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  • Finland 2017-04-20 11:17

    Tehran, Helsinki sign MOU on customs co-op

    TEHRAN- Head of Islamic Republic of Iran's Customs Administration (IRICA) Masoud Karbasian and Director General of Finnish Customs Antti Hartikainen signed an MOU on customs cooperation in Helsinki, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • Iran-EU 2017-04-19 23:02

    Iran-EU trade up 171% in Jan.

    TEHRAN - The European Union’s trade with Iran amounted to €1.55 billion in January 2017, a 171 percent rise compared to the first month of 2016, based on the latest figures released by the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat.

  • 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.

  • Shahdaie 2017-04-17 16:47

    Iran among few countries with all petchem feedstock types: NPC head

    ASSALUYEH- Iran is among the few countries which have all kinds of petrochemical feedstock, National Petrochemical Company (NPC) Managing Director Marziyeh Shahdaie stated on Sunday.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • BP 2017-04-07 20:40

    BP to operate joint North Sea field with Iran

    BP and Iran's state-run oil company received a license from the U.S. Treasury last year to operate their joint gas field in the North Sea following the lifting of Western sanctions on Tehran, BP said on Thursday.

  • Iran-Latvia 2017-04-06 23:18

    Latvia welcomes expansion of transport co-op with Iran

    TEHRAN- Latvia welcomes development of its transport cooperation with Iran, Latvian Transport Ministry's State Secretary Kaspars Ozolins said in a meeting with Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan in Tehran, IRNA reported on Wednesday.

  • shahdaie 2017-04-06 11:14

    Petchem exports projected to hit $11 billion

    TEHRAN – The National Petrochemical Company plans to export 23 million tons of petrochemical products, worth $11 billion, during the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21).

  • Bijan Namdar Zanganeh 2017-04-05 18:37

    Iran not concerned by Indian threat to cut oil imports: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN – Iran does not consider India's decision to cut oil imports from Tehran in 2017/18 by a fifth as a threat, ISNA quoted Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh as saying on Wednesday.

  • Aseman-Boeing. 2017-04-05 09:27

    Iran’s Aseman Airlines inks $3b deal with Boeing

    TEHRAN- Iranian airliner Aseman signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the U.S. aircraft maker Boeing to buy 30 passenger planes model 737 MAX worth $3 billion, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • 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.

  • capital market 2017-04-03 19:43

    Investors from 37 countries active in Iran’s capital market

    TEHRAN - Investors from 37 countries are currently active in Iran’s capital market, ISNA reported.

  • Trade 2017-04-02 20:48

    Non-oil trade hits $87.6b, up 4.3% yr/yr

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil trade reached $87.646 billion in the past Iranian calendar year (March 2016-March 2017), an increase of 4.34 percent compared to its preceding year.

  • Farnaz Alavi 2017-04-02 16:56

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Diversification, marketing on post-sanctions agenda: NPC official

    TEHRAN- Given the positive environment created after the lifting of sanctions against Iran, National Petrochemical Company (NPC) has put product diversification and market expansion on its agenda, Farnaz Alavi, the NPC director for planning and development told the Tehran Times in an e-mailed interview.

  • FDI 2017-04-01 21:31

    Iran ratifies attraction of over $12b of foreign investments in post-sanction era

    TEHRAN- According to the latest report of Iranian Finance Ministry, the country approved attraction of $12.48 billion of foreign investments as of the implementation of its nuclear deal with the world powers in January 2016, Mehr news agency reported on Saturday.

  • Mercantile exchange 2017-04-01 21:21

    Mercantile exchange picks up 73% in a year

    TEHRAN- More than 33 million tons of commodities, at the value of 817 trillion rials (about $21.8 billion) were traded on the physical market at Iran Mercantile Exchange (IME) during the past Iranian calendar year 1395 (ended on March 20, 2017), showing 73 percent increase compared to its preceding year, IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • صادرات 2017-04-01 12:44

    S.Korea’s import of Iranian non-oil goods skyrocketed

    TEHRAN – South Korea’s import of non-oil goods from Iran rose by 230 percent in the previous Iranian calendar year which ended on March 20, according to the Iran Customs Administration.

  • South Pars 2017-04-01 04:18

    South Pars 5 phases to add 150mcm to Iran’s gas output

    TEHRAN- Inaugurating five phases of Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) in near future will add 150 million cubic meters (mcm) to the country’s daily gas output, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh announced.

  • Iran oil, gas condensate exports 2017-04-01 00:14

    Oil, gas condensate exports hit 3 million bpd

    TEHRAN- Iran exported three million barrels per day (bpd) of oil and gas condensate in the last month of the past Iranian calendar year, Esfand (February 19- March 20), Shana news agency quoted Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh.

  • car output 2017-03-31 23:25

    Car production to reach 1.5m in a year

    TEHRAN- Some 1.5 million of cars are planned to be manufactured in Iran by the end of the present Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), Iranian Deputy Industry Minister was quoted by Mehr news agency on Friday.

  • Inflation in rural areas 2017-03-31 00:25

    Annual inflation rate stands at 9.3% in rural areas

    TEHRAN- The Statistical Center of Iran announced that the inflation rate in rural areas stood at 9.3 percent during the past Iranian calendar year of 1395 (which ended on March 20), Mehr news agency reported.

  • Iran oil to Belarus 2017-03-30 22:18

    Turkey’s import of Iranian oil more than doubled in Feb.

    TEHRAN- Turkey’s import of oil from Iran rose more than two times in February 2017 from February 2016, Tasnim news agency reported on Thursday.

  • Novak 2017-03-30 22:02

    Russia, Iran may launch oil-for-goods program in 2017 : Novak

    The Russia-Iran cooperation under the "oil-for-goods" program may start in 2017, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters on the sidelines of an international Arctic forum Wednesday.

  • trade balance 2017-03-30 01:16

    Iran's trade balance positive for 2nd consecutive year

    TEHRAN – Based on the latest data released by Iran's Customs Administration, the country's trade balance was reported positive for the second consecutive year.

  • oil 2017-03-30 01:08

    OPEC, non-OPEC deal could be further extended: Zanganeh

    TEHRAN - Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Tuesday the deal between OPEC and non-OPEC nations for cutting output could be further extended beyond June.