Mahnaz Abdi


  • stock market 2019-07-30 21:42

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Channeling liquidity into stock market to pick up production

    The statistics show that stock market in Iran is moving toward more and more development and creating better condition for entrance of more investors.

  • small mines 2019-07-28 00:38

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Reviving small mines on agenda

    Establishment of high-capacity industrial units recently in Iran indicates the need for the supply of more minerals as feedstock for these units.

  • Integrated forex market 2019-07-24 23:27

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Integrated forex market to replace NIMA?

    In early January, Money and Credit Council (MCC), the highest banking policy-making body of Central Bank of Iran (CBI), approved establishment of an integrated forex market as the CBI aims to explore the real volume of demand and supply in the foreign currency market through a new mechanism.

  • auto parts 2019-07-21 22:40

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Domestic manufacturing of imported auto parts to be strengthened

    TEHRAN- In mid-May, Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Reza Rahmani issued a directive on “strengthening domestic manufacturing of imported auto parts”.

  • forex market 2019-07-19 19:18

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Forex market stabilized, rial soaring

    Forex market in Iran has been experiencing many ups and downs after the U.S. withdrew from Iran’s nuclear deal (known as JCPOA) in May 2018.

  • IME 2019-07-15 20:20

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IME strengthening link between agricultural, financial markets

    TEHRAN- Expanding the links between financial markets and commodity markets and strengthening the existing links between these markets is an approach Iran’s capital market has taken in recent years which has resulted in significant achievements in both commodity and exchange transactions in the country.

  • Ports 2019-07-12 16:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Ports’ vital role in combatting sanctions

    While Iran is combatting the U.S. unilateral sanctions on its economy, the country’s ports as the major gates of exports and imports play some significant role in this combat. This role makes all-out support to ports and more development of them serious and vital.

  • Iran-Turkey trade 2019-07-09 18:03

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Major leap in Iran’s trade with Turkey

    While the U.S. unilateral sanctions against Iran have created some limitations for trade with the Western partners which led the Islamic Republic to expand economic and trade ties with its neighbors and boost non-oil exports to them, trade with the northwestern neighbor, Turkey, is growing significantly.

  • Tax 2019-07-08 20:22

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Sanctions, an opportunity to benefit from tax potential

    Donald Trump withdrew the U.S. unilaterally from the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and the world’s major powers (known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action or JCPOA) in last May and re-imposed sanctions against the Islamic Republic.

  • CGT 2019-06-25 21:51

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    CGT for more productivity, less reliance on oil income

    In order to reduce intention for investment making in non-productive sectors, many countries impose capital gains tax (CGT) which is a tax on capital gains with different rates of taxation for individuals and corporations.

  • basic goods 2019-06-24 19:00

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Offering basic goods at IME for regulated market, flourished production

    Supplying basic goods is one of the major issues on the Iranian government’s agenda in the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) and it is one of the focal pillars in the national budget bill for this year.

  • NIMA 2019-05-29 20:59

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Integrated forex market to fill gaps created by NIMA

    In early July 2018, Iran launched Forex Management Integrated System, locally known as NIMA, to allow the exporters of non-oil commodities to sell their foreign currency earnings to importers of consumer products.

  • production 2019-05-25 22:29

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Producers to be more supported, encouraged

    The current Iranian calendar year of 1398 is named as the year of "Pickup in Production" by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.

  • CBI 2019-05-24 21:14

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    CBI’s new directive on re-injection of export income requires amendment

    Central Bank of Iran (CBI) unveiled a directive package on Monday which provides the country’s exporters with guidelines about how they should re-inject their foreign currency incomes into the country’s economy.

  • Minerals 2019-05-03 23:43

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Significant annual jump for minerals production, exports

    Iranian mining sector witnessed some prominent growth both in production and export during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20, 2019).

