counterpart warning about the consequences of raising oil production above the allowed targets.

  • wheat 2018-07-15 18:05

    No need for wheat imports

    TEHRAN- The managing director of Government Trading Corporation of Iran announced on Sunday that according to the implemented plan, Iran is self-sufficient in production of wheat and level of wheat imports will remain zero during the present Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2019), as it did in the preceding year.

  • SMEs 2018-07-15 18:05

    36 Iranian SMEs attract $2.3b of foreign investments in a year

    TEHRAN- Some 36 Iranian small and medium-sized entrepreneurs (SMEs) attracted above $2.3 billion of foreign investments during the previous Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended on March 20, 2018), Managing Director of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) Sadeq Najafi told IRNA on Sunday.

  • gas network 2018-07-15 18:05

    Over 73% of rural areas connected to gas network in 3 months

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)'s Gas Distribution Director Saeid Momeni said 73.6 percent of the country’s rural areas have been connected to the national gas network by the end of the current Iranian calendar year’s first quarter (June 21).

  • TEDPIX 2018-07-15 18:05

    Stock market index rises 13.7% since March

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) has risen 13.7 percent to hit 109.505 points since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • ICCIMA 2018-07-15 09:39

    Private sector welcomes secondary forex market

    TEHRAN- Establishment of secondary foreign exchange market was one of the main demands of private sector and now that this market is set up private sector welcomes its activity, according to the chairman of Exports Committee of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA).

  • Seif 2018-07-15 09:37

    Annual investment making rises 4.1%

    TEHRAN- Investment making in Iran rose 4.1 percent during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2018), Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Valiollah Sief announced.

  • Tax income 2018-07-15 09:21

    Tax income increases 14% in a year

    TEHRAN- According to the latest data released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), tax income rose 14.1 percent during the last Iranian calendar year (March 2017- March 2018) to reach 1.15 quadrillion rials (about $26.6 billion), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • India 2018-07-15 09:18

    Iranian bank gets green light to open branch in Mumbai

    TEHRAN – India has approved a proposal from Iran’s Bank Pasargad to open a branch in Mumbai, Indian Express reported on Saturday.