View All
  • Pertamina 2018-05-08 21:34

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Indonesia’s Pertamina considers Iran a priority in region

    TEHRAN - Indonesia’s state-run oil and gas company Pertamina sees cooperation with Iran as a priority for its activities in the region, Junizar Harman Dipodiwirjo, a field manager at Pertamina, said in an exclusive interview with the Tehran Times.

  • Dalic 2018-05-08 21:32

    Croatian National Bank to facilitate banking ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Croatian National Bank has called all the country’ banks to remove existing barriers on the way to expand banking ties with Iran, the visiting Croatian Deputy Prime Minister Martina Dalic announced addressing Iran-Croatia Business Forum in Tehran, on Tuesday, IRIB news reported.

  • Georgian First Vice Prime Minister Dimitry Kumsishvil 2018-05-08 21:32

    Tehran, Tbilisi emphasize expansion of banking ties

    TEHRAN- Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Masoud Karbasian and Georgian First Vice Prime Minister Dimitry Kumsishvili, in a meeting in Tehran on Monday, stressed the necessity of strengthening banking relations between the two countries.

  • Eremenko 2018-05-08 21:30

    UEC ready to provide flexible financing schemes for Iran

    TEHRAN - United Engine Corporation (UEC) is ready to provide “flexible financing schemes” for the sale of its products to Iran, UEC deputy marketing chief Sergei Eremenko tells the Tehran Times.

  • oil exploration blocks 2018-05-07 21:11

    NIOC introduces 14 oil exploration blocks to domestic, foreign companies

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) introduced 14 oil exploration blocks in Iran to the Iranian and foreign companies in a meeting in Tehran on Monday, Shana news agency reported.

  • Railway 2018-05-07 21:10

    Transit of goods via railway to reach 3m tons by March 2019

    TEHRAN- Transit of goods via Iran’s railway network is planned to reach three million tons in the current Iranian calendar year (which ends on March 20, 2019), according to the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI).

  •  Martina Dalic 2018-05-07 21:10

    Iran, Croatia determined to boost mutual economic ties

    TEHRAN- In a Sunday meeting between Croatian Deputy Prime Minister Martina Dalic and Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Masoud Karbasian in Tehran, the two sides underlined the significance of mutual economic ties expansion, Shada news agency reported.

  • shares 2018-05-06 20:44

    630 enterprises to be privatized by March 2019

    TEHRAN- The shares of 630 Iranian enterprises are planned to be transferred to the private sector by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019).

  • Iran Oil Show 2018 2018-05-06 20:44

    Iran Oil Show 2018 hosting over 4,000 companies

    TEHRAN- More than 4,000 domestic and foreign companies are participating in the 23rd Iran International, Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition (Iran Oil Show 2018) which kicked off on Sunday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds.

  • Croatia 2018-05-06 20:43

    Croatia has new plans for expanding economic ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Croatia has new plans on agenda for development of its economic ties with Iran, Croatian Deputy Prime Minister Martina Dalic announced in a meeting with Mohammad Baqer Nobakht, the head of Management and Planning Organization of Iran, in Tehran on Sunday, IRIB news reported.

  • ports 2018-05-06 20:43

    PMO starts imposing revised tariffs on port, maritime activities

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) started imposing recently-revised tariffs on port and maritime activities on Saturday, ISNA reported.

  • steel 2018-05-05 19:57

    Iran’s crude steel exports up 84% in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 6.872 million tons of crude steel in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), with 84-percent growth from the figure of its preceding year, according to the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Iran, Russia 2018-05-05 19:52

    Iranian, Russian oil, gas companies to hold meeting on May 8

    TEHRAN – Iran and Russia’s oil and gas companies are due to gather in a meeting on May 8 to discuss future cooperation, Shana news agency reported.

  • ties 2018-05-05 19:51

    Agricultural co-op MOUs signed between Iran, Netherlands

    TEHRAN - Iran and the Netherlands inked two memorandums of understanding (MOU) for cooperation in agriculture sector during the second meeting of their Joint Agriculture Committee which was held on May 2-4 in The Hague.

