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  • SINOPEC 2018-08-29 09:19

    Halting Iranian crude shipments will hurt Chinese refiners: Sinopec

    TEHRAN – A halt in Iran’s oil shipments to China will negatively affect some of the country’s refiners, Reuters reported quoting a senior executive at Sinopec as saying on Monday.

  • Iran, Australia 2018-08-28 21:04

    Iran, Australia ink MOU on joint manufacturing of electric cars, motorcycles

    TEHRAN- Iran's Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO) and Australia’s Avass Group signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the joint manufacturing of electric cars and motorcycles in Iran, the website of IDRO reported.

  • Non-oil exports 2018-08-27 17:43

    Non-oil exports up 13.7% in 5 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 46.296 million tons of non-oil products worth $19.318 billion during the five-month period from March 21 to August 22, with 13.7 percent rise from $15.45 billion in the same time span of the past year, according to Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • Mining 2018-08-27 17:42

    Mining projects worth $5.5b to become operational by Mar. 2019

    TEHRAN- Projects related to mining and related industries worth $5.5 billion are planned to become operational by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2019), IRIB reported on Monday citing the data released by the Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade.

  • Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian inaugurating Iran's biggest wind farm in northwestern Qazvin Province on Monday 2018-08-27 17:42

    Iran’s largest wind farm goes on stream in Qazvin

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian inaugurated the country’s largest wind farm in the northwestern province of Qazvin on Monday, IRNA reported.

  • Petchems 2018-08-26 18:38

    Petchem companies pumping exports revenues into NIMA

    TEHRAN- According to the latest announcement of the Public Relations Office of Iranian Oil Ministry all the foreign currency earned from exports of petrochemical companies’ products has been regularly pumped into the Forex Management Integrated System, locally known as NIMA, in a bid to address the country's currency needs, IRIB reported on Sunday.

  • Zarif 2018-08-26 18:36

    Iran expecting action from Europe on guaranteeing oil sales, banking ties: Zarif

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that the country is still waiting for Europe to guarantee the sale of Iranian oil and banking relations, ISNA reported.

  • gas stations 2018-08-26 18:35

    IPO to hand over 26 gas stations to private sector

    TEHRAN – The private sector is going to take charge of 26 government-owned gas stations across Iran by the end of the current Iranian calendar month (September 22), IRIB reported.

  • Agriculture projects 2018-08-26 18:33

    Agriculture projects worth $450m to become operational

    TEHRAN – Some 3,650 agriculture projects worth 19 trillion rials (nearly $450 million) are going to be inaugurated across the country during the Government Week (August 24-30), IRIB reported on Sunday, citing the portal of the Ministry of Agriculture.

  • Mohammad Hassan Taherian 2018-08-26 09:27

    Tehran, Seoul discuss S.Korea’s presence in Iranian market

    TEHRAN- South Korean trade officials studied Iranian market capacities and their participation in this market after withdrawal of the U.S. from Iran nuclear deal in a meeting with Iranian their Iranian counterparts in South Korea on Saturday, IRNA reported.

  • transport-projects 2018-08-25 22:43

    Transport projects worth €656.5m to be inaugurated by Wednesday

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ministry of Transport and Urban Development plans to inaugurate 699 road and transport projects worth 28.7 trillion rials (over €591.5 million) and also €65 million during the Government Week (August 23-29).

  • power projects 2018-08-25 21:56

    Over 6,600 water, power projects to be launched, inaugurated

    TEHRAN – Some 6,666 water and electricity projects are to be inaugurated or started in Iran during the Government Week (August 23-29), IRNA reported.

  • Steel 2018-08-24 22:29

    Crude steel exports rise 16% in 4 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s crude steel exports increased by 16 percent during the four-month period form March 21 to July 22, compared to the same period of time in the previous year, IRNA reported.

  • Kazempour 2018-08-24 22:28

    ‘U.S. using SPR means Iranian oil cannot be replaced by others'

    TEHRAN – Iran’s OPEC governor said a U.S. sale of crude stockpiles from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) shows that other producers can’t raise output enough to replace Iranian crude, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday.

  • Nakanishi 2018-08-24 22:15

    Japan to strengthen trade ties with Iran: Keidanren chairman

    TEHRAN- Hiroaki Nakanishi, the chairman of Keidanren (Japan Business Federation), voiced his country’s readiness for boosting trade ties with Iran, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • gasoline 2018-08-20 17:58

    Daily gasoline output to reach 100m liters within 3 months

    TEHRAN- Gasoline production in Iran will be increased by 12 million liters to hit 100 million liters per day within the next three months, according to the chairman of the Association of Iranian Refining Companies.

