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  • Iran-IATA 2017-06-10 03:10

    Iran Air managing director elected to IATA board of governors

    TEHRAN- Managing director of the Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iran Air, was chosen as a member of the board of governors of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), IRNA reported citing Iran Air portal.

  • Car 2017-06-09 18:50

    Iran's car production up 9.8% in 2.5 months

    TEHRAN- Iranian carmakers manufactured 233,118 vehicles in the first 2.5 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-June 5) with 9.8 percent rise compared to the same period of time in the previous year, according to Amir-Hossein Qanati, the spokesman of Iran’s Auto Policy-Making Council.

  • Malaysia 2017-06-08 09:42

    Tehran, Kuala Lumpur set to triple trade to $2b

    TEHRAN - Iran and Malaysia signed a cooperation agreement in Tehran on Wednesday, preparing the ground to triple bilateral trade to around $2 billion.

  • Iran-Qatar 2017-06-07 21:30

    Iranian ports open to Qatari-flagged ships

    TEHRAN - Ports and Maritime Organization of Iran (PMO)’s Deputy Managing Director for Port Affairs Jalil Eslami said that Iranian ports are ready to receive Qatari vessels if they wish to go through Iran.

  • Qatari flights  2017-06-07 11:02

    Iran’s airspace open to Qatari flights 

    TEHRAN – With the dispute between Qatar and the Arab countries escalated, Iran has accepted flights performed by Qatari airlines to pass its airspace to travel to Africa and Europe.

  • NITC 2017-06-06 22:42

    NITC planning to renew oil tanker fleet

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) is looking at options to place its first orders for new very large crude carriers (VLCCs) in post-sanction era, as it plans to renew its existing fleet, the managing director of company has announced.

  • Iran foodstuff export 2017-06-06 20:23

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Billion-dollar Qatari food market on tap

    The Saudi-led severing of diplomatic ties with Qatar has provided a unique opportunity for Iran to tap into the billion-dollar food market of its Persian Gulf neighbor.

  • Transit 2017-06-06 09:53

    Transit of goods jumps 8.6% in 2 months

    TEHRAN- Iran exported 1.44 million tons of goods during the first two months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 22- May 21, 2017) via its land and maritime borders, showing 8.6 percent increase compared to the same period in the previous year.

  • Exports 2017-06-06 09:52

    Non-oil export exceeds $2.7b in a month

    TEHRAN- Iran exported over 800 million tons of non-oil products worth $2.722 billion in the first month of the current Iranian calendar year, Farvardin (March 21-April 20), ISNA reported on Monday.

  • WB 2017-06-05 19:06

    Iran’s GDP growth estimated at 4% in 2017: WB

    TEHRAN- In its latest report, the World Bank (WB) predicted a four-percent growth for Iran’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2017.

  • Iran-Eurasian Economic Commission 2017-06-02 13:29

    Free trade agreement discussed between Iran, Eurasian Economic Commission

    TEHRAN- Mahmoud Vaezi, Iran's minister of communications and information technology who is also the chairman of Iran-Russia Joint Economic Committee, and Veronika Nikishina, member of the board and also minister for trade of the Eurasian Economic Commission, discussed different aspects of a free trade agreement which is due to be signed between the two sides.

  • Iran Turkey 2017-06-02 13:07

    Iran delivers its 1st domestically built catamaran sailboat to Turkey

    TEHRAN- First Iranian built catamaran sailboat was delivered to Turkey, IRNA reported on Thursday.

  • Iran Armenia MOU 2017-06-02 12:55

    Tehran, Yerevan sign MOU on expansion of trade ties

    TEHRAN- Iran and Armenian inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the expansion of mutual trade relations, Iran’s Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) announced.

  • Drill 2017-05-31 09:52

    Domestically manufactured Tricone drill bit unveiled

    TEHRAN – In a ceremony on Monday Iran unveiled a domestically manufactured Tricone drill bit, Shana reported.

  • GDP 2017-05-30 21:18

    Annual non-oil GDP growth at 6.3%

    TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 6.3 percent during the past Iranian calendar year (March 2016-March 2017), according to the newest report of the Statistical Center of Iran (SCI).

