May 28, 2018

615 worn-out passenger wagons scrapped in a year

TEHRAN - Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (IRIR) scrapped 615 worn-out passenger wagons last year, IRNA reported on Monday quoting an IRIR official.
May 28, 2018

Brazil ready to expand co-op with Iran in road transportation

TEHRAN- Brazilian Ambassador to Tehran Rodrigo de Azeredo Santos announced his country’s readiness for improvement of road transportation ties with Iran, the official website of Iran’s Industrial Development and Renovation Organization (IDRO) reported ...
May 28, 2018

Iran Weekly Recap | Removing Twitter Ban, Telegram Losing Views, MTN Stays & More

Every week we’ll be bringing you the highlights of Iran’s tech scene in the past week. This week, we covered Iran to remove the Twitter ban, Telegram losing its place, the growth of mobile internet and MTN staying in Iran.

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May 28, 2018

Over 13m tons of goods loaded, unloaded at Shahid Rajaee port

TEHRAN- Over 13.269 million tons of commodities were loaded and unloaded at Shahid Rajaee Port, in south of Iran, during the two-month period from March 21 to May 21, according to the director general of Ports and Maritime Department of Hormozgan Provi...
May 28, 2018

29 Iranian oilfields to raise production

TEHRAN - The Iranian government approved on Monday an increase in production from 29 oilfields across the country, IRNA reported.
May 28, 2018

Monthly gas condensate exports up 149% yr/yr

TEHRAN- The value of Iran’s gas condensate exports in the second Iranian calendar month Ordibehesht (April 21-May 21) rose 149 percent from the same month of the past year, according to a customs director.
May 27, 2018

Export of Iran’s gas rises 60% in a year

TEHRAN- Iran’s gas exports rose 60 percent in the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20) compared to its preceding year, a director in National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) announced.
May 27, 2018

Non-oil trade balance close to $1b in 2 months

TEHRAN- Iran’s non-oil trade with other countries registered a $942 million positive balance in the two-month period from March 21 to May 21, Tasnim news agency reported on Sunday citing the data offered by the Islamic Republic of Iran Customs Administ...
May 27, 2018

Russian giant mining co. ready to commence co-op with Iran

TEHRAN- Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company (UMMC), one of the top Russian producers of major minerals including copper, zinc, coal, gold and silver, has voiced readiness to cooperate with Iran on various mining and mineral industries sector.
May 27, 2018

Inflation rate at 9.1%: CBI

TEHRAN- The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced that the inflation rate in the twelve-month period ended on the last day of the second Iranian calendar month Ordibehesht (May 21) stood at 9.1 percent, IRNA reported on Saturday.
May 27, 2018

Bank loans to economic sector rise 14.9% in a month yr/yr

TEHRAN- Iranian banking system’s offered facilities to domestic economic sectors during the first month of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-April 20) increased by 14.9 percent, in comparison with the same month in the year before, Public Rel...
May 27, 2018

Iranian crude oil exports to go on as before

TEHRAN- Iran is continuing its exports of oil as it did before Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal, and exports 2.5 million barrels of the product per day, National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) Managing Director Ali Kardor announced.
May 26, 2018

First platform of South Pars phases 22-24 installed

TEHRAN- Platform SPD-22, which is the first platform of the phases 22, 23, 24 of developing Iran’s South Pars gas field (in the Persian Gulf) was installed on its designated offshore spot at Friday night, Public Relations Department of Pars Oil and Gas...
May 26, 2018

Crude steel output in Iran jumps 27.6% in 4 months on year: WSA

TEHRAN- Production of crude steel in Iran stood at 8.127 million tons during January-April of this year, indicating 27.6 percent rise from the figure of the same period of time in 2017, according to World Steel Association (WSA).
May 26, 2018

Iran’s light crude price rise highest among benchmarks

TEHRAN- Iran’s light crude oil price rose $2.81 in the week ended on May 18, to register the greatest increase among crude benchmarks.
May 26, 2018

Iranian economic center unveils proposal package to save JCPOA

TEHRAN - Since Trump announced U.S. withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal in early May and vowed to reimpose sanctions on Iran, the European signatories to the deal have been discussing plans to secure Iran’s economic benefits to persuade Tehran to sta...
May 26, 2018

MTN Is Not Leaving Iran

After hearing the news that the South-African Telecom Company, MTN, was negotiating with Iranian authorities and especially the Central Bank of Iran to repatriate a massive amount of its money (300 million Euros), the continuance of this company’s presence in the Iranian market became rather a mystery. 

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May 26, 2018

Real estate deals up 33% in a month yr/yr

TEHRAN- The number of real estate deals rose 33 percent in the past Iranian calendar month Ordibehesht (April 21-May 21) from the same month in the previous year, according to Mostafa Qoil Khosravi, the chairman of Real Estate Agencies Union.
May 26, 2018

10 railway stations inaugurated in a year

TEHRAN- The managing director of Iran’s Construction and Development of Transportation Infrastructures Company (CDTIC) announced that 10 railway stations were inaugurated in the country during the past Iranian calendar year (ended on March 20), IRNA re...
May 26, 2018

Trade between Iran, Ireland doubles in 2017

TEHRAN- A recent report released by the Central Statistics Office of Ireland (CSO) shows that the value of trade between Iran and Ireland has doubled in 2017, IRNA reported.