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  • world space week Today 11:54

    Iran to show space tech progress at World Space Week

    TEHRAN -- The Iranian Space Agency (ISA) plans to introduce its space technology and achievements during the World Space Week, October 4 to 10, Mehr reported on Friday.

  • MARINE APPS Today 11:54

    Startup event to be held on marine apps

    TEHRAN – A startup event on marine apps will be held on the sidelines of the 4th national exhibition of maritime technological achievements, IRNA reported.

  • mohammad javad azari jahromi 2018-09-17 11:51

    Iran supplies 70 percent of internet services in Iraq, minister says

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi said that Iran supplies nearly 70 percent of Iraq’s internet services, Fars News Agency reported.

  • A view from Telecom Innovation 2017 2018-09-17 11:50

    Tehran to host Telecom Innovation 2018

    TEHRAN -- The 19th International Exhibition of Telecommunications, Information Technology, known as Telecom Innovation 2018, will be held from October 3 to 6 at the Tehran International Permanent Fairground.

  • knowledge-based products 2018-09-17 11:49

    Neighbors prioritized for exporting knowledge-based ICT products

    TEHRAN – Four neighboring countries of Iraq, Afghanistan, Oman and Turkey were given priority for knowledge-based product marketing of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) products and services, the Secretary General of the Information Technology Organization of Iran (ITO) announced, Mehr reported on Saturday.

  • technology in food products 2018-09-12 00:33

    Iran plans to provide technological roadmap for food products

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to provide a technological roadmap for food products with the aim of dealing with sanctions and materializing the goal of self-sufficiency in the food industry, the secretary of biotech development center (BioDC) at the science and technology vice-presidency announced, Mehr reported.

  • smart system 2018-09-12 00:17

    ‘IT development a solution to national challenges’

    TEHRAN – The development of IT industry is a solution to different national challenges like water shortage, oil dependency, environmental problems, and the lack of transparency, the head of Information Technology Organization (ITO) said on Monday.

  • Farmers harvest tomatoes in a countryside near Lake Urmia (Photo: Aletheia Casey) 2018-09-11 23:52

    Digital transformation meant to save Lake Urmia: ICT minister

    TEHRAN – Digital transformation in the field of irrigation can help save 35 percent of water resources in northwest of the country and lead to the preservation of Lake Urmia, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi said on Monday, ILNA reported.

  • next up 2018-09-11 17:04

    Iran to host Technology Investment Meeting of D-8

    TEHRAN – The Pardis Technology Park in Tehran will host Technology Investment Meeting (TIM) under the title of ‘Next Up’ on December 5 and 6.

  • techno-art  park 2018-09-09 17:22

    Techno-art park to be established in Tehran

    TEHRAN -- University of Tehran’s Science and Technology Park and the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) University signed an agreement on Saturday to establish an art and technology park in the near future in Tehran, ISNA reported.

  • national aerospace competition 2018-09-09 17:21

    National aerospace competition starts today

    TERHAN – The first national competition on technology and aerospace kicks off today at the science and technology park of Yasouj University, western Iran.

  • telecom startup 2018-09-09 17:20

    ‘Telecom startups in Iran are supported’

    TEHRAN – The Faculty of Entrepreneurship of the University of Tehran signed an agreement with Telecommunication Company of Iran in order to support startups active in the field of telecommunication, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • Iranian Defense Ministry's Marine Industries Organization head Rear Admiral Amir Rastegari, chief of DOE Isa Kalantari and the Isfahan governor Mohsen Mehr-Alizadeh sign an agreement in Isfahan to sup 2018-09-09 17:17

    Agreement signed to support manufacturing electric vehicles

    TEHRAN – Governor general office of Isfahan province, the Department of Environment (DOE) and the Defense Ministry's Marine Industries Organization signed an agreement to support technological development of manufacturing electric vehicles in Isfahan on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • Iranian Science Minister Mansour Gholami 2018-09-05 23:15

    Over 5,000 knowledge-based companies operating in Iran’s sci-tech parks

    TEHRAN -- Over five thousand knowledge-based companies are active in Iran’s science and technology parks, Science Minister Mansour Gholami said on Monday, ISNA reported.

  • sourena sattari 2018-09-05 22:46

    ‘Entrepreneurship soon becomes Iran’s leading economic powerhouse’

    TEHRAN -- The entrepreneurship will be turned into Iran’s leading economic source of power in the near future, vice president for science and technology Sourena Sattari announced on Monday, ISNA reported.

