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  • Mining Yesterday 16:29

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IMIDRO seeking modern technology through co-op with universities

    TEHRAN- Iran’s determination for strengthening domestic production requires enjoying modern technology and knowledge, which has put all related organizations in the way of achieving high technology.

  • TCCIMA’s Vice Chairman of Trade Committee Abbas Argon Yesterday 16:26

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Govt., private sector collaborating to resolve commercial ID card issues

    TEHRAN – Boosting domestic production and improving foreign trade has become one of the major mottos that the Iranian government is promoting in recent years, an objective that came under the spotlight after The White House made it a goal to limit the Islamic Republic’s economic interactions with the world.

  • CNG Yesterday 13:16

    Daily CNG consumption stands at 25mcm

    TEHRAN- Daily consumption of compressed natural gas (CNG) has reached 25 million cubic meters (mcm) in Iran, according to an official with the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC).

  • hemmati Yesterday 12:21

    Over $1b in loans paid to corona-affected producers

    TEHRAN – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has said the country’s banking system paid 44 trillion rials (about $1.047 billion) of facilities to the production units affected by the coronavirus outbreak, over the past 45 days.

  • iran-Russia Yesterday 11:26

    TCCIMA, REC ink MOU for expanding Iran-Russia trade

    TEHRAN – Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Russian Export Center (REC) for the expansion of trade relations between the two countries.

  • Barkindo 2020-09-19 14:44

    OPEC’s secretary-general welcomes Iran’s deputy FM in Vienna

    TEHRAN- Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, the secretary-general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), met with Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs Mohsen Baharvand in Vienna on Saturday.

  • Imam Khomeini Port 2020-09-19 14:34

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Development projects properly underway at Imam Khomeini Port

    TEHRAN- Imam Khomeini Port is a seaport at the northwestern end of the Persian Gulf near Ahvaz, the center of Iran’s southwestern Khuzestan province.

  • catalyst unit 2020-09-19 11:37

    Catalyst production project launched in western province

    TEHRAN- In a ceremony on Saturday, Iranian Vice-President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari launched the project for the construction of a catalyst production unit in a polymer production complex in western Kermanshah province, IRNA reported.

  • power plant 2020-09-18 14:59

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Energy Ministry plans to increase efficiency of power plants

    TEHRAN –Iranian Energy Ministry is following a program for increasing the average efficiency of the country’s power plants in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 19).

  • TSE 2020-09-18 14:35

    Preparations underway for 12 major enterprises to join stock market

    TEHRAN - Head of Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) said 12 enterprises are going through the final stages for being listed on the country’s stock exchange, IRIB reported.

  • gas 2020-09-18 12:18

    National gas network transmission capacity up 12%

    TEHRAN - Iranian Gas Transmission Company (IGTC)'s managing director said the transmission capacity of the national gas network has risen 12 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21) to reach 870 million cubic meters per day (mcm/d), Shana reported.

  • small mines 2020-09-16 14:50

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Reviving small mines plays significant role in job creation

    The plan for reviving small mines in Iran was first launched by Iran Mine House in early 2018 in the framework of some agreements with the mining associations and companies.

  • idle units 2020-09-16 12:01

    670 idle industrial units revived since late March

    TEHRAN- The head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced that 670 idle industrial units have been revived throughout the country since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20), IRNA reported.

  • Fishery 2020-09-16 09:59

    Iran’s fishery production rises noticeably in recent years

    TEHRAN- Iran Fisheries Organization (IFO) Head Nabiollah Khoun-Mirzaei said that fishery production has increased noticeably in the country in the recent years, IRIB reported.

  • Khansari 2020-09-15 15:16

    Private sector representatives criticize unbridled liquidity growth

    TEHRAN – Board members of the Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) on Tuesday criticized the unbridled liquidity growth in the country which is causing disruption in many economic and industrial sectors.

