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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Inflation 2017-09-28 00:16

    Inflation rate stands at 9.9% in Iran: CBI

    THRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the sixth Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (September 22) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 9.9 percent, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • Jaime García-Legaz 2017-09-27 09:54

    No restrictions to cooperate with Iran: CESCE head

    TEHRAN- Head of Compañía Española de Seguros de Crédito a la Exportación (CESCE), translated in English as the Spanish Export Credit Insurance Company, Jaime García-Legaz announced that his company has no restrictions to cooperate with Iran, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) quoted him as saying on Monday.

  • Tbilisi 2017-09-26 21:22

    Iranian delegation to embark for Georgia on Oct. 8

    TEHRAN- According to the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), the Iranian private body will dispatch its trade delegation to Georgia on October 8, 2017 to attend the 6th meeting of Iran-Georgia Economic Committee in Tbilisi.

  • Khoshrou 2017-09-26 19:01

    'With current oil prices, Iran is a haven for investors'

    TEHRAN – Saeid Khoshrou, director of international affairs at the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), said with oil prices near $60 per barrel Iran would be a great place for oil investment.

  • gas-condensate 2017-09-26 09:48

    Iranian condensate exports to Asia set to remain strong in Q4

    TEHRAN – Iranian gas condensate exports to Asia are expected to remain strong for the rest of the year as South Korea eyes 250,000 barrels per day (bpd) of South Pars condensate in Q4, Platts quoted two sources with close knowledge of Iran-South Korea term deals.

  • Nicholas Hopton 2017-09-25 20:46

    Pleased to see high profile projects with Iran: UK envoy

    TEHRAN – The ambassador of the UK to Tehran has expressed his satisfaction over signing economic deals with Iran.

  • NITC 2017-09-25 19:16

    NITC receives 2 certificates from DNV GL 

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) received two certificates from Norway’s DNV GL, an international accredited registrar and classification society, NITC’s Public Relations Department announced.

  • .IPCC-fair 2017-09-25 19:16

    Tehran to host paint, resin expo in early Oct.

    TEHRAN - The 17th International Paint, Resin, Coating, Composite and Plating Industries Fair (IPCC 2017) is due to be held on October 6-9 at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRIB news Reported.

  • wind farms 2017-09-25 19:16

    Korean company to invest in construction of 3 wind farms in Iran

    TERHAN- A South Korean company is to invest in construction of three wind farms in the south-eastern Iranian province of Sistan-Baluchestan, IRIB news reported on Sunday.

  • FDI 2017-09-24 19:23

    $14b of FDI absorbed after JCPOA implementation

    TEHRAN- “Iran could attract $14 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) after the implementation of its nuclear deal with the world powers- known as Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA)- in January 2016,” Iranian Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri announced at the 11th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Plastics, Rubber, Machinery and Equipment (Iran Plast 2017) on Sunday.

  • Cars 2017-09-24 19:23

    Passenger car imports to Iran rise 40% in 6 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran imported 44,000 passenger cars, worth $1.18 billion, in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2017), recording 40 percent rise in terms of value compared to the same period last year, Tasnim news agency quoted Head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) Mojtaba Khosrotaj on Sunday.

  • Bpifrance 2017-09-24 19:22

    French bank to grant €500m annually to projects in Iran

    Bpifrance, the country’s state investment bank, will finance investment projects of French companies in Iran from 2018, granting up to 500 million euros ($598 million) in annual credits, its CEO said in a newspaper interview on Sunday.