Mahnaz Abdi

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  • steel 2020-02-29 17:09

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Sanctions not to impede Iranian steel sector’s upward trend

    Although in early May last year, the U.S. imposed new sanctions on Iran targeting the country’s metals sector, the report released by World Steel Association (WSA) and also Iranian organizations indicate that not only did not the new round of sanctions hinder Iranian steel sector, this industry has preserved its growth trend as well.

  • auto industry 2020-02-22 17:12

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Knowledge-based companies to help car industry nullify sanctions

    While Iran is considering knowledge-based economy a strong tool to compensate for the losses caused by the sanctions, the country is seriously supporting knowledge-based companies and startups, also cementing relationship between domestic universities and industry sector.

  • Halal Market 2020-02-17 16:33

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran should go big on Halal industry

    Halal food has become a lucrative business in the global economy over the recent years and as announced by the World Halal Council (WHC) this industry is globally worth over $2.5 trillion.

  • Iran-India 2020-02-14 13:52

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran, India negotiating more on PTA

    TEHRAN- Iran and India held a new round of negotiations on signing a preferential trade agreement (PTA) between the two sides, in Tehran on Wednesday and Thursday.

  • stock market 2020-02-08 12:19

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Institutionalization seriously pursued in Iran’s stock market

    TEHRAN- Stock market in Iran has been developing more and more in recent years and the space of its expansion has been outstandingly huge over the past months as it’s been attracting many investors luring them away from the parallel markets of gold, forex, and real estate.

  • EAEU 2020-02-03 16:54

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    FTA with EAEU, a turning point for Iran’s trade

    After several years of negotiations, Iran and Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) finally reached a free trade agreement (FTA) in 2018 based on which about 862 commodity items are subject to preferential tariffs.

  • Hadavi 2020-01-21 13:41

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Tavaniran match-making system to strengthen domestic production

    TEHRAN- During a press conference on Tuesday, Domestic Production Center of Iran’s Ministry of Industry, Mining and Trade unveiled “Tavaniran system”, which is aimed at invigorate and strengthen domestic production through strong match-making between producers of Iranian products and the consumers inside the country.

  • trade office 2020-01-19 16:50

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Trade centers in regional countries to spur non-oil exports

    Reimposition of the U.S. sanctions on Iranian economy has led the Islamic Republic to reduce its dependence on oil revenues and elevate its other sources of income instead; while increasing non-oil exports has come as the most significant approach in this regard.

  • exhibition 2020-01-07 16:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Commercial profit tax exemption for imported machinery showcased in exhibits

    TEHRAN- Iranian cabinet has approved the proposal submitted by Iran International Exhibitions Company to exempt commercial profit tax for the machinery which are imported to be showcased in the exhibitions inside the country, the managing director of the company announced.

  • Iran-Italy 2019-12-29 17:57

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Italians persistently willing to preserve trade with Iran under sanctions

    TEHRAN- Although the U.S. renewed sanctions against Iranian economy are preventing Iran’s European trade partners to do business with the Islamic Republic, Italian traders and businessmen seem strongly determined to preserve their trade ties with Iran.

  • Budget bill 2019-12-24 17:21

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector dissatisfied with national budget bill

    On December 8, President Hassan Rouhani submitted the administration’s draft of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1399 to the Majlis.

  • IRICA 2019-12-16 14:00

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IRICA taking more steps to facilitate imports, combat sanctions

    TEHRAN- Since the U.S. re-imposition of sanctions against Iran’s economy, Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) has been taking various measures to facilitate customs process both for exports and imports of the commodities to reduce the effect of sanctions.

  • Steel 2019-12-04 17:20

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Indigenizing modern technology in steel sector nullifies sanctions

    While the U.S. unilateral sanctions on Iran in recent years have upset the Iranian industry in some sectors, the statistics indicate that the minerals sector has not been affected by the sanctions, while it’s been also improved.

  • Iran Grain Conference 2019 2019-11-30 14:14

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran Grain Conference to host 70 renowned foreign companies

    TEHRAN- Iranian capital city Tehran will host 70 renowned foreign companies during a large international conference on grains, oilseeds and related industries during December 2 and 3 at Espinas Palace Hotel.

  • iron ore 2019-11-18 17:12

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Imposing duty on exports of iron ore a right decision?

    In a bid to prevent the exports of unprocessed minerals, creating more value added and meeting the requirements of domestic producers for the raw materials, Iran has levied a 25-percent duty on the exports of raw minerals (specially iron ore) since September 23.

