Mahnaz Abdi


  • ICOFC Today 17:14

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ICOFC to recover 1.5mcf of flare gases per day based on a 4-year plan

    TEHRAN- Iranian Central Oil Fields Company (ICOFC) is implementing a major zero-flare project, based on which the company will recover 1.5 million cubic feet (mcf) of flare gases per day based on a four-year plan by the end of the Iranian calendar year 1404 (March 2026), the managing director of the company announced.

  • NPC head Today 15:49

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran’s annual petchem export stands at over $15b

    TEHRAN- Iran exported petrochemical products valued at more than $15 billion in the past Iranian calendar year 1400 (ended on March 20), the managing director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) announced.

  • Abbas Asadrouz Yesterday 17:51

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘IOTC prepared for maximum oil export’

    TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Terminals Company (IOTC) is completely prepared for the maximum oil export, the managing director of the company stated.

  • Chegeni Yesterday 17:36

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran exports 17 bcm of gas in a year

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 17 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas in the past Iranian calendar year 1400 (ended on March 20), the managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.

  • Oil industry 2022-04-24 14:07

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Knowledge-based approach, main priority of oil industry this year

    TEHRAN- The current Iranian calendar year 1401 (began on March 21) is named “Production: Knowledge-Based and Job-Creating” by Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.

  • Knowledge-based 2022-04-19 13:45

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘Knowledge-based’ strongly supported by Industry, Mining, Trade Ministry

    TEHRAN- The current Iranian calendar year 1401 (began on March 21) is named “Production: Knowledge-Based and Job-Creating” by Leader of Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei.

  • Greenhouse 2022-04-12 11:19

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Development of greenhouses on agenda

    TEHRAN- In recent years, the water crisis has caused serious challenges in Iran’s agriculture sector.

  • Permits 2022-03-08 15:08

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Electronic permitting system a major step to develop businesses

    In recent years, policymakers have taken steps to facilitate business activities by binding ministries and executive bodies to remove additional regulations and pave the way for economic activities, but what has happened in practice has been the reproduction of rules and regulations, which has made the condition more difficult for those active in the economic sector and the managers of enterprises.

  • Mining 2022-03-07 15:03

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Mining sector facing shortage of machinery

    TEHRAN- Three factors including the sanctions, rising forex rate, and improper management and policy in the production chain, maintenance, import and distribution of heavy machinery have caused serious damages to the mining production chain which if continue may lead to irrecoverable losses in this major part of national economy.

  • Transit 2022-03-02 11:44

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Transit of goods via Iran increasing

    TEHRAN- The policy of paying attention to neighbors and developing political and economic relations with neighboring countries in the current government, increasing attention to road and rail routes in the world and the efforts and cooperation of transportation and trade-related organizations in establishing or activating corridors through the country has led to significant growth in transit of goods through Iran.

  • Housing 2022-03-01 11:37

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Factors expected to affect housing market in coming months

    TEHRAN- The latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) indicates that the average housing price rose 0.4 percent in the capital Tehran during the eleventh Iranian calendar month Bahman (ended on February 19), compared to its previous month.

  • NPC head 2022-02-08 16:53

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Annual petchem export expected to hit $14b by late March

    TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s annual petrochemical export is expected to reach $14 billion in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 20), the managing director of National Petrochemical Company (NPC) announced on Tuesday.

  • Khangiran 2022-01-30 12:11

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Challenges in extraction of gas from Khangiran field

    TEHRAN- Khangiran gas field is one of the most remote gas fields of Iran that produces about 10 percent of gas consumed in the country.

  • Petro refinery 2022-01-26 15:59

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran serious to develop petro-refineries

    TEHRAN- International energy companies predict that the demand for petrochemical products will increase significantly in the coming years, and therefore the development of petro-refineries seems a necessity in Iran.

  • Bid Boland Refinery 2022-01-25 14:33

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Bid Boland Refinery’s outstanding performance a year after its inauguration

    TEHRAN- Persian Gulf Bid Boland Gas Refinery in Iran’s southwestern Khouzestan Province was officially inaugurated by the previous president Hasan Rouhani in mid-January, 2021.

