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  • IKA 2018-07-28 08:57

    Imam Khomeini Airport City expanded with 8 development projects

    TEHRAN – Eight development projects were inaugurated at Iran’s Imam Khomeini Airport City (IKAC) on Thursday to further expand the capital city’s primary international airport, IRIB reported.

  • TEDPIX 2018-07-28 08:55

    TEDPIX gains 1024 points in a week

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) increased 1029 points or 0.9 percent during the five dealing days (Saturday-Wednesday) of the past Iranian week ended on Friday, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • صادرات نفت 2018-07-27 20:35

    Iran providing insurance for oil shipments to India

    TEHRAN - Iran is providing insurance for oil shipments to India operated by National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC), Reuters reported citing industry sources. This decision came after some local insurers stopped providing the service in the face of impending U.S. sanctions.

  • gas pipelines 2018-07-26 10:53

    1000km of gas pipelines to join national network by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Some 1000 kilometers of new gas transferring pipelines will be connected to the national network of the country by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), according to the managing director of Iranian Gas Engineering and Development Company.

  • Chabahar port 2018-07-26 10:51

    India’s activities in Iran’s Chabahar not affected by U.S. sanctions: official

    TEHRAN - Chairman of Export Promotion Council for India’s EOUs and SEZs (EPCES) said the U.S. sanctions on Iran won’t affect India’s trade activities in Iran’s Chabahar port, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-07-25 13:38

    Hemmati replaced Seif as Iran central banker

    Iran has got a new central bank governor as the country is struggling to check a steep depreciation of the rial and root out a series of irregularities in its banking system.

  • Inflation 2018-07-25 09:13

    Inflation rate at 8.7%: statistical center

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on July 22, which marks the end of the Iranian calendar month of Tir, stood at 8.7 percent, up 0.5 percent from its previous month, IRIB reported on Tuesday.

  • Iron ore 2018-07-25 09:10

    Annual iron ore exports rise 31%

    TEHRAN- Iran exported $1.072 billion of iron ore in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2018), which indicates 31.1 percent rise from its previous year’s figure, IRNA reported on Tuesday citing the data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • gasoline 2018-07-25 09:06

    Daily gasoline consumption touches 92m liters in a month

    TEHRAN- Average daily gasoline consumption in Iran reached 91.7 million liters during the Iranian calendar month of Tir (June 22-July 22), 8.1 million liters more than the preceding month.

  • Petchem 2018-07-24 09:56

    Petchem exports at over $3b in a quarter

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 5.356 million tons of petrochemical products worth more than $3.158 billion during the three-month period from the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), IRIB reported citing the data released by National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Iran-India 2018-07-24 09:55

    Indian refiners worried over U.S. sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – Indian refineries are getting worried about the risks that U.S. sanctions on Iran could impose on their profitability, Economic Times reported citing Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL).

  • Russia 2018-07-23 21:42

    Iranian, Russian ministers discuss energy cooperation

    TEHRAN-Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak met Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh in Moscow on Monday and discussed energy cooperation between the two countries and through OPEC, Russia’s Energy Ministry said.

  • Cooling appliances 2018-07-23 10:15

    Cooling appliances consume 1/3rd of generated electricity

    TEHRAN- According to the spokesman of Iran's Power Generation and Distribution Company (known as TAVANIR) one third of the generated electricity in summer is used by cooling appliances, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • banking system 2018-07-23 10:12

    Bank loans to economic sector rise 16.3% in 3 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN – The value of facilities that Iranian banking system offered to the domestic economic sector increased by 165 trillion rials (about $3.78 billion) during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 20) compared to the same period last year.

  • Shapour Mohammadi 2018-07-22 21:06

    Iran Energy Exchange ready to offer crude oil

    TEHRAN- The condition is prepared for offering crude oil in Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX), Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO) Head Shapour Mohammadi told IRNA on Sunday.