  • Iran-Russia 2017-05-29 20:07

    2nd Iran-Russia Energy Committee meeting due in coming days

    TEHRAN – An Iranian delegation is due to leave Tehran for Moscow in coming days (up to Friday, June 2) to attend the second round of Iran-Russia Joint Energy Committee meeting to be hosted by Russia, Shana reported on Monday.

  • Petchem 2017-05-29 18:48

    Boost in nominal petchem output capacity planned

    TEHRAN- The National Petrochemical Company (NPC) plans to increase its nominal production capacity by three percent to reach 86 percent by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • POGC 2017-05-28 21:21

    Ground laid for South Pars phase 11 implementation: POGC head

    TEHRAN- The ground is laid for the implementation of phase 11 of developing South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf), Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the gas field, told Tasnim.

  • Non-oil export 2017-05-28 09:42

    Iran plans for 25% increase in non-oil exports

    TEHRAN- Iranian Industry, Mining and Trade Minister Mohammadreza Nematzadeh announced that the country plans to increase its annual non-oil exports by 25 percent by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018), IRNA reported on Saturday.

  • South Pars 2017-05-27 10:21

    South Pars 2nd development stage requires $20-30b

    TEHRAN- Development of South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) in the second stage is estimated to require $20-30 billion fund,  Mohammad Meshkinfam, the managing director of Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), which is in charge of developing the gas field, told ILNA.

  • abdi 2017-05-26 21:00

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Are they lucky enough to win Iran oil deals?

    After the implementation of Iran’s landmark nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), in January 2016, the Iranian oil industry has witnessed a flock of foreign companies willing to participate in different projects.

  • CRA pipes deal 2017-05-24 19:11

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Iran signs $630m deal to produce strategic oil equipment

    TEHRAN - By signing a contract worth $630 million with an Iranian-Spanish consortium on Wednesday, Iran joined the world’s manufacturers of special pipes, which are of strategic importance in the oil and gas industry.

  • oil-price 2017-05-23 20:07

    Iran sells crude oil at $45.21 per barrel in a week

    TEHRAN- Iran sold its light crude oil at $45.21 per barrel in the week ended on May 12, with 21 cents decrease from its previous week, IRNA reported on Tuesday.

  • TCCIMA 2017-05-23 09:33

    TCCIMA to host S. Korean trade delegation today

    TEHRAN- Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) will host a South Korean trade delegation in its building today, the official website of TCCIMA announced.

  • Jahangiri 2017-05-22 19:37

    West Karoun oilfields, IP gas pipeline projects prioritized

    TEHRAN - Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri has tasked the Oil Ministry with implementing 11 prioritized projects in the oil and gas sector by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • NITC 2017-05-22 09:14

    NITC, Indian refiners ready to expand cooperation

    TEHRAN- National Iranian Tanker Company (NITC) Managing Director Sirous Kianersi said that in his meeting with Indian Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan he has announced NITC’s readiness for the continuous and safe shipment of Indian refineries’ products.

  • Hamidreza Araqi 2017-05-21 19:11

    Persian Gulf nations tend to buy Iranian gas

    TEHRAN – The National Iranian Gas Company’s managing director Hamidreza Araqi told IRNA on Sunday that Persian Gulf nations are willing to buy Iranian gas.

  • Petchem 2017-05-21 09:32

    Germany, Netherlands, Britain top investment making seekers in petchem sector

    TEHRAN- Germany, the Netherlands and Britain stand on the top of the list of countries seeking investment making in Iran’s petrochemical sector in the post-sanctions era, IRNA reported on Saturday quoting Hossein Alimorad, director for investment making in National Petrochemical Company (NPC).

  • Jahangiri 2017-05-20 19:49

    First VP announces prioritized economic programs

    TEHRAN- Iran’s First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri has tasked the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs with implementing 14 prioritized programs by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2018).

  • electricity export 2017-05-19 17:47

    Iran's 2-month electricity exports tripled

    TEHRAN-Iran's exports of electricity to its neighboring countries tripled in the first two months of the current Iranian calendar year, which began on March 21, compared to the same period last year, Fars news agency reported on Friday quoting an energy official.