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  • 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”.

  • steel ingot output 2018-09-15 23:24

    5-month steel ingot output up 15% on year

    TEHRAN- Iran’s nine major steel companies produced over 7.85 million tons of steel ingots during the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 21), up 15 percent from last year’s same period.

  • mining projects 2018-09-15 23:19

    Over $2.6b of mining projects operational by March 2019

    TEHRAN – Some 110 trillion rials (nearly $2.6 billion) worth of mining projects are scheduled to be inaugurated by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019).

  • Hossein Kazempour Ardebili 2018-09-15 20:30

    U.S. cannot zero out Iranian oil export: OPEC governor

    TEHRAN - Iran’s OPEC governor Hossein Kazempour Ardebili has said the country’s rival producers cannot make up for the shortfall resulted from a complete halt in Iranian oil exports, Reuters reported on Friday.

  • supertankers 2018-09-15 01:41

    Supertankers loaded with Iranian crude headed for China: data

    TEHRAN - Two supertankers loaded with crude oil left Iran’s biggest export terminal for China on Wednesday, Bloomberg reported citing ship-tracking data.

  • Chabahar 2018-09-15 01:35

    U.S. may waive sanctions for Indian-built Iranian port linking to Afghanistan

    The U.S. is reportedly considering granting a waiver to the Iranian port of Chabahar that would permit trade there despite the return of U.S. sanctions against trading with Iran.

  • oil output 2018-09-14 21:11

    OPEC puts Iran’s Aug. oil output at 3.584m bpd

    TEHRAN- Iran produced 3.584 million barrels per day (bpd) of oil in August, a 150,000 bpd decrease from 3.734 million bpd in July, according to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on September 12 citing secondary sources.

  • tax 2018-09-13 00:03

    Tax revenues exceed $8.5b in 4 months

    TEHRAN - The Iranian National Tax Administration (INTA) collected 360 trillion rials (about $8.57 billion) in tax during the first four months of the current Iranian year (March 21-July 22, 2018).

  • Petchem. Currency 2018-09-13 00:02

    Petchem companies inject $4b to secondary forex market

    TEHRAN- Since the beginning of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), petrochemical companies have entered $4 billion of foreign currency to the country, general Secretory of Iran's Association of Petrochemical Industry Corporation (APIC) told IRIB on Wednesday.

  • Novak 2018-09-12 23:57

    Russia opposes U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil industry

    TEHRAN – Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak voiced concern over the impact of U.S. sanctions against Iran, Reuters reported.

  • U.S. dollar 2018-09-12 14:26

    U.S. dollar just few short years away from losing global dominance, investor Jim Rogers tells RT

    The United States is the largest debtor nation in the world and “it’s getting worse and worse,” according to investment guru Jim Rogers, who talked to RT on the sidelines of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) in Vladivostok.

  • oil revenue 2018-09-12 00:50

    Iran’s 4-month oil revenue up over 60% yr/yr

    TEHRAN – Iran’s revenues from crude oil and oil products exports reached 419 trillion rials (about $9.98 billion) in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22, 2018) up 60.7 percent compared to its preceding year’s same period.

  • trading codes 2018-09-12 00:08

    New trading codes issuance up 45% since March

    TEHRAN- The number of trading codes issued in Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) has increased 45 percent since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21) compared to the same period of time in the previous year, TSE spokesman Hamid Rouhbakhsh told IRIB on Monday.

  • Jahangiri 2018-09-11 20:45

    Water, power projects worth $5.7b offered to private sector

    TEHRAN- Some 46 power and water projects at the value of 243 trillion rials (about $5.7 billion) were offered to the private sector during a ceremony attended by Iranian Vice President Es’haq Jahangiri on Tuesday.

  • Agricultural Committee Chairman of TCCIMA Kaveh Zargaran (2nd L) speaking in Black Sea Grain and Oilseeds Conference in Moscow 2018-09-10 20:58

    ‘No need for wheat import by next year’

    TEHRAN- Iran has been self-reliance in wheat production over the past three years and there is also no need for importing the grain by the next year, Kaveh Zargaran, the chairman of the Agricultural Committee at the Tehran Chamber of Commerce Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA), announced.

  • Stock league 2018-09-10 20:51

    Winners of 2nd ‘League of Stock Market Stars’ announced

    TEHRAN- The top teams in the second ‘League of Stock Market Stars’ of Iran were announced in a ceremony on Sunday, IRIB reported.

  • Iran, Mongolia 2018-09-10 20:46

    Iran, Mongolia discuss expansion of trade ties

    TEHRAN – Mojtaba Khosrotaj, the head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO), met with Mongolian Deputy Foreign Minister Battsetseg Batmunkh in Tehran on Sunday to discuss ways of expanding trade ties, the portal of TPO reported.

  • TEDPIX 2018-09-09 18:13

    A new record registered for TEDPIX

    TEHRAN- Gaining 2,605 points to stand at 142,234 points, Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) registered a new record on Sunday, IRNA reported.

  • Suresh Prabhu 2018-09-09 18:12

    India seeking to double bilateral trade with Iran within 5 years

    TEHRAN - Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has proposed on Friday to double bilateral trade with Iran in the next five years, Economic Times reported quoting an official.

  • Bijan Namdar Zanganeh 2018-09-09 18:11

    ‘Iran won’t refund Total’s investment in South Pars project until it’s operational’

    TEHRAN – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Iran will refund French oil and gas major Total’s investments in the phase 11 of South Pars gas field but not until the project becomes operational, Shana reported on Saturday.

  • Oman Health Exhibition 2018-09-08 22:25

    Iran to set up pavilion in Oman Health Exhibition in late Sept.

    TEHRAN- Iran will set up a pavilion in the 8th Oman Health Exhibition which will take place in New Oman Convention & Exhibition Center in Muscat from September 24 to 26, Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran announced.

  • Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs of Pakistan Asad Umar 2018-09-08 22:24

    Pakistan determined to boost Iranian economic ties

    TEHRAN- Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs of Pakistan Asad Umar announced his country’s firm decision to develop economic ties with Iran, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • Abdolnaser Hemmati 2018-09-08 18:12

    Iran joins hand with Russia, Turkey to dump dollar in trade

    TEHRAN – Iran has discussed trade in national currencies with Russia and Turkey in order to reduce the impact of U.S. dollar on the three countries’ trade and economies, ILNA reported on Saturday quoting Central bank of Iran (CBI) Governor Abdolnaser Hemmati.

  • Iranian Ambassador to Japan Morteza Rahmani-Movahed (L) shaking hand with Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) Chairman Akio Mimura 2018-09-08 18:10

    Japan chamber of commerce prepared to expand trade ties with Iran

    TEHRAN- Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) is ready to develop economic and trade ties with Iran, according to its chairman, Akio Mimura.

  • US 2018-09-08 18:08

    U.S.-Iran trade sextuples in July

    TEHRAN- While the U.S. imposed a new round of sanctions on Iran's trade in precious metals, transactions in U.S. dollar, as well as Iran's auto sector in August and oil exports sanctions are to arrive in the early November, the American Statistical Association (ASA) reported that in July 2018, Iran-U.S. trade reached $60.7 million increasing six times more than the figure, $10.2 million, in the same period in 2017.