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  • EAEU Yesterday 15:34

    Tehran to host EAEU exclusive expo in mid-May

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) has said an exclusive exhibition of Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) member states’ economic capabilities is planned to be held in Tehran on May 17.

  • mining Yesterday 15:34

    Issuance of mining licenses up over 18% in a year

    TEHRAN – Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Ministry data show that 680 mining operation licenses have been issued in the previous Iranian calendar year 1399 (March 20, 2020-March 20, 2021) to register an 18.1-percent increase compared to the preceding year.

  • stock Yesterday 15:18

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    How can govt. really support stock market?

    TEHRAN - Unprecedented fluctuations in the Iranian stock market over the past few months have led shareholders, experts, and scholars to call for the government to increase its support for the market, some shareholders want the government to guarantee the return of their stocks, some believe providing infrastructure is the best way to help this market.

  • TEDPIX down Yesterday 14:58

    TEDPIX drops 9,000 points on Sunday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), fell 9,000 points to 1.224 million on Sunday.

  • South Khorasan Yesterday 14:43

    448 solar farms set up in South Khorasan in 4 years

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 448 solar farms have been established in South Khorasan province, in the east of Iran, during the past four years.

  • aluminum Yesterday 13:38

    Annual aluminum ingot production up 61%

    TEHRAN - Production of aluminum ingot in Iran rose 61 percent during the previous Iranian calendar year 1399 (ended on March 20) compared to the figure for the preceding year.

  • gas supply Yesterday 11:45

    96% of Iran’s population enjoy natural gas

    TEHRAN- The managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) said that 96 percent of the country’s population enjoy natural gas at the present.

  • trade Yesterday 11:04

    Annual exports from West Azarbaijan rise 62%

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from West Azarbaijan province, in the northwest of Iran, increased 62 percent during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), according to an official with the customs department of the province.

  • Iran India 2021-04-17 17:39

    India stresses fulfilling commitments for developing Chabahar

    TEHRAN - Indian Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways Mansukh Mandaviya has emphasized his country’s determination for fulfilling its commitments for the development of Iran’s southeastern Chabahar Port, IRNA reported.

  • NIMA 2021-04-17 17:37

    Annual policy package for return of export revenues ratified

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Supreme Council for Economic Coordination has ratified a package of provisions to clarify the regulations and procedures regarding the re-injection of non-oil export revenues earned during the Iranian calendar years of 1397-1400 (March 2018-March 2022) into the country’s economy, an official with the Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.

  • TEDPIX down 2021-04-17 17:32

    TEDPIX falls 9,600 points on Saturday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), dropped 9,634 points to 1.233 million on Saturday, which is the first day of the Iranian calendar week.

  • IME 2021-04-17 17:23

    Commodities worth $435m traded at IME in a week

    TEHRAN- During the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday), 18,000 tons of commodities valued at $435 million were traded at the Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME), showing 36 percent and seven percent growth in value and volume of trades, respectively, as compared to its previous week.

  • trade 2021-04-17 17:04

    Five new commercial attachés appointed

    TEHRAN - Iran has appointed five new commercial attachés to be dispatched to the country’s major trading partners in the near future, the head of the country’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.

  • Housing price 2021-04-17 16:51

    Tehran housing market records an 85% annual growth

    TEHRAN – The housing market in Tehran was the second-highest returning market in Iran among the country’s four major markets in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) with 85 percent annual growth, ISNA reported.

  • domestic production 2021-04-17 16:31

    Industry Ministry’s indigenization plan realized by 110%

    TEHRAN – Head of the Domestic Production Center of Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade said the program for indigenizing the knowledge for the production of major industrial equipment has been realized by 110 percent in the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • free zone 2021-04-16 21:32

    ‘Iranian free zones register positive trade balance over past 2 years’

    TEHRAN - The Secretary of Iranian Free Zones High Council Hamidreza Mo’meni said the trade balance of the country’s free and special economic zones has been positive in the past two years despite the negative balance of the country's foreign trade.

  • IMF 2021-04-16 15:56

    IMF revises estimates of Iran’s reserves following CBI objection

    TEHRAN - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised its estimate of Iran’s total gross official reserves to $115 billion, following the Central Bank of Iran (CBI)’s objection about the fund’s incorrect estimates of the mentioned index.

  • industry 2021-04-16 15:56

    Nearly $4b paid to SMEs, semi-finished projects in a year

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade’s data show that 167 trillion rials (nearly $3.97 billion) has been paid to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and semi-finished industrial projects with an over 60 percent physical progress during the previous Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • TSE 2021-04-16 15:56

    TSE experiences a slight weekly decline of its main index

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), dropped 6,000 points, or 0.5 percent, in the past Iranian calendar week.

  • industrial units 2021-04-16 15:31

    177 industrial units start activity in Zanjan province in a year

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, 177 new industrial units started activity in Zanjan province during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • rouhani 2021-04-16 14:52

    Major petchem catalyst production units launched in Iran

    TEHRAN - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday ordered the official inauguration of two major petrochemical catalyst production projects worth about $10 million in central Markazi Province via videoconference.

  • power plants 2021-04-16 14:22

    Thermal power plants’ efficiency to reach 40% by March 2022

    TEHRAN – The efficiency of Iran’s thermal power plants will reach 40 percent by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2022), the managing director of the country’s Thermal Power Plants Holding Company (TPPH) announced.

  • industry 2021-04-14 15:57

    Over 3,600 industrial projects with over 80% progress underway in Iran

    TEHRAN - There are 3,639 semi-finished industrial projects with over 80 percent physical progress across Iran, Director General of Planning and Financing Office of the Ministry of Industry, Mining, and Trade Alireza Hadi announced.

  • electricity 2021-04-14 15:31

    Iran capable of boosting electricity exchange with neighbors to 10GW

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian has said the country is capable of boosting its electricity exchange with the neighboring countries to 10,000 megawatts (10 gigawatts), IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • oil 2021-04-14 15:30

    Iranian heavy crude oil price rises 6% in March: OPEC

    TEHRAN- Iranian heavy oil price increased $3.64 in March to register a six-percent rise compared to the previous month, according to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on Tuesday.

  • TSE 2021-04-14 15:30

    TEDPIX falls 1,300 points on Wednesday

    TEHRAN- TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), lost 1,320 points to 1.243 million on Wednesday.

  • trade 2021-04-14 14:49

    Commodities worth over $3b exported from East Azarbaijan

    TEHRAN- As announced by a provincial official, commodities worth over $3 billion were exported from East Azarbaijan province in the northeast of Iran during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20).

  • iron ore 2021-04-14 14:27

    Annual iron ore concentrate output touches 50m tons

    TEHRAN- Production of iron ore concentrate in Iran during the previous Iranian calendar year 1399 (ended on March 20) reached 49.714 million tons, registering a five-percent rise compared to the preceding year, IRNA reported.

  • exhibit 2021-04-14 12:54

    Exclusive exhibit of Iranian products to be held in Erbil in mid-June

    TEHRAN- An exclusive exhibition of Iranian products will be held in Erbil of Iraqi Kurdistan during June 9-12, the head of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO)’s Arab and African office announced.

  • TEDPIX 2021-04-13 15:00

    Growth returns to stock market

    TEHRAN- After several days of drops, TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), climbed on Tuesday.