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  • Ardakanian Today 14:18

    Iran inks 2-year agreement for exporting electricity to Iraq

    TEHRAN – Iran has signed an agreement with Iraq for exporting electricity to the country for two years, Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian, who visited the Arab neighbor on Wednesday, said.

  • oshnav Today 14:11

    Rouhani inaugurates major water, electricity projects in 2 provinces

    TEHRAN - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, on Thursday, inaugurated eight electricity and water projects in the southern province Bushehr and northwestern West Azarbaijan province via video conference.

  • mineral export Today 14:09

    Annual minerals export of $10.5b projected

    TEHRAN- Iranian acting minister of industry, mining and trade announced that reaching the minerals export of $10.5 billion is planned for the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021).

  • Iran cargo ship Today 11:37

    Iranian cargo ship sinks off Iraqi coast

    TEHRAN- An Iranian cargo ship named Behbahan sank off the Iraqi coast on Thursday night, Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) published on its website on Friday quoting a PMO official as saying.

  • Iran-Turkey trade Today 11:09

    Iran-Turkey main trade gate to reopen this week

    TEHRAN- The main trade gate between Iran and Turkey, which has been closed for three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, will be reopened this week.

  • petchem Today 10:45

    Annual petchem output to rise 35% by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN- Iran’s annual petrochemical production will increase 35 percent in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021), according to the managing director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • EAEU 2020-06-01 15:05

    Iran-EAEU trade exceeds $2b in 7 months

    TEHRAN- The value of trade between Iran and the members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) reached $2.112 billion since the implementation of the preferential trade agreement on October 27, 2019, the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • Eslami 2020-06-01 13:53

    980 kilometers of freeways to be inaugurated by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN- Some 980 kilometers of freeways will be inaugurated throughout Iran during the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021), Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami said.

  • greenhouse 2020-06-01 12:26

    Annual greenhouse fruit, vegetable output of 5,000 tons anticipated

    TEHRAN- Iran is anticipated to produce 5,000 tons of fruits and vegetables in the greenhouses throughout the country in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021), the managing director of Ferdows Pars Agricultural and Livestock Holding announced.

  • trade 2020-05-31 15:14

    Iran’s 2-month non-oil trade exceeds $9b

    TEHRAN – The value of Iran’s non-oil trade during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-May 20) stood at $9.341 billion, IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • ICCIMA 2020-05-31 13:21

    ICCIMA calls government’s coronavirus support package ‘inefficient’

    TEHRAN - Members of the industry committee of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), in a meeting, criticized the inefficiency of the government’s support packages against the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak.

  • railroad 2020-05-31 13:20

    1,660km of new railroads to be inaugurated by Mar. 2022

    TEHRAN- Kheirollah Khademi, the managing director of Iran’s Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructures Company (CDTIC), announced that seven prioritized railway projects with a total length of 1,660 kilometers will be inaugurated by the end of the Iranian calendar year 1400 (March 2022).

  • housing 2020-05-30 15:12

    1st phase of National Housing Action Plan completed in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – The first phase of the National Housing Action Plan, which started in August 2019 to provide affordable houses to Iranians, are completed in the southern Kerman Province and will soon be handed over to the owners, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • NOvak 2020-05-30 14:24

    Energy ministers of Iran, Russia discuss trade, investment

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian discussed trade ties and investment cooperation with his Russian counterpart Alexander Novak in a phone conversation on Friday, Reuters reported, citing Russia’s energy ministry.

  • rural water 2020-05-30 13:36

    Stable drinking water supply to 10m villagers to be conducted by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN – Iran’s deputy energy minister says over 10 million people in the country’s rural areas will be supplied with drinkable water through pipelines by the Iranian calendar year of 1400 (starts in March 2021).

  • Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand cutting the ribbon to inaugurate the business single-window system at the place of TCCIMA on Saturday. 2020-05-30 13:35

    Single-window system launched to improve business environment

    TEHRAN – Head of Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) says establishing a single-window system for the starting businesses would be a great step toward improving the business environment in the country, ILNA reported.

  • Zadboum 2020-05-30 13:33

    TPO launches integrated system for processing NDF loan requests

    TEHRAN – Head of Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran announced the launching of an integrated system for processing the requests for loans (in local currency rial) submitted to the National Development Fund (NDF).

  • agriculture 2020-05-29 14:30

    Monthly agricultural, foodstuff exports at $336m

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s exports of agricultural products and foodstuffs stood at $336 million in the first month of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-April 19), according to the acting head of Agriculture Ministry’s Economic Affairs Department Shahrokh Shajari.

  • nobakht 2020-05-29 14:06

    Over $7.3b allocated for development projects

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Planning and Budget Organization (PBO) has announced an over 310 trillion rials (about $7.38 billion) budget allocation for development projects across the country in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20), IRNA reported.

  • power plant 2020-05-29 14:05

    Daily gas supply to power plants up 20%

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) Dispatching Director Mehdi Jamshidi Dana says NIGC is currently supplying 240 million cubic meters (mcm) of natural gas to the country’s power plants on a daily basis, registering a 20-percent rise.

  • Chabhar rail 2020-05-27 14:36

    Zahedan-Chabahar railway’s 2 sections to be completed by next 10 months

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran’s Budget and Planning Organization (BPO) announced that two sections of Zahedan-Chabahar railway are going to be completed by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021).

  • industry 2020-05-27 13:33

    200 industrial, mining, trade projects to be implemented by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN – Iranian Industry, Mining, and Trade Ministry plans to inaugurate 200 major industrial, mining, and trade projects across the country by the Iranian calendar year of 1400 (begins on March 20, 2021), IRNA reported.

  • NIDC 2020-05-27 11:33

    NIDC digs 23 oil, gas wells in 2 months

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) dug and completed digging operation of 23 oil and gas wells during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-April 19), the company’s director for consolidated planning announced.

  • Copper 2020-05-27 11:08

    IMIDRO to revive 50 small copper mines by Mar. 2021

    TEHRAN- Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) announced that it plans to revive 50 idle small copper mines in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021), IRNA reported.

  • IFB 2020-05-27 10:54

    IFX climbs 29% in a month

    TEHRAN- IFX, the main index of Iran’s over-the-counter (OTC) market known as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB), rose 29 percent in the second Iranian calendar month of Ordibehesht (April 20-May 20), Tasnim news agency reported.

  • CBI 2020-05-26 15:38

    CBI targets annual inflation rate of 22%

    TEHRAN- Central Bank of Iran (CBI) in a statement on Tuesday announced that the annual inflation rate for the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021) is set to be 22 percent.

  • Eslami 2020-05-26 15:34

    Road transit capacity to rise as govt. plans to renovate fleet

    TEHRAN – Iranian Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami says the renovation of the country’s road transportation fleet is going to increase the number of vehicles able to transit goods to other countries to 100,000, IRIB reported.

  • Copper concentrate 2020-05-26 14:18

    Annual copper concentrate output projected to reach 1.4m tons

    TEHRAN- In its outlook plan for the mining sector in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2021), Iran plans to produce 1.427 million tons of copper concentrate, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Rouhani 2020-05-26 14:13

    Rouhani urges completion of semi-finished oil industry projects

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, in a phone conversation with Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, stressed the need for accelerating the completion of the oil industry’s semi-finished projects, Shana reported.

  • small mines 2020-05-25 17:07

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Reviving small mines, a big step toward ‘Surge in Production’

    Reviving the small mines was one of the major plans that Iran’s mining sector was seriously pursuing in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 19), which was named the year of “Pickup in Production”.