  • IRENEX 2019-05-01 20:03

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    NIOC selling oil at IRENEX while U.S. tightening sanctions

    National Iranian Oil Company sold 70,000 barrels of heavy crude oil at Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) for the first time on Tuesday.

  • Stock market 2019-04-12 21:28

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    A year with positive performance for Iranian exchange markets

    Based on the already released reports and data, Iran’s exchange markets witnessed fruitful performances and results in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (ended on March 20, 2019).

  • Financial Instruments 2019-03-06 17:19

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iranian capital market to experience new financial instruments

    Applying new financial instruments in Iranian capital market has been a significant approach that Iran’s Securities and Exchange Organization (SEO) has adopted over the recent years to expand this market through availability of variable methods of financing.

  • Oil exploration projects 2019-02-25 20:26

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Oil exploration projects to be handed over to private companies

    Based on a memorandum of understanding signed on Sunday evening, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) handed over an oil exploration project to a private company for the first time.

  • TSE 2019-01-23 21:27

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    TSE worth of trades up 62% since last March

    TEHRAN- The value of trades at Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) has risen 62 percent to 6.2 quadrillion rials (about $147.6 billion) from 3.8 quadrillion rials (about $90.9 billion) since the beginning of current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018), TSE Head Ali Sahraei announced in a press conference on Wednesday.

  • Hassan Montazer Torbati 2019-01-12 21:29

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran’s daily gas output hits 800mcm: NIGC managing director

    TEHRAN- In a press conference on Saturday, the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced that daily production of gas in the country has reached 800 million cubic meters (mcm).

  • Morteza Bank 2019-01-07 21:55

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    International bourse in free zones under discussion

    In an interview conducted by IRNA on Monday, the Secretary of Iran’s Free Zones High Council Morteza Bank announced that the council has submitted the draft bill on establishment of international bourse in the country’s free zones to the economic committee of the parliament and this committee is investigating the draft which will be then proposed to the cabinet.

  • Meshkinfam 2018-12-22 20:10

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘South Pars development phases to be complete by March 2020’

    TEHRAN- All development phases of Iran’s South Pars gas field, except for phase 11, will be completed by the end of the next Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2020), Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), announced in a press conference on Saturday.

  • Non-oil 2018-12-14 22:20

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Sanctions an opportunity to enhance non-oil exports

    TEHRAN- Under the condition when the U.S. unilateral sanctions on Iran’s economy has reduced the country’s main source of income i.e. crude oil exports, Iran can turn the sanctions into an opportunity to enhance its non-oil exports as a reliable source of income.

  • Iran’s 20th International Maritime and Offshore Technologies Exhibition (IRANIMEX 2018) 2018-11-13 21:40

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Kish Island to host Iran’s intl. maritime exhibit in mid-Dec.

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 20th International Maritime and Offshore Technologies Exhibition (IRANIMEX 2018) is planned to be held on Kish Island in south of the country from December 17 to 19.

  • Iran Air 2018-11-04 21:09

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran Air in negotiations with non-European airplane manufacturers

    TEHRAN- Iran Air, Iran’s national flag carrier, has started negotiations with the non-European manufacturers of airplanes in line with renovation of its fleet, Farzaneh Sharafbafi, the managing director of the airline, announced on Sunday.

  • IRENEX 2018-10-19 22:38

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Debate over offering crude oil at IRENEX to tackle sanctions

    The issue of offering crude oil in the stock market of Iran dates back to the Iranian calendar year of 1379 (March 2000-March 2001). Since then it has come on the table several times but was never materialized.

  • 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.

  • Iranian products 2018-07-18 10:04

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IME laying a proper ground to support Iranian products

    The current Iranian calendar year has been named as the year of ‘support for Iranian products’ by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

  • Shariatmadari 2018-06-30 18:54

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Lower end price main target in production: industry min.

    “Our main target in the field of production is reducing the end price of products in the current year, which is the year of Support for Iranian Products”, Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Mohammad Shariatmadari announced in a press conference on Saturday.