  • ایران و کره جنوبی 2018-09-03 08:46

    Iran, South Korea join hands to develop startup business

    TERHAN – Iran and South Korea to expand cooperation in the field of startup business in the future, IRIB reported on Saturday.

  • e-commerce 2018-09-03 08:44

    $26.5b spent on online shopping in calendar year: report

    TEHRAN – People in Iran spent 1,110 trillion rials (about $26.5 billion) on online shopping during the previous Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended on March 20, 2018), the E-Commerce Development Center of Iran said in a recently published report.

  • knowledge-based products 2018-09-01 09:01

    ‘Knowledge-based products make $8m revenue’

    TEHRAN – Selling knowledge-based products has so far brought in 34 trillion rials (about $8 million) revenue in the current Iranian calendar year, starting March 21, said the deputy science minister for research and technology.

  • IASP 2018 World Conference 2018-09-01 09:01

    IASP 2018 World Conference to highlight innovation ecosystem

    TEHRAN -- Fostering innovation ecosystems will be in the limelight at the 35th World Conference on Science Parks and Areas of Innovation, which is organized by the International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation (IASP).

  • Mohammad Mehdi Tehranchi 2018-09-01 08:36

    IAU plans to establish innovation centers nationwide

    TEHRAN – The Islamic Azad University (IAU) plans to establish 40 innovation centers in different branches across the country until the end of the current Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 2019), IAU caretaker Mohammad Mehdi Tehranchi said, ISNA reported.

  • startup 2018-09-01 08:36

    About 4,000 startups are active in Iran: official

    TEHRAN -- There are about 4,000 startups operating in Iran which provide IT-based services to the public, the head of innovation department of science and technology vice presidency told Mehr news agency on Tuesday.

  • rural innovation 2018-09-01 00:34

    Qazvin to host startup event for rural innovation

    TEHRAN -- A startup event focusing on rural innovation will open today in the city of Qazvin and will end on September 4, the vice president for rural development and underprivileged areas announced, Fars reported on Thursday.

  • expat experts 2018-09-01 00:33

    300 expat experts are faculty members of Iranian universities: VP

    TEHRAN – During past three years, 300 talented Iranian experts, who have returned their homeland, became faculty members in universities nationwide, vice president for science and technology announced, Nasimonline reported on Friday.

  • Sorena Sattari 2018-09-01 00:30

    Iran exports $400m of knowledge-based products

    TEHRAN – Iran has exported $400 million worth of knowledge-based products during the past Iranian calendar year 1396 (March 2017-March 2018), the vice president for science and technology Sourena Sattari said on Monday, YJC reported.

  • GITEX 2018 2018-08-27 09:31

    Iranian knowledge-based companies to attend GITEX 2018

    TEHRAN – Iranian knowledge-based companies will attend the [Persian] Gulf Information Technology Exhibition, which will be held from October 16 to 18 at the Dubai World Trade Center, Mehr reported on Saturday.

  • Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh-Hashemi(l) and the company managing director Kourosh Karbasian unveils the first Iranian-made HPLC instrument during a ceremony on Sunday 2018-08-27 09:30

    Iranian-made HPLC instrument unveiled

    TEHRAN – An Iranian company has managed to manufacture the first domestically-developed high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) instrument.

  • AGRITECH STARTUP WEEKEND 2018-08-27 09:30

    Startup weekend to empower agri-tech ecosystem

    TERHAN – The Agri-tech startup weekend will be held in Tehran’s Shahr-e Aftab International Exhibition Center from September 13 to 15, ecosystem website announced.

  • national IT award 2018-08-26 17:03

    Iran to hold IT award ceremony

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Research Institute for Information Science and Technology, known as Irandoc, will hold the fourth IT award ceremony in November.

  • traditional medicine 2018-08-25 11:24

    Medicinal herbs festival to offer Students innovative ideas

    TEHRAN – The fourth festival of medicinal herbs, natural products and traditional medicine offers about 200 innovative plans and idea proposed by students, secretary of the headquarter for medical herbs and traditional medicine sciences and technology development at the science and technology vice presidency announced.

  • space 2018-08-25 09:01

    CIT Ministry supports private sector’s space industry

    TEHRAN – The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (CIT) financially supports space industry projects being implemented by the private sector, Mehr reported on Wednesday.