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  • railway projects 2018-02-07 10:54

    Over 1400 railway projects to go operational in a year

    TEHRAN – Some 1480 railway projects worth 80 trillion rials (about $1.727 billion) will go on stream in the upcoming Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018- March 21, 2019), IRNA reported on Tuesday quoting a railway official.

  •  Kheirollah Khademi 2018-02-07 10:49

    14,300km of roads under construction in Iran

    TEHRAN- Some 14,300 kilometers of roads are under construction in Iran, the managing director of Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructures Company announced in a news conference on Tuesday.

  • Bulgaria 2018-02-07 10:49

    Bulgaria suggests Iran-Europe credit line for agricultural trade

    TEHRAN- In a Tuesday meeting between Bulgarian ambassador to Iran and head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA), the ambassador suggested creation of a credit line between Iran and Europe to ease trade of agricultural products, the portal of TCCIMA reported.

  • Cars 2018-02-06 18:56

    Car production planned to grow 23-fold by 2026

    TEHRAN- Iran plans to raise its car manufacturing capacity to 30 million units per annum by the end of Iranian calendar year 1404 (March 2026) from currently 1.3 million.

  • Masoud Karbasian 2018-02-06 18:55

    $12b foreign investments attracted since Mar. 2017

    TEHRAN- Iran could manage to attract $12 billion of foreign investments since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017), Iranian Finance Minister Masoud Karbasian told reporters on Tuesday.

  • Iran-Norway 2018-02-06 18:54

    Norwegian companies eager for co-op with Iranian counterparts: envoy

    TEHRAN – Norway’s ambassador in Tehran said renowned Norwegian companies active in different areas are interested in cooperation with Iranian counterparts.

  • Hengam-field 2018-02-06 09:07

    Hengam gas field’s processing facilities to go on stream soon

    TEHRAN - Gas processing facilities of Hengam gas field (in the Persian Gulf) is going to be officially inaugurated in near future, Shana reported on Monday quoting an official with the Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC).

  • import-export 2018-02-06 08:55

    Chain’s annual imports from Iran increases 25% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports to China increased 25.2 percent in 2017 in comparison to the preceding year, Public Relations Department of Iran Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) quoted one of the organization’s officials.

  • Iran-Armenia 2018-02-06 07:48

    Iran-Armenia trade up 10.3% in 2017

    TEHRAN – The value of trade between Iran and Armenia reached $263.5 million in 2017, a 10.3 percent increase compared to the previous year.

  • Hamidreza Araqi 2018-02-05 18:12

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran to become gas technical–engineering services exporter

    TEHRAN- Iran is planning to become an exporter of technical and engineering services in gas sector, National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Managing Director Hamidreza Araqi announced.

  • TCCIMA 2018-02-05 18:09

    TCCIMA inaugurates House of Economic Unions

    TEHRAN- In a ceremony on Monday, Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) inaugurated House of Economic Unions in a bid for creating more unity among members of the chamber and investigating their claims.

  • Iran-transit 2018-02-05 18:09

    Transit of goods via Iran rises 20% in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Transit of goods through Iran rose 20 percent during the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017-January 20, 2018) compared to the same period of time in the past year.

  • Akhoundi 2018-02-05 09:59

    Road management requires $167m fund: transport min.

    TEHRAN- Managing roads of the country requires eight trillion rials (about $167 million) of fund, Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi said on Sunday.

  • Electricity 2018-02-04 20:04

    Over 5,000 electricity projects to come on stream by next week

    TEHRAN- Some 5,317 electricity projects are scheduled to be inaugurated in the country on the occasion of Ten-Day Dawn (February 1-10, marking the victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution), Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian announced.

  • Armenia 2018-02-04 20:03

    Iran, Armenia sign gas-for-power deal, open radiotherapy center

    TEHRAN- During two separate events, Iran and Armenia signed a gas for power transfer deal and inaugurated a radiotherapy center in an Armenian hospital, IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • Zanganeh 2018-02-04 20:03

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran able to rise oil output, complies with OPEC pact

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said although Iran is able to increase its crude oil output by 100,000 barrels per day in less than few days but complying with OPEC, non-OPEC pact the country will keep the output at the agreed levels.

