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  • Fishery 2017-08-08 10:09

    Annual fishery exports hit $412m

    TEHRAN- Iran exported $412 million of fisheries in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA quoted Hassan Salehi, the head of Iran’s Fisheries Organization, as saying on Monday.

  • Renault 2017-08-07 19:38

    Renault forms €660m joint venture in Iran

    TEHRAN – French automaker Renault inked a €660-million deal in Tehran on Monday to create a joint venture company for establishing a plant with an initial production capacity of 150,000 vehicles a year.

  • بندر چابهار 2017-08-07 09:06

    India sees Iran’s Chabahar ‘a gateway to golden opportunities’

    Keen on boosting bilateral trade and ties, India and Iran have expressed commitment to operationalize the strategic Chabahar Port at the earliest.

  • Ukraine 2017-08-06 19:39

    Iran, Ukraine review agro-economic ties

    TEHRAN- In a Saturday meeting in Tehran, Iranian Agriculture Minister Mahmoud Hojjati and Ukrainian First Vice Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv discussed ways to expand cooperation in the areas of economy and agriculture.

  • Iran-Indonesia 2017-08-06 10:28

    Iran, Indonesia explore avenues of economic co-op

    TEHRAN- Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and Indonesian Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Binsar Panjaitan discussed expansion of economic ties in a meeting in Tehran on Saturday, the official website of Energy Ministry (known as PAVEN) reported.

  • Iranian exclusive exhibition 2017-08-06 10:22

    Yerevan to host Iranian exclusive exhibition in late Sept.

    TEHRAN – Armenia is going to host an exclusive exhibition of Iranian goods and services on September 22-25, Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) portal reported.

  • Iran-Korea 2017-08-05 19:10

    S. Korea to finance €1.6b Iranian refinery project

    TEHRAN- Iran and South Korea signed a heads of agreement (HOA) based on which South Korean banks will finance a €1.6 billion project to upgrade Tabriz Oil Refinery in northwest of Iran, Shana reported.

  • Iran-Spain 2017-08-02 19:34

    Iranian trade delegation to visit Spain in late Sept.

    TEHRAN – Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) plans to dispatch a trade delegation to Spain 24-28 September, ICCIMA portal reported.

  • South Pars oilfield 2017-08-02 10:26

    Maersk sees up to 140,000 bpd potential for Iran South Pars oilfield

    Denmark's Maersk Oil has estimated potential output for the second phase of Iran's South Pars oil deposit at 120,000-140,000 barrels of oil per day, Fars News Agency reported, citing an official at National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC).

  • سرکنسول علی محمدی 2017-08-02 10:07

    Iranian envoy hopes for growing tourism ties with Russia

    Visa-free travel for tour groups, established by Iran and Russia, will lead to the growth of tourist inflow, TASS quoted Iranian Consul General Ali Mohammadi as saying on August 1. According to him, in 2017, more than 150,000 Iranians may visit Russia.

  • صادرات نفت 2017-08-01 17:44

    Iran's July oil exports up 45,000 bpd on month

    TEHRAN – Iranian crude oil exports rose by 45,000 barrels per day in July compared to the preceding month, Shana reported on Tuesday, citing a report by Oil Ministry.

  • ایران روسیه 2017-07-31 17:00

    Iran inks rail deal worth €2.5b with Russia 

    TEHRAN- Iran and Russia signed a €2.5-billion deal on joint manufacturing of passenger and cargo wagons in Iran, IRIB reported.

  • Rajaee 2017-07-31 10:07

    Loading, unloading at Shahid Rajaee Port up 5% in 4 months

    TEHRAN- Loading and unloading of commodities at Shahid Rajaee Port in Iran’s southern Hormozgan Province rose five percent during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21) compared to the same period of time in the past year.

  • KArbasian 2017-07-31 10:04

    IMIDRO introduces newly discovered mineral reserves

    TEHRAN- Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) introduced some mineral reserves discovered recently in the country during a conference held on Sunday, IRIB new reported.

  • زنگنه اللعیبی 2017-07-30 19:12

    Iraq seeks enhanced energy ties with Iran

    TEHRAN – Iraq is seeking to enhance relations with Iran in oil and gas industries, Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said on Sunday.