  • Capital Market 2022-01-01 15:19

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Government determined to support capital market

    TEHRAN- Capital market in a country eliminates the enterprises’ need for external financing that requires forex rate risk; and plays an important role in risk sharing and the effectiveness of capital allocation in various economic sectors, and as a result increases economic growth and welfare in society.

  • Railway 2021-12-29 12:58

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran, Iraq now more serious to complete Shalamcheh-Basra railway

    TEHRAN- The connection of the railway from Iran’s southwestern Shalamcheh town to Basra city in Iraq has been among the issues pursued by the governments of the two countries for many years.

  • Oil industry 2021-12-25 11:00

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Research, technology highlighted in oil industry

    TEHRAN- In the recent years, especially after the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions, Iran has seriously pursued strengthening and developing knowledge-based, research and technology activities in all sectors, with the aim of empowering domestic production and nullifying the sanctions.

  • Budget bill 2021-12-14 10:52

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Tax incomes highlighted in next year’s budget bill

    TEHRAN – President Ebrahim Raisi submitted the administration’s draft of the national budget bill for the next Iranian calendar year 1401, which starts on March 21, 2022, to the Majlis on Sunday.

  • Electrical equipment 2021-11-17 14:40

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Replacing worn-out equipment to reduce electricity consumption

    TEHRAN- Iran has been facing some serious challenges regarding electricity supply over the past decade mainly due to the temperature rising and decrease of rainfalls.

  • renewables 2021-11-09 12:02

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Private sector to develop renewable energy sector in Iran

    TEHRAN- Renewables account for about seven percent of Iran’s total power generation, versus natural gas’ 90 percent share.

  • Agricultural mechanization 2021-11-05 11:41

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Unprecedented leap in agricultural mechanization development indicators

    As the world's population grows, the importance of agriculture and meeting human needs through agriculture is increasing day by day.

  • steel 2021-10-16 15:26

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran’s steel sector still booming despite sanctions

    After the withdrawal of the United States from Iran’s nuclear deal, the Islamic Republic has faced sanctions in various industries, including steel sector.

  • capital market 2021-10-11 14:57

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Capital market boom, a golden opportunity to finance enterprises

    TEHRAN- Financing in Iran has been traditionally the responsibility of the banking system.

  • Mining 2021-09-28 13:44

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Exploration operation seriously pursued in mining sector

    TEHRAN- Iran has 68 different types of minerals. The country’s proven iron ore reserves are 2.7 billion tons, and copper ores are 2.6 billion tons.

  • Shareholder culture 2021-09-25 16:34

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Promoting shareholder culture to elevate capital market’s role

    TEHRAN- Secure investment is always one of the concerns of individuals in society. For a long time, people have been looking to make the best use of their savings and market resources, so that while maintaining its value against inflationary shocks, they can benefit from the growth of their capital by creating value.

  • Fixed income funds 2021-09-18 17:02

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Fixed income funds overtake banks in attracting people's investment

    TEHRAN- It’s over two years that stock market in Iran has been playing an outstanding role in the attraction of the people’s investment.

  • IME 2021-09-13 12:03

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Industry Ministry determined on massive offering of goods through commodity exchange

    In a bid to bring transparency of prices to the markets of some major goods, Iran’s government is determined to offer such commodities through the commodity exchange.

  • Refineries 2021-09-11 14:58

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Oil, gas refining capacity rising, more investment required

    TEHRAN- Despite all the external challenges like the coronavirus pandemic and the U.S. sanctions, the Iranian oil and gas sector has been developing at a fast pace and the country is passing new milestones in this industry every day.

  • Cement 2021-08-23 16:50

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Offering cement on commodity exchange, a right decision?

    The market of cement, which is one of the most important constructional materials, has witnessed huge turmoil in Iran in the past three months, that has been unprecedented in the history of production and consumption of this product.