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  • Non-oil exports 2018-09-29 19:24

    Non-oil exports grow 13% in 6 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil exports hit $23.123 billion in the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21- September 22, 2018), growing 13 percent in comparison with the same period in the preceding year, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.

  • CBI 2018-09-28 22:01

    Inflation rate at 13.5%: CBI

    TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on September 22, which marks the end of the Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar, stood at 13.5 percent, IRIB reported.

  • underwater gas pipeline 2018-09-28 21:59

    Pakistan to cooperate with Russia on underwater gas pipeline from Iran

    TEHRAN - Pakistan signed a memorandum of understanding with Russia for cooperation in building an underwater gas pipeline from Iran to Pakistan and India, Xinhua reported citing a statement by the Russian Energy Ministry.

  • Organization for Cooperation of Railways (OSJD) 2018-09-28 21:55

    Iran to host 11th OSJD conference next week

    TEHRAN- The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) will host 11th OSJD International Freight Conference on October 2-3 in Tehran, IRIB reported.

  • SP platforms 13B 2018-09-26 23:32

    SP platforms 13B, 13D loaded at Bushehr yard

    TEHRAN- Platform 13B and 13D of Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) was loaded at Sadra yard in the southwestern province of Bushehr on Tuesday and Wednesday.

  • Saffron export 2018-09-26 23:30

    Saffron export rises 33% in 5 months on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s saffron exports increased 33 percent during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22) compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to the latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • oil revenues 2018-09-26 20:08

    Iran’s H1 oil revenues 16% more than budget estimates

    TEHRAN - Iran’s oil incomes during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22) exceeded the estimations in the country’s budget plans by 16 percent, IRNA reported on Wednesday quoting the head of Budget and Planning Organization.

  • TSE 2018-09-25 23:33

    TEDPIX adds 5,993 points in a day

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 5,993 points to end Tuesday’s trade at 174,618, registering a new record, IRNA reported.

  • Shafeie 2018-09-25 20:34

    ‘Iranian, Iraqi private sectors going on trade regardless of political issues’

    TERHAN- Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA)’s Head Gholam-Hossein Shafeie announced that the major part of Iran-Iraq economic ties relies on the transactions between the two sides’ private sectors, which is not under the influence of political events and issues, so the mutual trade will continue, ILNA quoted him as saying in a joint meeting held between Iranian and Iraqi trade delegations at the place of ICCIMA on Tuesday.

  • Iran-EU trade 2018-09-25 20:31

    EU, China, Russia defy Trump with plan to keep trading with Iran

    The European Union, China and Russia backed a mechanism to allow “legitimate” business to continue with Iran, a plan aimed at sidestepping American sanctions and allowing international trade to continue unimpeded as President Donald Trump pursues his "America First" agenda.

  • state-run shares 2018-09-24 23:08

    Over $107m worth of state-run shares to be divested in a month

    TEHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) will offer 4.5 trillion rials (over $107 million) of state-run shares to the private sector in the current Iranian calendar month of Mehr (September 23-October 22), according to an official in the IPO.

  • JMMC 2018-09-24 23:05

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    OPEC defies Trump’s call for more oil, now what ?

    The 10th gathering of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) of OPEC and non-OPEC members on Sunday ended, as Iran insisted, without any direct decision on additional supply boost.

  • Zanganeh 2018-09-24 20:06

    U.S. dream of zero Iranian oil won’t come true: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Monday that the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) meeting’s outcome was a negative response to the demands of U.S. President Donald Trump, ISNA reported.

  • Minerals 2018-09-23 18:47

    Minerals, mining exports rises 12%

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s minerals and mining exports stood at $4.418 billion during the first five months of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22), rising 12 percent from the figure of the same period of time in the past year.

  • Iran Plast 2018 2018-09-23 18:45

    Iran Plast 2018 to host exhibitors from 15 countries

    TEHRAN – The 12th edition of Iran’s International Exhibition of Plastics, Rubber, Machinery and Equipment (Iran Plast 2018) will kick off today at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, Shana reported.

