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  • South Pars phase 14 2018-05-06 09:46

    Gas production begins in South Pars phase 14

    TEHRAN- Production of gas in the first platform of phase 14 of developing South Pars gas field (Iran shares with Qatar in the Persian Gulf) began, according to the operator of the phase.

  • Iran Germany 2018-05-06 09:34

    Iran’s exports to Germany up 35% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Iran’s annual exports to Germany has witnessed a 35-percent growth in 2017, according to the vice chairman of Iran-Germany Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

  • 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.

  • Fishery 2018-05-05 06:18

    Annual fishery output stands at over 1.15m tons

    TEHRAN- Iran’s fishery output stood at more than 1.15 million tons in the past Iranian calendar year (which ended on March 20, 2018), Hassan Salehi, the head of Iran’s Fisheries Organization, announced.

  • Tax 2018-05-05 02:41

    Value added tax law to go under modification

    TEHRAN – Chairman of the Economic Committee of the Iranian parliament said the committee has it on the agenda to apply some modifications on the country’s current value added tax law to amend its flaws, IRIB news reported on Thursday.

  • 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.

  • Akhoundi 2018-05-02 18:31

    Iranian transport min. attends Silk Road meeting in Turkmenistan

    TEHRAN- The international forum entitled as the ‘Great Silk Road – the path to new achievements’ kicked off on Wednesday in Turkmenistan’s Avaza national tourism zone hosting Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi, IRNA reported.

  • 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.

  • freeways 2018-05-02 18:30

    920 kilometers of freeways to be constructed by March 2019

    TEHRAN- About 920 kilometers of freeways are projected to be constructed throughout Iran by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), Mehr news agency reported quoting Deputy Transport Minister Kheirollah Khademi as saying.

  • Iran-Croatia 2018-05-02 18:30

    ICCIMA to hold Iran-Croatia business forum on May 7

    TEHRAN- Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) will hold an Iran-Croatia business forum in Tehran on May 7, ICCIMA portal announced.

  • 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).

  • Georgia 2018-04-30 17:58

    Iran’s 1st products, services expo in Georgia due in late July

    TEHRAN- The first exhibition of Iranian products and services in Georgia is to be held in Tbilisi from July 26 to 29, 2018, the portal of Trade Promotion organization of Iran (TPO) reported.

  • 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.

  • Annual exports of foodstuff, medicine 2018-04-30 05:38

    Annual exports of foodstuff, medicine at $3.34b

    TEHRAN- Iran could export 2.2 million tons of foodstuff and medicine worth $3.34 billion during the previous Iranian calendar year (ended March 20, 2018), IRIB news quoted a senior official from Iranian Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade as saying on Sunday.

  • Paper 2018-04-30 02:26

    Papermaking up 32% in a year

    TEHRAN- Papermaking in Iran rose 32 percent to 770,000 tons in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) from its previous year, according to an official with the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.

  • 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.

  • Banking-facilities 2018-04-29 06:07

    Over $880m of banking facilities allocated to knowledge-based companies

    TEHRAN – Some 37.5 trillion rials (about $889.5 million) worth of banking facilities were provided to Iranian knowledge-based companies during the past Iranian calendar year (March 2017-March 2018), Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • 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.