  • Mining 2017-07-30 09:33

    Mining sector requires $18b by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN- Iran’s mining sector needs $18 billion investment by the end of the country's Sixth Five-Year National Development Plan (March 2021), according to an official in mining sector.

  • IPC-tender 2017-07-30 07:17

    IPC puts priority on 3 oilfields: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said three oilfields are top priority for tenders based on IPC (Iran’s new model of oil contract), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Iran-Germany 2017-07-29 09:28

    Iran, Germany mull over expanding economic, banking ties

    TEHRAN – Iranian Minister of Transport Abbas Akhoundi and Germany’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Energy Brigitte Zypries met on Thursday to discuss economic cooperation and expansion of banking relations.

  • Mokran Solar Farm 2017-07-29 08:30

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran goes big on clean energy

    KERMAN- Through inaugurating a solar farm with a generation capacity of 20 megawatts and also breaking the ground for another solar farm with 100 MW capacity Iran took a big step toward harnessing renewable energies.

  • Dennis Muilenburg 2017-07-28 19:08

    Boeing on track to deliver planes to Iran in 2018: CEO

    TEHRAN- Boeing chairman and CEO announced that the American manufacturer is in the way to begin delivering planes to Iran next year.

  • EACE 2017-07-27 15:52

    Iranian products to be showcased at Eurasia Commodity Expo in China

    TEHRAN – The 2017 (China) Eurasia Commodity and Trade Expo (EACT 2017) will be hosting Iranian exhibitors active in different areas to showcase their latest products and achievements.

  • Nobakht 2017-07-26 09:42

    Iran’s annual GDP growth stands at 11.1%

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Government Spokesman Mohammad Baqer Nobakht put the country’s growth of gross domestic product (GDP), including oil sector, at 11.1 percent in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2017).

  • Iran-Korea 2017-07-25 20:24

    Iranian, S. Korean private sectors ink 10 MOUs on technology transfer

    TEHRAN – Private sectors of Iran and South Korea signed 10 memorandums of understanding (MOUs) on Sunday for mutual cooperation and technology transfer.

  • Chinese Bank 2017-07-25 19:19

    China to provide $1.5b finance for Iran railway project

    TEHRAN- China’s Exim Bank (the Export-Import Bank of China) penned a contract with Iran’s Bank of Industry and Mine to finance $1.5 billion for signaling of Tehran-Mashhad railroad, IRIB news reported.

  • Thailand 2017-07-25 09:38

    Iran-Thailand business forum held

    TEHRAN- Iran-Thailand business forum was held on Monday at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) in Tehran, IRNA reported.

  • Power 2017-07-25 09:26

    Iran’s power generation capacity surpasses 77,000 MW

    TEHRAN- The nominal electricity generation capacity reached 77,068 megawatts (MW) in Iran through putting two small gas-fueled power plants into operation in the fourth Iranian calendar month of Tir (June 22-July 22), Tasnim news agency reported on Monday.

  • NIOC 2017-07-24 09:33

    NIOC signs 33 oil, gas MOUs in post-sanction era

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has signed 33 memorandums of understanding (MOUS) on cooperation in development of Iran’s oil and gas fields in post-sanctions time, IRNA reported.

  • Steel 2017-07-24 09:28

    Crude steel output planned to hit 33m tons by Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN- Iran’s annual crude steel output is planned to reach 33 million tons in the current Iranian calendar year (to end on March 20, 2018), National Iranian Steel Company Managing Director Abdolmajid Sharifi told IRNA on Sunday.

  • Iran-Afghanistan 2017-07-23 19:27

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran, Afghanistan to link railway networks

    TEHRAN – Iran and Afghanistan signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Sunday for implementing a project linking rail networks of the two neighboring countries.

  • khosrotaj 2017-07-23 09:22

    German, French companies ready to establish chain stores in Iran

    TEHRAN- Some big German and French companies have declared their preparedness to set up chain stores in Iran, The Head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) Mojtaba Khosrotaj told IRNA on Saturday.