  • Irrigation 2020-09-15 14:26

    Modern irrigation systems implemented in 174,000 hectares of farmlands

    TEHRAN – Following the Iranian Agriculture Ministry’s new irrigation systems development plan, 174,000 hectares of farmlands have been equipped with modern irrigation systems in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 20), the ministry’s project manager for the mentioned development plan said.

  • gas 2020-09-15 14:23

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Gas industry mobilized for sustained supply in winter

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) and all its subsidiaries have been working in the past few months to ensure the sustained supply of gas during the cold season.

  • industrial parks 2020/09/14

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Creating necessary infrastructure in industrial parks on agenda

    Strengthening domestic production to achieve self-reliance is the most important program that Iran is following up in its industry sector in a bid to nullify the effects of the U.S. sanctions on its economy.

  • ICCIMA 2020-09-14 11:12

    CBI governor, private sector representatives discuss forex issues

    TEHRAN – The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) held a meeting with the board of directors of the Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines, and Agriculture (ICCIMA) to discuss issues related to the reinjection of the private sector’s foreign currency incomes into the economy.

  • steel exports 2020-09-14 09:50

    Over 1.7m tons of steel exported in 5 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 1.786 million tons of steel during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20-August 21), IRNA reported.

  • Iran-Turkey 2020-09-13 14:51

    Iran, Turkey customs discuss expansion of cooperation

    TEHRAN - Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) Mehdi Mir-Ashrafi held a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Riza Tuna Turagay, via video conference to discuss expansion of cooperation, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • PETZONE 2020-09-13 13:38

    29 development projects underway in Iran’s PETZONE

    TEHRAN - Managing Director of Iran’s Mahshahr Petrochemical Special Economic Zone (PETZONE) said 29 development projects are underway in this zone to complete the petrochemical industry’s value chain and also reduce the exports of raw materials.

  • Eslami 2020-09-13 13:37

    BY: Ebrahim Fallahi

    Combining theory and practice, a must for indigenizing oil equipment

    TEHRAN- Strengthening domestic production and indigenizing the knowledge and technology for production of the products and equipment that Iran imports from other countries has become one of the major programs that the country is pursuing in recent years.

  • red meat 2020-09-13 11:23

    Monthly red meat output rises 41% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Statistical Center of Iran (SCI) announced that production of red meat in Iran stood at 37,100 tons in the fifth month of the current Iranian calendar year (July 22-August 21), showing 41 percent growth compared to the same month in the past year, IRNA reported.

  • rail 2020-09-12 17:03

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘National Rail’ a big step toward railway transport development

    TEHRAN- It was six years ago in the Iranian calendar year 1393 (March 2014-March 2015), when for the first time Iran took a step for domestic production of rail tracks.

  • airport 2020-09-12 13:06

    IAC to take over 9 Oil Ministry’s airports

    TEHRAN - Iran Airports Company (IAC) is going to take over nine of the country’s airports which have been operated by the Oil Ministry in oil-rich regions, IRNA reported.

  • PGPIC 2020-09-12 11:22

    Iran’s PGPIC among world’s top 40 petchem companies despite sanctions

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) has been ranked 40th among the world’s top 100 petrochemical companies based on Independent Commodity Intelligence Services (ICIS) 2020 ranking.

  • electricity 2020-09-11 14:17

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Iran emerging as regional electricity hub by synchronizing grid with neighbors

    TEHRAN – As one of the major players in West Asia’s energy market, Iran is now emerging as a major electricity hub in the region as the country is following a comprehensive plan for synchronizing its power grid with the neighboring countries.

  • confair 2020-09-11 13:39

    Iran ConFair 2020 running in Tehran

    TEHRAN – The 20th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Building and Construction Industry (Iran ConFair 2020) kicked off at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Thursday.

  • Iran-Afghanistan 2020-09-11 13:39

    Tehran, Kabul stress expansion of economic ties

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian, who is the chairman of the Iran-Afghanistan Joint Economic Committee, met with Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Tehran Abdolghafour Lival, and the two sides stressed the expansion of economic ties in all areas.