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  •  Hossein Kazempour Ardebili 2018-06-09 17:55

    Iran says OPEC won’t comply with U.S. request for Saudi output hike

    TEHRAN - Iran’s OPEC Governor Hossein Kazempour Ardebili on Friday slammed the U.S.’s request for Saudi Arabia to pump more oil so that it could cover a drop in Iranian exports, saying that OPEC would not comply with such requests.

  • UNCTAD 2018-06-09 17:55

    FDI inflows to Iran up nearly 50% in 2017: UNCTAD

    TEHRAN – According to United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)’s latest report titled “world investment report 2018”, foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows into Iran increased by nearly 50 percent in 2017 compared to the previous year.

  • Rupee 2018-06-08 20:38

    India to use Rupee, Euro to continue trade with Iran during sanctions

    TEHRAN - India is mulling over using Euro as well as the rupee to continue trade with Iran during the new rounds of the U.S. sanctions on Tehran.

  • Shapour Mohammadi 2018-06-08 20:37

    Euro-based Kish Intl. Stock Exchange to be inaugurated

    TEHRAN- Head of Iran’s Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO) Shapour Mohammadi told IRNA that in a bid to expand Iran’s euro-based transactions, Kish International Stock Exchange is planned to be inaugurated in future.

  • Iran, India 2018-06-08 20:36

    Tehran, New Delhi India to discuss preferential trade agreement in August

    TEHRAN – Iran and India are going to hold talks over a preferential trade agreement (PTA) in near future aiming to withstand the effect of the U.S. sanctions on Iran on the two sides’ trade.

  • car-imports 2018-06-02 21:55

    2-month car imports down 77% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s car imports during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-May 21) fell 76.24 percent compared to the same period last year, Tasnim reported on Saturday citing the data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • steel tariffs 2018-06-02 21:52

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    U.S.-EU economic wrangling may trigger security disputes: expert

    Europe to look for alternative political and economic partners such as China or even Russia.

    Davoud Abbasi, Editor-in-Chief of the Italian radio at IRIB, tells the Tehran Times that the trade war that the U.S. has launched against the European Union may trigger “security” disputes in the long-run if the sides fail to reach a compromise.

  • Iran-oil 2018-06-02 20:26

    Iran’s weekly light crude price surpasses $77

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose 43 cents in the week ended on May 25, to continue its upward trend for third consecutive weeks.

  • Akhoundi 2018-06-01 20:22

    Tehran, Tashkent to open new flight routes

    TEHRAN– Iran and Uzbekistan are planned to launch flight routes in near future, Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhoundi told reporters on Thursday.

  • Iran, India 2018-06-01 20:20

    Iran, India mulling over rial-rupee trade to withstand U.S. sanctions

    TEHRAN - Iran and India are discussing Rial-Rupee trade to keep the bilateral trade between the two countries after the U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran.

  • بیژن نامدار زنگنه وزیر نفت 2018-06-01 19:58

    Zanganeh writes to OPEC, calling for support for sanctioned members

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh has sent a letter to OPEC President Suhail Mohammed Al Marzouei calling for the organization’s support for members targeted by sanctions, Shana reported on Thursday.

  • Dragan Todorovic 2018-05-30 21:09

    Tehran, Belgrade discuss expansion of economic ties

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) met with the Serbian ambassador to Tehran on Tuesday to discuss expansion of economic ties.

  •  Keijo Norvanto 2018-05-30 21:09

    Iran, Finland set to ink agricultural co-op agreement

    TEHRAN – Iran and Finland are going to sign a comprehensive agricultural cooperation agreement in the near future, IRIB reported on Tuesday.

  • Mauro Conciatori 2018-05-29 20:24

    Italy tries to continue its economic ties with Iran as before: envoy

    TEHRAN- In a meeting with Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Masoud Karbasian in Tehran on Monday, Italian Ambassador to Iran Mauro Conciatori announced his country’s deep commitment to Iran’s nuclear deal and said Italy tries to continue its economic and trade ties with Iran as before.

