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  • conference of Attracting Foreign Capital to Iran (2017) 2017-10-23 20:53

    BY: Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    TSE moves to bridge foreign investment gap

    Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) hosted a conference on Sunday to attract more foreign capital via introducing foreigners to Iranian capital market and making Iranian firms aware of the pre-requisites for attraction of foreign investments such as financial transparency, compliance standards, feasibility studies, business plans, and risk ratings.

  • S.Africa 2017-10-23 20:47

    Iran, S. Africa pen document on economic, banking co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and South Africa signed a document on cooperation in banking, development and investment, biotechnology, nanotechnology, agriculture, transportation, fisheries, beekeeping and shipping, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • Saeed Mohammadzadeh 2017-10-23 20:47

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Competitive advantage a key for railway development

    TEHRAN- Creation of competitive advantage is the key for railway development in Iran, according to Saeed Mohammadzadeh, the managing director of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI).

  • Iran-China 2017-10-22 18:51

    Iran-China trade turnover exceeds $24b in 8 months

    TEHRAN – The value of trade between Iran and China registered a 24 percent rise in the first eight month of 2017 to exceed $24 billion, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • سد 2017-10-22 18:50

    Korean companies to build dam in west of Iran

    TEHRAN- South Korea will construct a dam in west of Iran, South Korean Ambassador to Tehran Kim Seung told IRIB news in an exclusive interview.

  • Jahangiri 2017-10-22 09:33

    Iran-Turkey trade to hit $30b soon

    TEHRAN- Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed that through the all-out planning underway by the two countries the target of $30-billion bilateral trade will be achieved soon.

  • Iran-Europe 2017-10-21 20:09

    Trade between Iran, Europe rises 75% in 8 months y/y

    TEHRAN- Trade exchange between Iran and Europe increased 75 percent in the first eight month of 2017 from the same period last year, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • exports day 2017-10-21 20:08

    Iran sets $100b non-oil export target

    TEHRAN - First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri announced on Saturday that Iran’s annual non-oil exports currently stand at $47 billion and the country is hopeful that the figure will hit $100 billion per annum in the future, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • oil-price 2017-10-21 20:03

    Iranian light oil price at $54.81 in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price fell 50 cents in the week ended on October 13 to settle at $54.81 per barrel, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • FILE PHOTO -- U.S. President Donald Trump waves as walks on the South Lawn of the White House upon his return to Washington, U.S., from the G20 Summit in Hamburg, July 8, 2017. 2017-10-21 20:02

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Trump turns off Iran’s green light to U.S. firms

    Adopting a harsh new approach last week, Trump struck a blow against the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement- known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • Iran-Ankara 2017-10-20 19:51

    Tehran, Ankara to trade in local currencies

    TEHRAN- In a move to increase bilateral trade, the central banks of Iran and Turkey signed a deal to trade in their local currencies.

  • Meshkinfam 2017-10-20 19:50

    South Pars development phases to be complete in 1.5 years

    TEHRAN- Development phases of Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be completed within one and half years, according to Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.

  • Iran-Turkey 2017-10-20 19:49

    Iranian, Turkish ministers discuss major transport ties

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Abbas Akhoundi and Turkish Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan conferred on major mutual transportation ties, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • France 2017-10-18 19:32

    Iranian, French water associations sign co-op MOU in water sector

    TEHRAN- Iran Association of Water and Wastewater Experts (IAWWE) and L'Association Internationale de L'Eau (IWA) signed an agreement on the sidelines of the 13th Iran International Water and Wastewater Exhibition (Watex 2017) in Tehran, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran-Italy 2017-10-18 19:30

    Iran, Italy ink MOU on flare gas recovery

    TEHRAN - The Italian power engineering company Ansaldo Energia signed a memorandum of understanding with some subsidiaries of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) for cooperation on flare gas recovery, Shana reported on Wednesday.