  • Tax exmption 2019-11-13 17:20

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Tax exemptions in FTZs under debate

    Development of existing free trade zones (FTZs) and establishment of new FTZs is currently one of the major economic approaches of Iran and in a bid to attract more investments to these zones Iranian government offers various incentives to the investors.

  • Trade 2019-11-09 18:32

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Establishment of trade offices abroad on agenda

    It has been proven that the U.S. cannot achieve its target of driving Iran’s oil exports to zero, but there is no doubt about Trump administration’s maximum pressure strategy toward Iranian economy.

  • Farhad Dejpasand 2019-11-08 17:31

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘Private sector plays significant role in non-oil exports during sanctions’

    TEHRAN- Iranian finance and economic affairs minister appreciated the role that the private sector is playing to help the country sustain its non-oil exports during the sanctions time and said, “Fortunately, we managed to continue our non-oil exports, despite all difficulties and limitations, through the aids of private sector.”

  • copper 2019-10-21 21:22

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Outlook plan required for copper industry development

    Holding 34 million tons of copper reserves, Iran accounts for four present of the world’s total reserves of this metal which is 830 million tons.

  • CBI 2019-10-09 20:58

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Banking system reform: improving or interrupting?

    Last week, Iranian Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand announced that a plan for reforming the country’s banking system has been prepared by the ministry and handed over to President Rouhani in late September.

  • TPO head 2019-10-07 20:24

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    National Exports Day aims to promote Iran’s exports: TPO head

    TEHRAN- Iran’s National Day of Exports (October 21), which has been celebrated over the past 22 years, is aimed at promoting the country’s exports status, Hamid Zadboum, the new head of Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO), said in a press conference on Monday.

  • IRENEX 2019-10-05 17:06

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Oil offering at IRENEX facing challenges, but will definitely continue

    The national budget law for the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) obliges the Oil Ministry to offer at least two million barrels of light crude oil, two million barrels of heavy crude oil and two million barrels of gas condensate at the international ring of Iran Energy Exchange (IRENEX) every month.

  • Home appliances 2019-10-01 18:43

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Domestic manufacturing of home appliances thriving

    As the current Iranian calendar year of 1398 is named the year of "Pickup in Production" by Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei and given that realization of this motto toward Iran’s self-reliance is in fact the only way to tackle the U.S. cruel sanctions, all governmental bodies have defined programs to boost and flourish domestic production and are seriously pursuing them.

  • Bahman Hosseinzadeh 2019-10-01 17:33

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    High presence of companies in exhibitions shows thriving domestic production

    TEHRAN- Participation of Iranian companies has noticeably increased in the national and international exhibitions in the current Iranian calendar year (began on March 21) which is a sign of thriving production in the country, according to the managing director of Iran International Exhibitions Company.

  • Stock 2019-09-27 17:02

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Stock market’s prominent performance in H1

    While lagging the parallel markets of foreign currency, gold coin, and real estate behind, Iran’s stock market hit a new record during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), as TEDPIX, the main index of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE), closed at an all-time high of 302,103 points.

  • Trade Law 2019-09-23 17:43

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector disapproving of trade law amendment bill

    TEHRAN- On September 1, Iranian parliament (Majlis) approved a bill on amending the country’s trade law.

  • Railway 2019-09-22 19:37

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Chabahar-Zahedan railway project requires private sector’s contribution

    Connecting the ports to the railway network is an issue seriously emphasized and followed up by Iran over the recent years, as the country is strongly pursuing the objective of boosting exports and transit via its ports.

  • IRICA 2019-09-17 19:48

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IRICA expediting, facilitating customs processes

    Last month, Iran’s Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Farhad Dejpasand in a directive addressing the head of Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administration (IRICA) obliged the customs administration to take measures for facilitating customs processes. The directive set a deadline for IRICA to take the necessary actions.

  • NPC 2019-09-16 15:42

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Over 600 companies to attend IRAN PLAST 2019

    TEHRAN- Iran’s 13th International Exhibition of Plastic, Rubber, Machinery and Equipment (IRAN PLAST) will host 570 Iranian and 35 foreign companies at the Tehran International Permanent Fairground from September 22 to 25, managing director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) announced in a press conference on Monday.

  • Railway development 2019-09-06 17:32

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Railway development highly dependent on private sector’s involvement

    Expanded transportation via railway is today one of the major pillars of sustainable development for the countries; and it is why the governments usually allocate noticeable funds and resources to development of railway.