November 21, 2018

807 industrial estates operating or ready to start operation in Iran

TEHRAN- Some 807 industrial estates are already operating or are ready to start operation throughout the country, according to Iranian Deputy Industry Minister Mohsen Salehinia.
November 21, 2018

PMO head presents Iran’s maritime capabilities in IMO session

TEHRAN- The head of Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) presented his country’s maritime capabilities during the 121st session of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) held in London from November 19 to 23, IRNA reported.
November 21, 2018

Tehran to host Intl. apparel expo in early Dec.

TEHRAN – The 6th edition of Iran’s International Apparel Exhibition (Iran Mode 2018) is due to be held during December 2 – 5 at Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds, IRIB reported.
November 21, 2018

Tehran, Moscow discuss expansion of transport ties

TEHRAN – Iranian Transport Minister Mohammad Eslami met with his Russian counterpart Yevgeny Dietrich on Tuesday to discuss expansion of ties, the Iranian Transport Ministry’s portal reported.
November 20, 2018

Iran-EU seminar held on food trade, agricultural co-op

A two-day Iran-EU seminar was held on November 19-20, adopting standards and trade policies on food and agricultural cooperation between Iran and EU.
November 20, 2018

Iran’s 1st intl. conference on venture capital slated for late Jan. 2019

TEHRAN – Focusing on small and medium enterprises (SMEs), startups, accelerators, and mainly venture capitals (VCs), Iran’s first venture capital international conference is due to be held on 27-28 January 2019 at Tehran Permanent International Fairgro...
November 20, 2018

Catalog exhibition of Iranian products to be held in Berlin

TEHRAN – Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (TCCIMA) plans to hold a catalog exhibition of Iran-made products at Iran-EU Economic Cooperation Center in Berlin on January 14, 2019, the portal of TCCIMA reported.
November 20, 2018

Kish Island hosting intl. gold, gemstones expo

TEHRAN – Concurrent with Iran’s first Gemstone Trading Symposium, the 4st Intl. Exhibition of Gold, Jewelry, Silver, Gemstones, and Related Industries (Kish Goldex 2018) is running during November 19-22 in Kish Island’s international convention center....
November 20, 2018

Pakistan underscores expansion of trade ties with Iran

TEHRAN- Speaking with the Pakistani media, Asad Umar, Pakistan’s Minister of Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs, put emphasis on the necessity of strengthening trade ties with Iran.
November 20, 2018

U.S. approach against Iran’s maritime sector violates IMO’s spirit

TEHRAN- Iran’s Ports and Maritime Organization (PMO) in a statement condemned the U.S.’s sanctions against Iran’s maritime transportation and activities and said such approach is in contravention with the laws and regulations of International Maritime ...
November 20, 2018

ICOPMAS 2018 to host 36 countries in late Nov.

TEHRAN- Representatives from 36 countries will participate in Iran’s 13rd Biennial International Conference on Coasts, Ports and Marine Structures (ICOPMAS 2018) which will be held at Olympic Hotel in Tehran from November 26 to 28.
November 20, 2018

Oil min. appoints new NPC head

TEHRAN- Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh named Behzad Mohammadi as the new of the National Petrochemical Company (NPC), IRNA reported on Tuesday.
November 19, 2018

Privatization envisaged in budget law achieved by 60%: IPO head

TEHRAN- Some 60 percent of the target for divesting state-run shares to the private sector envisaged in the budget law for the present Iranian calendar year (began on March 21) has been already achieved, according to the head of Iranian Privatization O...
November 19, 2018

Japan, South Korea plan to resume Iran oil imports from January: sources

Refiners in Japan and South Korea are looking to resume Iranian oil imports from January after receiving waivers from U.S. sanctions on Tehran, sources familiar with the matter said.
November 19, 2018

Montazer Torbati appointed new managing director of NIGC

TEHRAN- Hassan Montazer Torbati was appointed as the new managing director of National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), IRNA reported.
November 19, 2018

Bank loans to economic sector rise 14% in 7 months on year

TEHRAN- According to the latest report released by the Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the granted banking facilities to domestic economic sectors witnessed 14 percent growth during the first seven months of the present Iranian calendar year (March 21-Octo...
November 19, 2018

CBI issues instructions on exports revenues return

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) issued the instructions on return details of the hard currency earned by exporters back to the domestic financial system, IRNA reported on Monday.
November 19, 2018

Iran, EU joint conference on agro-food co-op running in Tehran

TEHRAN – A Joint conference on the development of agricultural cooperation, standards and agro-food trade between Iran and the European Union kicked off in Tehran on Monday, IRNA reported.
November 19, 2018

Iraq Emerges as Iran’s Top Export Destination

Iraq has emerged as Iran’s top export destination in the current Iranian year, an official announced. The director of the export bureau of Iran’s Customs Office, Ali Akbar Shadmani, said the value of the country’s exports since the beginning of the current Iranian year (March 21, 2018) has surpassed $30 billion, with Iraq being the […]
November 19, 2018

Iraqi Dinar may replace US Dollar in Iran-Iraq Trade

Iranian ambassador to Baghdad said Iran and Iraq are weighing plans to eliminate US dollar in trade transactions and also lift visa requirements for citizens of the two countries. Speaking at a TV program on Saturday night, Iraj Masjedi said Tehran and Baghdad are considering plans to use Iraqi dinar for trade transactions or develop […]