  • Iran, Iraqi Kurdistan 2018-05-04 18:40

    Iran, Iraqi Kurdistan discuss economic ties expansion

    TEHRAN- Iran and Iraqi Kurdistan explored ways of expanding mutual economic cooperation during a two-day business forum inaugurated in the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, Erbil, on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • Tehran-Mashad 2018-05-04 18:40

    Tehran-Mashhad railway electrification project to start within 45 days

    TEHRAN - The Managing Director of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) said the electrification of Tehran-Mashhad railway will start by the end of spring (based on Iranian calendar within 45 days).

  • IMF 2018-05-04 18:40

    Iran’s gross official reserves set to exceed $108b this year: IMF

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) in its latest Regional Economic Outlook titled “Regional Economic Outlook Update: Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan” predicted that Iran’s gross official reserves will reach $108.4 billion in 2018.

  • Reza Norouz-zadeh 2018-05-02 18:31

    Renowned European petchem companies eager for co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN – Managing Director of National Iranian Petrochemical Company (NPC) said renowned European companies has expressed willingness for cooperation with Iran’s petrochemical sector, ILNA reported.

  • Iran Auto Show 2018 2018-05-02 18:31

    Iran intl. auto show to kick off on May 19

    TEHRAN- The 7th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Automobile (Iran Auto Show 2018) is due to be held from May 19 to 24 at Tehran Permanent International Fairground, IRIB news reported.

  • Sponge iron production 2018-05-02 18:29

    Sponge iron production rises 47% in March yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Production of sponge iron in Iran during March 2018 indicates 47 percent growth compared to March 2017, according to Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Bitumen exports 2018-04-30 17:58

    Bitumen exports subject to permit from oil ministry

    Tehran – Iran’s cabinet has passed a directive to subject bitumen exports to obtaining permit from the oil ministry.

  • Iran, Norway 2018-04-30 17:57

    Customs cooperation discussed between Iran, Norway

    TEHRAN – Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) said Iran is ready for exchanging electronic information with the Norwegian customs.

  • Reza Rahimi 2018-04-30 17:57

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Annual FDI attracted in Iran’s industry, mining, trade up 75%

    TEHRAN- Iranian industry, mining and trade sectors attracted $3.5 billion of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), which indicates 75-percent growth from the figure of its preceding year, according to an industry official.

  • Private sector 2018-04-30 11:39

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector invigorating Iran’s post-sanction economy

    Years of economic sanctions against Iran had caused great hardship for the country’s foreign trade, making Iranian traders faced with many barriers and dashing foreign traders’ hopes of business activity in Iran.

  • Iran-Turkmenistan 2018-04-29 18:24

    Iran ready to swap Turkmen gas to Pakistan

    TEHRAN – Head of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said Iran is ready to collaborate in swapping gas from Turkmenistan to Pakistan, Shana reported on Sunday.

  • Klor-Berchtold 2018-04-29 18:22

    Exports to Europe 10-folded in post sanctions era

    TEHRAN- Since the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which lifted the sanctions against Iran, the country’s exports to Europe has increased by 10 folds, German Ambassador to Tehran Michael Klor-Berchtold announced.

  • Brazil 2018-04-29 18:21

    Brazil allocates €1.2b to investment projects in Iran

    TEHRAN- Brazilian Ambassador to Tehran Rodrigo de Azeredo Santos announced that his country has allocated €1.2 billion to the investment-making projects in Iran.

  • Yves-Thibault De Silguy 2018-04-28 18:28

    French companies eager to enter Iran’s market

    TEHRAN –Vice-President of the Movement of the Enterprises of France (also known as MEDEF) said French companies are eager to enter Iran’s market despite political complications.

  • oil price 2018-04-28 18:28

    Iran’s light crude oil price near $70, highest in 2018

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $1.68 in the week ended on April 20 to reach its highest record in 2018.

  • Iran-Europe banking, business forum 2018-04-28 18:27

    Tehran hosting Iran-Europe banking, business forum

    TEHRAN- The sixth edition of Iran-Europe banking and business forum kicked off on Saturday morning in the presence of Iranian and European high-ranking banking officials at Tehran’s Espinas Palace Hotel, IRIB news reported.