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  • Iran-Iraq 2019-08-18 18:24

    630,000 tons of goods exported to Iraq via Mehran border

    TEHRAN – Iran exported 630,000 tons of goods to neighboring Iraq through Mehran border in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 21), Mehr news agency reported, quoting a customs official as saying on Sunday.

  • Iran-Bangladesh 2019-08-17 21:12

    Bangladesh private sector seeking enhanced co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN – Bangladesh’s commercial attaché in Iran said his country’s private sector is seeking to boost cooperation with the Iranian counterpart, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported.

  • Iran-Afghanistan 2019-08-17 21:09

    Iran, Afghanistan considering energy projects in border areas

    TEHRAN – Iran and Afghanistan are considering realization of 16,000 megawatts potential of renewable energy projects in border areas, IRNA reported.

  • chabahar 2019-08-17 19:06

    Russia eyes Iran’s Chabahar to transit goods

    TEHRAN – Russia is seeking to use Iran’s Chabahar port in order to transit goods to other countries especially to the Indian subcontinent, Tasnim reported, quoting Sergei Milushkin, managing director of Astrakhan Special Economic Zone in Russia, as saying.

  • opec 2019-08-17 19:00

    Iranian heavy crude oil price rises $1.77 per barrel in July: OPEC

    TEHRAN- Iranian heavy oil price increased $1.77 in July, according to OPEC’s latest monthly report published on Friday.

  • Ardakanian inaugurating a 7MW solar power plant in Sarbisheh county in South Khorasan province on Thursday 2019-08-16 17:42

    21 new power plants to go operational by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Iranian Energy Minister Reza Ardakanian said 21 new power plant projects worth 210 trillion rials ($5 billion) will go operational by the end of the current calendar year (March 20, 2020) to add 3000 megawatts (MW) to the country’s power generation capacity.

  • railway 2019-08-16 17:39

    Iranian section of Khaf-Herat railroad to be built by March 2020

    TEHRAN – Transport and Urban Development Deputy Minister Abbas Khatibi said construction of the Iranian section of the Khaf-Herat railway will be completed by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2020).

  • iran-russia 2019-08-16 17:37

    Iran, Russia, Azerbaijan to set up INSTC working group

    TEHRAN – In a meeting on Thursday, transport ministries of Iran, Russia and Azerbaijan agreed to form a working group in order to activate the International North–South Transport Corridor (INSTC).

  • Taleqani 2019-08-14 20:03

    NIOC research directorate to conduct 25 major projects

    TEHRAN – Head of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Research and Technology Directorate said his office is going to conduct 25 major research projects worth nearly 700 billion rials (about $16 million).

  • exports 2019-08-14 19:37

    Non-oil exports up 45% in weight

    TEHRAN - Head of the Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) of Iran has said the country’s non-oil exports rose by 45 percent in terms of weight during the first three months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21) compared to the same period last year.

  • yaran 2019-08-14 19:29

    North Yaran oilfield to increase output

    TEHRAN – Installing the second Electric Submersible Pump (ESP) in the well No.4 of the North Yaran oilfield is going to increase the field’s output by 1,000 barrels per day (bpd), Shana reported on Wednesday.

  • Germany 2019-08-14 00:10

    Iran’s H1 exports to Germany hit €110m

    TEHRAN – Iran exported nearly €110 million (about $123 million) worth of commodities to Germany in the first six months of 2019, Reuters reported on Monday, citing data from Germany’s Federal Statistics Office.

  • Iran-Turkmenistan 2019-08-13 20:15

    Tehran, Ashgabat discuss expansion of trade ties

    TEHRAN – Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) held talks with Turkmenistan’s Minister of Trade and Foreign Economic Relations on Monday to discuss avenues of economic cooperation.

  • Nicaragua’s Minister of Finance and Public Credit Ivan Acosta Montalvan (1stR) attended a meeting with the Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholamhossein Shafeie (middle) in Tehran on Tuesday 2019-08-13 19:29

    Nicaragua ready for barter trade with Iran

    TEHRAN – Nicaragua’s Minister of Finance and Public Credit has voiced his country’s readiness for barter trade with Iran to mitigate the impact of the U.S. sanctions on the two countries’ trade.

  • hassanbeigi 2019-08-13 19:19

    U.S. after increasing oil price to $200: lawmaker

    TEHRAN - An Iranian lawmaker believes that the United States is trying to sow the seeds of insecurity in the Persian Gulf region to increase oil price to around $200.