  •  Patrick Pouyanne 2017-10-18 19:28

    Total sticks with Iran deal if U.S. imposes sanctions: CEO

    TEHRAN - Total Chief Executive Patrick Pouyanne said his company will go ahead with Iran deal if the United States decides to impose unilateral sanctions on Teheran.

  • Mokran Solar Farm 2017-10-18 19:27

    Norway inks €2.5b deal to build solar farm in Iran

    TEHRAN – A Norwegian company called Saga Energy has signed a €2.5 billion ($2.94 billion) deal with Iran’s state-owned Amin Energy Developers to build solar power plants in Iran, Reuters reported citing the company’s directors.

  • GDP 2017-10-17 19:47

    Non-oil GDP growth at 7% in 6 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian government spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said on Tuesday that the country’s non-oil gross domestic product grew by seven percent during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22, 2017), IRIB news reported.

  • condensate exports 2017-10-17 19:47

    Iran plans to boost condensate exports in Nov.

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to boost gas condensate exports by one percent in November from a five-month low in October, a source with knowledge of the country's preliminary tanker schedule announced.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-17 19:46

    Trump should let U.S. oil companies do business in Iran: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said that U.S. President Donald Trump should allow American oil companies to do business in Iran, IRNA reported.

  • Solar farm 2017-10-17 18:15

    Austria to construct solar farms in Iran

    TEHRAN- According to an agreement signed between Fars Province Investment Services Center, the Austrian Solar & Benefit Corporation will construct four solar farms in the southwest Iranian province of Fars, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • 18th International Exhibition of Telecommunications, Information Technology & Innovative CIT Solutions of Iran 2017-10-16 20:26

    Iran Telecom 2017 running with 102 foreign participants

    TEHRAN- The 18th International Exhibition of Telecommunications, Information Technology & Innovative CIT Solutions of Iran (Iran Telecom 2017) kicked off on Monday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRNA reported.

  • CBI-EXIAR 2017-10-16 20:26

    CBI, EXIAR ink MOU on financing

    TEHRAN - Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and Export Insurance Agency of Russia (EXIAR) signed a financing memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Sunday.

  • Zanganeh 2017-10-15 19:32

    Trump's remarks not to have high impact on oil markets: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Donald Trump’s stance on the nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers will not have much impact on global oil prices, Reuters reported citing Iranian TVs.

  • Electricity-exports 2017-10-15 19:32

    Iran's H1 electricity exports up 25% yr/yr

    TEHRAN-Iran's exports of electricity to its neighboring countries increased by 25 percent in the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) compared to the same period last year.

  • Iran-Iraq business forum 2017-10-15 19:32

    Tehran hosting Iran-Iraq business forum

    TEHRAN- The two day Iran-Iraq business forum kicked off at the Tehran’s Summit Conference Hall on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Iran, Azerbaijan 2017-10-15 09:22

    Railway cargo transport to commence between Iran, Azerbaijan in late Nov.

    TEHRAN - Azerbaijani Railways (ADY)’ chairman said ADY is preparing for the beginning of rail freight transportation in the direction of Iran, ABC.AZ reported on Friday.

  • Airbus 2017-10-14 20:26

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Aircraft purchase deals to support employment

    Iranian national flag carrier Iran Air’s deal with the French giant plane maker Airbus on January 28, 2016 for the purchase of 118 Airbus jets worth $27 billion was among the first deals the country signed with Europe after the implementation of its nuclear deal, known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which lifted the sanctions against Iran in the same month.

  • masoud karbasian 2017-10-14 19:35

    New avenues explored for economic co-op

    TEHRAN - Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Masoud Karbasian in separate meetings with his Italian, Indian, and Afghan counterparts discussed ways for boosting bilateral ties.

  • Iran Korea 2017-10-13 19:30

    S. Korean company signs airport system sales contract with Iran

    TEHRAN- Korea Airports Corp. said Thursday that it signed a contract with an Iranian company for selling navigational aid systems and airport equipment in Iran.