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  • TEDPIX Yesterday 13:42

    TEDPIX climbs 10% in a week

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), rose 10 percent during the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday), IRNA reported.

  • hemmati Yesterday 13:40

    ‘Iran establishes intl. banking ties beyond FATF’

    TEHRAN - The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says the country has established international banking ties that are unsanctionable and also do not relate to FATF, Mehr news agency reported.

  • electricity Yesterday 13:40

    Water, electricity networks back to normal in flood-hit regions

    TEHRAN - Head of Iranian Energy Ministry's Crisis Management Office, Meisam Jafarzadeh, said electricity network is back in normal operation after the recent floods in western and southwestern provinces.

  • Khansari 2020-02-26 14:37

    Tehran, Islamabad discuss free trade agreement

    TEHRAN – A Trade delegation from Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) traveled to Pakistan to discuss expansion of trade ties between the two countries.

  • solar 2020-02-26 14:32

    25,000 nomadic households to access solar electricity by Mar.2021

    Tehran – Head of Nomads Affairs Organization of Iran says 25,000 nomadic households are going to be supplied with photovoltaic power stations (known as PV systems) by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 2021).

  • crude steel 2020-02-26 14:31

    Iran’s Jan. steel output growth 23 times global average: WSA

    TEHRAN - The latest report released by the World Steel Association (WSA) shows that Iran’s crude steel output has increased 46.7 percent in January while the global average growth rate stood at 2.1 percent, IRNA reported, citing the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • oil revenues 2020-02-25 14:32

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Why Majlis rejected the budget bill?

    TEHRAN - The Iranian Parliament (Majlis) on Monday rejected general outlines of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1399, which starts on March 20, stating that the bill is not compatible with the country’s current economic conditions.

  • Zanganeh 2020-02-25 14:30

    Iran’s gas output to hit record high by mid-March: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Monday that the country’s daily gas production is going to reach one billion cubic meters (mcm) by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 19) when all the South Pars phases go operational.

  • TEhran-North 2020-02-25 14:29

    1st section of Tehran-Shomal freeway inaugurated

    TEHRAN – The first section of the long-awaited Tehran-Shomal freeway, which shortens the route between the Iranian capital and Mazandaran province in the north, was officially inaugurated on Tuesday by President Hassan Rouhani.

  • stock 2020-02-24 14:32

    TEDPIX notches record high of half million points

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), posted a record high on Monday when it climbed 4,831 points to 503,735, IRNA reported.

  • SP 13A 2020-02-24 13:56

    3rd platform of South Pars phase 13 installed on offshore spot

    TEHRAN- Platform 13A, the third platform of phase 13 of Iran’s South Pars gas field’s development project was installed on its designated offshore spot on Monday, Public Relations Department of Pars Oil and Gas Company, which is in charge of developing the gas field, announced.

  • Majlis 2020-02-24 12:37

    Majlis rejects general outlines of budget bill

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Parliament (Majlis) on Monday rejected general outlines of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1399, which starts on March 20, ISNA reported.

  • power plant 2020-02-23 14:59

    Private sector accounts for 60% of Iran’s power generation

    TEHRAN - Head of Iran's Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Management Company, known as Tavanir, says 60 percent of the country’s power generation capacity has been created by the private sector funding and more investment is being made in this sector.

  • TSE 2020-02-23 14:59

    TEDPIX approaching 500,000 points

    TEHRAN- On Sunday, TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), rose 17,106 points to 498,904, IRNA reported.

  • SME 2020-02-23 14:49

    Over $7b of loans paid to SMEs, semi-finished projects in 10 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade announced that in the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019-January 20, 2020), some 299.9 trillion rials (over $7.1 billion) worth of bank loans have been paid to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and semi-finished industrial projects with an over 60 percent physical progress.

  • auto industry 2020-02-22 17:12

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Knowledge-based companies to help car industry nullify sanctions

    While Iran is considering knowledge-based economy a strong tool to compensate for the losses caused by the sanctions, the country is seriously supporting knowledge-based companies and startups, also cementing relationship between domestic universities and industry sector.

