• Potentials of Iranian ports presented in Malaysia

    Potentials of Iranian ports presented in Malaysia

    TEHRAN – Malaysia’s Port Klang hosted the first meeting between Iranian and Malaysian officials focusing on potentials of Iranian ports especially Chabahar Port in southern Iran.

  • 3,000 semi-finished projects ready to be transferred

    3,000 semi-finished projects ready to be transferred

    TEHRAN- Some 3,000 semi-finished governmental projects are ready to be offered to the private sector, an official announced.

  • Unemployment rate rises 0.2% in autumn

    Unemployment rate rises 0.2% in autumn

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report of the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI), unemployment rate in autumn which corresponds to the third quarter of current Iranian calendar year (September 23-December 21, 2017) increased 0.2 percent in comparison with summer, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.

  • Non-oil trade up 12% in 10 months yr/yr

    Non-oil trade up 12% in 10 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s non-oil trade with foreign partners reached $80 billion during the 10-month period of the current Iranian calendar year ended on January 20, up 12 percent from the same period last year.

  • Majlis approves next year’s $268b budget bill

    Majlis approves next year’s $268b budget bill

    TEHRAN – The Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Thursday approved a 12.175-quadrillion-rial (about $268 billion) national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year, starting March 21, IRNA reported.

  • Spain mulling trade with Iran in national currencies

    Spain mulling trade with Iran in national currencies

    TEHRAN - Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis has said his country is mulling to switch to national currencies in bilateral trade with Iran, IRNA reported.

  • Loans to economic sector increase 8% in 10 months

    Loans to economic sector increase 8% in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian banks gave 6.42 quadrillion rials (about $102.3 billion) of facilities to domestic economic sector during the 10 months ending to January 20, 2018, which shows eight percent growth in comparison with the same time span in the previous year, ILNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran imported 66,196 cars in 11 months

    Iran imported 66,196 cars in 11 months

    TEHRAN- Iran imported 66,196 cars valued at over $1.756 billion during the elevn-month period ended on February 19, IRNA reported on Wednesday citing the data by Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • 31,500 industrial units to be renovated by Mar. 2019

    31,500 industrial units to be renovated by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization has renewal of 31,500 industrial units on its agenda by the end of the upcoming Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), the organization’s managing director announced.

  • Inflation rate stands at 8.3%: statistical center

    Inflation rate stands at 8.3%: statistical center

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate for the 12-month period ended on the last day of the eleventh Iranian calendar month Bahman (February 19) compared to the same period in the previous year hit 8.3 percent.