• Iran-Shell 2017-03-06 09:00

    Iran may skip tender for Kish gas field, go to negotiation with Shell

    TEHRAN – An Iranian oil official has announced that since Royal Dutch Shell is the only foreign bidder for the development project of Kish gas field (in the Persian Gulf), Iran may skip the tender and directly enter negotiation with the Anglo-Dutch company.

  • zamaninia 2017-03-04 22:55

    Iran negotiating to finalize $80-85b foreign investment in oil sector

    TEHRAN- Iran is negotiating with foreign companies to finalize 25 contracts in oil sector, which will bring $80-85 billion investment to the country, Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs and Trading Amir-Hossein Zamaninia said on Saturday.

  • Gholamreza Manouchehri 2017-03-04 09:05

    25 oilfield development proposals received post-sanctions: NIOC official

    TEHRAN –Iran has received 25 Management Development Programs (MDP) for the development of its oilfields from foreign companies since the sanctions were lifted in January 2016, IRNA reported, quoting an oil official.

  • Iran-Norway 2017-03-01 16:36

    Iran, Norway explore avenues of co-op in upstream oil, gas sector

    TEHRAN - Iran and Norway explored avenues of cooperation in oil and gas industry’s upstream sector in Iran-Norway conference on upstream oil and gas technology and development cooperation which kicked off in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • Tanker 2017-02-26 09:02

    Iran exports 24m barrels of gas condensate in January

    TEHRAN – Iran exported 24 million barrels of gas condensate to European and Asian destinations in January, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • Ali Kardor 2017-02-19 10:08

    Total still determined to contribute to Iran’s SP project: NIOC head

    TEHRAN – The managing director of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has said that French oil company Total is determined for contribution to the development project of phase 11 of Iran’s South Pars gas field, Shana reported.

  • Iran oil 2017-02-19 10:07

    Iran’s oil output to reach 4m bpd by Mar. 21

    TEHRAN- Oil production in Iran will reach four million barrels per day (bpd) by the beginning of the next Iranian calendar year (March 21) National Iranian Oil Company Managing Director Ali Kardor said on Saturday.

  • Iran-shale - Cropper 2017-02-18 18:54

    First shale oil deposit found in Iran: official

    TEHRAN – The first shale oil reserve containing over 2 billion barrels of light crude has been discovered in Iran.

  • Iran-Malaysia 2017-02-08 18:31

    Malaysia’s BIV to study two Iranian gas fields

    TEHRAN – Malaysian BIV has entered Iran’s oil and gas industry by signing a memorandum of understanding with the National Iranian Oil Company for conducting development studies on two Iranian gas fields.

  • Ali kardor 2017-02-04 19:49

    1st IPC tender slated for Feb. 15: NIOC head

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to hold the first tender for its new oil and gas contract model on February 15, ISNA quoted National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Managing Director Ali Kardor as saying on Saturday.

  • OPEC, Trump, and the oil market future 2017-01-27 19:52

    Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    OPEC, Trump, and the oil market future

    Will America First Energy Plan pay off?

    Shortly after Trump’s presidential inauguration, he announced that his administration will embrace the shale oil and gas revolution to bring jobs and prosperity to millions of Americans and will make a shift to border-adjusted corporate tax (BTA).

  • Saeed Khoshrou 2017-01-09 15:42

    Khoshrou appointed NIOC’s new director of international affairs

    TEHRAN – The managing director of National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), Ali Kardor, appointed Saeed Khoshrou as the company’s new director for international affairs, Shana reported.

  • Iran-Austeria 2016-12-12 08:37

    Austrian companies eager to participate in Iran’s energy projects

    TEHRAN- Representatives of Austria’s OMV and some other leading energy companies of the country in the meeting of Iran-Austria Joint Energy Committee in Tehran on Saturday expressed their willingness to participate in Iran’s energy projects.

  • قرارداد شل نفت و گاز 2016-12-07 18:20

    Shell signs oil, gas MOU in Iran

    TEHRAN - Royal Dutch Shell signed an initial memorandum of understanding (MOU) with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) on Wednesday to conduct development studies on three oil and gas fields in Iran, Shana reported.

  • Iran-Thailand 2016-12-07 09:19

    NIOC awards PTTEP 3 oil fields’ development study

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Thailand’s state-run PTT Exploration and Production Company (PTTEP) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for carrying out development studies on three Iranian oilfields.

  • Iran India.jpg 2016-11-26 09:37

    Indian Oil plans $5.5 billion expansion of refinery co-owned by Iran

    An Indian Oil Corp unit plans to invest $5.5 billion to gradually raise the capacity of its smallest refinery co-owned by Iran to 300,000 barrels per day (bpd), its chairman said, to help meet a surge in demand for refined products in the world's fastest growing major economy.

  • AKS.jpg 2016-10-26 17:00

    NIOC’s investment opportunities introduced in OEEC

    TEHRAN - National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC)’s investment opportunities in the offshore sector were introduced and presented in the Offshore Energy Exhibition (OEEC) 2016 in Amsterdam.

  • IPC.jpg 2016-10-16 18:06

    Iran to start bidding for oil, gas projects on Monday

    Iran will begin taking applications on Monday for an unspecified number of energy projects, the oil ministry's news agency Shana reported on Sunday, as the country moves to launch exploration and production contracts after the lifting of sanctions.

  • EF2.jpg 2016-10-09 07:02

    NIOC, Tatneft sign MOU on oilfield development studies

    TEHRAN – National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Russia’s PJSC Tatneft signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for conducting study on development of Iran’s Dehloran oilfield, NIOC’s official website reported on Saturday.

  • EF1-Oil-200.jpg 2016-10-04 18:11

    Iran accounts for 13% of Middle East’s oil products exports

    TEHRAN - Abbas Kazemi, the managing director of National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC), announced on Monday that Iran holds 13 percent of the total share of oil products exports from the Middle East.

  • Managing director of NIOC, Ali Kardor 2016-10-03 19:51

    Iran to sign first new oil contracts with domestic firm: report

    The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) will sign the first of its new oil and gas contracts (IPCs) with a domestic firm on Tuesday, the managing director of the state-run company was quoted as saying by Fars news agency on Monday.

  • 1.jpg 2016-09-06 09:36

    Iran ready to raise oil output to 4m bpd depending on demand: NIOC

    SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Iran is ready to raise its oil production to 4 million barrels per day (bpd) in the next two to three months depending on market demand, a senior official from the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) said on Monday.