  • Hemmati 2018-08-20 17:58

    Secondary forex market witnessing smoother deals: CBI governor

    TEHRAN- A smoother trend of deals is being seen in the secondary foreign currency market, according to Abdolnaser Hemmati, the governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI).

  • NITC 2018-08-20 17:58

    China shifts to Iranian tankers to keep oil flowing amid U.S. sanctions

    Chinese buyers of Iranian oil are starting to shift their cargoes to vessels owned by National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) for nearly all of their imports to keep supply flowing amid the re-imposition of economic sanctions by the United States.

  • TEDPIX 2018-08-19 22:07

    TEDPIX up 35.5% since March

    TEHRAN- Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)’s main index (TEDPIX) has risen 35.5 percent since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • Spain 2018-08-19 22:00

    Spanish company vows to defy U.S. sanctions, continue business with Iran

    In an interview with Sputnik, Esproenko International, which specializes in oil and gas services, commented on the situation around the first phase of Washington’s anti-Iranian sanctions which entered into force on August 7.

  • Steel 2018-08-19 08:59

    Crude steel production rises 17% in 4 months on year

    TEHRAN- Iranian steel producers produced 8.279 million tons of crude steel during the four-month period from March 21 to July 22, with 17 percent growth from the figure of the same period of time in the past year, IRIB reported on Saturday based on the data released by Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO).

  • Minerals 2018-08-18 23:23

    Minerals, mining exports at over $3.7b during 4 months

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s minerals and mining exports stood at $3.763 billion during the first four months of current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22), according to data released by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA).

  • Hammati 2018-08-18 21:42

    Iran's central banker promises to improve economy

    TEHRAN- Writing on Twitter, governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) clarified some of the bank’s recent taken measures and adopted policies and also made some promises to keep for improving domestic economy, IRIB reported on Saturday.

  • Khosrotaj 2018-08-17 18:06

    TPO head discusses trade affairs with foreign commercial attaches

    TEHRAN- Mojtaba Khosrotaj, the head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO), discussed Iran’s exports capacities and imports priorities with commercial attaches and economic representatives from 44 countries in a meeting on Thursday, IRIB reported.

  • iran europe 2018-08-17 18:06

    EU’s imports from Iran boost 23% in H1 on year

    TEHRAN- Exports of Iranian goods to the European Union countries hit €6.11 billion in the first half of 2018, increasing 23 percent in comparison with the same time in the preceding year, European Commission press release database has reported.

  • S. Korea 2018-08-17 18:05

    S. Korea to support companies affected by Iran sanctions

    South Korea to extend financial support for companies affected by reimposed sanctions on Iran, the trade ministry in Seoul said Thursday.

  • Amir Hamooni 2018-08-15 18:59

    CEO of IFB briefs private sector representatives on crowdfunding issues

    TEHRAN- In a meeting held at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA), representatives of private sector met Amir Hamooni, the CEO of Iran’s over-the-counter (OTC) market, known also as Iran Fara Bourse (IFB), who elaborated on crowdfunding instruction, its requirements, mechanisms, etc.

  • five littoral Caspian nations 2018-08-15 18:59

    By Ebrahim Fallahi

    Caspian Sea legal regime: what it means for Iran’s oil and gas

    After more than two decades of negotiations and diplomatic efforts in numerous summits, on August 12 a landmark convention was inked by the presidents of the five littoral Caspian nations – Russia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan on the legal status of the Caspian Sea during the 5th Caspian Summit in the Kazakh city of Aktau.

  • Germany 2018-08-15 17:10

    Germany’s Durion Energy AG to stay in Iran despite U.S. sanctions: CEO

    TEHRAN- The CEO of Germany’s renewable energy company, Durion Energy AG, said his company will not stop working in Iran despite the U.S.-led sanctions against the country, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.

  •  Shahid Rajaee Port 2018-08-15 10:44

    Non-oil exports from Shahid Rajaee Port rise 2.6% in 4 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- The weight of non-oil exports from Shahid Rajaee Port, in south of Iran, increased by 2.6 percent during the four-month period from March 21 to July 22 of this year compared to the same period of time in the past year, according to the director of Shahid Rajaee Port Special Economic Zone.