  • RAI 2018-05-29 20:14

    European companies still continuing co-op with RAI: official

    TEHRAN – European companies are still continuing their cooperation with the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI), ILNA reported on Tuesday quoting a railway official.

  • IPO 2018-05-29 19:51

    List of 631 enterprises to be privatized by March 2019 published

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Privatization Organization (IPO) published the list of the enterprises that their shares are planned to be transferred to the private sector by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Stefan Scholz 2018-05-28 19:55

    Iran, Austria discuss cooperation between SMEs

    TEHRAN-During a meeting in Tehran, Austria’s ambassador to Iran and managing director of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) conferred on development of cooperation between the two sides’ small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

  •  wagons 2018-05-28 19:54

    615 worn-out passenger wagons scrapped in a year

    TEHRAN - Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR) scrapped 615 worn-out passenger wagons last year, IRNA reported on Monday quoting an IRIR official.

  • Rodrigo de Azeredo Santos 2018-05-28 19:53

    Brazil ready to expand co-op with Iran in road transportation

    TEHRAN- Brazilian Ambassador to Tehran Rodrigo de Azeredo Santos announced his country’s readiness for improvement of road transportation ties with Iran, the official website of Iran’s Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO) reported on Sunday.

  • Shahid Rajaee 2018-05-28 17:24

    Over 13m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Shahid Rajaee port

    TEHRAN- Over 13.269 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded at Shahid Rajaee Port, in south of Iran, during the two-month period from March 21 to May 21, according to the director general of Ports and Maritime Department of Hormozgan Province.

  • oilfields 2018-05-28 17:23

    29 Iranian oilfields to raise production

    TEHRAN - The Iranian government approved on Monday an increase in production from 29 oilfields across the country, IRNA reported.

  • Gas 2018-05-27 21:13

    Export of Iran’s gas rises 60% in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s gas exports rose 60 percent in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) compared to its preceding year, a director in National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

  • Trade 2018-05-27 21:12

    Non-oil trade balance close to $1b in 2 months

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil trade with other countries registered a $942 million positive balance in the two-month period from March 21 to May 21, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday citing the data offered by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • UMMC 2018-05-27 21:12

    Russian giant mining co. ready to commence co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN- Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company (UMMC), one of the top Russian producers of major minerals including copper, zinc, coal, gold and silver, has voiced readiness to cooperate with Iran on various mining and mineral industries sector.

  • Steel 2018-05-26 21:44

    Crude steel output in Iran jumps 27.6% in 4 months on year: WSA

    TEHRAN- Production of crude steel in Iran stood at 8.127 million tons during January-April of this year, indicating 27.6 percent rise from the figure of the same period of time in 2017, according to World Steel Association (WSA).

  • میدان نفتی فروزان 2018-05-26 21:42

    Iran’s light crude price rise highest among benchmarks

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $2.81 in the week ended on May 18, to register the greatest increase among crude benchmarks.

  • JCPOA 2018-05-26 21:39

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iranian economic center unveils proposal package to save JCPOA

    TEHRAN - Since Trump announced U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal in early May and vowed to reimpose sanctions on Iran, the European signatories to the deal have been discussing plans to secure Iran’s economic benefits to persuade Tehran to stay in agreement, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • rail 2018-05-25 19:52

    China to finance Iran’s northeastern railway construction project

    TEHRAN – A Chinese company has finalized a deal in Iran to finance Gorgan-Bojnourd-Mashhad railway project in the country’s northeast region, ISNA reported on Friday quoting Deputy Transport Minister Kheirollah Khademi as saying.

  • Poland 2018-05-25 19:45

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Iran, Poland have potential to benefit from complementary markets: envoy

    TEHRAN- Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the Islamic Republic of Iran, Jaroslaw Marcin Domanski believes that Iran and Poland have complementary markets and strong potentials to strengthen mutual economic relations.

  • Nobakht 2018-05-23 20:19

    Jobs to be created for 1.033m people by March 2019

    TEHRAN- Mohammad Baqer Nobakht, the head of Planning and Budget Organization of Iran, announced that jobs will be created for 1.033 million people in the country by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), IRNA reported.