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  • ICOPMAS 2018-10-01 18:24

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ICOPMAS promoting Iran’s ports, marine status

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 13rd Biennial International Conference on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS 2018) will be held at Olympic Hotel in Tehran from November 26 to 28.

  • IRENEX 2018-10-01 18:19

    Crude oil to be offered at stock market as of Sat.

    TEHRAN- Crude oil will be offered at Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) since Saturday to thwart U.S. sanctions, Deputy Oil Minister Ali Kardor told IRNA on Monday.

  • rail 2018-10-01 08:13

    ‘Rail transportation $600m more economic than road’

    TEHRAN- The Managing Director of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) Saied Mohammadzadeh announced that transporting loads via railway can save up to $600 million in comparison with road transportation, Mehr news agency quoted him as saying on Sunday.

  • Trade system 2018-09-30 22:21

    Trade regulations system to be established in trade ministry

    TEHRAN- The Iranian parliament (Majlis) on Sunday gave approval to a bill on the establishment of a trade regulations system in the Ministry of Trade within three months, IRNA reported.

  • TEDPIX 2018-09-30 18:13

    TEDPIX at about 200,000 points

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 7,697 points to stand at 195,104 points on Sunday, registering a new record again, IRNA reported.

  • rooftop PV systems 2018-09-30 18:10

    Over 2000 rooftop PV systems to be installed across Iran by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Iranian households are going to install 2000 new pooftop photovoltaic power stations (known as PV systems) across to country by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 2020), pushing the number of such small-scale power plants to reach 4000, IRIB reported on Sunday quoting an official.

  • Aluminum 2018-09-30 18:09

    Aluminum production up 10% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s major aluminum producers produced 151,691 tons of aluminum during the five-month period from March 21 to August 22, which shows 10 percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, according to the data released by the Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • wheat 2018-09-29 21:44

    10m tons of wheat to be purchased at guaranteed price this year: official

    TEHRAN – Mohammad Baqer Nobakht, the head of Iran’s Budget and Planning Organization, said in a tweet that near 10 million tons of wheat are estimated to be purchased at guaranteed prices by the end of this year’s harvest season, 10 percent more than last year’s figure.

  • medical equipment 2018-09-29 21:32

    Iran exports $24m of medical equipment in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran exported $24 million of medical equipment to European, Asian and African countries in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2018), according to the vice chairman of the association of Iranian medical equipment exporters.

  • IFB 2018-09-29 21:23

    IFB continues consecutive record breaking

    TEHRAN- Consecutive record-breakings are being recently witnessed in Iran capital market and of course the country’s over-the-counter (OTC) market known also as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB) is no exception; it’s setting new records high on its 10th anniversary of establishment (September 28, 2009), as recorded by the IFB Public Relations Department.

  • Private sector 2018-09-29 21:21

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector suggesting approaches to counter sanctions

    The U.S.’s withdrawal from Iran’s nuclear deal and imposing fresh sanctions on the country has put Iran in a new economic condition and under the new condition the role that private sector can play to tackle the sanctions has come under the spotlight.

  • Shariatmadari 2018-09-29 19:28

    Integrated Trade System unveiled

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Integrated Trade System was unveiled on Saturday in the presence of Iran’s ministers of Industry, Mining and Trade Mohammad Shariatmadari and that of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi, IRNA reported.

  • 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.

  • SMEs 2018-09-28 22:18

    Exports from SMEs stands at $7b in H1

    TEHRAN- The value of exports from Iran’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) stood at $7 billion during the first half of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-Septemebr 22), according to Sadeq Najafi, the managing director of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO).

  • Cement 2018-09-28 22:17

    Cement, clinker exports from Iran up 17.3% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 5.819 million tons of cement and clinker in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20- August 22), Chairman of Cement Industry Employers Association Seyed Mohammad Atabak told IRNA on Friday.

  • crude steel output 2018-09-28 22:15

    Iran’s 8-month crude steel output rises 21.6% on year: WSA

    TEHRAN- Production of crude steel in Iran stood at 16.437 million tons during the first eight months of 2018, indicating 21.6 percent rise from 13.513 million tons in the same period of time in 2017, according to World Steel Association (WSA).

  • electricity 2018-09-28 22:10

    Nominal electricity generation capacity exceeds 79GW

    TEHRAN – Nominal electricity generation capacity in Iran has increased by 849 megawatts (MW) to 79,325 MW during the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22, 2018), Tasnim news agency reported on Friday.

  • 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.

  • India 2018-09-26 23:54

    India's government not tell refiners to halt Iranian oil imports

    India’s government has not told the country’s oil refiners to halt their imports of Iranian crude, a government source said on Wednesday, even as most Indian refiners have cut down their imports ahead of U.S. sanctions on Iran.

  • IFB 2018-09-26 23:53

    TEDPIX gains 6,000 points in a day

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) gained 6,017 points to stand at 180,635 points on Wednesday, registering a new record again, up 3.45 percent from Tuesday’s record, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Iraq 2018-09-26 23:52

    Exports to Iraq up 31% in H1

    TEHRAN- Iran’s exports to Iraq rose 31 percent during the first half of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), according to the Chairman of Iran-Iraq Joint Chamber of Commerce Yahya Al-e Es’haq.

  • Kazakhstan 2018-09-26 23:33

    Iranian trade delegation to visit Kazakhstan in late October

    TEHRAN- Iran-Kazakhstan Joint Chamber of Commerce plans to dispatch an Iranian trade delegation to Kazakhstan in late October, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) published.

  • 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-price 2018-09-26 20:14

    Oil eases, but Iran sanctions keep prices near late 2014 highs

    Oil prices eased on Wednesday but were still set for a fifth consecutive monthly quarter of gains, driven by an impending drop in Iranian exports in the last three months of the year when global demand heats up.

  • 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.

  • tomato 2018-09-26 08:32

    Iran announces ban on exports of tomato

    TEHRAN- Iranian Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade has banned exports of tomato as the price of fruit has sharply increased recently, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • Real estate 2018-09-26 08:31

    Real estate deals down 19% in a month

    TEHRAN- The number of real estate deals fell 19.6 percent in the past Iranian calendar month of Shahrivar (August 23-September 22), Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday.