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  • Mineral-exports Yesterday 20:51

    Annual minerals, mining exports exceed $7b

    TEHRAN- Iran’s minerals and mining industries exports exceeded $7 billion in the previous Iranian calendar year 1395 (March 2016-March 2017), according to the latest data released by the Customs Administration.

  • Akhundi Yesterday 20:51

    Iran, Kyrgyzstan discuss development of railway ties

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi conferred on expansion of Iran-Kyrgyzstan railway ties in a meeting with the parliamentary delegation of Kyrgyzstan, led by Speaker Chynybai Tursunbekov, Mehr news agency reported on Wednesday.

  • WB 2017-04-25 20:48

    Iran’s cross border trade improved in 2017: World Bank

    TEHRAN - The World Bank in its recent report titled “Doing Business 2017” said that Iran has improved its trading across borders through applying the national single-window system.

  • Iran oil, gas condensate exports 2017-04-25 20:47

    Iran ranks as No.2 oil supplier to South Korea 1st time for a quarter

    Iran ranked as South Korea's second-biggest oil exporter over the first three months of 2017 as it ramped up output to regain market share after sanctions were lifted last year, the first time ever it has claimed the No.2 spot for a quarter.

  • ATR 2017-04-25 18:50

    Iran to receive 3 ATR airplanes in 3 weeks

    TEHRAN- Iran’s national flag-carrier airline Iran Air signed a contract for purchasing 20 turboprop passenger planes from the French-Italian aircraft manufacturer ATR in mid-April and three planes of the kind will be delivered to the country in three weeks, Managing Director of Iran Air Farhad Parvaresh announced, Mehr news agency reported on Tuesday.

  • Iran.EU 2017-04-24 09:47

    Iran, EU to broaden agricultural cooperation

    TEHRAN- In their first joint meeting with officials of Iranian Agriculture Ministry in Tehran, the visiting members of the European Parliament's Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (AGRI) voiced readiness for transferring new technologies and innovations in agriculture sector to the Islamic country, IRIB news reported on Sunday.

  • oil-price 2017-04-24 07:56

    Iranian oil price hikes 99 cents per barrel in a week

    TEHRAN- The price of Iran’s light crude oil in the week ending April 14 experienced a $0.99 increase to reach $52.42 per barrel, IRNA reported on Sunday.

  • zamaninia 2017-04-23 19:15

    Deal with Total probably finalized within a month: official

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Oil Minister in International Affairs and Trading Amir Hossein Zamaninia said the deal with Total based on the new oil contracts (known as IPC) will be probably finalized at most within a month, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • IGTF 2017-04-22 20:30

    Tehran hosting 48 foreign companies in horticulture fair

    TEHRAN – The second edition of Iran Green Trade Fair (IGTF 2017) is hosting five domestic exhibitors and 48 foreign companies, IRIB reported.

  • Zanganeh 2017-04-22 19:49

    Post-JCPOA petchem industry 'promising': Zanganeh

    TEHRAN- The future of Iran’s petrochemical industry is promising after the implementation of JCPOA (Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action which lifted sanction against Iran in January 2016), Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Saturday.

  • Shafeie 2017-04-21 20:12

    Tehran, Hanoi able to reach $2b trade: ICCIMA head

    TEHRAN- Iran and Vietnam can increase the value of their bilateral trade up to $2 billion, Head of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) Gholam-Hossein Shafeie said addressing an Iran-Vietnam trade forum held in Hanoi on Thursday.

  • World Bank 2017-04-21 18:30

    Iran’s current account surplus jumps in 2016: World Bank

    TEHRAN- The World Bank in its recent report of Middle East and North Africa region (MENA) announced that Iran’s current account surplus rose to 6.5 percent of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2016 from 2.7 percent in 2015.

  • IPF 2017-04-19 19:08

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    IPF to bring world of petrochemicals together

    TEHRAN- The 13th edition of Iran Petrochemical Forum (IPF) will play host to 101 participants, representing 74 foreign companies from 18 countries.

  • Project Iran 2017 2017-04-18 21:13

    Over 200 foreign companies to attend Project Iran 2017 expo

    TEHRAN – Over 200 companies will attend the 3rd International Trade Exhibition for Construction Materials, Equipment and Technology of Iran (Project Iran 2017) which will be held at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds from April 24 to 27.