  • Job creation 2018-07-21 18:07

    Govt. presents package to back production, job creation

    TEHRAN- Budget and Planning Organization of Iran put forward its 10-section protective plan to support domestic production and job creation during the present Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20, 2019), Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • energy loses 2018-07-21 18:06

    Over $1.7b needed for reducing electricity losses by 3%

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Energy Ministry needs about 75 trillion rials (near $1.724 billion) to reduce the power transmission and distribution losses at the country’s grids by three percent, IRNA reported on Saturday quoting an official at the Energy Ministry.

  • Iran China India 2018-07-21 13:19

    China, India say trade with Iran unfazed by U.S. sanctions

    Beijing consistently opposes policies of unilateral sanctions and intends to continue its trade cooperation with Iran under its international commitments, the Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Thursday.

  • meshkinfam 2018-07-21 09:44

    South Pars daily gas output to rise 84mcm by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Daily production of gas in Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be increased by 84 million cubic meters (mcm) by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), according to the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the field.

  • freeway 2018-07-21 09:40

    Construction of 7,800km of freeways underway in Iran

    TEHRAN- Some 7,800 kilometers of freeways are under construction through 16 projects in Iran, according to Deputy Transport Minister Kheirollah Khademi.

  • Iran 2018-07-20 21:37

    S. Korea dispatches delegation to U.S. to discuss waiver over Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN – South Korea sent an inter-agency delegation, headed by Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Affairs Yun Kang-hyeon, to Washington D.C. for discussing waiver over Iranian sanctions.

  • World Road Transport Organization (IRU) 2018-07-19 11:30

    IRICA, IRU discuss easing transit between Iran, Europe

    TEHRAN- In a meeting between head of the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) Foroud Asgari and secretary general at World Road Transport Organization (IRU) Umberto de Pretto, the two sides discussed easing transit of goods between Iran and Europe, IRIB reported on Wednesday.

  • Director of the Department for International Trade at the British Embassy in Tehran Keith Wellings 2018-07-19 11:27

    Britain seeking finest solutions to expand trade ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Director of the Department for International Trade at the British Embassy in Tehran Keith Wellings told IRNA on Wednesday that his country is looking for the best options to improve its ties with Iran in the framework of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

  • power 2018-07-19 11:25

    By: Ebrahim Fallahi

    The reason for Iran’s power outages: exports or infrastructure?

    Since starting of the summer, an intense heat-wave has been blanketing over most of the cities of Iran, leading to an over-usage of airconditioning appliances and a significant jump in electricity consumption among the household consumers. The situation has led to a series of daily power outages across the country which has affected many businesses and people adversely.

  • Iranian products 2018-07-18 10:04

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IME laying a proper ground to support Iranian products

    The current Iranian calendar year has been named as the year of ‘support for Iranian products’ by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • Aliminum 2018-07-18 09:55

    Aluminum production by major companies rises 11% in 3 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s major aluminum producers produced 91,379 tons of aluminum during the three-month period from March 21 to June 21, which shows 11 percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • Jahangiri 2018-07-17 21:04

    U.S. plans for wiping Iranian oil is an illusion: VP

    TEHRAN - Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri said on Monday that The U.S.’s attempts for halting Iranian oil exports to the world markets is an illusion, Shana news agency reported.

  • Units 2018-07-17 09:45

    201 industrial units resume activity in 3 months

    TEHRAN- Through supportive measures taken by the government, some 201 industrial units that had stopped their activity resumed their operation during the first quarter of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), Iranian deputy industry minister announced.

  • Steel 2018-07-17 09:44

    Major steel producers’ output rises 17% in a quarter on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s major steel producers produced 4.849 million tons of crude steel during the first quarter of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), with 17-percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRNA reported on Monday based on the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Zanganeh 2018-07-16 21:15

    Iran warns OPEC, Saudi on violating output-cap agreement

    TEHRAN - Iranian oil minister has written separate letters to OPEC President Suhail Al Mazrouei and his Saudi Arabian counterpart warning about the consequences of raising oil production above the allowed targets.