  • Persian Gulf Star Refinery 2018-09-23 18:44

    Persian Gulf Star Refinery’s daily output to reach 40m liters by March 2019

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Persian Gulf Star Refinery (PGSR)’s daily gasoline output will reach 40 million liters by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019) once the third phase of the refinery is complete, according to Soroush Ziglari, the operation director of the refinery.

  • Jahangiri 2018-09-22 21:57

    First VP calls for ease of releasing imported goods

    TEHRAN- Addressing a meeting at the place of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) on Saturday, First Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri underscored the vitality of facilitating releasing procedures of imported goods as one the major expectations of the private sector, IRNA reported.

  • TSE 2018-09-22 21:42

    A new record for TEDPIX in last day of summer

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) jumped 3,209 points to end trade at 160,538 points in the last day of summer, IRNA reported.

  • Hemmati 2018-09-22 17:43

    $13b allocated to supply basic goods: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati announced that $13 billion has been allocated to supply basic goods required in the country, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Iran - U.S. 2018-09-21 23:35

    Iran’s exports to U.S. grows 37.8% in 5 months

    TEHRAN- During the first five months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-August 22, 2018), Iran’s exports to the U.S. reached $45.11 million, increasing by 37.8 percent in comparison with the same time span in the preceding year, according to the latest data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • state-run shares 2018-09-21 23:27

    $476m of state-run shares divested since March

    TEHRAN- Iranian Privatization Organization (IPO) has offered 20 trillion rials (about $476 million) of state-run shares to the private sector since the beginning of the present Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 21, 2018), IRIB reported.

  • Zanganeh 2018-09-21 23:04

    Iran will veto any decision against its interests: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Iran will definitely veto any decision which threatens its interests.

  • Capital market 2018-09-17 21:57

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Capital market unfazed by economic problems

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 3,058.12 points or 1.97% on Saturday to end trading at 158,119.2. About 4.16 billion shares valued at $120.88 million changed hands at TSE for the day. The index added 3,000 points to reach 158,000.

  • Novak 2018-09-17 21:45

    ‘U.S. sanctions on Iran unproductive & wrong': Novak

    TEHRAN- U.S. sanctions on Iran's oil industry are unproductive and there will be consequences to such a move, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Monday.

  • Yahya Al-e Es’haq 2018-09-17 21:29

    Al-e Es’haq says value of trade ties with Iraq can reach $20 billion

    Iran-Iraq trade grew 30% in 5 months

    TEHRAN - The trade between Iran and its western neighbor Iraq has grown 30 percent during the first five months of the Iranian calendar year (March 21- August 22, 2018), director of Iran-Iraq Chamber of Commerce Yahya Al-e Es’haq told Mehr news agency in an interview published on Monday.

  • tax 2018-09-17 21:26

    Tax revenues exceed $8.5b in 5 months

    TEHRAN - The Iranian National Tax Administration collected 366 trillion rials (about $8.57 billion) in tax during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22, 2018), up 10 percent year on year.

  • محمود خاقانی 2018-09-17 12:37

    By Mahmood Khaghani

    EU, Iran clearing the way for business and trade

    The news that Germany, France & UK are actively considering a “Clearing House” to facilitate Iran's global commerce is probably the most important development in financial & energy markets for many years.

  • Medical herbs 2018-09-16 22:04

    Medical herbs to fetch Iran $1.5b annually: official

    TEHRAN – Iran is expected to export $1.5 billion worth of medical herbs each year by March 2021, ISNA reported quoting an official with the Ministry of Agriculture.

  • Exports 2018-09-16 21:44

    Exports of steel products up 5%

    TEHRAN- Iran exported over 3.107 million tons of steel products during the five-month period from March 21 to July 21, an increase of five percent from the same time span last year.

  • Iran-Turkey 2018-09-16 21:27

    Turkey proposes setting up joint bank with Iran

    TEHRAN – Turkey has proposed establishing a joint bank with Iran for facilitating trade between the two countries, IRNA reported citing an article published in the Turkish newspaper “Dünya”.