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  • 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.

  • SMEs 2018-07-15 18:05

    36 Iranian SMEs attract $2.3b of foreign investments in a year

    TEHRAN- Some 36 Iranian small and medium-sized entrepreneurs (SMEs) attracted above $2.3 billion of foreign investments during the previous Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended on March 20, 2018), Managing Director of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) Sadeq Najafi told IRNA on Sunday.

  • gas network 2018-07-15 18:05

    Over 73% of rural areas connected to gas network in 3 months

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC)'s Gas Distribution Director Saeid Momeni said 73.6 percent of the country’s rural areas have been connected to the national gas network by the end of the current Iranian calendar year’s first quarter (June 21).

  • TEDPIX 2018-07-15 18:05

    Stock market index rises 13.7% since March

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) has risen 13.7 percent to hit 109.505 points since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • India 2018-07-15 09:18

    Iranian bank gets green light to open branch in Mumbai

    TEHRAN – India has approved a proposal from Iran’s Bank Pasargad to open a branch in Mumbai, Indian Express reported on Saturday.

  • anti-sanctions plan 2018-07-14 21:02

    Iran unveils anti-sanctions plan

    TEHRAN - Mohammad Baqer Nobakht, head of Budget and Planning Organization, unveiled the first section of a comprehensive plan aimed to tackle U.S.-led sanctions against Iran, ISNA reported.

  • oil 2018-07-14 09:41

    Iran’s oil production stands at 3.799m bpd in June: OPEC

    TEHRAN- According to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on July 11, oil production in Iran stood at about 3.799 million barrels per day (bpd) in June, falling 22,700 bpd from 3.822 million bpd in May, based on secondary sources.

  • Iran-India 2018-07-14 09:40

    Iran assures India on secured oil supplies, offers incentive

    TEHRAN – Iranian embassy in New Delhi said in a statement that the Islamic country will take all necessary measures to ensure secured oil supplies to India, offering “flexible measures” to boost bilateral trade.

  • industrial projects 2018-07-14 09:38

    13 industrial projects implemented using $1.8b of investment in a year

    TEHRAN- According to Iranian Ministry of Industry, 13 industrial projects were implemented during the past Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended on March 20, 2018) using 81.3 trillion rials (about $1.89 billion) of investment.

  • Gasoline 2018-07-12 13:53

    Daily gasoline imports 3.3m liters less than projected

    TEHRAN- Iran imported 5.7 million liters per day of gasoline during the three-month period from the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21), which was 3.3 million liters less than the planned amount for this period, the managing director of National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company (NIOPDC) announced.

  • northern ports 2018-07-12 13:49

    Exports from northern ports can be tripled

    TEHRAN- The capacity of exports from the ports in north of Iran can be increased by three folds, according to Hadi Haqshenas, the deputy head of Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • oil 2018-07-12 13:16

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    U.S. ‘zero Iranian oil’ plan: A fantasy doomed to failure

    U.S. has recently claimed that it wants to wipe all the Iranian oil from the global market to reduce the Islamic country’s oil revenues to zero, a plan which seems rather like a ‘Trump fantasy’ than a well-thought government-level program.

  • crude steel production 2018-07-10 18:04

    Iran’s crude steel production grows 22% annually

    TEHRAN- Iran’s annual crude steel production increased 22 percent in 2017, while the world’s production improved by six percent in the said time, Iranian Industry Minister Mohammad Shariatmadari announced on Tuesday.

  • NIGC 2018-07-10 18:03

    NIGC supplies power plants with 285mcm of gas per day

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) has been supplying the power plants in the country with 285 million cubic meters (mcm) of gas per day since the beginning of summer, Mehdi Jamshidi Dana, the dispatching director in NIGC, announced.

  • Es’haq Jahangiri 2018-07-10 18:03

    Iran to sell maximum level of oil to counter U.S. sanctions: VP

    TEHRAN- Iranian First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri announced on Tuesday that the country plans to sell as much oil as it can in face of U.S. sanctions, Fars news agency reported.

  • Iran-Turkey 2018-07-10 09:04

    Iran-Turkey trade exceeds $4.5b in 5 months

    TEHRAN – The value of trade between Iran and its neighbor Turkey has reached $4.575 billion during the first five months of 2018, registering a three percent rise compared to the same period last year.

  • Car 2018-07-10 08:18

    Car manufacturing up 9.4% in a quarter on year

    TEHRAN- Car manufacturing in Iran rose 9.4 percent during the three-month period from the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21) compared to the same time span in the past year, IRIB reported.

  • solar farms 2018-07-09 20:13

    Italian, Chinese firms to build solar farms in Iran

    TEHRAN – Italy’s Denikon and Chinese Sinosteel Corporation signed a memorandum of understanding in Iran’s central province of Yazd on Sunday for cooperation in various solar projects in Iran, IRNA reported.

  • Bijan Namdar Zanganeh 2018-07-07 21:03

    Iran to continue oil exports despite U.S. disruptive measures: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said the country’s oil production and exports have not changed significantly despite U.S. efforts for disrupting Iran’s market, IRIB reported on Saturday.

  • S. Korea 2018-07-07 21:02

    S. Korea rejects halt in loading Iran’s oil

    TEHRAN - The South Korean embassy in Tehran rejected that its country has stopped loading Iranian oil and gas condensate by its tankers in July, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Trump 2018-07-07 09:25

    ‘Trump's tweets driving oil prices up’

    TEHRAN - Iran’s Representative to OPEC Hossein Kazempour Ardebili said U.S. President Donald Trump’s tweet has raised oil prices by at least $10, Shana reported.

  • Dmitry Skobelkin 2018-07-07 09:07

    Tehran, Moscow pen banking co-op MOU

    TEHRAN- During the 6th meeting of Iran-Russia banking and financial group in Tehran the two sides signed an MOU on expansion of bilateral ties, the official website of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) reported.

  • Zamaninia 2018-07-07 08:59

    Iran, Austria renew energy co-op agreement

    TEHRAN – Tehran and Vienna extended the energy cooperation agreement which was signed between Iranian oil ministry and Austria’s energy ministry, Shana reported on Thursday quoting Iranian Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs and Trading Amir-Hossein Zamaninia.

  • Nikolay Galushin 2018-07-04 18:18

    Tehran, Moscow sign insurance MOU

    TEHRAN- In a meeting between Head of the Central Insurance of Iran Abdolnasser Hemmati and Russian National Reinsurance Chief Nikolay Galushin the two sides inked an insurance MOU in Tehran on Wednesday, IRNA reported.

  • industrial parks 2018-07-04 18:18

    Over $163m spent on constructing industrial parks

    TEHRAN – Iran expended 7 trillion rials (about $163.93 million) for 19 under-construction industrial parks across the country in the last Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA reported on Wednesday quoting an industry official.