  • International Exhibition of Logistics & Transportation 2018-02-04 09:06

    Intl. logistics, transportation expo slated for next week

    TEHRAN- International Exhibition of Logistics & Transportation (Marine, Land, Rail, Aerial, Combined) Related Equipment and Services will kick off in Iran’s southern port city of Bandar Abbas next week, the exhibition’s secretariat announced.

  • Do-Wintech 2018-02-04 09:01

    Do-Win Tech 2018 hosting 410 foreign, domestic companies

    TEHRAN- The 9h edition of Doors and Windows Technology International Exhibition (Do-Win Tech 2018) started operation on Friday with participation of 410 Iranian and foreign companies, IRNA reported.

  • ports 2018-02-04 08:40

    17 maritime, port projects to be inaugurated by Feb. 11

    TEHRAN - Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) of Iran plans to inaugurate 17 projects worth 4.305 trillion rials (about $94.8 million) by February 11, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Agriculture projects 2018-02-03 20:02

    Agriculture projects worth $1.2b to become operational

    TEHRAN – Some 3,511 new agriculture projects worth 54.4 trillion rials (about $1.2 billion) are scheduled to be inaugurated across the country on the occasion of the victory of Islamic Revolution (on February 1-11), ILNA reported on Saturday.

  • finance 2018-02-03 20:01

    Parliament permits $30b of foreign finance facilities as of Mar. 21

    TEHRAN- According to Iranian Parliament’s latest approval, the government will be allowed to use up to $30 billion of finance facilities during the next Iranian calendar year (starting March 21, 2018), ILNA reported.

  • IPO 2018-02-03 20:01

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Companies management should be revised in privatization

    Downsizing the government has been an economic agenda of the countries with a centrally planned economy in the recent century. 

  • Turkey 2018-02-02 21:36

    Turkey’s imports from Iran rise 59% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Increasing 59 percent, Iran’s exports to Turkey hit $7.49 billion in 2017, according to the latest report of Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat).

  • reserves 2018-02-02 21:35

    Iran holds 3b tons of Iron ore reserves: industry official

    TEHRAN – Head of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) put the country's iron ore reserves at 3 billion tons, IRIB news reported.

  • development-projects 2018-02-02 20:42

    Iran inaugurates development projects worth over $2.2b

    TEHRAN – Several development projects worth near 100 trillion rials (over $2.2 billion) were inaugurated during the trip of President Hassan Rouhani to Kerman Province in southeast of Iran on Thursday.

  • Qatar 2018-01-31 18:03

    Iran’s exports to Qatar rise 126% in 9 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports to Qatar increased 126 percent during the first nine months of the present Iranian calendar Year (ending on December 21, 2017), IRIB news quoted an official from Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) on Wednesday.

  •  budget bill outlines 2018-01-31 18:02

    Iranian parliament approves budget bill outlines

    TEHRAN- After approving the outlines of the government’s proposed budget for the next Iranian calendar year (starting on March 21, 2018) Iranian Parliament (Majlis) started investigating the bill in detail on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • industrial estates 2018-01-31 18:02

    261 new projects to be inaugurated in industrial estates

    TEHRAN – Some 261 new projects are planned to be inaugurated in industrial estates across the country on the occasion of Ten-Day Dawn (February 1-10, marking the victory anniversary of the Islamic Revolution), IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • gas network 2018-01-31 18:02

    Over $1b to be allocated for joining rural areas to gas network

    TEHRAN – Iranian parliament (Majlis) has approved a bill to allocate 50 trillion rials (about $1.1 billion) for expanding the country’s gas network to new rural areas, IRNA reported.

  • Mir Ali Pouri-Hosseini 2018-01-31 18:02

    State-owned shares worth over $110m to be divested by late March

    TEHRAN- Transfer of the state-run shares to the private sector during the two-month period ending on the last day of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018) will reach 5 trillion rials (about $110.37 million), according to the head of Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO).