The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL)

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  • rail-shipping 2019-12-20 13:22

    IRISL, RAI ink co-op MOU on transit of goods

    TEHRAN- Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) and Iran’s Railways (known as RAI) signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation for transit of commodities, IRNA reported.

  • Richard Nephew 2019-12-18 14:53

    By Javad Heirannia

    Changing label of Iran’s sanctions to make it harder to remove sanctions: Nephew

    TEHRAN –Richard Nephew, who served as the lead sanctions expert for the US team negotiating with Iran, is of the opinion that “It is true that this is the Trump Administration's intention: to make it much harder to remove the sanctions in the future because now entities and individuals are considered "terrorists" in addition to "proliferators".”

  • IRISL 2019-12-03 13:56

    Iran to launch new shipping line to Eastern Mediterranean

    TEHRAN – Iran plans to launch a direct shipping route to carry its goods to the Eastern Mediterranean, IRNA reported on Monday, quoting an official with Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), as saying.

  • Modares Khiabani 2019-07-28 19:15

    Modares Khiabani appointed new head of IRISL

    TEHRAN- Mohammadreza Modares Khiabani was appointed as the new head of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), replacing Mohammad Saeedi, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday.

  • indian crewmen 2019-07-26 19:49

    Ambassador says Iran gives consular access to 18 crew of the British vessel

    Iran releases 9 Indian crewmen of impounded oil tanker 

    TEHRAN - After impounding two oil tankers for violating international regulations in the Strait of Hormuz, Iran has released a number of the crewmen and has granted consular access to other remaining crew members.

  • IRISL 2019-06-24 18:59

    IRISL ranks 14th among world’s top 100 shipping lines

    TEHRAN – Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) is ranked 14 in Alphaliner’s latest list of world’s top 100 shipping lines published on June 20, Tasnim news agency reported on Monday.

  • Rastad 2019-04-27 19:54

    Iranian maritime fleet listed on IMO whitelist

    TEHRAN – Iran’s maritime fleet has been placed on white list of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), thanks to the set of measures the country has taken to preserve and enhance maritime safety, according to the managing director of Iran’s Port and Maritime Organization (PMO).

  • IRISL 2018-04-04 19:58

    IRISL rises to 19th place in Alphaliner’s Top 100 ranking

    TEHRAN- The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) has advanced in the Alphaliner’s Top 100 ranking, climbing to 19th place in April from 22nd last year.

  • IRISL 2017-12-23 08:28

    New giant container vessels to boost IRISL’s global ranking to 16

    TEHRAN – Four new giant container vessels are planned to be added to the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL)’s fleet next year, Tasnim news agency reported on Friday quoting IRISL’s managing director as saying.

  • Iran RAfrica 2017-10-29 10:15

    IRISL to re-open office in South Africa

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) plans to reopen a representative office in South Africa, IRNA reported on Saturday quoting IRISL’s managing director as saying.

  • IRISL 2017-10-22 18:51

    IRISL’s fleet average life to decrease to 16 years in Mar. 2018

    TEHRAN- Through the arrival of the first vessel Iran has purchased from South Korea on March 2018, the average life of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL)’s fleet will be reduced to 12 years from the current 16 years, according to IRISL managing director.

  • IRISL 2017-06-25 10:11

    Iran’s 2-month container shipping jumps 61%

    TEHRAN - Container shipping operated by Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) during the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-May 21, 2017) rose by 61 percent compared to the last year’s same period.

  • Nobakht 2017-05-29 09:58

    Iran plans for stronger status of IRISL in global marine transport

    TEHRAN- Given removal of sanctions against Iran, the government plans for more strengthening of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) in the world’s marine transportation, IRNA reported on Sunday quoting Mohammad Baqer Nobakht, the government spokesman as well as head of the Management and Planning Organization, as saying.

  • IRISL 2017-04-04 19:56

    IRISL signs co-op MOU with Kamigumi, SUZUE

    TEHRAN- The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Japan’s SUZUE Corporation and Kamigumi Company in Singapore, IRIB new reported on Tuesday.

  • IRISL 2017-03-15 09:34

    IRISL dismisses offering shares on London Stock Exchange

    TEHRAN- Tasnim news agency reported on Tuesday that Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) has rejected offering of its shares on London Stock Exchange (LSE) initial public offering (IPO).

  • Bunkering 2017-01-29 13:53

    Iran’s ship-refueling future looks bright

    Iran says bunkering (refueling of ships) in Iranian ports is 5-7 dollars cheaper than the same service in UAE's Fujairah port.

  • Daewoo 2017-01-10 17:31

    Daewoo to establish joint shipbuilding company in Iran this month

    TEHRAN – Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Co., Ltd. (DSME) is to establish a shipbuilding company with three Iranian state-run companies by the end of January.

  • IRISL,Hyundai 2016-12-09 17:50

    IRISL, Hyundai ink shipbuilding contract

    TEHRAN- According to a contract signed with Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Line (IRISL), South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries Company, Ltd. (HHI) will build mega-container vessels as well as tankers for carrying petroleum products for Iran, IRNA reported on Friday.

  • German ministers 2016-11-15 09:53

    By Haniyeh Sadat Jafariyeh

    Germany-Iran economic ties unfazed by Trump presidency: ministers

    On Sunday night, the Tehran Times sat with Minister for Economic Affairs, Employment, Transport and Technology of Germany’s Schleswig-Holstein state, Reinhard Meyer, and Minister of Economy, Transport and Innovation of Hamburg state, Frank Horch, to get their points of view about the current and future bilateral economic ties with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • HJ2.jpg 2016-10-16 08:25

    Iran’s shipping line ranks 19th globally

    TEHRAN- The Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL) ranks 19th among the world's international shipping lines according to the latest report released by Clarksons Research's Container Intelligence Monthly, Tasnim news agency reported on Saturday.