  • RCUWM 2019-08-12 20:45

    RCUWM governing board to gather in Tehran in early Dec.

    TEHRAN – The 10th meeting of the UNESCO Regional Centre on Urban Water Management (RCUWM)’s governing board is slated to be held in Tehran on December 5, IRNA reported, quoting a water official.

  • ca 2019-08-12 18:01

    Iran ready to expand economic co-op with Caspian Sea littoral states

    TEHRAN – Iran is ready to expand economic cooperation with all neighboring countries, especially with the Caspian Sea littoral states, deputy industry minister Mohammad-Baqer Ali said in the first Caspian Economic Forum which was held in Turkmenistan’s Avaza on August 11-12.

  • Uzbekistan 2019-08-12 17:59

    Uzbekistan welcomes Iranian investment in its economy

    TEHRAN – Uzbekistan’s Prime Minister Abdulla Nigmatovich Aripov said his country welcomes Iranian investors and private sector’s contribution to its economy, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday.

  • paper 2019-08-10 17:39

    Paper, cardboard production up 4% in 4 months on year

    TEHRAN- Production of paper and cardboard in Iran rose four percent during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22) compared to the same period of time in the previous year, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday, quoting Deputy Industry Minister Farshad Moqimi as saying.

  • Salehinia 2019-08-10 17:39

    1,100 Iranian SMEs exporting domestic products to global markets

    TEHRAN – More than 33,000 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are currently active in Iran of which 1,100 are exporting their products and services to foreign destinations, head of Iran Small Industries and Industrial Parks Organization (ISIPO) announced.

  • Iraqi ambassedor 2019-08-10 17:37

    Iraq, Iran consider removing dollar from bilateral trade: envoy

    TEHRAN- Iraqi Ambassador to Iran Sa’d Javad Qandil said his country and Iran are considering mechanisms to use local currencies in their bilateral trade to reduce reliance on the U.S. dollar, Mehr news agency reported.

  • railway 2019-08-09 16:16

    Passenger transport via railway up 4.7% in 4 months on year

    TEHRAN - The number of passengers carried on Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-July 22) increased by 4.7 percent on year.

  • imports 2019-08-09 16:13

    ‘5-month imports of basic goods rise 69% yr/yr’

    TEHRAN - Imports of basic goods recorded at Iran’s ports since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21) have increased by 69 percent compared to the similar five-month period last year, IRNA reported, quoting governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) as saying on Thursday.

  • Iran-Austria 2019-08-09 16:10

    Iran to dispatch trade delegation to Austria in early-Oct.

    TEHRAN- Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) in collaboration with Iran-Austria Joint Chamber of Commerce plan to dispatch a trade and marketing delegation to Austria in early-October, the portal of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) reported.

  • TSE 2019-08-09 16:05

    TSE value of trades rises 25% in a week

    TEHRAN- The value of trades at Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) stood at 50.324 trillion rials (about $1.198 billion) during the past Iranian calendar week (ended on Friday) increasing 25 percent from 42.46 trillion rials (about $1.01 billion) worth of trades in its preceding year, IRIB reported.

  • petchem 2019-08-07 18:47

    Petrochemical industry not affected by sanctions: PGPIC

    TEHRAN –Managing Director of Iran’s Persian Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (PGPIC) said U.S. sanctions haven’t had a significant impact on the country’s petrochemical sector.

  • Iran India 2019-08-07 18:46

    U.S. sanctions on Iran’s oil industry hurting India: envoy

    TEHRAN - Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Harsh Vardhan Shringla said the U.S. decision on ending waivers for the purchase of Iranian oil is hurting India's economy, Sputnik reported.

  • locomotive 2019-08-07 18:45

    Domestic manufacturers to supply RAI with rails, wagons

    TEHRAN - Head of Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (known as RAI) said domestic manufacturers are set to supply over 1000 locomotives and wagons and also 40,000 tons of rails to RAI by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2021), IRIB reported.

  • Integrated Forex Market 2019-08-07 18:44

    Launching integrated forex market postponed

    TEHRAN – Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has postponed launching the integrated forex market which was due to start operation by mid-August, Tasnim news agency reported.

  • exhibition 2019-08-06 18:27

    Tehran hosting 2 international exhibitions

    TEHRAN - The 28th International Exhibition of Home Furniture (HOMEX 2019) and the second International Exhibition of Paper, Cardboards, Cellulose Products, and Related Machinery (PCCM 2019) became operational at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on Tuesday, IRNA reported.