  • IRENEX 2020-02-22 17:09

    Nearly 5.7m tons of oil products traded at IRENEX since Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN - Managing Director of Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) says nearly 5.7 million tons of oil products have been traded at the IRENEX since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019).

  • Transport and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Eslami (L), Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani (middle), and Khatam-al Anbiya Chief Saeed Mohammad (R) signing a memorandum of understanding at Tehran Mosalla on Saturday. 2020-02-22 17:08

    ESCO to supply 5,000 tons of rail track for domestic project

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Esfahan Steel Company (ESCO) has signed a deal with Khatam-al Anbiya Construction Headquarters for manufacturing 5,000 tons of rail tracks to be used by Khatam-al Anbiya in a railway project.

  • car 2020-02-22 17:05

    Passenger car output at 612,000 in 10 months

    TEHRAN - Iranian carmakers manufactured 612,000 passenger cars during the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019-January 20, 2020), IRNA reported citing the data released by Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry.

  • FATF 2020-02-22 16:55

    ‘FATF blacklist won’t affect Iran’s foreign trade, forex market stability’

    TEHRAN – The governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) says blacklisting Iran by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is not going to cause any problem for the country’s foreign trade and stability of foreign currency market.

  • Inflation rate 2020-02-21 14:49

    Inflation rate drops 1.6%: SCI

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran (SCI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on February 19, which marks the end of the eleventh Iranian calendar month of Bahman, stood at 37 percent.

  • PMO 2020-02-21 14:45

    PMO to hold conference on effective rail-port connection

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) is going to hold a conference on the efficient connection of the country’s ports to the national railway network, IRIB reported on Thursday.

  • OPEC 2020-02-21 14:44

    Iran’s envoy discusses oil market with OPEC secretary-general

    TEHRAN - Kazem Gharibabadi, Iran’s permanent representative to the Vienna-based international organizations, held talks with Secretary General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Mohammad Barkindo on Thursday to discuss the oil market.

  • rahmani 2020-02-19 15:46

    'Domestic production to create jobs for youth'

    TEHRAN – Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani says promoting domestic production is going to create new job opportunities for the country’s youth which constitute the majority of the country’s 80-million population, IRNA reported.

  • oil 2020-02-19 15:45

    ‘Oil Ministry determined to upgrade oil sector standards’

    TEHRAN- Iran’s deputy oil minister for engineering, research, and technology affairs said Oil Ministry is taking serious measures for improving standards in the oil industry, Shana reported on Tuesday.

  • new cars 2020-02-19 15:45

    Rouhani unveils 3 domestically-made cars

    TEHRAN- During a ceremony on Wednesday, three Iranian-made cars were unveiled in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani, IRNA reported.

  • PEDEC 2020-02-19 15:43

    PEDEC to use skid-mounted facilities to accelerate projects

    TEHRAN - Petroleum Engineering and Development Company (PEDEC) inked an agreement with the Academic Center for Education, Culture and Research (ACECR) for cooperation in designing and constructing a skid-mounted processing unit to be used in South Azadegan oil field’s development project.

  • EAEU 2020-02-19 15:41

    Iran’s export to EAEU climbs 72% in 10 months

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s exports to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU)’s member states rose 72 percent during the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-December 21, 2019) compared to the same period of time in the past year, the spokesman of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • Samsung 2020-02-18 15:44

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    S. Korean companies leave Iran: Such a pity! But for them

    TEHRAN – South Korea’s LG Electronics and Samsung have ended their presence in the Iranian market over the past few months, abiding by the U.S. pressures for cutting ties with one of their biggest markets.

  • drilling rig 2020-02-18 15:42

    Iran unveils domestically-made drilling rig

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh unveiled a domestically-built drilling rig in a ceremony held in Khuzestan province, southwestern Iran on Tuesday.