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  • ICCIMA 2021-07-27 16:01

    ICCIMA sends $2.7m Covid-19 aid package to Sistan-Baluchestan province

    TEHRAN – Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) has sent 115 billion rials (about $2.7 million) worth of medicine and medical equipment to the southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan Province to help battle the coronavirus pandemic in the region.

  • WB 2021-07-27 16:01

    WB sees Iranian economy continuing positive growth until 2024

    TEHRAN - Iranian economy is projected to grow by 2.1 percent in the current fiscal year (March 2021-March 2022) as the domestic markets are getting back on track and the negative impacts of the coronavirus pandemic begin to wane, according to the World Bank’s Macro Poverty Outlook (MPO) report for spring 2021.

  • south korea 2021-07-27 16:01

    Iran’s frozen money in Seoul to pay off Korean exports: ambassador

    TEHRAN – South Korea’s new Ambassador to Tehran Yun Kang-hyeon has said Iran’s frozen oil money in his country will be used to pay off Korean companies that had previously exported basic commodities to Iran.

  • cargo 2021-07-27 16:00

    Over 46m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Iran’s ports in 4 months

    TEHRAN- Some 46.18 million tons of commodities have been loaded and unloaded at Iranian ports during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21– July 22), an official with the Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) announced.

  • railway 2021-07-27 15:44

    825km to be added to railway network by next March

    TEHRAN- Iranian deputy transport minister said 825 kilometers of railroads are going to be constructed across the country by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022).

  • TEDPIX down 2021-07-27 14:11

    TEDPIX loses 8,400 points on Tuesday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), dropped 8,401 points to 1.314 million on Tuesday.

  • Export 2021-07-27 12:45

    Iran’s exports to India increases 240% in a quarter on year

    TEHRAN – The value of Iran’s exports to India has risen 240 percent during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), as compared to the same period of time in the past year, an official with Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.

  • Exports 2021-07-27 12:45

    Quarterly exports to Caspian Sea littoral states nears $329m

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s exports to the Caspian Sea littoral states stood at $328.917 million in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), the spokesman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • sponge iron 2021-07-26 16:45

    Iranian company constructs sponge iron production plant for China

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Mines and Metals Company (MME) has established China’s first gas-based sponge iron production unit using the Persian Direct Reduction (PERED) technology, the portal of the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO) reported.

  • electricity 2021-07-26 15:55

    Daily electricity demand in Iran tops 65,000 MW

    TEHRAN - Daily electricity consumption in Iran is currently over 65,000 megawatts (65 gigawatts), nearly 11,000 MW more than the country’s current power generation, Iranian Energy Ministry's Spokesman for Electricity Industry Mostafa Rajabi Mashhadi has said.

  • TEDPIX up 2021-07-26 15:17

    TEDPIX gains 12,000 points on Monday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), rose 12,113 points to 1.323 million on Monday.

  • project 2021-07-26 15:16

    Projects worth over $397m inaugurated in free trade, special economic zones

    TEHRAN - President Hassan Rouhani on Monday inaugurated 33 projects valued at 16.6 trillion rials (about $397.3 million) in the free trade and special economic zones across the country in an online event.

  • Goreh-jask 2021-07-26 15:16

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Opening new oil export pipeline, Iran takes new step toward energy independence

    TEHRAN – Earlier on Thursday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani officially ordered the inauguration of a strategic crude oil transfer project through which the country will bypass the Strait of Hurmuz and cut reliance on the chokepoint for its oil trades in the future.

  • Copper concentrate 2021-07-26 11:17

    Over 320,000 tons of copper concentrate produced in 3 months

    TEHRAN- Iran produced 320,449 tons of copper concentrate during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), which was three percent more than the figure for the same period of time in the past year.

  • exhibition 2021-07-25 16:27

    Iran to hold 5 exclusive exhibitions in Iraq by March 2022

    TEHRAN - Director-General of Iranian Trade Promotion Organization (TPO)’s Office of Arabian and African Countries has said the country plans to hold at least five exclusive exhibitions in Iraq during the current Iranian calendar year (ends in late March 2022).

  • CBI 2021-07-25 16:27

    CBI puts Iran’s annual GDP growth at 3.5%

    TEHRAN – The Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Akbar Komeijani has put the growth of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the previous Iranian calendar year 1399(ended on March 20) at 3.5 percent, IRIB reported.

  • Trade 2021-07-25 16:27

    Over 304,000 tons of commodities exported from Kordestan in 3 months

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 304,381 tons of products worth $128.985 million have been exported from Kordestan province, in the west of Iran, during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21).

  • Ardakanian 2021-07-25 14:15

    Plans are underway for managing Khuzestan water problems: Energy min.

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian has said good programs are underway for managing Khuzestan Province’s water problems, ISNA reported.

  • loan 2021-07-25 13:54

    Over $742m of facilities paid to SMEs, semi-finished projects in a quarter

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade’s data show that 31.187 trillion rials (about $742.5 million) has been paid to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and semi-finished industrial projects with an over 60 percent physical progress during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21).

  • TV manufacturing 2021-07-25 12:46

    Quarterly manufacturing of TV sets up 20% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Manufacturing of TV sets in Iran during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21) has risen 19.9 percent from that of the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA reported citing the data released by the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.

  • luxury watch market 2021-07-25 12:33

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    As per Statista, the luxury watch market value is estimated at $6.93 billion worldwide. The world is full of watch lovers who like to collect bespoke timepieces.

  • Industry 2021-07-25 12:25

    Issuance of industrial unit establishment permits rises 31% in 3 months on year

    TEHRAN – According to the latest data released by Iran’s Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry, during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21) 10,714 permits have been issued for establishing new industrial units in the country, which marked 31.8 percent increase year on year.

  • Exports 2021-07-24 17:26

    Export from Zanjan province increases 210% in a quarter on year

    TEHRAN- The value of export from Zanjan province, in northwest of Iran, rose 210 percent during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), as compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to a provincial official.

  • Exports 2021-07-24 14:14

    Iran’s annual export to Azerbaijan rises 18%

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s export to Azerbaijan rose 18 percent in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), the spokesman of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) announced.

  • Gas supply 2021-07-24 13:47

    Over $9.5b invested to develop gas supply in 8 years

    TEHRAN- Over the past eight years (the current government’s incumbency) some 400 trillion rials (about $9.523 billion) has been invested for the development of gas supply in Iran, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • car manufacturing 2021-07-24 11:46

    Domestic manufacturing of each car saves Iran $400-$500 in a year

    TEHRAN- The director-general of automotive department of Iran’s Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry announced that domestic manufacturing of each car saved the country $400-$500 in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • Solar farm 2021-07-24 10:10

    Over 433MW of electricity generated from renewable sources in a month

    TEHRAN – Iran’s solar farms generated over 433 megawatts (MW) of electricity in the third month of the current Iranian calendar year (May 22-June 21).

  • Chicken 2021-07-23 18:40

    Quarterly poultry meat supply increases 10.5%

    TEHRAN- Statistical Center of Iran (SCI) announced a 10.5-percent increase in the supply of poultry meat in the country in the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), as compared to its previous quarter.

  • SCI 2021-07-23 15:24

    Inflation rate rises 1.2%: SCI

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran (SCI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on July 22, which marks the end of the fourth Iranian calendar month of Tir, stood at 44.2 percent, rising 1.2 percent from the figure for the twelve-month period ended on the last day of the third month.

  • Washing machine 2021-07-23 12:04

    212,000 washing machines manufactured in 3 months

    TEHRAN- Manufacturing of washing machines in Iran during the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21) has risen 40 percent from that of the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA reported citing the data released by the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.