  • Zanganeh 2017-04-18 18:25

    South Pars daily output to reach 630mcm by Mar. 2018: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN- Daily production in Iran’s South Pars gas field will reach 630 million cubic meters (mcm) by the end of current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), Shana quoted Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh as saying on Monday.

  • Iran-Russia 2017-04-18 18:25

    Iran, Russia ink MOU on fishery co-op

    TEHRAN- Iran and Russia signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the fishery sector, IRIB reported on Tuesday.

  • South Pars phases 20 and 21 2017-04-17 19:09

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    ‘Iranian companies main contractors of new South Pars projects’

    ASSALUYEH - Domestic companies were the main contractors of the five newly inaugurated phases of the South Pars gas field (both in terms of investment and technology) and foreigners just supplied some equipment, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh told the Tehran Times on Sunday.

  • Rouhani 2017-04-16 19:44

    Iran inaugurates mega energy projects worth $20b

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani officially inaugurated 10 major oil, gas, and petrochemical projects worth $20 billion in the southern energy-rich Assalouyeh region on Sunday.

  • SBP-CBI 2017-04-16 08:57

    Iran, Pakistan ink MOU on banking co-op

    TEHRAN – The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) and the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) signed an agreement on Banking and Payment Arrangement (BPA) aiming to strengthen banking ties between the two countries.

  • Ali Kardor 2017-04-15 17:57

    South Pars deal with Total to be finalized within days: NIOC

    TEHRAN – The National Iranian Oil Company will soon finalize an agreement with France’s Total on the development of South Pars gas field’s phase 11.

  • Carpet 2017-04-14 20:21

    Iran’s carpet exports rise 27%, U.S. reported top importer

    TEHRAN - About $350 million worth of Iranian carpets were exported during the last Iranian calendar year (ended March 20) registering a 27 percent increase compared to the preceding year, Tasnim news agency quoted Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's National Carpet Center.

  • Tayyebnia 2017-04-14 18:14

    Foreign investment in Iran hits $12b annually: fin. min.

    TEHRAN- Iran attracted $12 billion in foreign investment during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), ISNA quoted Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Ali Tayyebnia as saying.

  • ATR 2017-04-12 19:18

    ATR voices readiness for supplying Iran’s ordered airplanes

    TEHRAN- ATR is proud of assisting Iran with revamping its air fleet via supplying its required airplanes, IRNA quoted Patrick de Castelbajac, the CEO of ATR, as saying on Wednesday.

  • Bavaria 2017-04-12 08:50

    Bavarian trade delegation to embark for Tehran

    TEHRAN- A German trade delegation from the southeastern state of Bavaria will be in Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) on May 1, to negotiate expansion of ties with Iranian entrepreneurs, the official website of TCCIMA announced.

  • ATR 2017-04-11 20:29

    Iran to receive 4 ATR airplanes by late April.

    TEHRAN- Iran’s national flag-carrier airline Iran Air has signed a contract to buy 20 ATR 72-600 from the French-Italian aircraft manufacturer and four planes of the kind will be delivered to the country in 15 days, Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced on Monday.

  • South Pars 2017-04-11 17:44

    South Pars phases 17, 18 to be inaugurated by Apr. 20

    TEHRAN- Phases 17 and 18 of developing Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) will be inaugurated by the end of the first month of current Iranian calendar year Farvardin (April 20), ISNA reported on Tuesday quoting Mohammad-Reza Chalipa, the operator of these phases.

  • West Karoun 2017-04-10 15:37

    West Karoun’s output to reach 500,000 bpd by end of spring

    TEHRAN- Production from six oilfields of West Karoun region in southwestern Iran will reach about 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) by the end of spring, which corresponds to the first quarter of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 21), Shana reported on Saturday quoting an oil official.

  • Boeing 777 2017-04-09 18:45

    First Boeing 777 to join Iran fleet within a month

    TEHRAN- The first Boeing 777 airplane will be delivered to Iran within a month, Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan said, Mehr news agency reported on Sunday.

  • IPC 2017-04-08 19:24

    Iran to certify more companies for IPC soon

    TEHRAN – A second list of international companies qualified to bid for Iran’s new model of oil and gas projects, known as Iran Petroleum Contract, is going to be released within the next few days.

  • trade 2017-04-08 01:53

    Iran’s trade balance with U.S. positive in Jan., Feb. 2017

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report of American Statistical Association (ASA), Iran-U.S. trade balance tipped in favor of Iran during January and February 2017, due to the sharp fall of the U.S.’ exports to the Islamic Republic.